Thane City FC is proud to announce that Gaurang Vengurlekar, who started his journey with Thane City FC as a player and current coach of the club, has become one of the youngest C License coaches in India at just 19 years old. Gaurang’s achievement is a testament to his dedication and passion for football, as well as the support and guidance from his peers at the club.
Gaurang began his journey with Thane City FC as a player before transitioning to coaching. Under the mentorship of Prashant J Singh, the club’s CEO, Gaurang successfully completed his D Certificate in Palava, the first level in coaching. Encouraged by his success, Gaurang pursued his coaching journey by joining Thane City FC as a coach.
Speaking about his achievement, Gaurang said, “I am grateful for the opportunity provided by Thane City FC to complete my coaching education and earn my C License. This achievement is a result of my passion for football and the guidance and support of my colleagues and seniors in the club. I am excited to continue growing and learning as a coach and help develop the next generation of players.”
Agnelo Fernandes, the Technical Director of Thane City FC, also expressed his delight at Gaurang’s achievement. “We are extremely proud of Gaurang and his achievement. He is a testament to the potential of young coaches and the importance of investing in their education and development. Gaurang’s success is a reflection of our commitment to promoting and nurturing local talent. We look forward to helping our district and state to have more C license coaches at the grassroots level.”
Gaurang’s achievement is not only a personal milestone but also a significant step forward for the development of football in Maharashtra. His success highlights the potential of young coaches and the importance of investing in their education and development.
Thane City FC has demonstrated its commitment to developing local talent and providing opportunities for players and coaches to grow and succeed. Gaurang’s achievement is a testament to the club’s vision and dedication to football development.