Odisha footballer and former Indian women’s team captain Shradhanjali Samantaray has been appointed as selector for the India women’s national football team by All India Football Federation (AIFF).
The footballer has earlier served as a selector for the Under-18 and Under-16 National Women’s Football Team.
Shradhanjali will be a selector for the national women’s football championship to be held in five zones from December 21.
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She is scheduled to select players for the national team after visiting Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu Kashmir, Chandigarh, Uttarakhand and Punjab.
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Shradhanjali Samantaray would also participate in the selection of the national team for the quarter finals and the finals to be conducted in Jabalpur from January 2 to January 15.