May 25, 2024
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AFC women’s football day commemorated in DPRK

Date: 10/04/2024 | Source: Sports DPRK (En) | Read original version at source

An event took place at the RungnaPeople's Sports Park on March 8 to mark AFC women’s football day.

It was attended by officials of theDPRK Football Association, women coaches and instructors from sports clubs,football teams and the sector of training football reserves in Pyongyang and studentsof Pyongyang International Football School.

Sin Yong Chol, secretary general ofthe association, made a speech.

Extending congratulations to allwomen football coaches and instructors who are devoting themselves to thedevelopment of the country's women's football technique on the occasion ofsignificant International Women's Day, he said that the women's football of thecountry has recorded a proud page in the world history of football and it isassociated with the ceaseless efforts and passion of sportswomen.

He expressed belief that the colourfulsports activities to be conducted that day would serve as an occasion forfurther increasing public interest in football.

There followed sports and amusementgames between coaches of sports clubs and instructors in the sector of trainingfootball reserves.

The participants spent a good timeplaying a football game, divided into two teams and having photos taken.

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