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La Liga conducts training for Indian coaches

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Spain's premier league, LaLiga, conducted a three-day training workshop 'Train the Trainer' for Indian coaches from April 13 to 15th here.

In association with On Track (IOT), 48 LaLiga Schools' coaches from across the nation were brought here with an objective of increasing their knowledge and showing them the LaLiga systems and methodology.

The workshops were conducted by LaLiga Schools Technical Director, Javier Cabrera, Spanish with the support of LaLiga Coordinator,

The training was delivered to provide Indian coaches with theoretical and practical understanding of maximising the potential of aspiring footballers in the country. The coaches also got an opportunity to interact one-on-one with the LaLiga trainers and gain a valuable experience which will be translated to the grounds and increase the level of training of students.

"Through the initiative, we want to see tangible and long-term impact on football in By imparting the knowledge of Spanish techniques and methods, we want to enable these coaches to train the next big global football star from India," said Jose Antonio Cachaza, Managing Director,

"A talented sportsperson owes their success to a This thought is the basis of the Train the Trainer Programme. For longevity and sustained growth of football in India, it is imperative to bring the best global coaching practices to our coaches here, and to empower them with the right tools to guide the next many generation of footballers to come," said Rohan Chopra, Chief Operating Officer, IOT.

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First Published: Tue, April 16 2019. 18:10 IST