KDFA to host 2nd Open Grassroots Football Tournament from June 28

Kohima, June 7 (MExN): The Kohima District Football Association (KDFA) has announced the second edition of the Open Grassroots Football Tournament, set to take place on June 28-29 at Indira Gandhi Stadium, Kohima.

The tournament Categories include Under-10 (5v5)-born on or after June 30, 2015; Under-13 (5v5 Boys)-born on or after June 30, 2012; and Under-15 (7v7 Boys)-born on or after June 30, 2010.

For the Under-10 category, teams may include both boys and girls.

Winners will receive trophies with citations, and individual awards will be given for the Best Player and Most Promising Player in each category. The entry fee is set at Rs 2,000.

Meanwhile, following an executive meeting on May 24, 2024, the KDFA discussed strategies for the upliftment, promotion, and development of football in Kohima and beyond. Emphasizing the need for collaboration among associations, coaches, and referees, the KDFA has called for a coordination meeting under the theme “Way forward.”

The coordination meeting is scheduled on June 9, 2024 (Sunday) at 2K Hotel, Officers’ Hill at 4PM.

All stakeholders and bona fide members have been requested to attend the meeting.