Kolkata: Indian Under-17 World Cup star Aniket Jadhav will go through a training spell on the English Championship soccer club Blackburn Rovers, an announcement said on Tuesday.
Jadhav played in all 3 matches for India on the Under-17 World Cup held here in October 2017.
Blackburn Rovers – one of simplest six of the English Premier League champions – alongside Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester City, and Leicester City – are owned by way of Venkys London Ltd, a completely owned subsidiary of the Pune-based fowl conglomerate Venkateshwara Hatcheries Group (VH Group).
Jadhav might be the primary Indian professional player to teach in England at Blackburn Rovers’ Academy at Brockhall village, Lancashire.
“We, as supporters of recreation, specifically football, want to help younger Indian talent. Our Academy at Blackburn Rovers is one of the most celebrated Category 1 Academy inside the UK.
“This training stint will help Aniket expand technically as a participant, on the way to in flip make contributions to the improvement of his overall performance on the pitch. We need to help young proficient footballers inside the high-quality way possible to help improve the Indian countrywide team’s performances and FIFA ranking on the arena degree,” said Blackburn Rover’s proprietor Balaji Rao.
Aniket Jadhav, who currently plays for Jamshedpur FC inside the Indian Super League, commented: “I would really like to thank Blackburn Rovers FC for believing in me and my ability, and welcoming me to teach at their international magnificence Academy.
“I am very grateful to Balaji Rao Sir for this opportunity. I might also like to thank my agent, Jehan Kothary of KSMN sports activities, and my contemporary club Jamshedpur FC, who have been very supportive of this possibility and have confident their whole assist.”