Malayali Chat Group a popular social media community is organising football tournament on Saturday i.e. Tomorrow at Terna College Turf at Nerul(W). This is the second edition of Chatter’s Cup and six teams from Mumbai are participating in the tournament which will start from 5pm. The teams which are participating are Seawoods Steelers, DPS Nerul FC, Kamothe Friends, Aquilla FC Kalyan, FAFA Airoli and Bandra Blasters. Aquila FC Kalyan is all-women’s team which will be competing against other teams.
Briefing about second season of Chatter’s Cup, Organisers said “The main motto of this football tournament is “Celebration of life”. We thought it will be fun activity to organise this tournament because of the tension that is present around. The speciality of this event is that it is crowd funded”. “Aquila is all women team from Kalyan and they are competing with other boys team, they are surprise element for this tournament” he revels.
Shruti Nair, Captain of Aquila FC Kalyan said, “We need to change orthodox thinking of the world. Talking about competing against the boys, I feel it is not a big deal”. “Nothing comes quick and easy, everything comes with sincerity, hardwork and dedication towards the game. In Football everyone is equal. Whether you are a girl or a boy, Football does not treat you differently. Everyone here works hard but in the end, the one who works harder shines,” she concluded.