FOOTBALL ACADEMY

  • Tribal students demand 50% domicile quota in Tata Football Academy August 5, 2014

    Activists of tribal students, Adivasi Chatra Ekta, demonstrated in front of the Tata Football Academy (TFA) for the second day today demanding preference to local talents in recruitment of cadets. Led by Chatra Ekta leader Jasai Mardi, over one hundred activists sat on a dharna since Monday demanding 50 per cent...
  • India have impressive talent pool: Liverpool's youth academy coach April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: In an initiative which might help India's chances when the country hosts the under-17 World Cup, the Liverpool Football Academy-DSK Shivajians academy has offered to groom Indian players for the mega-event and beyond. DSK Shivajians had tied up with the world famous English club to start a residential international...
  • East Bengal enter the main round of U-20 I-League March 12, 2013

    Jamshedpur: Strong contenders East Bengal moved into the final round of Under-20 I-league tournament after holding Tata Football Academy to a goalless draw in its last league engagement in a Group B encounter of the 6th here on Tuesday. Sesa Football Academy secured a 2-0 win over Air India in...
  • TFA defeat ONGC 2-1, Sesa-Bagan play out goalless draw March 10, 2013

    Jamshedpur: Sesa Football Academy put up a dominating show to hold Mohun Bagan to a goalless draw while local outfit Tata Football Academy came from behind to beat ONGC 2-1 in the sixth under-20 I-League ties, here on Sunday. In the Group B match played at JRD Tata sports complex,...
  • TFA beat Mumbai FC 2-0 in under-20 I-League March 8, 2013

    Jamshedpur: Tata Football Academy started its campaign on a winning note, defeating Mumbai FC 2-0 while Shillong Lajong FC held Sesa Football Academy 1-1 in Group C and B ties respectively in the Under-20 I-League here on Friday. In the Group B match played at Gopal Maidan here, TFA, which...
  • India Positive: Inspiring stories of good work August 25, 2012

    American runs football academy for tribal girls, school on wheels educating slum children and more inspiring stories. ...
  • Jharkhand: American changes lives with football August 22, 2012

    Orhmanjhi: Franz Gastler is no professional footballer. Born and brought up in Edina, Minnesota, he studied at Boston University and Harvard Law School before he found his true calling, at least 13,000 km away from home, in a small village in North India. A professional trip around five years ago to...
  • Bayern to setup an academy in India November 13, 2008

    New Delhi: The Chairman of the German champions Bayern Munich KarlHeinz Rummenigge was in Kolkata on Wednesday and signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the West Bengal government to come up with an academy which would help nurture talent in India. This would be the first Bayern Academy outside Germany...