Jamshedpur Football Club have announced the trial dates for their next batch of players for the Tata Football Academy.
Interested applicants are requested to visit www.fcjamshedpur.com and click on the link to visit the registration page. They must fill in all their details and upload the relevant age documents. The registration period runs from September 21 to October 10, 2022. The documents will be carefully checked to ensure strict respect of age as well as footballing merit. Essays are open to all applicants across India. Shortlisted candidates will be notified by phone and email on specific trial dates. The trial begins on November 14, 2022.
The academy is an AIFF accredited four star academy with all the best facilities. Chosen players will eventually receive a full scholarship with all fees for four years. Players will have access to their own training ground, study rooms, recreation rooms, accommodation, meals, education, etc. medical recovery and rehabilitation facilities. The academy is also supported by psychologists, nutritionists, physiotherapists, masseurs, etc. of our High Performance Center. The players will represent Jamshedpur FC Youth teams and will also have the chance to represent Jharkhand as well as Indian national teams in all categories.
The candidates will have to travel to Jamshedpur where the trials will take place under the watchful eyes of renowned coaches such as Noel Wilson, Carlos Santamarina, Indranil Chakraborty, Akshay Das, Kundan Chandra, Subrata Dasgupta as well as the careful guidance of the Head Coach Aidy. Boothroyd. Jamshedpur FC first team staff and players will also monitor the players for the duration of the trials.
Jamshedpur FC Head Coach Aidy Boothroyd said: “Jamshedpur is the place to be for football and has produced India’s finest footballers for over three decades. We have a heritage of producing the best players to play professional football. What we are looking for are young players who have the ability and the thirst to aim to be the best in India. We strive to provide them with training and education as they train with us for four years. We are looking for players whose goal is nothing less than playing first team football for Jamshedpur FC and of course India.
The Tata Football Academy was established in 1987 with the aim of scouting and developing the best football talent in the country. A total of 252 cadets have now graduated from the TFA. Among them, 148 candidates including Pronay Halder, Udanta Singh, Subrata Paul, Robin Singh, Narayan Das, Carlton Chapman, Renedy Singh, Mahesh Gawli, etc. who have represented top professional clubs as well as the Indian national team. More than 25 TFA players will play in the upcoming Indian Super League.
For its continued contribution to the development of Indian Football, the Football Federation of India awarded the TFA with the “Continuing Contributions to Indian Football” award. The TFA, backed by Tata Steel, has made continuous efforts for the overall development of Indian football over the past 30 years.
On another important note, we urge all participating applicants to adhere strictly to the age group standards. The club and the academy strongly oppose any form of age forgery and such incidents will be dealt with accordingly. We advise parents and coaches to guide children through the process.
- TFA is an AIFF Four Star Accredited Academy
- Registration begins September 21, 2022 | The trials will be held from November 15 in Jamshedpur
- Participation in the trials is free
- Players born between 01-Jan-2008 and 31-Dec-2009 (dates included) can apply
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