GANGTOK: Ten day long U-15 free winter football coaching camp commenced today at Pangthang nursery ground, East Sikkim.
The camp is organized by Bhaichung Bhutia Football School (BBFS), Delhi supported by the local Panchayat.
It’s a very first initiative taken by BBFS in the state of Sikkim.
Total of 14 different well trained coaches will be providing training to the kids everyday. Speaking to TNT, Bhaichung Bhutia said ‘I had committed to the residents of Pangthang regarding this camp earlier therefore we are here plus I want the local kids to get training under the good trained coaches’,
Bhutia also highlighted that BBFS had also sponsored three students earlier for a football coaching at Hongkong and he also added that if he finds any talented player in the camp than he will sponsor the kid for further training camps anywhere else as well.
Total 33 students are in the camp simultaneously 90 students from different parts of the country is also here at Taktse School for the similar camp which is also organized by BBFS.
After this camp the students will be mixed and divided into three teams U-11, U-13 and U-15 and a three day long knock out tournament will be held.