Indian Super League side FC Goa today lauched its official women’s team ahead of second Vendanta Goa Women’s Football League.
The club that was the part of the Draft at the Goa Football Association office in Panjim on July 25, are only second ISL club, after FC Pune City to field a women’s team.
FC GOA technical director stated:
The woman’s team will be built in the same image and same principle as the men’s team. The club will work extremely hard towards developing and producing talented woman footballers and hope to successfully emulate the successful women that represented the national team from Goa in the 1970’s.
The club has been focused towards promoting the sport for men and woman along with their sister organisation, the Forca Goa Foundation.
It is great to see women’s football picking up in the country. The Indian National women’s football team are also currently on a tour to Spain to play in the COTIF Cup.