A nine year old boy from a remote village in district of Udalguri close to the Indo –Bhutan border known as Harisinga named Chandan Boro earned a rare opportunity of imparting training in football at Germany for six years. He is the only boy to be selected from Assam for coaching in Bittburg, Germany.
Chandan Boro of class IV with his zeal and dedication has managed to win the selection for a six-year football training.
The selection camp was organized by the Tata Trust, Mumbai under the Football Development Program in partnership with U Sports Mumbai and Germany under U Dream Football for selection of budding football talents under 15. It aims to identify the football talents at an early stage and to impart them the training at international level with academic as well as infrastructure support to mound and shape them as professional footballer.
The rare achievement of little village boy, Chandan Boro has created tremendous joy and enthusiasm among local football lovers particularly the younger ones at the region.