Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan is on high heels of pleasures these days after the bigger success of Kolkata Knight Riders’s win over Chennai Super Kings in IPL Season Five final match. He has been doing celebrations since the day of victory. The man is boisterous since it is the first time that his team did superb in IPL. For the first time, the team reached to the top level of the tournament and then reached in the final. Well, he deserves all the celebrations. The winning has given the superstar more confidence now to invest into games. Now he seems to be interested in getting fifty percent stake in Dempo, one of India’s top notch football clubs.
The close sources from the club reveal that the actor has been holding talks with the owner of the Goa based I-League champion club. The meetings between Shah Rukh Khan and club’s owner Srinivas Dempo will bring in lucrative results, the sources are pretty sure.
Post the KKR’s win, Khan again held meeting with the owner and the club’s management. But still there is no conformation at all about whether the deal will happen or not since Shah Rukh is interested in 50% stake. Sources also add that there are certain things needed to be worked out prior to finalizing the deal between the two. Reports have it that the club definitely needs Shah Rukh Khan on ownership board due to his popularity as a big star of India. The club is of the view that his popularity would be beneficial in promoting the I-League champions who have been dominating the Indian football scene. Three times Dempo have won the I-League since its beginning in 2007-08.
Well, if the deal happens, it would be interesting to watch the football with Shah Rukh supporting the team.