Chenniayin FC’s first team to shift base

Chennai: Chennaiyin FC announced that its first team will be shifting base to Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research, Porur ahead of the upcoming Indian Super League 2018-19 season.

The Sri Ramachandra institute premises possess spacious and well-equipped apartments that will serve as the residence for the players, along with a brand new training facility which includes a FIFA standard football pitch, a press release said here.

Theirin-house Centre for Sports Science (CSS) will continue to cater to the club in its existing capacity of official medical partner. ‘All of us at Chennaiyin FC are excited about moving into a new home at Sri Ramachandra. This development heralds an important landmark in our club’s history. As a club we always want to move forward in all aspects and having a dedicated training facility and residence in close proximity is something we had been working on,’ Chennaiyin FC co-owner Vita Dani said.

NT Bureau