Mumbai City FC Team in ISLMumbai City FC is a football franchise based in Mumbai, Maharashtra that participates in the Indian Super League Tournament. As the franchise is based in Mumbai, it has a Bollywood share too. The team is owned by the Bollywood Superstar Ranbir Kapoor and a chartered accountant Bimal Parekh. The aim of the owners of the Mumbai City FC is to make it one of the most professional football clubs in Asia five years down the line. The focus is on the contribution in the growth of football in India.
Team Owners: Ranbir Kapoor, Bimal Parekh
Home Ground: DY Patil, Stadium, Mumbai
The Logo of Mumbai City FC Team
The Logo of the Mumbai City Football Club Unveiled, In the august presence of the chief guests Nita Ambani and Rishi Kapoor, the logo of the Mumbai City Football Club was unveiled. Also screened was an audio-visual celebrating the spirit of Mumbai and connecting it up to the new logo.
Mumbai City FC Team in ISLThe squad comprises 26 players from Brazil, Spain, Ireland, Haiti, Tunisia, France, Czech Republic and across India.
Goalkeepers: Subrata Pal, Debjit Majumder, Albino Gomes Defenders: Frantz Bertin, Ashutosh Mehta, Darren O'Dea, Keegan Pereira, Pavel Cmovs, Kingshuk Debnath, Rowilson Rodrigues, Aitor Fernandez Lopez.
Midfielders: Juan Aguilera, Cristian Bustos, Selim Benachour, Pratesh Shirodkar, Andre Moritz, Brandon Fernandes, Gabriel Fernandes, LalrindikaRalte, Lalchhuanmawia Fanai, Sampath Kuttymani
Strikers: Frédéric Piquionne, Sunil Chhetri, Subhash Singh, Nicolas Anelka, Sony Norde.
The Home Matches and Jerseys of the TeamThe team plays its home matches in the DIY Patil Stadium which has a capacity of around 55,000 spectators. When Mumbai City FC plays at the home ground the jerseys are painted blue while, at other grounds across the country, you can see players in their beaming red jerseys. Based on the home colors of its jersey, the team is also known as Blue devils and Blue Citizens. The team in its last season was able to engage the Mumbai football fans though the performance was not quite satisfactory. With the next season gearing up we can, we can expect some exciting performance by the players of Mumbai City FC.
The Famous Players of the TeamSome of the famous players of this team include Manuel Friedrich, the former Borussia Dortmund, and Germany defender, and Nicolas Anelka former France international striker. The vast experience that these players have along with the other power packed members will put up a great game of football in the upcoming ISL season 2016. Peter Reid is the lead coach of the Mumbai City FC.
Sponsors of the TeamsThe leading sponsors of the franchise include Jabong, Puma, and the Qatar Airways. Puma is also the kit manufacturer for the team.
The team is ready to participate in the ISL and is working really hard for it. If you are among those who are willing to get updated every moment of the performance of the team, all that you need to do is to get tuned with our website.