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Col. Gautam Kar nominated for the AFC Match Commissioner of the year

Posted on : Friday November 19, 2010

Experienced and renowned Match Commissioner, Col. Gautam Kar has been nominated for the AFC Match Commissioner of the year 2010. The AFC Annual Award ceremony is slated to be held at the Sunway Hotel Resort and Spa on November 24, 2010, in Kuala Lumpur. The other nominees are Abdul Ghafoor Abdul Hameed from Maldives and Talal A. Syailmeen from Jordan.
Speaking to the-aiff.com, Col. Gautam Kar was elated and said,’’ the nomination itself  is an award for me. To be among the top three Match Commissioner of Asia means a lot to me, but at the same time, it’s also an additional responsibility to keep performing better.’’
‘’ Being an Indian, I feel proud to contribute something to the Asian Football Administration,’’ added Col. Gautam Kar.
Kushal Das, General Secretary (AIFF) congratulated Col. Gautam Kar and said that,’’ it’s a matter of great pride for us in the football fraternity that Col. Gautam Kar has been nominated for this coveted award and I wish him all the best.’’