Odisha FC announces its partnership with Jindal Steel and Power (JSP) along with its retail brand Jindal Panther will be the club’s official Principal Partner for the ninth seasons of the Indian Super League (ISL 2022-23).
As part of the deal, JSP’s Jindal Panther will feature prominently on the club’s all three jerseys. Odisha FC begins its season on October 11, 2022 in an away fixture match against Jamshedpur FC and will feature the club’s jersey with the iconic branding of JSP’s Jindal Panther.
In a statement, Naveen Jindal, Chairman, of Jindal Steel & Power said, “We draw inspiration from Biju Babu’s vision for Odisha. The Hon’ble Chief Minister’s leadership and robust roadmap make us all the more committed to the state. We are delighted to partner with Odisha FC for the upcoming season of the Hero Indian Super League. Odisha’s youth have a lot of potential, in sports like football. We aim to promote this great game and nurture the young talent of Odisha through this association. I wish Odisha Football Club with JSP’s Jindal Panther as its brand partner a wonderful season ahead.”
Bimlendra Jha, MD, Jindal Steel & Power added, “Swami Vivekananda exhorted India’s youth by saying ‘playing football will take you nearer to God than reading Gita’. Jindal Panther is happy to support the youth in a sport that represents its brand value of Speed, Strength, and Flexibility.”
Raj Athwal, Club President, Odisha FC on the partnership said, “It is a fantastic partnership for us to embark on with JSP and Jindal Panther as our brand partners. We share the same vision about impacting the Indian market with innovation, drive, and a purpose. In terms of the overall development of the state, the football industry, and bringing the best to the market, we are excited and motivated for the journey forward for the next years.”