The countdown have started, the drum rolls can heard at a distance, the chants and cheers for the favourite teams and players will come alive when the Indian Super League (ISL) 2015 will start on 3 October in Chennai. 

The opening ceremony will be held on the same day of the first encounter. The first game of the ISL 2015 will be played between the defending champions Atletico de Kolkata and Chennaiyin FC at the Jawahralal Nehru, Marina Arena stadium in Chennai on 3 October. 

For the next two months, the Indian football fans can be rest assured that they will be witnessing some of the great players around the globe and our very own Indian star footballers in action. They will all battle it out against each other for one prize, the coveted ISL trophy.

Currently, the trophy is with Atletico de Kolkata and they will try their very best to defend it. But the other teams are no less! They have added some heavy reinforcement to their sides for the forthcoming edition of ISL.

The owners of the respective franchises are counting days along with the fans and none can wait any further for the live action of the first game of the ISL. Sourav Ganguly, Virat Kohli, John Abraham and Abhishek Bachchan can all be seen counting days and hours for the ISL 2015 to begin.

Recently, all the owners of the respective franchises came together in a video, which was named 'Banter and Battle.' In the video, each and every owner was showcasing their players's skills with the ball and Ganguly had the last laugh when he only showed the ISL trophy at the end.

The tickets have gone on sale, the stadiums are getting decked up, the players are gearing up for the action and most importantly, the fans will be right behind their favourite sides, cheering for them to the utmost extent.

Click here to watch all the stars counting days for ISL.

Everyone is ready to rumble, are you?