Jamshedpur: Tata Football Academy (TFA) participated in two friendly matches against the U-19 Indian Arrows team on the 12th and 13th of March. By displaying the passion towards the game, boys from the Tata Football Academy proved their talent and worth, and their performance caught the eyes of Floyd Pinto, Head Coach, Indian Arrows and Mahesh Gowli, Assistant Coach.
It has been later decided and announced that six of the players from Tata Football Academy (TFA) were short listed for the selection trials, which is to be held at Bhubaneswar from 22nd to 27th of March. The selected players will be taking part in the upcoming U-19 AFC Cup 2019.
Short listed players include: Gaurab – Midfielder, Ravi Bahadur Rana- Midfielder, Khangembam Samarjit Singh – Midfielder, Lalramdinsanga Ralte – Midfielder, Manas Protim Gogoi – Defender, Sandip Mandi – Defender.
Out of the six colts, Ravi Bahadur Rana had already delivered a successful stint while representing the U-16 Indian Arrows team for the AFC Cup 2017/18.