MDFA appoints Bhumika as captain of Mumbai team

Mumbai team which reached Palghar on Tuesday will take on Nashik in a second-round match on Wednesday

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The Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) has appointed attacking midfielder Bhumika Mane as the captain of the Mumbai team that will participate in the Western India Football Association (WIFA) organized Inter-District Sub-Junior Girls’ Football Championship 2020 to be played at Palghar. Ash D’Silva has been named vice-captain of the 18-member Mumbai team.

The team is accompanied by Chief Coach Preetam Mahadik and Manager Jai Juvekar. The team was selected after an over two-week-long selection trial and training sessions at the Neville D’Souza ground, Bandra.

Mumbai team which reached Palghar on Tuesday will take on Nashik in a second-round match on Wednesday.

In the meantime with the inception of 2020, WIFA has ensured that football players receive proper appreciation along with sufficient number of matches. WIFA Maharashtra had previously acknowledged the achievements of their junior boys and felicitated the young Maharashtra football players for emerging champions of the AIFF Junior Under-17 National Football championship (tier-II) for the Dr B.C. Roy Trophy.

Mumbai Team: Bhumika Mane (Captain), Ash D’Silva (Vice-Captain), Neha Samre (Goalkeeper), Tanisha Laud, Tracy Monis, Dhiti Varma, Nishka Prakash, Janhavi Shetty, Anshita Pant, Ira Mahkhijani, Kavya Jaiswal, Riya D’Souza, Mmehak Lobo, Simone Todankar, Dharitri Nandy, Tanushree Shetty, Kiara Pinto, Gaia Ferro.

Coach: Preetam Mahadik

Manager: Jai Juvekar.

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