According to sources, the Mumbai franchise of the Indian Super League (ISL) could name the soccer club as Mumbai City Football Club (MCFC). However, there has not been any official confirmation from the club owners but latest indications from our sources reveal that the club could be named as Mumbai City FC (MCFC). If that actually happens, then fans will get in doubt over the short form of two soccer club names.
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Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Atletico de Kolkata has announced its marquee player signing for the upcoming season of the soccer league in India. Spanish footballer Luis Garcia is the officially announced marquee player of Atletico de Kolkata. Atletico de Kolkata has already announced that Antonio Lopez Habas will be the marquee manager of Atletico de Kolkata. Besides Luis Garcia, Ofense Nato from Botswana is also a confirmed second foreign signing for Atletico de Kolkata FC after Borja Fernandes.
Atletico de Kolkata has confirmed that Ex-Spanish footballer Antonio Lopez Habas will be the marquee manager of the team for the inaugural season of the Indian Super League which is all set to kick off from 19th September 2014.
Indian Super League adds another milestone in its way and this time ISL has done so by signing a deal with world’s most famous football league English Premier League (EPL). The English Premier League (EPL) will help Indian Super League (ISL) in development of the soccer game in the country of 125 crore people. EPL (Barclays Premier League) will provide support in strategies, guidance and aid to Indian Super League (ISL). Indian Super League is set to kickoff in September this year. As per the deal, EPL will help India in making changes to the quality and standards of football in the nation.
Atletico de Kolkata has announced that it will declare its marquee player and mnager on 7th July 2014. If this happens, Atletico de Kolkata will become the first Indian Super League team to officially announce any of its team members. Atletico Kolkata was also the first ISL team to officially reveal its franchise name. Atletico de Kolkata will also unveil team’s jersey and kit on the same day. Atletico Kolkata has completed all the preparations to announce its marquee player and manager name.
North East United Football Club is the name given to the Guwahati franchise of the Indian Super League which is scheduled to kick off its first season from 19th September 2014. With announcement of this official name, Guwahati franchise of ISL has become the third one to reveal the club name after Kolkata,Kochi franchises name their teams as Atletico de Kolkata and Kerala Blasters FC, respectively. Bollywood actor John Abraham and I-League club Shillong Lajong owners hold stakes in the Guwahati franchise of Indian Super League.
Sachin Tendulkar and PVP venture owned Kochi franchise of the Indian Super League has been named as Kerala Blasters FC. The name of the ISL franchise was announced by the chief minister of Kerala after attending a meeting with the team owners. Sachin Tendulkar is very popular as ‘Master Blaster’ and this is why the word ‘Blaster’ was taken from there and added after the work ‘Kerala’ which represents the entire southern state of the country. He said that he expected the whole