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Afreen Peerbhoy to captain Maharashtra women's football team

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Press Trust of India Mumbai
Central defender Afreen Peerbhoy of Mumbai district will lead the 20-member Maharashtra squad participating in the AIFF 23rd Senior Women's National Championship at Cuttack, Odisha.

The Head Coach of the team is Jeddy Almeida of Mumbai, a media release issued here said today.

Maharashtra has been clubbed with Manipur, Karnataka and Rajasthan.

The team: Goalkeepers - Ankita Shinde (Mumbai), Kashmira Pednekar (Mumbai).

Defenders - Delfiya Pereira (Mumbai), Neha Koli (Dhule), Pranali Shetty (Mumbai), Nikita Jadhao (Osmanabad), Riya Sukhdeve (Nagpur), Afreen Peerbhoy (Mumbai), Priyanka Murade (Pune), Rutuja Gunwant (Pune).

Midfielders - Pooja Dhamal (Mumbai), Kimberly Fernandez (Mumbai), Shivani Harer (Pune).

Forwards - Namrata Thakur (Mumbai), Sonali Chemate (Pune), Jyoti Mehra (Mumbai), Tara Khatoon (Mumbai), Hiba Faquih (Pune), Mrudul Shinde (Kolhapur), Muriel Adam (Pune).

Head Coach: Jeddy Almeida (Mumbai).

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First Published: Jan 29 2018 | 7:55 PM IST

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