22nd Aug 08:
Airtel sponsored India Under 16 Team will leave Mumbai on 1st Sep 2008 for Manchester/England on a Nine day exposure tour of England as part of preparation for the India Under 16 team for the AFC Under 16 Championship to be held in Uzbekistan in Oct 2008.During their visit which is at the invitation of Manchester United ,the team will play two friendly matches .The first friendly game will be on 4th Sep against Everton at Liverpool and the second friendly will be played against Manchester United Youth team on 9th Sep. Airtel sponsored India Under 16 team earlier visited West Virginia /USA in July 08 on a three week training cum exposure.
The India U-16 team
GK: Abhishek Das , Gurpreet Singh Sandhu & Jayanta Paul.
Defenders: Ajit Dhurva Bhoir , Ashfaq Ali , Ashish Chetri, Deepak Devrani, Shallum Pires, Sumit Rawat , Taranjit Kumar , Tanmoy Ghosh ,Vishal Kumar Ravindra Kumar.
Midfielders: Akshay Vimal Kumar Mall,Bijendra Rai, Bikramjit Singh,Shilton Sydney D’Silva , Harpreet Bedi, O R Lalrindika,Sunny , Tirthankar Sarkar.
Forwards: Raegan Albarnas ,Abhishek Das , Malsawmfela , Prem Kumar & Vivek Kumar
Officials: Narayana Menon/Coach ,Tanumoy Basu/Asst Coach ,Sanjoy Sen/GK Coach ,Coln Joesph Toal/Technical Director ,Chandru Jayaraman/Physiotherapist & Ankur Dutta/Manager
Posted on : Friday August 22, 2008