Kolkata: Come Sunday, and the fans could expect VVS Laxman soaking in football fervour at its 'Mecca' on the sidelines of an Atletico de Kolkata versus Kerala Blasters fixture in the Indian Super League.
Really impressed with the grand way of ISL kickoff here on October 12, Laxman said: "I watched the inauguration on TV. It was fantastic. I would love to watch the match especially when I'm in Kolkata."
"Everyone in Kolkata is an ardent follower of football and cricket. They are true sport lovers. I'm sure the atmosphere in the ground will be electrifying. I would like to take this opportunity." (Also read: Laxman named batting consultant of CAB's Vision 2020 Project)