Kochi: The fourth edition of Kerala Premier League (KPL) football championship will kick off on Saturday.
SAT Tirur will take on FC Thrissur in the opening game in Tirur.
Ten teams are in the fray in the league, which will be played on a home and away format.
Group A consists of Gokluam FC, KSEB, FC Kerala, Quartz FC and Cochin Port Trust while Group B comprises SBT, Kerala Police, SAT Tirur, FC Thrissur and Central Excise.
The winners will be richer by Rs 2 lakh, while the runners-up will receive Rs 1 lakh.
Cochin Shipyard is the title sponsor of the KPL, while Cosco is the official ball partner.