AIFF issues Request for Proposal for Institutional Football League. Image Source: IANS News
New Delhi, Sep 6 : All India Football Federation (AIFF) has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) inviting interested institutional sides to participate in the Institutional Football League to be played from January 2024.
The Executive Committee of the All India Football Federation, on April 14, after extensive discussions, had arrived at a decision to give equal importance to the amateur structure in football. The Committee felt it would raise the level of competitive opportunities and ensure security for the players at this level.
“The RFP can be acquired by emailing Competition@the-aiff.com between September 8 to 22. The tender fee for obtaining the RFP will be INR 25,000. Further payment details will be provided upon request,” it said in a release.
The objective of the league is to integrate institutional football with the Indian football structure and add value to the national competitive structure. It will provide aspiring footballers with employment opportunities and provide a chance for the institutional teams to compete with the top clubs in India.