Bhubaneswar: The Sports and Youth Services department of Odisha in association with All India Football Federation organised a two-day workshop in Kalinga Stadium that concluded today.
The workshop was led by newly appointed Technical Director of Indian National Football team Isac Doru who explained various methodologies to scout for talents and for the overall development of football in the state.
Sharing his insights he said that talent scouting is an important tool for the selection of competent football players in Odisha. “This workshop was a good platform for knowledge sharing and the insights will enable coaches to scout good players from different sports hostels and provide better training to budding soccer players,” he said.
He also said that the Odisha government is keen for the overall development of football in the state. “Organizing workshops is one such initiative that will help produce quality coaches so that the training pattern and scouting of players could be developed, he added.