Gearing up for the third season of the Indian Super League, Mumbai City FC today announced that the ACE Group will return as their lead sponsor. In the third year of their association, the ACE Group will be prominent on the front of the jersey this year, leveraging the exciting platform with Mumbai City FC fans, engaging their consumer base for the span of the ISL 2016.
The ACE Group, one of India’s fastest growing real estate companies, is deeply passionate about the club’s persevering strength and character and is awaiting the start of the season. A proud member of the Mumbai City FC family, ACE Group is sure to encourage and motivate the team to bring home the cup.
Both the brands have similar synergies and represent the joie de vivre of the city of Mumbai. This partnership establishes a connection with both the fans as well as the brand effectively.
On ACE Group’s association with Mumbai City FC for the Indian Super League 2016, Ajay Choudhry, CMD, ACE Group said “It is great to be associated once again with Mumbai City FC. They have a great fan base and their vision for the development of football is definitely one we want to invest in and help them achieve. With the new coach and players such as Forlan and Chhetri in the team, we are positive this will be a great season for Mumbai City FC.”
Mumbai City FC co-owner Ranbir Kapoor said, “Ace Group and Mr. Choudhry have supported us since season 1 and we are thrilled to carry on the association for season 3 as well. Its always great to have partners who share our objectives and our vision for football in the country, and those who also want to contribute towards it; Ace Group fits that perfectly!”
The third season of the Indian Super League will begin on October 1 in Guwahati. Mumbai City FC will play their first match against FC Pune City at Balewadi Stadium, Pune on October 3.