Raghuvir Khanolkar has been appointed by AIFF as goalkeeping coach of the Indian girls’ U-16 team.
Raghuvir Khanolkar, is a level one goalkeeping coach, certified by Asian Football Confederation, and the team will take part in the AFC U-16 Women’s football championship qualifiers scheduled in Sri Lanka in November.
The AFC ‘B’ license coach has conducted several AIFF ‘D’ license courses all over the state. Khanolkar, has also completed an AFC GK Level One course and has previously coached the Indian Railways team in two Santosh Trophy campaigns.
The training camp for the Under-16 girls is being held at SAI, Gandhinagar and the team is set to leave for Lanka in the first week of November. India has been drawn in Group ‘B’ with Sri Lanka and Uzbekistan.