The total number of teams will remain six. The interesting change is the entry of Dempo group of companies.
Shrinivas Dempo Dempo group has contributed richly to Indian football. They have decided to buy 90 per cent stake in Empowerji Challengers which will be rechristened Goa Challengers.
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With so many owners leaving, what made Dempo take the plunge? Being a family which has always supported sports, we thought we should go for it.
It is not a very investment-intensive sport so it was not that big a risk as maybe running a football outfit.
The competition has been held in Mumbai and Chennai, an advantage for teams from the regions. Local fans being able to see it live leads to added sponsors coming in while promotions also become easier.
With the league set to be restricted to Delhi this time, the new franchise plans to use social media to drum up support. But with the advent of social media, things have changed.
We are yet to fully finalise our marketing details, but social media will play a huge role. We have already received encouragement from a number of sponsors.
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