AIFF Chief Kalyan Chaubey’s Request to Restart Merdeka Cup Received Well By Malaysian FA
The All-India Football Federation (AIFF) president Kalyan Chaubey has said that his “request to restart Merdeka Cup” — the friendly football tournament — has been welcomed by Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) chief Datuk Haji Hamidin Bin Haji Mohd Amin.
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The AIFF chief took to Twitter to share the news. IANS has learned that the friendly tournament will kickstart next year and India will participate in it.
“The #MerdekaCup had created so many opportunities for #IndianFootbal in the past. My request to restart this tournament & have INDIA as one of the invitee participants was warmly greeted by FA Malaysia President Dato Haji Hamidin bin Haji Mohd. Amin. Thank you@FAM_Malaysia,” he tweeted.
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