Hero Indian Super League season 2019-20 is all set to kick-off on October 20, 2019, when two-time champions ATK take on rivals Kerala Blasters FC at the yellow brigade’s den. As the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Kochi is expected to be painted in a sea of yellow, the opening ceremony is set to amplify the occasion with high-octane performances by superstars Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani, along with the internationally acclaimed Indian dance group – Kings United.
Tiger Shroff will be performing to some of his superhit numbers and later, accompanied by Disha Patani, Shroff and the dancers will perform choreographic pieces.
Kings United, winners of the recent World of Dance competition, will be adding a football flavour to the dance with an energetic choreographic piece on various football kicks and moves celebrating the glorious Hero ISL highlights.
Anchored by actor Dulquer Salmaan, the opening ceremony will start 6:00 pm at the stadium, while the deferred live broadcast on TV will be from 6:45 pm onwards, with match kicking off at 7:30 pm.
Fans can enjoy the opening ceremony in 7 languages across an array of 20 channels including Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 2, Star Sports 2 HD, Star Sports 1 Bangla, Jalsha Movies, Jalsha Movies HD, Asianet Plus, Asianet Movies, Star Sports 1 Tamil, Vijay Super, Star Sports 1 Telugu, Maa Gold, Star Sports 1 Kannada, Suvarna Plus, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Hindi HD, Star Gold, Star Gold HD, and North East Live. In addition, the opening ceremony will also be streamed live on Hotstar and Jio TV.
The regular Hero ISL coverage for the season will be on Star Sports 2, Star Sports 2 HD, Star Sports 1 Bangla, Jalsha Movies, Jalsha Movies HD, Asianet Plus, North East Live, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Hindi HD, Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Telugu and Star Sports 1 Kannada along with Hotstar and Jio TV.
Gates at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium will open at 4 pm on 20th October.
(Indian Super League)