Guwahati: The NorthEast United Football Club (NEUFC), the Indian Super League (ISL) football franchise from Guwahati, represents India's northeastern region in its true spirit, said the team's co-owner John Abraham here Saturday.
The Bollywood actor while unveiling the jersey of the club also appealed to millions of the soccer fans of the region to support the club and its players during its matches in Guwahati. The inaugural edition will be held Oct 12-Dec 20.
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi was also present at the occasion and assured all possible help to the club on the part of the government and termed the participation of the club in the ISL 2014 as one of the biggest opportunity for the state. He said the club would not only promote sports across the state and the region but also promote the tourism and beauty of the region at international level.