It will be for the first time that Schopman will be able to see the juniors in action against elite teams like Argentina.
Need to win gold in Asian games, nothing else will do: Indian women's hockey team goalkeeper Savita Punia
Indian women's hockey team goalkeeper Savita Punia said the team needs to continue working on fitness, penalty corner conversions and defence.
Hockey India on Sunday named 25 players for the senior women's national coaching Camp scheduled to begin from Monday.
The Indian women's hockey team may have returned home without a medal from the Tokyo Olympics, but they surely won the nation's heart.
The Dutch master tactician stepped down after leading the Indian women's hockey team to a fourth-place finish in the recently concluded Tokyo Olympics.
Sharing her Tokyo Olympics experience, she said the team’s performance improved by several notches, and each player was eyeing a podium finish.
The former Dutch player came to the country to take over the Indian women's team in 2017 but was appointed the chief coach of the men's side later that year and was against re-designated in 2018.
India had bagged 14 penalty corners against Ireland and failed to convert even one and the team's think-tank raised the issue in the team meeting.
The Indian men's hockey team, which ended a 41-year medal drought by clinching a bronze medal in Tokyo, rose to 3rd in the FIH World Rankings.
PM Narendra Modi called the Indian women's hockey team after its 3-4 loss to Great Britain in the bronze medal play-off.
The Indian women's hockey team on Friday went down fighting against Great Britain in the Tokyo Olympics Bronze medal match with a 3-4 score.
The Indian women's hockey team made history by qualifying for their first Olympic semi-final but they lost 3-4 to Great Britain in a nail-biting match.
We inspired millions of girls that dreams can come true: Indian women's hockey team coach Sjoerd Marijne
The Indian women's hockey team head coach Sjoerd Marijne stated that the Women in Blue have made the country proud.
PM Narendra Modi said the team can take pride from a campaign, in which it beat Australia 1-0 in the quarterfinals.
"Their success at #Tokyo2020 will motivate young daughters of India to take up Hockey and excel in it. Proud of this team," tweeted Modi.