Noida: Two budding football prodigies from Noida, Anirban Barua and Pranav Kotra will represent country in the Youth Football Cup 2012 to be held in Germany. Anirban has been selected as goalkeeper and Pranav for left wing position.

Leaving behind 650 players who came from Meghalaya, Jharkhand, Delhi, West Bengal, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh for the selection at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Anirban and Pranav were among the 15 selected players to showcase their talent at international level.

The players to play for the FC Bayern Munich Germany Youth Football Cup 2012 were selected by the chief of Bayern Munich junior team coach of Sebastian Junior Team.  The tournament is organised once each year where team from all across the world participates.

Presently, the young Indian football players are taking training from international player Anadi Barua.

JPN/Bureau