The Telangana Football Association (TFA) has achieved a significant milestone by securing approval to host the FIFA World Cup qualifiers round between India and Kuwait. The match is scheduled to take place on June 6th of this year in Hyderabad, announced Dr. K.T. Mahi, Chairman of TFA.
Engagement with Chief Minister Revanth Reddy
Dr. Mahi, along with TFA secretary Mr. G.P. Palguna, held constructive discussions with the Chief Minister of Telangana, Mr. Revanth Reddy, who himself has a background in football. Their discussions centered on the logistical and financial aspects of hosting such a prestigious event.
Support from State Government
Following the discussions, the Chief Minister expressed his support for the event, clearing the path for the historic match. The State Government, after a meeting between Dr. Mahi, Mr. Palguna, Mr. Shahnawaz Qasim IPS, OSD, and Mr. Ajith Reddy, confirmed its backing for the initiative.
Gratitude to All India Football Federation
Dr. Mahi extended gratitude to the President of the All India Football Federation, Kalyan Chaubey, for entrusting TFA with this unique opportunity. The cooperation between TFA and AIFF has been crucial in bringing this event to fruition.
Historic Moment for Telangana
Hosting the FIFA World Cup qualifiers marks a historic moment for Telangana, as it prepares to welcome top-tier international football to its soil for the first time. Dr. Mahi emphasized the significance of this occasion, expressing gratitude to all parties involved in making it possible.
Elevating Telangana’s Football Profile and Global Sporting Presence
The approval to host the FIFA World Cup qualifiers in Hyderabad reflects the growing prominence of football in Telangana and underscores the state’s commitment to promoting sports at the national and international levels. With preparations underway, football enthusiasts can look forward to witnessing an unforgettable sporting spectacle on June 6th.
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