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The top brass of the Indian FA praised the efforts of Mohammad Shahid Jabbar’s side in winning the SAFF Championship…

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) congratulated Indian Eves for successfully defending the SAFF Women’s Championship in Colombo after they beat Nepal 3-1 in the final on Sunday.

“The Women’s team displayed exemplary character both on and off the field as they breezed past every obstacle on the way. I congratulate the players and support staff for the achievement,” said Praful Patel, the AIFF president.

Kushal Das, the AIFF general secretary, highlighted that the beautiful game has many takers and that the federation is committed to popularize it further among women.

“The AIFF left no stone unturned for the preparation of Women’s Team and the results are in front of us. I congratulate the team for the success.”

“Football in India is on the rise. AIFF’s aim stays to popularise the sport among the women. I’m sure the result will go a long way in inspiring a new generation to take up the sport,” said Das.

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