East Bengal will be the 11th team in the ISL, which will be played at three venues of Goa this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
ISL: Nine overseas footballers, including eight Brazilians, given green signal to arrive in India for new season
The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has granted permission to a total of ten foreigners to join their respective clubs for pre-season in Goa for ISL 2020-21
Jhingan is said to be the highest-valued footballer in India but the club did not reveal the signing amount.
The 27-year-old defender is a three-time A-League champion with two of his titles playing for the Brisbane Roar. He also won the title as a part of Melbourne Victory side.
Over the three seasons with the Gaurs, Ali made 24 appearances in FC Goa colours, helping the team reach the playoffs in each of the seasons.
The towering 6'6" feet defender joins the former ISL champions on a free transfer after a stint at Qatar top-flight side Umm Salal SC.
East Bengal's investors have registered a new company named Shree Cement Foundation to pick up and submit bid documents for one franchise slot in the upcoming Indian Super League.
Known in the footballing circuit as Sana, Chinglensana Singh Konsham joins in after a three-year spell with FC Goa and has penned a two-year deal till the end of the 2021-22 season.
Relegation, promotion in ISL from 2024-25 season has been agreed by all stakeholders, says AIFF's Kushal Das
Kushal Das also said that the I-League winners will get 'direct slots' in the top-tier ISL in 2022 and 2023.
ISL: Decks cleared for East Bengal's potential entry as organisers invite bids for new team for upcoming season
East Bengal on Wednesday got an investor in Kolkata-based Shree Cements and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who played a big role in the negotiations, made a strong pitch for the century-old club''s inclusion in the ISL.
The 30-year-old Spaniard has penned a two-year deal with FC Goa till the summer of 2022.
East Bengal finally get new investors, set to make strong bid for Indian Super League entry ahead of 2020-21 season
The details of the deal were not disclosed, but it is learnt that Shree Cement, East Bengal's new investors, will have a majority stake of 80 percent and the club will seek for an entry into the ISL.
ISL: Playing in empty stadium biggest challenge for all teams, says Chennaiyin FC coach Csaba Laszlo
Asked if the coronavirus-induced break would affect the players, Chennaiyin FC coach Laszlo said it could have an impact on the mental aspect.
The 51-year-old Spaniard, who had previously worked in the Spanish La Liga and the Croatian top-flight clubs, has penned a one-year deal till the end of the 2020-21 season.
Mauricio made his senior club debut for Brazil's Flamengo in 2010 where he linked up with football legend, Ronaldinho. He has played for other Brazilian teams like Sport Club do Recife, Bragantino and Centro Sportivo Alagoano
It will be the 56-year-old Hungarian Laszlo's first stint in Asia. He has more than two decades of coaching experience at club and international level.
Roca, who took charge of Hyderabad FC in June, had put in a request to be relieved of his duties after the newly-appointed FC Barcelona head coach Ronald Koeman expressed his desire to have him in his support staff.
Chennaiyin also confirmed in a statement that the trio will be included in the 25-man CFC squad for the 2020-21 ISL season.
Valskis had led his former club Chennaiyin FC to the ISL league final last season, scoring 15 goals and six assists.
FC Goa might have been a difficult project to consider, but when the offer came, Igor Angulo was determined to take up the challenge