Unlike past imports, these are players in their prime. So, why are they leaving an established league to join the ISL?
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When fit, Jhingan is India's best defender by a distance, and exactly the upgrade ATK MB need.
Jhingan was said to be keen on moving to Europe, but changed his plans due to the pandemic.
Boris Singh Thangjam, a member of India's 2017 U-17 World Cup team, is now under quarantine in Manipur
ATK Mohun Bagan have announced that the original Mohun Bagan jersey colours will be retained for the new club.
In an age where being outspoken carries its own risks, footballer Darren Caldeira bucks the trend.
The slot reserved for the ISL runner-up went to BFC due to the merger of ATK and Mohun Bagan.
Bhaichung Bhutia has called on ISL champions ATK to lead with the Mohun Bagan brand when the clubs merge on June 1.
ATK boss Sanjiv Goenka said that Antonio Habas will remain the coach of the team set to merge with Mohun Bagan.
The two finalists make the bulk of the team, but who else makes the cut?
Covering the ISL final amid a large-scale shutdown, Anirudh Menon shares the surreal experiences from his Goa trip.
Played in front of empty stands in the backdrop of a global pandemic, the Indian Super League final was a surreal event.
Javier Hernandez's brace helped ATK beat Chennaiyin in the final played behind closed doors.
As two teams tied on two titles each chase a third, the ISL final could well be a classic despite no spectators.
ATK and Chennaiyin fans are having to do what almost every college student of a certain age has done -- cancel a Goa trip.
His two goals helped ATK overturn a 1-0 deficit from the first leg, and send the team through to the final.
A record 16 goals were scored in this season's ISL playoffs, including 11 just between Chennaiyin and Goa.
The first leg wasn't a pretty affair, and expect another tight game as ATK look to overturn a 1-0 deficit at home.
Right now, BFC FC are at their most stubborn. But when you score 23 goals in 19 matches, that's exactly what you need to be.
Deshorn Brown's strike gave the hosts a 1-0 win over ATK in the first leg of their semi-final.
ATK's potent attack and organization at the back makes them slight favourites against BFC in the playoffs.
We break down what teams in the two leagues need to do to secure the AFC Cup slots that are still available.
The ISL has announced that the away goals rule will apply for this season's semifinals
Top two are confirmed, but there's still two teams competing for the third, and a three-way battle for the fourth spot.
RPSG Group, which owns ATK, announced on Thursday that they will acquire a majority stake in Mohun Bagan Football Club.