DSA to host Tata Tea Arsenal `Jaago Re Soccer Stars` meet

Updated: Jan 10, 2011, 18:14 PM IST

New Delhi: The Delhi Soccer Association (DSA), in association with High Life Event Management, will host a two-day Tata Tea Arsenal `Jaago Re Soccer Stars` round 4 inter-school football tournament here on Wednesday and Thursday.

This is an annual feature and is being played across the country to spot talent at grass-root level.

As many as seventy school teams are expected to participate in this year`s competition at the Ambedkar Stadium.

The scouting process here is likely to see more than 66 teams from various schools across the city competing for the national finals. The tournament, which will be a mix of league and knockout matches, will start from 9:00 am on Wednesday.

The winning team will go on to compete in the national finals with 14 other finalists from different locations across the country.

The DSA, meanwhile, announced that it will hold a open trials-cum-coaching camp from January 12 to select Delhi`s sub-junior team for the 33rd National Football Championship for the Coca-Cola Mir Iqbal Hussain Trophy - North Zone qualifying round to be held in Uttarakashi, Uttarakhand from January 20 to 29.