HENDRY ANTONAY LOVES BOMBING FORWARD FIFA U-17 WORLD CUP
Just 10 days are left in the start of the U-17 World Cup. Here is a brief profile of Hendry Antonay. INDIA is a country where people still obsessed with cricket but this world cup event can take football to the great heights It may be turning point for India if we manage to win this tournament. We may find Indian Neymars and Messis.
A new rising star of football, HENDRY ANTONAY. The All India Football Federation technical director Robert Barn. February,2013 started to recruit new players for India U-14. In April 2015, Nicolai Adam took charge as coach of the India U-17 world cup.
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Adam, in the company of the AIFF Director of scouting Abhishek Yadav, conducted various training camps across country for finding India’s best young footballers.
In Training organised at Cooperage, Mumbai. There was the name of the HENDARY ANTONAY in the list. After the training session, Yadav asked about to comment about Hendry.
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After the match, Adam Nicolai felt Hendry had some great skills. No one can stop him from getting into the squad provided the coach is convicted. After 2 years from that day and HENDRY become as a defence for Indian team.
Then after Antony played lot of tournaments, Pune Football Club in the League U-15 division.Then coach called for the trails taking place in Mumbai for the Under U-17 team. Hendry went for the trials and got selected,praised by Nicolai and Abhishek sir.
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Hendry is a shy and polite teenager. After Norton took charge,the Karnataka native took an instant liking to the Portuguese’s coaching philosophy. Norton as a coach implemented a lot of changes.
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Norton starting train them as attackers than defenders. He encouraged them them to be more comfortable with the ball and develop attacking skills. Norton provides opportunity to each and everyone to show their skills.
Hendry is now play as full back player. Coach Norton really worked hard in improving his attacking skills and technical development of the Hendry. So at the mega event he can make goals for INDIA. Now in modern football matches,Full Backs are in demand. The world and Europe are demanding not only defensive skills, a lot more than that.
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Antony has his own opinion. He said that “It all depends on the timing of when you need to attack forward and when stay back. It depends on the wiger too ahead me. If my subordinate moves inside then I need to overlap to provide backup. If he moves forward then i need to stay back”.Antony is very mature,strong and level headed.
LONG JOURNEY OF HENDRY ANTONAY
The 17 year old boy started his career with Ozone FC. He spent 2 years at the club. He got a chance to play a national event U-14 squad. Then after he moved to Bengluru FC but not so long. Leaving Bengluru was hard for the Antonay but for the exceptional training he left it and move to PUNE FC. He played U-15 league there. Then here he got a call for the MEGA EVENT.
According to Antony “height and physique is not everything. The mental aptitude and strategy has great role in the game”. Antony also give importance to the mental preparation for the performance of India at FIFA U-17 World Cup. He further extend,”in CHILE match int he last match, our coach wanted us to win through a big difference. We were confident going into the Chile match. We were mentally prepared and confident for the match and gave our best”.
Now he just recently selected for final 21-man squad for tournament. His First match is on 6th October against USA.Let’s watch the new rising star on October 6 where he will shine and bombing down the wings in relentless style.
May be this name HENDRY ANTONAY is the future Messi or Neymar. A name that we keep hearing about for the next upcoming years or so.
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