I-League soccer will return to Bengaluru from the upcoming season after the All India Soccer Federation (AIFF) Govt Committee determined to grant direct entries to 5 company entities, together with Nimida United Sports activities Improvement Pvt.s Ltd which runs FC Bengaluru United.
Bengaluru FC’s 2016-17 season was the final time town witnessed I-League soccer.
The opposite 4 institutions to safe entries on Monday are YMS Finance Pvt. Ltd. (Varanasi), Namdhari Seeds Pvt. Ltd. (Bhaini Sahib Village, Punjab), Concatenate Advest Advisory Pvt. Ltd. (Delhi) and Bunkerhill Pvt Ltd (Ambala, Haryana).
The Govt Committee, which met right here on the sidelines of the SAFF Championship, additionally decided to revive the Federation Cup after a niche of six seasons.
Ever for the reason that new AIFF administration took over, there was a concerted effort to carry again legacy tournaments, and the return of the Federation Cup from the 2023-24 season is to be seen on this gentle.
Will probably be India’s premier cup competitors, a standing the Tremendous Cup has loved in the previous few years.
Additionally on the day, Karnataka State Soccer Affiliation (KSFA) common secretary M. Satyanarayan was supplied the position of AIFF deputy secretary common.
The submit has been vacant since Sunando Dhar give up earlier this yr citing private commitments.
Satyanarayan has been a member within the I-League committee thus far and has been the KSFA common secretary since August 2019.