KERALA BLASTERS FC

Kerala Blasters FC is an Indian
Super League football franchise ...in
Kochi , Kerala that will begin play in
October 2014 during the inaugural
season of the Indian Super League.
The team is owned by former
Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar
and Prasad V Potluri.
History
In early 2014, it was announced that
the All India Football Federation,
the national federation for football
in India, and IMG-Reliance would be
accepting bids for ownership of eight
of nine selected cities for the
upcoming ISL( Indian Super League ),
an eight-team franchise league
modeled along the lines of the
Indian Premier League cricket
tournament.On 13 April 2014, it
was announced that Sachin Tendulkar
and Prasad V Potluri had won the
bidding for the Kochi franchise.
On 27 May 2014, the team was
officially named "Kerala
Blasters".The team name is based on
the popular nickname of team owner
Sachin Tendulkar, Master Blaster.
It was officially inaugurated at the
crowne plaza, Kochi on 15 September
2014.


Full name : Kerala Blasters Football Club

Nickname(s): The Blasters,Manjapada,The Yellow Brigade,The God's Own Team

Founded : 27 May 2014

Ground : Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium Kochi , Kerala

Capacity : 60,500-75,000

Owners :
Sachin Tendulkar
Chiranjeevi
Akkineni Nagarjuna
Allu Aravind
Nimmagadda Prasad

Technical Director : Vacant

Head Coach : Vacant

League : Indian Super League

2014 Runners-up
Regular season: 8th


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