Lajong FC and East Bengal U19 relieved by AIFF


The Player’s Status Committee of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) met at the Football House on May 27, 2011 and arrived at the following conclusions:

1. It was held that player Tuboi was eligible to play for Lajong Shillong Club during 2010-11. He was not eligible to play for Army XI in the IFA League during 2010-11. He has been suspended by the AIFF on the PSC’s preliminary findings on 06.05.2011. Therefore he is not eligible to play for any team w.e.f 06.05.2011. The period of his suspension to be finalised by the Executive Committee of the AIFF.

2. It was also held that the players who played for East Bengal Under-19 team were eligible to play as they were cleared by IFA on the basis of the directives from the AIFF.

3. The Committee further made the following recommendations to the Executive Committee in relation to Players playing for any Services or Railways team(s):

“The PSC recommends to the Executive Committee of the AIFF to alert all State Associations to obtain a declaration from any player registering with it for Services or Railway  team(s)  that he/she is not registered with any other  State Association. Where such declaration is not made the normal procedure of inter-state transfer should be followed.  And such Services or Railway team(s) shall thereafter be deemed on par with other clubs within the State Associations.”


Leave a Reply