Author: GFDC_admin

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GFDC celebrates AFC Grassroots Football Day
May 22, 2023 Uncategorized GFDC_admin

PANAJI: Goa Football Development Council (GFDC) celebrated Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Grassroots Football Day on Monday.As part of the 10th-anniversary celebrations of AFC Grassroots Football Day that were held by member associations all over Asia on May 15, GFDC organised a football festival across all its 37 centres.GFDC being the premier grassroots football development organisation

February 24, 2023 Events GFDC_admin

PANAJI: The Goa Football Development Council (GFDC) has successfully conducted two coaches workshops, one in each district to enhance and upgrade the coaches’ knowledge to help them better conduct match related training sessions for trainees.It was held on January 24 and 25 at GFDC Aldona Centre ground, Quitla for the coaches from North Goa and

GFDC MAYEM: From Small Steps To Rapid Strides
February 24, 2023 Uncategorized GFDC_admin

When Goa Football Development Council (GFDC) kicked-off its grassroots programme in 2012, the goal was to nurture young talent, particularly in the rural areas of the state. Fast forward to the year 2023, GFDC today boasts of nearly 40 developmental centres. And among these is the vibrant Mayem unit that has certainly led by example.

World Cup being played at right time for players: GFDC Chairman
November 22, 2022 Uncategorized GFDC_admin

Panaji: The FIFA World Cup under way at Qatar is being held at the right time as the players are at the peak of the playing season, said Goa Football Development Council Chairman (GFDC) Brahmanand Shankhwalkar.   He was speaking at the inauguration of the FIFA’s Men’s 2022 World Cup Exhibition organised by Pradip Sports,

GFDC launches Football Development Centre at Tuem
November 21, 2022 Uncategorized GFDC_admin

Panaji: In a boost to grassroots football in Pernem taluka, Goa Football Development Council (GFDC) inaugurated its Tuem Pernem Football Development Centre at Don Bosco High School, Tuem, Pernem on Thursday.   The centre has been launched in association with Football Club Tuem (FC Tuem) and Don Bosco High School, Tuem.   Around 115 children

GFDC ALDONA: From small steps to rapid strides
November 16, 2022 Events GFDC_admin

It’s not the start that matters, it’s the journey that counts. And certainly, Goa Football Development Council’s (GFDC) Aldona Centre has come a long way since it began its grassroots programme a decade ago.From training budding footballers to engaging in community building, the centre has been the proverbial ‘busy bee’.GFDC’s Aldona Centre has quite a

GFDC pledges to work together with new GFA team to help Goan football
November 9, 2022 Uncategorized GFDC_admin

PANAJI: Goa Football Development Council (GFDC) Chairman Brahmanand Shankhwalkar and vice chairman Shrikant Ajgaonkar, called on the newly elected president of the Goa Football Association (GFA) and extended their congratulations and best wishes on his election to the premier post.“I congratulate Caitano Fernandes on being elected as the new GFA president. I have also offered

GFDC extends its heartiest congratulations to Dr Caitano Fernandes
October 31, 2022 Uncategorized GFDC_admin

The Goa Football Development Council (GFDC) extends its heartiest congratulations to Dr Caitano Fernandes ( GFDC Council Member) on being elected as the GFA President and wishes him all the luck as he embarks on this new journey.

GFDC conveys its humble greetings to Sanjiv Nagvekar
October 31, 2022 Events,Uncategorized GFDC_admin

GFDC conveys its humble greetings to Council Member, Sanjiv Nagvekar for being elected unppposed in Ilhas zone.

1,000 GFDC trainees attend U-17 Women’s World Cup match at Fatorda
October 25, 2022 News GFDC_admin

Panaji: An air of excitement prevailed at the Jawarharlal Nehru Stadium, Fatorda as 1,000 young football trainees across 39 centres managed by Goa Football Development Council (GFDC)  witnessed the thrilling Quarter-Finals of the FIFA U-17 Women’s Football World Cup on Saturday.The budding footballers were in the stands jumping on their feet as they cheered every