The Asian Soccer Confederation (AFC) has granted All India Soccer Federation (AIFF) the rights to host the AFC Ladies`s Asian Cup 2022 ultimate.
The verdict was once taken on the AFC Ladies`s Soccer Committee.
In a letter to AIFF Normal Secretary Kushal Das, Dato Windsor John, Normal Secretary, AFC, wrote: “The Committee awarded the webhosting rights of the AFC Ladies`s Asian Cup 2022 Finals to the All India Soccer Federation.”
AIFF president Praful Patel in his message mentioned: “I wish to thank the Asian Soccer Confederation for locating us appropriate to host the AFC Ladies`s Asian Cup in 2022. The event will galvanise the aspiring girls gamers and usher in a holistic social revolution so far as girls`s soccer within the nation is anxious.”
The event comes as the newest feather to AIFF`s cap beneath Patel`s tenure as AIFF president.
India will host the premier event for the second one time after staging it in Kozhikode in 1980.
Whilst India is slated to host the FIFA U-17 Ladies`s International Cup India 2020 from February 17-March 7, 2021, the AIFF had previous effectively organised the FIFA U-17 International Cup India 2017 in 2017.
Moreover, India had additionally hosted the AFC U-16 Championship India 2016.Das discussed: “The event will play an enormous position in additional popularising girls`s soccer in India. The Ladies`s Asian Cup 2022 comes at the again of the FIFA U-17 Ladies`s International Cup India 2020, and can lend a hand us maintain, and construct at the momentum received.”
“The advance of ladies`s soccer stays one among our most important priorities. I wish to thank the AFC for granting us the rights and urge all stakeholders to paintings in combination for the a success organisation of the mega tournament,” added Das.