The new Indian Super League, Hindustan’s very own football .petition is going to start from 12-10-2014, and as the country get’s crazy for this soccer .petition, here is most of you should know about it. Bringing Indian soccer out of hibernation The ISL was brought to life in 2013 after seeing that many Indians are wild about football, but regrettably, have no national soccer league with International attention to see. The ISL aims to turn the table. It will consist of 8 franchise clubs, owned from people and .panies across the country. The .petition will start in October and end in December. The eight teams that will .pete in this .petition are: Atletico de Kolkata, assisted by Antonio Lopez Habas, with Spain as the foreign draft. Chennai Titans, coached by Marco Materazzi with Italy as the foreign draft. Delhi Dynamos FC, coached by Harm van Veldhoven with Netherlands as the foreign draft. FC Goa, coached by, Zico with Brazil as the foreign draft. Kerala Blasters FC, trained by David James with England as the foreign draft. Mumbai City FC, coached by Peter Reid with England as the foreign draft. North East United FC, practiced by Ricki Herbert with New Zealand as the foreign draft. FC Pune City, practiced by Franco Colomba with Italy as the foreign draft. While building their teams, each club will have to sign: At least 7 foreigners, out of which 2 will be from the outfit and 5 will be from the foreign player draft; One star player, which in the words of AIFF is "A foreign recruit who has represented his country in any of the continental championships like the European Championship, Copa America, African Nations Cup, Asian Cup, or FIFA World Cup will be called a star player;" and fourteen Indian domestic players, four of which have to be local players from the city the team belongs to. Celebrity Ownership in the Indian Super League The .petition is owned by Reliance Industries Ltd, Star India Pvt. Ltd. and IMG Worldwide Inc. It would be shown only on STAR Sports and will have Hero MotoCorp as the .petition; thus the name Hero Indian Super League. From Bollywood, we have John Abraham who co-owns the outfit North East United FC, Ranbir Kapoor who co-owns the Mumbai City FC club, Abhishek Bachchan who co-owns Chennaiyin FC team, Salman Khan who co-owns the FC Pune City team, and Varun Dhawan who is the brand ambassador of the FC Goa team. From the field of Indian Cricket, Sachin Tendulkar is the co-owner of the Kerala Blasters FC club and Sourav Ganguly is the co-owner of the Atletico de Kolkata club. Indian Super League setup: Every year, the .petition would be played between October and December. Each team will play against all other squads twice on a home-and-away basis. The top four teams will qualify for the finals. Investing in the team Squad owners’ investments in the ISL are worth having a look. Different outfits have spent massively to buy foreign players: Goa: 430.000 USD Chennai Titans: 380.000 USD Atletico de Kolkata: 350.000 USD Mumbai City: 330.000 USD Kerala Blasters: 315.000 USD Pune City: 280.000 USD Delhi Dynamos: 260.000 USD North East United: 260.000 USD With this kind of money and international prestige towards the HeroISL, this is surely a football .petition you would not want to miss! Possibly a surge to bring football in India to a higher level! 相关的主题文章: