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Premier Futsal: St. Agnelo VNCT picks up Chennai team

MUMBAI: St. Agnelo VNCT is the team owner of the Chennai team for season 2 of Premier Futsal.

A real-estate developer, St. Agnelo VNCT will aim to promote the awareness of the sport in Chennai by providing the right guidance and platform for the youth.

Premier Futsal vice-chairman Vimala Rani Britto said, “We are happy to associate with St. Agnelo VNCT as the Chennai team owners for Season 2. With a mission to grow the sport in India, Premier Futsal is dedicated to engage with today’s youth by encouraging their participation in the sport by enabling them with right direction and guidance. Through this announcement, we anticipate huge participation in Chennai thus making Season 2 a bigger better and more enriching experience for its fans.”

Agnelorajesh Athaide of St. Agnelo VNCT commented, “The inaugural year of Premier Futsal witnessed a huge fan following across both genders, making its way as a leading sport league in India. We are extremely excited to be associated with Premier Futsal in Season 2, where we will ensure no stone is unturned to take the league to reach new frontiers thus supporting it to be an integral part of one of India’s fastest growing sports properties.”

Premier Futsal also announced its collaboration with futsal agency Proneo Sports for Season 2. The company that specialises in managing professional sports players will further assist in promoting the sport. Season two teams will be led by the experienced Proneo Sports professional’s, who are committed in exporting the sport all over the world following a premise of professionalism and dedication.

The Futsal extravaganza is scheduled to kick-start on 15 September and will have the semi finals and final in Dubai.

Talking about the partnership, Dinesh Raj, said, “With a commitment to foster and improve awareness of the sport in India, we are happy to announce this partnership which will help us in building the sporting ecosystem in India. Having established a massive fan-base in its inception year, Season 2 takes a leap further to emulate the global standards of playing Futsal with the team at Proneo Sports.”

Proneo Sports founder Sergio Cruz said, “We are delighted to collaborate with the biggest futsal tournament in the world, Premier Futsal. Our company is specialised in managing professional sports players and over the years we have established the position of the most successful companies in the area of Futsal. With this goal in mind, this partnership will enable to popularise Futsal sport to India with Premier Futsal, forming a solid and efficient group of professionals scaling new frontiers in Season 2 and beyond.”

The tickets for the sporting event will go live soon and will be available on Paytm.