After finishing the first season in the bottom half of the points table, both Mumbai and Pune have made good use of this year’s auction process.
Besides Rajinikanth and Sachin, Bollywood stars Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt were also present at the event.
FC Goa started their ISL football campaign on a convincing note after dispatching Delhi Dynamos 2-0 at the Nehru Stadium, Fatorda in Margao on Sunday.
Postiga struck once in each half, while Frenchman Valmiro Lopes Rocha (Valdo) was the other scorer for the winners at the packed Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.
The ceremony began with hundreds of children starting the countdown in a colourful manner, which was followed by the unveiling of flags of all eight ISL teams
Habas also added that the league is short and if one makes mistakes it will be difficult to recover.
In head to head encounters, there is nothing to separate the two-sides as they have drawn the two games that they have played.
Mumbai and Pune face-off in their first match at the Shree Chhatrapati Shivaji Sports Complex in Pune.
Chennaiyin’s build-up to the ISL has been better than last year and Materazzi was happy with the preparations.
Indian Super League (ISL) team FC Pune City signed former Turkish international Tuncay Sanli for the 2015 edition of the league on Monday.
Indian Super League (ISL) franchise FC Pune City on Thursday signed former Fiorentina and Chelsea winger Adrian Mutu as its marquee player
Goa’s Fatorda stadium will host the final match of the second edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) football tournament on December 20.