Football Sri Lanka

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Football Sri Lanka
AFC
Sri lanka football logo.png
Founded7 January 1939; 83 years ago (1939-01-07)
(as Ceylon Football Association)[1]
Headquarters100/9 Independence Avenue 07 - Colombo, Sri Lanka
FIFA affiliation1952; 70 years ago (1952)
1952–1972 as Ceylon Football Association
1972–2021 as Football Federation of Sri Lanka[2]
AFC affiliation1954; 68 years ago (1954)[3]
SAFF affiliation1997; 25 years ago (1997)
PresidentJaswar Umaru Lebbe[4]
Websitefootball.lk

The Football Sri Lanka (FSL) 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 Sri Lanka was founded on 1939 as Football Federation of Sri Lanka. FSL affiliated with FIFA in 1952. FSL affiliated with Asian Football Confederation in 1954 & FFSL was founding member of South Asian Football Federation which was founded in 1997. In 2021 organisation has changed their name to the current.

National teams[edit]

Corporate structure[edit]

Name Position Source
Sri Lanka Anura De Silva President [5][6]
Sri Lanka Antony Davidson Vice President [7][8]
Sri Lanka N. T. Farook 2nd Vice President [9][10]
Sri Lanka Upali Hewage 3rd Vice President [11][12]
Sri Lanka Padmasiri Munasinghe 4th Vice President [13][14]
Sri Lanka Jaswar Umar Lebbe General Secretary [15][16]
n/a Treasurer
Bosnia and Herzegovina Amir Alagić Technical Director [17]
Bosnia and Herzegovina Amir Alagić Team Coach (Men's) [18][19]
Sri Lanka Thilak Alponsu Team Coach (Women's) [20]
Sri Lanka Ranjith Rodrigo Media/Communications Manager [21]
Sri Lanka Saif Yusoof Futsal Coordinator [22]
Sri Lanka Sankar Komaleeswaran Referee Coordinator [23]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sri Lanka".
  2. ^ "Football Federation of Sri Lanka new Logo and the New Brand Name of Football Sri Lanka".
  3. ^ "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. Archived from the original on 31 January 2013. Retrieved 6 January 2015.
  4. ^ "President, Sri Lanka Football Association".
  5. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  6. ^ "The AFC.com - The Asian Football Confederation". The AFC. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  7. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  8. ^ "The AFC.com - The Asian Football Confederation". The AFC. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  9. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  10. ^ "The AFC.com - The Asian Football Confederation". The AFC. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  11. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  12. ^ "The AFC.com - The Asian Football Confederation". The AFC. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  13. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  14. ^ "The AFC.com - The Asian Football Confederation". The AFC. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  15. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  16. ^ "The AFC.com - The Asian Football Confederation". The AFC. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  17. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  18. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  19. ^ "The AFC.com - The Asian Football Confederation". The AFC. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  20. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  21. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  22. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.
  23. ^ FIFA.com. "Member Association - Sri Lanka - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on 8 November 2019. Retrieved 4 November 2020.

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