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DSYS commences AIFF E-Certificate Course for Football Coaches of Odisha

With the aim to promote football in the state, the Odisha Sports department, in association with All India Football Association (AIFF) and Football Association Odisha (FAO) launched the AIFF E-Certificate Course.

Over the next two weeks, three batches of E certificate course, of 24 participants each, will be conducted by AIFF. The E-certificate program is being conducted to develop quality grassroots coaches across Odisha.

Encouraging the coaches, Principal Secretary, Sports, Vishal K Dev, said, “The Govt. of Odisha had signed a MoU with the AIFF, as part of which, there would be initiatives planned for development of the Football Ecosystem in Odisha. The AIFF E-certificate program is the first step in a coach’s development pathway.”