Eight women players from Manipur feature in Indian squad for international friendlies in Turkey

The AIFF has also appointed L Chaoba Devi, AFC 'A' Licence as assistant coach of the Indian team.


The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has selected eight women players of Manipur for taking part at the international friendly matches from February 14-24, 2021 to be held in Alanya, Turkey for the forthcoming AFC Women's Asian Cup 2022.

The players are goalkeeper Maibam Linthoingambi Devi, defender Ngangbam Sweety Devi, defender Loitongbam Ashalata Devi, defender Sorokhaibam Ranjana Chanu, defender Wangkhem Linthoingambi Devi, defender Kritina Devi Thounaojam, striker Dangmei Grace and striker Heigrujam Daya Devi.

Mentioned may be made that L Ashalata Devi is a native of Manipur but registered at Railways.

The AIFF has also appointed L Chaoba Devi, AFC 'A' Licence as assistant coach of the Indian team. Other team members are Maymol Rocky who will lead as Head Coach, Rajat Guha as Goalkeeping Coach, Hilda Gurung as Team Manager and Ashwin as Video Analyst.

First Published:Feb. 12, 2021, 12:52 a.m.

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