Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh is a big fan of football game. We have seen him specially fly to other countries to catch a match of his favourite team. Now, he is all set to be officially associated with the game.
Yes, the actor has become a brand ambassador of Premier League in India. The Bollywood actor will help promote the Premier League to fans in the country and globally.
In this ambassadorial role, he will be working to support the League’s community initiatives across India, promote fan events and share his passion for the game.
Talking about the collaboration, Ranveer released a statement saying, “It is an honour to take on an ambassadorial role with the Premier League. I look forward to sharing my passion for football and hope that I can help develop and grow the fan base for the sport in India.”
Richard Masters, Premier League Managing Director, said, “Ranveer Singh is a passionate Premier League supporter who connects with fans across India and the world. His knowledge of the game and commitment to its development and growth, both domestically and internationally, is what has led to the creation of this partnership. We look forward to working with Ranveer to encourage football fans in India to play, coach, referee and support the game.”
This partnership with Ranveer will also strengthen the relationship between the EPL and the ISL which was first formalised in 2014, when a mutual cooperation agreement between the two was signed.
The Premier League has been running the international community programme Premier Skills in India since 2007.