Bio-bubbles, Kolkata giants, cash-rich Mumbai and a whole lot of Aussies -- here's how things stack up ahead of the new season.
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A creative midfielder, Chapman played for India between 1995 and 2001 and the country won the 1997 SAFF Cup under his captaincy.
New East Bengal manager Robbie Fowler promises to 'play the right way, be competitive and get good results'.
Unlike past imports, these are players in their prime. So, why are they leaving an established league to join the ISL?
Fowler brought defensive solidity to Brisbane Roar, but his exit was controversial. For East Bengal, it could be a mixed bag.
Fowler will take charge of the club, which will be known as SC East Bengal.
The Liverpool legend last managed A-League club Brisbane Roar with mixed success.
East Bengal will be the 11th team in this year's competition.
No East Bengal or Mohun Bagan, costs rising and revenue dipping, I-League clubs hold out for shot at promotion in 2022.
AIFF general secretary Kushal Das said all stakeholders have agreed to promotion and relegation in the Indian Super League from 2024-25.
With one of India's oldest football clubs set to join the ISL, ESPN tackles some FAQs.
The final decision on the Kolkata club's entry into first division now lies with AIFF and FSDL.
Shamya Dasgupta on an unconditional relationship with a club that, if nothing else, is better than its rival.
Several stalwarts have turned out for East Bengal over the last 100 years, but who makes their greatest ever XI?
From narrowly beating Mohun Bagan in 1925 to upsetting elite Asian clubs at the biggest stage, East Bengal have had an eventful 100 years.
Jamuna Das, Kolkata's famous matchday sweet-seller, is getting by with help from the football fraternity.
The club cited the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and the resultant cancellation of the league as the reasons.
Senior East Bengal official also said the club was in talks with potential investors.
The AIFF is likely to decide on the future of the ongoing I-League season in the first week of April, following consultations with the clubs.
Who were the top performers across the 11 teams in March?
Where does the current Mohun Bagan team rank among previous title winning sides?
Who were the top performers across the 11 teams in February? ESPN has you covered with the power rankings.
Which players have been the top performers across the 11 teams in January? ESPN has you covered with the power rankings.
Rivera was a former deputy to Alejandro Menendez, who resigned after the derby defeat to Mohun Bagan last week.
Which players have been the top performers across the 11 teams? ESPN has you covered with the power rankings.