The Sports Authority of India (SAI) and TheFootballLink on 8 July 2014 jointly launched F-Cube, technology to promote football at the grass-root level. F-Cube technology was launched at the Weightlifting Auditorium of the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi.
About F-Cube and its benefits
F-Cube is interactive software that has various entertaining and educational games and can create standardized test that can help SAI to recognise talented children and will also develop an athlete’s mental and physical attributes.
• F-Cube is an attractive medium that can entice children of all age-groups and economic backgrounds
• F-Cube will also act as a video coaching platform that will be an aid in the Technical and Tactical development of a Footballer through various educational and game/practice apps
Under-17 FIFA World Cup 2017 will be hosted by India and thus All India Football Federation is taking steps to scout talent with SAI’s assistance
Sports Authority of India (SAI)
The Sports Authority of India (SAI) is an institute set up as a Society registered of Societies Act, 1860 on 25 January 1984. It is functional under Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India. It was formed with an objective to promote sports and games in India.
• SAI Director General - Jiji Thomson
TheFootballLink Sport Private Limited
TheFootballLink Sport Private Limited established in June 2012, is a Delhi based social enterprise. The organisation is involved in exploring and advancing the Football ecosystem across India.
• Founder of TheFootballLink - Chetan Misra
Who: F-Cube technology
When: 8 July 2014