Jamshedpur FC Youth U17 is gearing up for an exciting journey in the AIFF U17 Youth League 2023-24, a highly anticipated tournament that commenced in December 2023 and is set to conclude around March- April 2024. With 55 teams, including prominent ISL teams, I-League teams, Residential Academies, and Non-Residential Academies, participating from across the nation, the competition promises to be intense and a vital platform for nurturing young talent.
The league follows a comprehensive format, starting with a Zonal Round, where teams will battle it out for a spot in the final round. Jamshedpur FC Youth U17 is set to kick off its first-round matches from 1st February 2024 to 11th February 2024 in the football hub of Kolkata. The team is scheduled to play a total of 6 matches against Bengal Football Academy, Sreenidi Deccan Football Club, and Subrato XI FC. All these matches will be held at the Kishore Bharati Krirangan, Kolkata.
The youth team from Jamshedpur has already proven its mettle by clinching the JSW Youth Cup championship in the previous year held at Bangalore. This success not only adds to the team’s confidence but also sets the expectation bar high for their performance in the upcoming AIFF U17 Youth League. Arshad Hussain will be leading the team as the Head Coach and the squad participating in the league are as follows:
Leimapokpam Ayangsana Meitei
Mayanglambam Ronaldo Singh
James Thongmin Chongloi
Shagolsem Rashithoi Meetei
Chungkham Moscow Singh
Thingbaijam Sachin Singh