As part of the ISL prize money reallocation, Football Sports Development (FSDL) has now allocated Rs 3.5 crore to the League Winners.
Buckingham will arrive in the country shortly and will undergo the stipulated quarantine before joining the Mumbai City bubble in Goa to commence pre-season preparations ahead of the 2021-22 campaign.
Martins’ impressive form in the last one year has earned him a new three-year contract with FC Goa.
FC Goa were awarded the President's Cup for permanent keeping along with two rolling trophies of the Durand Cup and the Shimla Trophy.
Having conceded a sloppy opening goal, Naveen Kumar made amends with his brilliant save off Damaitphang Lyngdoh to bring an end to the marathon 16 spot kicks.
ISL: Former Real Madrid assistant coach Angel Puebla Garia joins SC East Bengal as Manolo Diaz's deputy
With close to two decades of coaching experience, Garcia has worked with the likes of Vicente del Bosque at Real Madrid between 1993-94 and Rafa Benitez in Real Madrid and Real Valladolid between 1994-1996 as both football conditioning and assistant coach.
The Brazilian striker started his professional career with Madureira before making the jump to the first team in 2015 and was loaned out to clubs like Barra da Tijuca and Boa Esporte in his initial years.
The Antonio Habas-coached side, which didn't have much match practice, will start their Indian Super League season 8 against Kerala Blasters at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa on 19 November.
The 18-year-old joins the defending ISL champions on a three-year contract until May 2024, with an option to extend for another season.
Chima becomes SC East Bengal head coach Manuel Manolo' Diaz's fourth foreign acquisition after Slovenian midfielder Amir Dervievic, Australian defender
Prce, who has played a match for Lazio senior team, has joined East Bengal from Croatian club NK Slaven Belupo. Slovenian midfielder Amir Dervievic and Tomislav Mrcela are the two overseas recruits.
The 29-year-old has signed a contract that will run until the end of the 2021-22 season.
Tomislav is SC East Bengal head coach Manuel 'Manolo' Diaz's second foreign signing.
Stewart is freshly arriving from a Rangers squad that finished 2020-21 season unbeaten on its way to the Scottish top division title.
While the regular weekday fixture will be a 7:30 pm start, the double headers on weekends, which until last season were a 5:30 pm feature, will now move to 9:30 pm start.
The 29-year-old midfielder joined ISL side ATK Mohun Bagan ahead of the 2020-21 campaign and was loaned out to Odisha FC during the January transfer window.
Koman made his senior national team debut for Hungary in 2010 and went on to play 36 matches, netting seven goals. He was a vital cog in the country's third-place finish in the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup and emerged as the second-highest scorer with five goals.
ISL: Sergio Lobera's open communication made a difference, says Mumbai City FC's Vignesh Dakshinamurthy
Vignesh Dakshinamurthy was one of the standout young players for Mumbai City last season as the club completed a historic league double under coach Sergio Lobera in the 2020-21 season.
ISL: SC East Bengal, investors Shree Cement reconcile; agree to play in top-flight after Mamata Banerjee intervenes
"Khela hobe (the game is on). I'm very happy today," West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee announced at the state secretariat Nabanna.
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee said Shree Cement have returned the sporting rights but despite the "short time" she remained hopeful of the red-and-gold's future in the upcoming ISL season, starting on 19 November in Goa.