Girls football team to fly to Germany

A football team from the Government Girls Higher Secondary School in Namakkal has won the Goethe Super League Football Tournament for schools that was held in Chennai. They are now making the district proud as they willĀ  be attending a special football camp for improving their skills in Germany.

The Goethe Institute will be sponsoring the entire trip. Prabhakar Narayanan the Deputy Director of LanguagesĀ  DepartmentĀ  said that they would be attending a one week football youth camp at Schlotheim located near Berlin during the 10 day trip. The Namakkal team had won the cup beating a team from Chennai . A total of 32 teams participated in the girls category. Most of the girls are from economically backward sections of society hence the trip is being sponsored by the Goethe Institute