Beach Football League on

Published: 13th May 2015 06:00 AM  |   Last Updated: 13th May 2015 04:27 AM   |  A+A-

KOCHI: ESAF Microfinance is sponsoring the first official beach football league in India that commenced in Kozhikode on May 8. It will be on till May 17. ESA media organises the event in association with Kerala Football Association and Kozhikode District Football Association.

Men and women representing nine teams from Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam, Malappuram, Kannur, Kozhikode, Pathanamthitta, and Wayanad districts are participating in the tournament.

“The league aims at giving opportunities to football talents from rural and coastal corners of the state. We are proud to partner with it,” said K Paul Thomas, chairman and managing director, ESAF Microfinance.


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp