Tata Football Academy – TFA, the youth arm Jamshedpur FC, has been awarded ‘The Hall of Fame – Youth Development Award’ for its contribution to Indian Football by Global Soccer Conclave (GSC) in its virtual event. The event took place from 5th to 7th September and concluded with the award function. TFA has produced 150 National team players since its inception in 1987 in Jamshedpur, which has been a pioneering effort by Tata Steel, where sports, is a way of life.
Jamshedpur FC CEO, Mukul Choudhari was one of the esteemed panellists for the GSC live discussion where he discussed the Asian Football Business and various other topics. Jamshedpur FC also had player Ishan Pandita as a representative in the conclave as he won the ‘Most Popular Emerging Player’ award for his heroics in the Indian Super League in the previous season.
GSC is a didactic platform of knowledge networking between developed and developing football ecosystems to explore, identify and implement measures to improve football performance of businesses. The event had participation of international clubs, federations, and various other stakeholders.