FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2020: India announce probables squad.
by Shubham Sharma
Kolhapur: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) appointed selection committee met after the conclusion of the Hero Junior Girls National Football Championship 2019-20 to analyse the performances of scouted probably from the tournament and also took into consideration the scouted players from various state trials to draw up a preliminary list of 35 probable, all of whom have been summoned for a preliminary coaching camp for India’s FIFA Women’s U-17 World Cup India 2020 campaign.
The probables will be reporting to Goa from May 2 under former India International Alex Ambrose who has been appointed as the Coach. Ambrose was in charge as Head Coach of India U-19 National Team as well last year. The list of the 35 probables stays as follows:
GOALKEEPERS: Tanu, Thoudam Devi, Adrija Sarkhel, Manisha, Manju Ganju.
DEFENDERS: Purnima Kumari, Phanjoubam Devi, Sudha Tirkey, Antrika, Kritina Devi, Nisha, Daisy Crasto, Naketa, Kamna, Vaishnavi Chandrakant.
MIDFIELDERS: Martina, Aveka Singh, Priyanka Devi, Astam Orain, Anju, Poonam, Salomi Minj, Drishti, Pant, Manisha, Priyanka Sujeesh.
FORWARDS: Kiran, Amisha Baxla, Mariyammal, Sumati Kumari, Manisha Naik, Lynda Kom, Shilky Devi, Sai Sanke, Lalnun Siami, Karen Estrocio.
GOALKEEPERS: Anjali Barke, Anshika.
DEFENDERS: Gia Sundaram, Lhingneilam Kipgen, Saraswati Kri, Shilpaben Thakur, Ritu, Fulmani Oran.
MIDFIELDERS: Ishita Mathew, Gladys Zonunsangi.
FORWARDS: Sanika Patil, Malavika P, Santoshi Kumari.
Head Coach: Alex Ambrose