What was the Agenda of AIFF meeting on 22nd July 2018?
The All India Football Federation met on Sunday condemned theIndian Olympic Association’s decision to drop the national football teams from the upcomingAsian Games contingent.
The Committee strongly condemned Indian Olympic Association’s decision to debar football teams from participating in the forthcoming Asian Games scheduled to be held in Jakarta,” the AIFF said in a statement after its executive committee meeting here today.
The meeting was chaired by AIFF presidentPraful Pateland attended by top office bearers including secretary Kushal Das.
The IOA, earlier this month, omitted the men and women’s football teams from the Asian Games contingent, stating that they don’t stand a chance to win medals in the continental event to be held in Indonesian twin cities of Jakarta and Palembang.
Among other decisions, the committee unanimously ratified the 2018-19 club licensing regulations.
Meanwhile, in a further effort to curb age-fraud, the TW3 test, which has been accepted by the Supreme Court as an age verification test as well used extensively by the BCCI, has been implemented by the AIFF for all age-group competitions including club competitions, state tournaments and even national team competitions, the statement further added.
The costs for the tests would be borne by the respective clubs and state associations.