Cleartrip becomes official travel & accommodation partner for Minerva Punjab FC


Cleartrip, an Online Travel Agent (OTA) and leisure activities platform, has announced its strategic association with Minerva Punjab FC as the official travel & accommodation partner for the upcoming season of the I-League.

Under the year-long association, Cleartrip will sponsor hotel accommodations for the Minerva Punjab FC team in Ludhiana, Kolkata, Kochi, Shillong, Aizawl, Imphal, Goa, Chennai and New Delhi during I-League matches.

Cleartrip Local will be the exclusive ticketing partner for Minerva Punjab FC for all nine of its home games under the partnership, which will be valid from November 1, 2017, to October 31, 2018. Interestingly, the Minerva Punjab FC is co-owned by the well-known Bollywood actor, acclaimed VJ and sports enthusiast Rannvijay Singh.

Speaking on the announcement, Ankit Rastogi, Vice President – Hotels, Cleartrip, said, “Cleartrip has been supporting young and talented teams across multiple sporting disciplines, such as rugby, through various association formats. Through our partnership with Minerva Punjab FC, which is our first with a football club, we are extending our full support to a dynamic and extremely ambitious bunch of young players.”

Ranjit Bajaj, CEO, Minerva Punjab FC, said, “The partnership will not only aid us in our endeavour to shape our talented bunch of youngsters into winners but will also help our young side in gaining more exposure and visibility in the markets that Cleartrip is operational in.”