Mega seminar for preparation of ‘MXIM’, FIFA U-17 World Cup Football held

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 03 Mar 2017 12:37:38


Staff Reporter,

A mega seminar organised by District Education Office for the preparations of FIFA U-17 World Cup Football 2017, Mission Eleven Million ‘MXIM’ at Loyola Auditorium at Campion School, Arera Colony.


Chief guest on the occasion was District Education Officer Dharmendra Sharma along with B B Saxena. Campion School Principal Fr Dr Athnas Lakra S J along with James Chacko and Vice-Principal Fr Ajay Kumar Kerketta S J were also present.


Over 1,000 Physical Education teachers, coaches along with brilliant football players of all the government, private and CBSE schools were present. DEO Sharma and Fr Dr Athnas Lakra S J inaugurated this mega seminar by giving Football kit to all the football players.


This U-17 FIFA World Cup Football is going to be held first time in the history of India from October 6 to 28. From all over the world, 24 different countries were taking part in this U-17 FIFA World Cup. In this U-17 FIFA World Cup total 52 matches were playing in Goa, Guwahati, Kochi, Kolkatta, Mumbai and New Delhi.


India is the proud host of the FIFA U-17 World Cup to be helod in 2017. Key people contacting for this programme are School Administrators, School Principals, Physical Education teachers and coaches along with brilliant Football players. The Mission XI Million approach is to work with school Principals and Sports teachers and coaches together as one unit.


Campion School Principal Fr Dr Athnas Lakra S J, and Vice-Principal Fr Ajay Kumar Kerketta S J, congratulated Coach Vikas Saxena for successfully organising this mega seminar.