Trio from ASOS Selected for Under 20
Women’s National Team Camp

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News Desk, News Nation 360: Aditya School of Sports (ASOS) has been training budding talents from all across India, to create the next generation of women in sports in the country. Three women footballers who are currently training in ASOS Barasat, the only accredited campus by Khelo India in Eastern India, have been selected for the Under 20 WNT (Women’s National Team) Camp at Jamshedpur and their rigorous training at the Camp has begun and will continue till 31 st March 2022. The three players are- Shijagurumayum Monika Devi, Susmita Tanty and Naorem Priyangka Devi, all within the age of 18 years. A selection committee meeting was held in New Delhi after analyzing the performance of the players by AIFF Scouts at various Youth Women's tournaments. Susmita Tanty of class 11 from Sundargarh, Orissa has been playing football since 2014. Naorem Priyangka Devi (class 10) from Manipur is the youngest among the four children and has been enthusiastically playing football since 2011. Shijagurumayum Monika Devi from Manipur is presently in the First Year of Home Science at Isesme, Bira Mangal College. Anirban Aditya, Chairman of Aditya Group stated that at ASOS, they believe in empowering and inspiring minds through carefully recognizing their inner potential. They want to see more participation of women from India in sports. They are very serious about the development of sports in India and try to provide the best of training and exposure to their students in both national and international scenarios. The trio is undergoing active training at the camp in Jamshedpur, which will provide them with the opportunity to compete to get into the final under 20 India women team, which will finally play in the Under 20 Women’s World Cup 2022. 

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Report : Anustup Kundu