In line with Vedanta’s larger vision to make a major contribution to the advancement of sport across the country through robust grassroots training programs, Sesa Football Academy, as a major sports initiative of the Vedanta Group, has launched its new logo, in line with the philosophy of the Bigger Company, that is Vedanta Sports. The new logo was presented during the virtual event in the presence of Annanya Agarwal, President of Vedanta Sports, Sauvick Mazumdar, CEO of Sed Goa Iron Ore of Vedanta, Brahmanand Sankhwalkar, Chairman of GFDC, Leena Verenkar, Group CSR Leader, Vedanta Limited, Vedanta Limited officials, Sesa Football Academy players, coaches and support staff. Sesa Football Academy has a 20 year history of developing football through grassroots training programs. Vedanta is expanding the reach of its sports development programs with various sports development programs across the country including zinc soccer in Rajasthan.
On the occasion, Annanya Agarwal, President of Vedanta Sports said: “We strongly believe that Indian youth have immense talent and aptitude for sports. At Vedanta Sports, we are constantly striving to develop these talents through our basic training programs identify and promote. and thereby support the vision of the Indian government to raise the Indian sports ecosystem to a new level. “
Arjuna Award Winner Mr. Brahmanand Sankhwalkar, Chairman of GFDC, congratulated the SFA team, saying, “I congratulate the SFA team on launching the new logo and my best wishes for the larger goal of making positive changes to the sport across the country. SFA has contributed significantly to the development of football. I am sure that they will continue to do so in the coming years.
Addressing the gathering, Mr. Sauvick Mazumdar, CEO of Vedanta, Sesa Goa Iron Ore Business, said, “At Vedanta, community development is our primary focus and we believe that sport is a powerful vehicle for community engagement Sesa Football Academy has a rich legacy. We will have been developing football for over 20 years and continue to contribute to the holistic development of the sport across the country through our umbrella organization of the larger entity, Is Vedanta Sports. “
Although an unprecedented situation due to the COVID-19 pandemic has stagnated local sporting activities for some time, SFA has successfully continued player development programs through various online and virtual platforms. SFA has launched an e-mentorship program for player development during the COVID times for virtual training and mentoring for the players.
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