The Hero ISL Children’s League aims at developing elite level home-grown players. It will witness the deliverance of world class grassroots development system which is being designed by IMG Reliance and Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL).

There will be a structured competitive football platform for children aged between 6 to 12 years old, where learning will take place through games while having fun. Children will learn and respect the rules of the game from a very young age. They will also make friendships and develop team spirit which will enable them to develop as a footballer and in the process also develop them in their life.

The league will not just benefit the players but also the coaches. It will benefit the local football community with parents seen as key stakeholders. The Hero ISL Children’s League aims to set the benchmark for grassroots football competition in the country by providing the children a platform to showcase their talent from a very young age, thus paving the path for a bright future in Indian football.

The Hero ISL Children’s League will have their own customized app which will provide basic information about the age groups and locations of the league. It will have a separate dedicated section for female footballers. The app will contain exclusive content about the league and will also showcase live scores and all the major happenings related to the league, from all around the country.