India's new football league prepares for kick-off
India's new football league is about to kick off.
Teams from eight cities are taking part in the two-month tournament, with former international players like Alessandro Del Piero, Freddie Ljungberg, Robert Pires and Nicolas Anelka representing teams owned by India's biggest names in business and Bollywood.
But with so many high quality international leagues to watch on TV already, can this tournament create enough buzz to get people interested in the game in India, the land of cricket?
The BBC's Sameer Hashmi reports for India Business Report from Calcutta.
- 10 October 2014
- BBC News