Football Federation of Sri Lanka

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Football Federation of Sri Lanka
AFC
Football Federation of Sri Lanka logo.jpg
Founded1939; 80 years ago (1939)
Headquarters100/9 Independence Avenue 07 - Colombo, Sri Lanka
FIFA affiliation1952; 67 years ago (1952)
AFC affiliation1954; 65 years ago (1954) [1]
SAFF affiliation1997; 22 years ago (1997)
PresidentAnura de Silva[2]
Websitehttp://www.football.lk

The Football Federation of Sri Lanka (FFSL) is the governing body of football in Sri Lanka. It operates the Sri Lanka national football team and Sri Lanka Football Premier League

History[edit]

Football Federation of Sri Lanka was founded on 1939. FFSL affiliated with FIFA in 1952. FFSL affiliated with Asian Football Confederation in 1954 & FFSL was founding member of South Asian Football Federation which was founded in 1997.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Asian soccer championship next year". The Straits Times. 27 May 1954."ASIAN SOCCER FINALS IN SINGAPORE May be used as Olympic series". The Singapore Free Press. 5 October 1954."Singapore to Meet Indonesia in Asian Soccer Tourney". The Straits Times. 14 June 1955.
  2. ^ "President, Sri Lanka Football Association".

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