The count down has begun. Calicut Press Club’s Journalist Football League (Boby and Maradona) will excite the football fans in Kozhikode thanks to the presence of legendary foot ball players.
The foot ball event will begin on 15th May at the Kozhikode Corporation stadium.
Former Indian captain and torch bearer of Indian Football Baichung Bhutiya and top striker I.M.Vijayan will jointly inaugurate the tournament on May 15 at 4 pm.
The matches will begin in the morning itself.
Kerala footballs’ front runners like U.Sharafali,C.V.Pappachan,Kurikesh Mathew,and Habeeb Rahman will participate in the three day’s championship.
A vilambara jatha (proclamation rally) will take place in the city on 14th May,as a curtain raiser to the football event .
The colorful rally will be followed by a celebrity football match in which Sports Council eleven and Collector’s eleven will compete.
The women’s football match and children’s football will also takepalce as part of the championship,said Kamal Varadoor,President ,Calicut Press club .
3G Mobile World is one of the sponsors of the event.