The second phase review on the Online Reporting System has concluded after the review of Province 5, Karnali Province and Sudurpaschim Province on Saturday.
Provincial chiefs and district coaches from Province 5, Karnali Province and Sudurpaschim Province were present in the discussion. ANFA President Karma Tsering Sherpa, Vice President Upendra Man Singh, General Secretary Indraman Tuladhar and chiefs of ANFA departments were also present in the review.
District coaches lamented on the current situation due to the pandemic and lack of physical activities in the districts. They said players training was being conducted on only few districts adopting necessary safety measures and maintaining social distancing. Coaches said they were now focusing on organizing trainings through online system.
ANFA President Sherpa said coaches have to understand the importance of the system and work accordingly. "It is important we conduct necessary activities through online system and help move Nepali football ahead. We should improve our technical aspect of the game and it starts with districts," said Sherpa. Sherpa said ANFA was ready to lend any support to the district coaches to help them regarding the use of the system.
Vice President Singh urged the coaches to seek support from their colleagues and seniors regarding the use of the system. Singh said the system had great potential to unearth footballing talents from grassroot level. General Secretary Tuladhar said coaches should be technologically friendly and help players with online training skills when football is being halted. Tuladhar said coaches should adapt themselves with the ongoing difficult period and come up with various techniques to cope with them.
ANFA's Head of Elite Youth Nabin Maharjan hosted the online programme.
ANFA Technical Department had hosted the review for Province 1 on Wednesday, Province 2 and Gandaki Province on Thursday and Bagmati Province on Friday.