Nine youngsters from Reliance Foundation Young Champs gets ISL contracts


Nine youngsters from Reliance Foundation Young Champs gets ISL contracts

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Reliance Foundation Young Champs

Nine youngsters from the Reliance foundation young champs have bagged professional contracts. Certainly this is a big boost to India’s youngsters at the grassroots level.

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Clubs like Mumbai City FC, Kerala Blasters and Chennaiyin FC are amongst the ones to sign the youngsters. Aritra Das, Muhammed Basith PT ,Birendra Singh ,G Balaji, Aqib Nawab , Muhammed Nemil ,Thoi Singh and Ayush Chikkara.

RYFC youngsters get ISL contracts

“It is a matter of great pride and joy for us that our young champs from RFYC have embarked on their professional footballing journey with ISL.” said Mrs. Nita Ambani, Founder & Chairperson of Reliance Foundation.

We started the academy in 2015 to provide a pathway for talented young players across India to build successful professional careers in the sport. These boys arrived at RFYC in their early teens and I am delighted that they step out today as highly skilled players, who have earned a place with the best football clubs in the country.”

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In order to unlock the huge potential of Indian football, we need to create a world class eco-system,” asserted Mrs. Ambani.

That has been our goal at RFYC over these last five years. Of course, these are still early days and a lot of hard work lies ahead for these boys at their respective clubs. But I am hopeful the training they have received in all aspects from technical skills, physical fitness, and mental conditioning will hold them in good stead. I am keeping my fingers crossed for their success!”

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