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Indian Super League: Delhi Dynamos FC sign strategic partnership with Qatar's Aspire Academy

Goal.com logo Goal.com 22-06-2017
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Indian Super League (ISL) outfit Delhi Dynamos have signed a partnership deal with Aspire Academy, a famous sports facility based in Doha, Qatar.

The agreement is likely to see the world-renowned academy share its best management practices and football know-how with the 2016 ISL semifinalists.

As part of the deal, Aspire Academy coaches, talent scouts and analysts will travel to Delhi to help develop the club’s existing talent and promote best practice in scouting for the club's youth development programmes.

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Importantly, young and promising talents on Delhi Dynamos' books will get a chance to travel to Qatar to participate in a new Aspire Residential Programme, under which they will live, study and train at Aspire in world class facilities.

Aspire Academy Director General, Ivan Bravo, had this to say about the deal, "The Indian Super League is one of the most dynamic and exciting new leagues in the world and we’re thrilled to be entering into this agreement with one of the country’s most successful clubs.

"We’re confident Aspire Academy can help Indian football develop the vast talent available in the country and aid the growth of a competitive league that makes an impact on a global stage," he added.

Dr. Anil Sharma, owner of Delhi Dynamos FC, said: "The Indian Super League has great potential and Aspire Academy’s involvement will help to cement Delhi Dynamos FC’s reputation as one of the most exciting clubs in Indian football."

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