THE BLOG BY CPD FOOTBALL | The World of Indian football and beyond by Chris Punnakkattu Daniel

Delhi name their U-17 boys squad for Junior National Football Championship

Football Delhi (formerly known as Delhi Soccer Association)

Football Delhi have named their final Delhi U-17 boys squad for the Junior National Football Championship for the Dr. B.C. Roy Trophy in Meghalaya from January 28 to February 6.

Striker Ashu of Modern School has been named as captain, while goalkeeper Shubham Biswas of Nalanda Public School has been named vice-captain.

Delhi have been drawn in Group A to face Uttar Pradesh (February 28), Mizoram (February 30), and Goa (February 1).

Football Delhi president Dr. Shaji Prabhakaran said, “You are lucky 20 to qualify from the 400 boys who participated in the trials and now the onus is on you to come with flying colours and bring good name for Delhi, proud parents and yourself.”

Delhi U-17 Boys State Team

Shubham Biswas (Vice-Captain), Uday Aggarwal

Abhay Rawat, Sumit Kandpal, Varun Negi, Bishal Chand Barman, Chaitanya Bahuguna, Md. Abaan Qureshi, Arya Yadav, Vishesh Kardam

Thrivei Carlos Pao, Aman Sahni, Fahad Temuri, Karthik Panicker, Aayan, Angadh Singh, Arthav Dayal, Harsh Bhardwaj

Jai Jairath Verma, Ashu (Captain)

Ravinder Mohan Bhisht (Head Coach), Ravi Singh (Goalkeeping Coach), Sunil Dutt (Manager), Ram Singh (Assistant Manager), Nikhil Kashyap (Physio)