Kolkata will miss players who won them ISL 2014, but they have also bolstered their squad so that they now have an equally (if not more) competent side.
The benefits of including players with overseas experience is self-explanatory, because when it comes to training, infrastructure, professional management, or quality of football, India ranks among the lowest in the world.
The importance of good commentary in football is understated by many.
TPO can be defined as an economic arrangement whereby a football club sells a percentage of a player’s future transfer value to a third party.
ISL witnessed a good mix of Indian and foreign players working in unison and giving their best for the respective franchises. But there were players who stood out and were consistent throughout the tournament. Here's a look ISL's team of the year.
Atletico de Kolkata edged Kerala Blasters in the final to lift the maiden Indian Super League trophy. Here's how the marquee players fared in the first edition of the tournament.
The past generation has seen the likes of Bhaichung Bhutia, Sunil Chhetri, Gouramangi Singh and Renedy Singh struggle to overcome the hurdles faced by Indian football in their time.