AFC Grassroots Football Day Marked

Date: 16/05/2019 | Source: Naenara News | Read original version at source

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An event was held at Pyongyang International Football School to mark AFC Grassroots Football Day on May 15.

Present there were Jo Chol, vice-chairman of the Education Commission, officials of the DPRK Football Association and in the field of education, and sports teachers and pupils of junior middle schools and primary schools in Pyongyang.

Kim Sang Hyop, vice-secretary general of the DPRK Football Association, made a speech.

Noting that young people and students of the DPRK are conducting brisk grassroots sports activities, he stressed that all the participants should make a positive contribution to promoting the development of national football techniques.

There took place football rhythmic exercises to be followed by a seminar of sports teachers.

After the seminar the participants enjoyed five-a-side matches of pupils from primary and junior middle schools.

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