United Sikkim FC announced on their official Facebook page on Tuesday that Bollywood icon and superstar Ranbir Kapoor is the brand ambassador of their club.
United Sikkim, managed by Australian Coach Nathan Hall is currently in the 13th position with 15 points and according to reports it was during the charity football match in New Delhi between actors and cricket players on Saturday that Bhaichung Bhutia, suggested a proposal to Bollywood actor Ranbir Kappor to be the club’s brand ambassador.
An official statement was released on their official Facebook page:
“He will be supporting and helping the club. If things work out, he could be coming to Gangtok to watch a United Sikkim match”, an official statement released by the club.
Ranbir Kapoor who is a big fan of La Liga side Barcelona, said, “To all the players in United Sikkim, all the best. You guys have a great leader in Bhaichung and I hope you guys take it up”.
Club owner Bhaichung Bhutia said, “It is a great honour for United Sikkim to have Ranbir as our brand ambassador. He has millions of fans and we hope that his fans would also follow United Sikkim.”