Roots Premier League (RPL), India’s first competitive amateur football league, founded by Harpreet Baweja and Santino Morea,with partners Gaurav Assomull & Varun Gupta announced Bollywood's favourite actor and football fanatic Arjun Kapoor as the first-ever brand ambassador of the Roots Premier League at the Spring 2019 Opening Day Carnival held at Jamnabai Narsee School Turf, Juhu on 9th March, 2019.
Creating camaraderie on and off the field, in the true spirit of the game, the celebration was attended by the who's who of the industry including Dino Morea, Shibani Dandekar, Elnaz Norouzi among others.
The Opening Day Carnival for the spring 2019 season featured a set curation of food stalls, interactive carnival games and sporting goods stalls, at the pop-up, followed by the opening matches of the season. The attendees exclaimed that this event was a testament to growth the future of football in country.
Co-founder & CEO Director of Aroma Thai Spas, Butter Events and Proud Owner of the Roots Premium League, Harpreet Baweja and Event Management Intellect and Co-founder, Santino Morea said, “We are extremely excited to partner with the multi-talented Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor as the Brand Ambassador of Roots Premier League and we hope this association will take the league to greater heights. We at Roots Premier League translated our passion and drive for the sport into creating an ecosystem that promotes football, fitness and community spirit. When you are on field, all the tags wear off, as the players come together as one, shoulder to shoulder and completely surrender to the game. It was wonderful to see the reception of our last season with an exciting line-up of players and we look forward to taking it a notch higher to this upcoming season.”
The avid footballer and sports enthusiastic, Arjun Kapoor looked elated as the Brand Ambassador for Roots Premier League and talking about the association he said, “I am ecstatic to be a part of the influx of the football revolution in India. It is extremely exciting for me to represent the Roots Premier League, it is truly a community of hard-working talent, and it is invigorating to see the camaraderie among the players on the field. Roots Premier League has cultivated a platform for the sport to flourish, uplifting talented sportsmen to pursue their passion and calling.”