The All India Football Federation has swung to Bhaichung Bhutia for guidance In an offer to arrest the freefall. On Sunday the AIFF, in a statement reported the former India captain has been appointed as the counselor during an era when there is mounting pressure on Coach Stephen Constantine taking after a spate of poor results in the World Cup qualifiers. Bhutia’s arrangement will go as a help to Constantine, who has the former striker as a staunch supporter. Bhutia expressed that Stephen Constantine will finish his agreement in 2017. As a technical committee chairman and now an advisor.
On explaining his distinctive role that will be from the one he is holding in the technical board, the Arjuna award winner said, with the technical, my job was just to appoint coaches and technical directors. Here I will be going to official board meeting and all other essential meetings of the AIFF. I will be advising on the most proficient method to go about in all perspectives. The founding member of Football Players Association in India, Bhutia also involved in player management but not too long is at present consultant with Atletico de Kolkata.
The former East Bengal talisman decided to look ahead instead of harp on the present situation. He said, team arranging must be long haul. We are not playing the following two World Cups to be completely forthright. In the event that the U-17 team performs well in the World Cup, they got a great future ahead. That gives us more to take a shot at. At this time, it’s hard to work away at the present group in light of the fact that there is no backing.