Another misstep from Sports Minister E P Jayarajan

Meanwhile, the minister said the state government is actively considering inviting England-based Chelsea Football Club to nurture aspiring footballers in the state.

Published: 14th December 2018 02:47 AM  |   Last Updated: 14th December 2018 02:47 AM   |  A+A-

E P Jayarajan

By Express News Service

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: After his much-trolled Mohammad Ali gaffe, where he mistook the US boxer for a Malayali sportsman, Sports Minister E P Jayarajan made another slip when he wrongly referred to former Indian football team captain I M Vijayan as M N Vijayan. He was replying to a question from Kovoor Kunjumon MLA in the Assembly on Thursday. 

Meanwhile, the minister said the state government is actively considering inviting England-based Chelsea Football Club to nurture aspiring footballers in the state.

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