Patel discusses ways to improve Indian football with Blatter

All India Football Federation (AIFF) chief Praful Patel on Thursday met FIFA President Joseph Sepp Blatter and discussed ways to professionalise Indian football and launch various development projects in the country.

Last Updated: Sep 09, 2010, 20:37 PM IST

Zurich: All India Football Federation (AIFF)
chief Praful Patel on Thursday met FIFA President Joseph Sepp
Blatter and discussed ways to professionalise Indian football
and launch various development projects in the country.

The role of FIFA in launching new projects in India was
also discussed in the meeting held at the FIFA House in Zurich
today.

In the meeting, Patel thanked Blatter for laying
artificial turfs in the country under FIFA`s "Win in India
with India" programme.

Patel also attended a meeting of FIFA legal committee
here.

PTI