Extra Time: Tennis star Rohan Bopanna is a Bengaluru FC fan

The newly-ranked World No. 3 doubles player is ecstatic to have a team from his home city playing in the I-League...

Rohan Bopanna visited the Bangalore Football Stadium in Bengaluru, on Wednesday and was presented with a club shirt by Sunil Chhetri while the tennis star handed the Indian national team striker a signed racquet.

Expressing his love for the beautiful game, Bopanna revealed that he will make it a point to attend Bengaluru FC's matches whenever he has the time.

"I’m a huge fan of the game and irrespective of what team is playing, if there’s football on television, I’m always glued. So, to have a team in my home city is just fantastic. I’m going to have some free time in November and I’m going to make it a point to be at the stadium in my club shirt to cheer the team at games. I’m an official fan now," he said.

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