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Sports Massage Therapist – First Team

Job Title

Sports Massage Therapist – First Team

Position Type

Full Time

Reports to

Head Physiotherapist




    Kerala Blasters Football Club is an Indian professional football club based in Kochi, Kerala, that competes in the Indian Super League. The club is built on three strong pillars of Collectivism, Inclusivity and Sportsmanship, KBFC aims to being the biggest Football Club in India that generates young and talented players who not just represents the club in the National level but also the country in an international playing field, thereby reinforcing the legacy of Kerala towards the sport.


 We are seeking a skilled and dedicated Sports Massage Therapist to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for providing high-quality massage treatments to our athletes, helping them prevent injuries, enhance performance, and maintain optimal physical condition. This role requires a professional who can work in a comfortable setting, understand the unique needs of athletes, and contribute to their overall well-being

Key Responsibilities:

Analyze, consult, and perform massage treatments in a professional and comfortable setting.
Design massage sessions tailored to players’ specific complaints or problem areas.
Suggest massage schedules for recurring sessions based on players’ requirements.
Provide pre-match massages to help prepare players’ muscles for the physical demands of the game. This includes techniques to increase blood flow, flexibility, and muscle readiness.
Use massage to enhance joint mobility and overall flexibility, ensuring players have optimal range of motion.
Be on standby to provide immediate care for muscle cramps, spasms, or minor injuries that can be managed with quick massage therapy during training/matches.
Work closely with the Medical Team of the club to manage any acute injuries that occur during the game, offering massage as part of the immediate treatment plan.
Provide post-match massages to aid in muscle recovery, reduce soreness, and minimize the effects of fatigue.
Assist in the rehabilitation process for injured players by providing targeted massage therapy to promote healing, improve circulation, and reduce scar tissue formation.


Certified Massage Therapist with a specialization in sports massage.
Experience working with athletes, preferably in a sports club or team setting.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Ability to listen to players and adapt massage techniques to meet their needs.
Capability to design effective massage sessions for different types of sports-related complaints.
Candidates must be from the Ernakulam region.

If you are passionate about sports and have the skills to enhance our athletes’ physical health, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Please email your CV to with the subject of “Sports Massage Therapist – First Team of Kerala Blasters FC


Formed on 27th May 2014, Kerala Blasters FC is one of the eleven teams that is a part of the Indian Super League (ISL) since its inception, with its Home ground at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Kaloor, Kochi.