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Pune F.C
Full name Pune Football Club
Founded 2007
Ground Balewadi Sports Complex
Ground Capacity 20,000
Chairman Chirag Tanna
Manager Derrick Pereira
League I-League
2011-12 I-League, 5th

Pune F.C. is an Indian football club at Pune in the state of Maharashtra.

Pune is one of the teams which compete in the I-League.

History

The club was founded in 2007. The team was created to integrate "the community through sport". The team owners brought together a passion for sports and improving the quality of life of the communities we serve.

In the 2009-10 season, Pune was elevated to the first division of the Indian Football League.

In 2011, Pune became the first Indian team to play an English Premier League team at home. Blackburn Rovers F.C. played at Pune on 7th October, 2011.

League positions

Season League Position
2009-10 I-League 3rd
2010-11 I-League 5th
2011-12 I-League 5th

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