Ajay Devgn kick-starts the shooting of Maidaan, will essay the role of football coach Syed Abdul Rahim

Presented by Zee Studios and Boney Kapoor, Ajay Devgn's Maidaan is being jointly produced by Kapoor, Akash Chawla and Arunava Joy Sengupta. Saiwyn Quadros will write the screenplay, while Ritesh Shah will pen the dialogues. It is expected to release in 2020.