Touchdown: American Football League Launches in India

A new venture, the Elite Football League of India, or EFLI, is betting that South Asians will fall for the American game. Here are some photographs of the players in action

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A new venture, the Elite Football League of India, or EFLI, is betting that South Asians will fall for the American game. With backing from high-profile investors like former NFL head coach Mike Ditka, the EFLI has built an eight-team league, with squads representing Sri Lanka, Pakistan and various Indian cities.  The first game aired last weekend, with a battle between the Pakistan Wolfpak and the Bangalore Warhawks. Here are some photographs of the players in action.

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ManpreetGoraya
ManpreetGoraya

Finally a good contact game is in India. Good start. Hoping that it catches up in coming years.

funnyboy911
funnyboy911

Bwahahhahahahahahahhahahahahahhaha look like clown school. Arn't these the most 

unathlete  people on earth? If you can't get European and East Asian to play and like football how you going get a bunch hairy smelly starving men from south asia to like it? because they are dark?

thesparky1
thesparky1

Curry nachos to be the favored stadium treat.