Bengaluru FC, on Tuesday, announced their latest in a string of partnerships, this time with Baptist Hospital, who have come on board in a one-year deal as Official Medical Partners. As part of the deal, Baptist Hospital will provide the club ambulances for all its matches during the course of the season, and also provide medical assistance to the Blues’ first team and age group teams.
“We are extremely happy to have signed an agreement with Baptist Hospital, who are among the foremost in healthcare in the city and country. Medical assistance and aid from the right hands is very vital at any sports team and especially at Bengaluru FC, where we have not only the first team, but also many age-group teams. We are looking forward to a long and fruitful partnership with them,” said club CEO, Mandar Tamhane.
Speaking at the signing of the MoU at the Bengaluru Football Stadium, Dr. Naveen Thomas, CEO and Director of Baptist Hospital expressed his joy at joining hands with the ISL champions.
“All of us at Baptist Hospital are very glad to be able to assist Bengaluru FC in their campaign. More than providing medical aid, we are looking to help the club stay fit through the season with our injury prevention methods, early detection of ailments and more. I wish the team the best of luck for their season,” he said.
The Blues take on Kerala Blasters in their next Indian Super League match, set to take place at the Kanteerava Stadium on November 23rd.