Small Village Boy Turns Indian Jr. Football Coach

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Md. Yousufuddin’s football coaching career spans 17 years

During this period, he was the Under-19 Telangana Football team coach that participated in 65th National School Games 2019 held at Andaman & Nicobar. He was also the Under-21 INDIAN 7 Aside Football team coach that participated in the international tournament held in NEPAL 2020. He hails from a small village in the Mulugu district, Telangana.

When did you decide to become a Professional football player? What was the moment that made you decide that?

I have always had a keen interest in football and athletics. I started playing football and athletics at the age of nine. Even though I had no proper guidance, support and facilities, I won first/ second prize in 100 meters,200 meters and long jump in athletics. I used to love watching sports on TV and was inspired to become a sportsperson thereon.

What are your core values as a Football Coach?

I wish to train young aspirants who have a keen interest in learning and becoming the best professional footballers. Right from my childhood, I have had this burning desire in my mind to become a good football player and an excellent coach. So my aim is to become a successful and famous football coach.

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How does football help in the skill and personality development of an individual? For Football players, physical strength and technique is not sufficient. One should have mental strength and self-confidence to perform his best in any given circumstan. This is something that I have learnt out of the experience, and coaches need to develop it as a skill.