Two Sikkim girls shortlisted for National Camp for U-19 SAFF C'ship


Summit Report

GANGTOK, 09 Nov: Two emerging footballers from Sikkim have been shortlisted for the National Coaching Camp scheduled to be held from 11 Nov to 19 Dec in Goa.

Shridevi Subba and Laxmi Thatal, both from Dentam in West District, left for Siliguri today and will fly to Goa from Bagdogra airport on Wednesday morning.

A Sikkim Football Association press release issued by its president, Menla Ethenpa mentions that the coaching camp will prepare the national team for the forthcoming U-19 SAFF Women's Championship to be held in Bangladesh. An arrangement has been made to reach the girls to Siliguri from where they will board the flight to Goa on the morning of 10 Nov.

The release mentions that the duo have thanked SFA for giving them such a golden opportunity and assured to give their hundred percent to bring laurels to the state and country.

SFA president Menla Ethenpa has congratulated both the girls for their selection and extended his best wishes to them.