The Kerala Blasters football club, co-owned by cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, and the Kerala government has agreed to set up a residential football academy in the State to develop 100 footballers of international standards over the next five years.
A consortium of investors including megastars Chiranjeevi and Akkineni Nagarjuna, leading film producer – Allu Arvind and industrialist & serial entrepreneur Nimmagadda Prasad have joined hands to purchase stake in Blasters Sports Pvt. Ltd.
All of them visited Tirumala today to take the blessing of Lord Venkateshwara swamy and later announced that they are joining Sachin’s Kerala Blasters. A joint press conference by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, Sachin Tendulkar and actors Chiranjeevi and Nagarjuna.