New Kit Of Odisha FC Unveiled
Bhubaneswar: Indian Super League franchise, Odisha FC officially launched its kit in the state capital today.
The event was attended by Sports Director, Vineel Krishna, dignitaries from the Odisha Government, sponsors and commercial partners of Odisha FC.
Speaking on the occasion, Rohan Sharma, Director, Odisha FC said: “I’ve always looked forward to the unveiling of a new kit because it symbolizes new beginnings. This is our new beginning for football in Odisha and I’m excited and humbled to be a part of it! I hope the fans wear the kits with pride everywhere they go”
Ashish Shah, CEO, Odisha FC said: “Kit launch is always a very special moment for the club. This symbolizes our new beginnings as the Kit along with the Logo will help build the Club’s identity. The players and the coaching staff have been settling down in Bhubaneswar and taking advantage of the excellent training infrastructure at Kalinga Stadium. While I am sure the team will bring glory on the field, the club will also connect strongly with the local community in the endeavour to make Odisha the football capital of India.”
The erstwhile Delhi based franchise had signed an MoU with the Odisha government on August 31 and the franchise was subsequently named as Odisha FC.
Coach Josep Gombau stated: “I am extremely delighted with the support that the Government of Odisha has lent to us. Since our arrival, we have received a lot of positive vibes in terms of the infrastructure and the backing of the fans. It is great to see all the stakeholders coming together for our kit-launch, as it symbolizes a fresh start. The team is raring to go and we are aiming to put up a good performance in the upcoming Hero Indian Super League season.”