Paro Football Academy to start in Thimphu

Posted on: 4/29/2021 1:13:11 AM

Paro Football Academy shall start its grassroots program in Thimphu at Changlimithang stadium from next week. The grassroots initiaties " catch them young and keep them moving" was started in 2018 with the intention to provide platform for young football talents within Paro Dzongkahg. After successfully running the grassroots program in Paro at Woochu Sports Arena, the club decided to expand beyound Paro, with Thimphu being the first in the list. The initiative will provide opportunity for childern in Thimphu to train with the "Best Grassroots Club" in Bhutan, award confered by Asian Football Federation in 2019. 

"The grassroots program was aimed to bridge gap between the BFF youth program and grassroots " said Karma Jigme, President, Paro FC.