Tibetan Women's Soccer Team Not Affiliated with Tibetan National Sports Association.

March 3, 2017

Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay with Women's Team managed by TNSA.

DHARAMSHALA: In light of the recent news of New Delhi based U.S. Embassy's denial of visa to Tibetan Women's Soccer Team to participate in Dallas Cup, the Tibetan National Sports Association (TNSA), officially recognized by Central Tibetan Administration issued a letter of clarification stating its disassociation with the Tibetan Women's Soccer Team.

According to the letter, TNSA stated it 'makes official representation of Tibet in various tournaments within India and abroad.' TNSA based in Dharamsala is registered under the Indian Societies Act XXI, 1860 and has a governing body and an executive team.

The letter also stated 'TNSA has its own Women's Football Team.'

Calrification letter from TNSA