Cricket legend <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/sachin-tendulkar" target="_blank"><strong>Sachin Tendulkar</strong></a> is an avid sports enthusiast. Besides being a master at his own sport, he also has keen interest in football. Incidentally, Tendulkar also co-owns the Kochi franchise in the <strong><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/indian-super-league" target="_blank">Indian Super League</a></strong> (ISL), which is named as the Kerala Blasters FC (KBFC), along with PVP ventures. This association recently got a shot in the arm with more co-owners joining in the bandwagon. <strong>ALSO READ: <a href="http://www.criclife.com/buzz/social-media-buzz/when-two-superstars-met-sachin-tendulkars-moment-with-rajinikanth-52181" target="_blank">When two superstars met: Sachin Tendulkar s moment with Rajinikanth.</a></strong><p></p><p></p>Southern acting superstars and two of the biggest names in Indian film industry, Chiranjeevi, who is also a Rajya Sabha MP from Congress, and Nagarjuna, who has massive following in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, recently joined forces with Tendulkar and became the co-owners at KBFC. Along with the two of them, a consortium of investors including leading film producer - Allu Arvind and industrialist Nimmagadda Prasad have also bought a stake in Blasters Sports Pvt. Ltd., the owners of Kerala Blasters. <strong>ALSO READ: <a href="http://www.criclife.com/photo/moods-and-moments/star-studded-support-to-indian-super-league-2-5913" target="_blank">Star-studded support for Indian Super League.</a></strong><p></p><p></p>The new co-owners of the franchise were recently unveiled at a ceremony in Thiruvanthapuram. During the ceremony, master blaster Tendulkar clicked a selfie with the superstars and other investors and took to his official Twitter account to share it with his millions of followers. The caption of his tweet read: <em> The #yellowmeinkhelo selfie with new co-owners. A warm welcome to the football crazy world of @KBFCOfficial </em><p></p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p></p><p dir="ltr" lang="en">The <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/yellowmeinkhelo?src=hash">#yellowmeinkhelo</a> selfie with new co-owners. A warm welcome to the football crazy world of <a href="https://twitter.com/KBFCOfficial">@KBFCOfficial</a> <a href="https://t.co/jak1H39LED">pic.twitter.com/jak1H39LED</a></p><p></p> sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) <a href="https://twitter.com/sachin_rt/status/737921967865597953">June 1, 2016</a></blockquote><p></p><script src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" async="" charset="utf-8"></script><p></p><p></p>The consortium of these stars is committed to expanding the football base in the state and give potential talent a platform to perform and excel. The third season of the league, which is becoming increasingly popular with the passage of time, will kick-start from October 26 this year.