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State team for T Ao soccer today

By Sports reporter

GUWAHATI, March 14 � The State team for the 4th Dr T Ao Memorial Football Tournament will be announced tomorrow.

The selection trial is going on at Nagaon from March 10. Assam will play the opening match of the meet on March 18 at Shillong.

The team will be sponsored by the Directorate of Sports, Assam and its was responsibility of the directorate to prepare the team. But as per information received from Assam Football Association (AFA), the State Sports Directorate never contacted AFA in this regard and the State football body conducted the selection trial on their own.

The AFA source said that after selecting the team, the Sports Directorate has to certify it and provide kits to the players. The source revealed that the State Sports Directorate had received the invitation letter from their Meghalaya counterpart, dated January 22, a couple of months ago. But the directorate took no initiative in preparing the team.

The North Easter Council sponsored championship will offer Rs 7 lakh to the winning team while the runners-up team will be richer by Rs 4 lakh. Accordingly, cash award is at stake for the 3rd and 4th teams along with coaches and managers of top two teams.

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State team for T Ao soccer today

GUWAHATI, March 14 � The State team for the 4th Dr T Ao Memorial Football Tournament will be announced tomorrow.

The selection trial is going on at Nagaon from March 10. Assam will play the opening match of the meet on March 18 at Shillong.

The team will be sponsored by the Directorate of Sports, Assam and its was responsibility of the directorate to prepare the team. But as per information received from Assam Football Association (AFA), the State Sports Directorate never contacted AFA in this regard and the State football body conducted the selection trial on their own.

The AFA source said that after selecting the team, the Sports Directorate has to certify it and provide kits to the players. The source revealed that the State Sports Directorate had received the invitation letter from their Meghalaya counterpart, dated January 22, a couple of months ago. But the directorate took no initiative in preparing the team.

The North Easter Council sponsored championship will offer Rs 7 lakh to the winning team while the runners-up team will be richer by Rs 4 lakh. Accordingly, cash award is at stake for the 3rd and 4th teams along with coaches and managers of top two teams.

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