Aizawl Football Club’s journey to the I-League title will be depicted on celluloid. The production agreement has been inked.
The Mizoram club has created a history by winning the coveted I-League crown last season. In yet another historic move, Aizawl FC has signed an agreement to picturise its success story.
Renowned Bollywood Film Producer Tarun Rathi, Owner & Director of Rajnandini Entertainment Limited, has acquired the rights to produce the feature film. “The historic win of top league of the country by the unknown low budget club of Aizawl FC deserves worldwide recognition and visibility. Together with Aizawl FC, we can go a long way in serving the people of Mizoram and North East through our film project. We will start the work soon,” said Rathi.
Robert Royte, owner & president of the Champion Club, said that “not only Aizawl FC and the people of Mizoram but the whole football fraternity will see a new boost in the through this film.
Rathi said film will have top star cast.
Aizawl FC won hearts as they clinched the 2016-17 I-League title in April after a hard fought season. The unbelievable success of the Reds from the northeast, after being termed as massive underdogs at the start of the season, was picked up by various media news outlets all over the world.