AGM Election Update
Football Delhi hosted its Annual General Meeting and Elections on 26th March 2023 at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.
Football Delhi’s activities from April 2022 to March 2023 were showed to all members highlighting key achievements and performances of various stakeholders.
The presentation of the annual report was followed by discussion on agenda points submitted by various clubs.
After the conclusion of the AGM, the Electoral Board announced the results of the much awaited elections.
Mr. Anuj Gupta was elected as the President of Football Delhi and Ms Ankrita Kaur Dhupia was elected as an Executive Committee Member (Woman).
Both candidates were elected unopposed for the their respective roles.
- The newly unopposed elected President – Mr. Anuj Gupta has got more than 10 years of working experience in football. (From Grassroots to managing a Spanish Club) The President pledges to work together with all football Clubs/Academies/ Schools/Colleges with an aim to transform Delhi Football to its highest possible level.
- Anuj Gupta, an ex-Modernite (2000 batch) and from being a B.Com(Hons) graduate from Sriram College of Commerce and dually qualified lawyer from England and India, also owns an I-League Club called, “Sudeva Delhi FC” along with owning a 4th Division Spanish Club called, “ CD Olimpic De Xativa”.
He is very passionate and brings with him a lot of positive energy, and honesty to the association. And he is bound to bring a lot of on ground execution in a very short time.
- Anuj Gupta already owns a 200 bed residential academy for boys & girls spanning across 13 acres of land in the heart of Delhi.
He will revolutionise the football ecosystem by brining all football loving and playing community under one big roof, so that the game grows through all measures.
During his presidency speech, Mr. Anuj Gupta informed the general body about his plan of action for his tenure. He placed great importance on the development of grassroots and youth football, promotion of local homegrown talent and protecting the integrity of matches through strict policies and making the association and clubs self sustainable.