1973 - MALAYALAM - MOVIE
Football fans Mathew Koshy and SRK Nair have their own football teams. Their rivalry intensifies when Nair buys Vijayan, the best player in Koshy's team, just before an important tournament. Football Champion is a 1973 Indian Malayalam-language Drama Family movie starring Prem Nazir, Sujatha, Sankaradi, Adoor Bhasi, Innocent Vareed Thekkethala, Dominic Alummodu and Paul Vengala. Jaya Maruthi was the production house involved in the project along with executive producer(s) T. E. Vasudevan. Football Champion is written by V. Devan and S. L. Puram Sadanandan and it is directed by A.b. Raj and A. B. Raj. Jaya Maruthi acquired the distribution rights for the motion picture. Football Champion was released on 1st January 1973. Cinematography was done by P. Dathu and editing by B. S. Mani. The music was composed by V. Dakshinamoorthy.