It is now officially confirmed that Ajay Devgn will be seen playing the titular role in the biopic on popular Indian football player and coach in 50s’ and 60s’ Syed Abdul Rahim. The film will be directed by Amit Sharma who shot to fame with Badhaai Ho. And according to latest reports, this biopic will go on shooting floors from June this year and the is currently in pre-production stage. “In the initial phase, we shoot in Indian cities like Delhi, Lucknow, Kolkata and Mumbai. We hope to wrap up the shoot by October and are looking forward to a 2020 release,” producer Boney Kapoor was quoted as saying by Mumbai Mirror. Kapoor is producing the film jointly with Akash Chawla and Arunava Joy Sengupta.
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