All India Football Federation (AIFF) normal secretary Kushal Das on Saturday mentioned the upcoming AFC Asian Cup 2022, scheduled to be held throughout three venues in Maharashtra, will galvanise and unfold consciousness concerning the girls’s recreation within the nation. Preparing for the marquee match, the Indian senior girls’s soccer staff might be donning a brand new jersey within the new yr. The Blue Tigresses, because the staff is referred to, might be carrying the brand new stripes within the Asian Cup, which the nation will host from January 20 to February 6 subsequent yr.
“We are assured that the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 will galvanise the lots, unfold consciousness concerning the girls’s recreation in India and encourage younger women within the nation to take up the game, and pursue their goals,” Das mentioned.
“For far too lengthy not solely in India but additionally globally the Women’s recreation has lived underneath the shadows of males’s soccer, and we have to collectively change it step-by-step.”
The Indian staff not too long ago returned after taking part in a four-nation match in Brazil.
Das added,” Every single woman in our nation who has taken up the game throughout ranges is a real tigress within the method they’ve overcome sociological obstacles. So it’s becoming that we honour our Blue Tigresses with a person id, and an personal unbiased package.
“Looking forward ahead collectively, there isn’t any higher alternative to take action than previous to the Flagship match for International Women’s Football in Asia. Good luck women.”
The new package has stylized tiger stripes design factor emblazoned on it.
Ambar Aneja, co-founder Six5Six, said: “‘We’ve all witnessed the progress that our girls’s staff has made in the previous few months.
“It’s been an honour for our complete staff to have the ability to create one thing as particular as this for them as they embark on their quest for the AFC Women’s Cup India 2022.”
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