ISL 2017-18: Bollywood star Arjun Kapoor joins FC Pune City as their new co-owner

FC Pune City CEO Gaurav Modwel welcomed Arjun Kapoor, saying,' His involvement with the club will surely give an impetus to us to connect with a larger audience.'

PTI October 27, 2017 13:46:13 IST
ISL 2017-18: Bollywood star Arjun Kapoor joins FC Pune City as their new co-owner

Mumbai: The Indian Super League franchise FC Pune City on Thursday announced Bollywood star Arjun Kapoor as the new co-owner of the club.

ISL 201718 Bollywood star Arjun Kapoor joins FC Pune City as their new coowner

Arjun Kapoor, (left), joined FC Pune City as its new co-owner on Thursday. Image courtesy: Twitter @FCPuneCity

Announcing the new co-owner, FC Pune City CEO Gaurav Modwel said,"FC Pune City welcomes Arjun Kapoor as the co- owner of the club. His involvement with the club will surely give an impetus to us to connect with a larger audience across the state as well as nationally."

Co-owner Kapoor on his part said:"I love football and have grown up watching and playing the sport. I still actively play with my friends, who also are co-owners at various clubs in ISL."

"What FC Pune City as a club is doing with football is tremendous and it seemed a natural fit for me to join them in their endeavour to develop a professional eco-system of football across Maharashtra. Our collective enthusiasm is in creating a special and inspirational football team."

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