Vastavam web: Cricket legend Rahul Dravid today said he is delighted to see young players getting a chance to play professional football alongside former international stars in the Indian Super League (ISL).Dravid, who was recently unveiled as Bengaluru FC’s brand ambassador, attended his first ISL match yesterday and was impressed with the fan following the club and ISL has generated, terming it “fantastic” for Indian football.
“It’s really great to be associated with BFC especially with the kind of supporters that they have. I think this team means a lot to Bengaluru city and you can feel it. Bengaluru is a really great sporting city and Bengaluru FC represents Bengaluru really well. We have a fantastic group of fans and it’s a great experience to come here and watch a football game for the first time.” Despite the back to back loos to Chennaiyin FC and Jamshedpur FC, the former India captain remained optimistic of Bengaluru’s changes in the ISL.