A new era has been ushered into Indian Football. It is the era where former players who were eminent on the stomping grounds back in their heydays, now have a say in the administrative affairs of the game in the country.
One such name is former India International Tababi Devi – an eminent player, who represented the Blue Tigresses up until 2011 with distinction.
Having been co-opted into the AIFF’s Executive Committee earlier this month, Tababi Devi will be a part of Indian football’s highest decision-making body for the next four years. “We now have two former women footballers in the Executive Committee, and it is a great honour and opportunity for us to represent the women’s football community at the top administrative level,” said Tababi Devi.
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One of the key objectives for the former India captain is to help the National Teams climb the FIFA Rankings.
“We need to go up the rankings, and we need to fight together every step of the way, to climb higher,” said Tababi. “The main aim is to take measures, because of which more quality players will keep coming through