FC Pune City was established in 2014 with a philosophy to provide stimulus to the growth of the sport in the state of Maharashtra. The club represents the city of Pune in the Indian Super League and Hero Super Cup and is committed to making Pune the new fortress of Indian Football.The club is owned by Rajesh Wadhawan Group and its promoters Mr. Kapil Wadhawan, Mr. Dheeraj Wadhawan and co-owned by Bollywood star Arjun Kapoor. FC Pune City’s home stadium is Balewadi Sports Complex. The logo of the club is a shield with orange and purple stripes representing the city of Pune. The logo also includes symbols of fort and horses representing strong defence and swift attack respectively; also alluding to the proud history of Marathas and their war strategy of strong fortification and guerrilla attacks.