ISL: Chennaiyin FC sign Ganesan Balaji, Aqib Nawab; promote 'B' team goalkeeper Revanth to senior team
Balaji and Nawab, both 18 years old, have also signed for Chennaiyin on multi-year deals respectively and will also be registered for CFC's 2020-21 ISL squad.
Goddard is a product of English club Tottenham Hotspur's youth academy and has represented Spurs at the U-18, U-21 and U-23 levels before leaving in 2017.
The 30-year old Spaniard joins the Islanders on a season-long loan from Spanish second division side Real Sporting de Gijn.
ISL 2020-21: We will play exciting brand of football with ball possession and short passes, says East Bengal coach Robbie Fowler
East Bengal, who will compete in the ISL from this season, appointed Fowler for a two-year tenure earlier this month. The ISL will be played in three venues in Goa in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A regular starter in Real Kashmir's fourth-place finish last season in the I-League, Lachenpa impressed as he kept eight clean sheets in 19 appearances across all competitions, conceding only 17 goals in the process.
Ogbeche kicked off his youth career at Lobi Stars in Nigeria and was then signed by Paris Saint-Germain into their youth system before making his first team debut for the French giants in 2001-02 at just 17.
Nemil, who spent a season with the club's developmental side, is a product of Reliance Foundations Youth Champs (RFYC) academy and is among its first badge of graduates, having joined the programme as a 13-year-old back in 2015.
Having announced the departure of Brazilian mid-fielder Raphael Augusto and Spanish defender Alberto Serran, the duo completes Bengaluru's allocation for foreigners in the squad.
Rakip came through the youth system, starting at the AIFF Elite Academy, and secured a move to Kerala Blasters in 2017, where he played for the B team in the I-League 2nd Division during the 2017-18 campaign.
Jakub Sylvestr, who is set to become the first player from Slovakia to feature in the ISL, said he was excited about signing for Chennaiyin FC.
ISL 2020-21: SC East Bengal rope in striker Jeje Lalphekhlua; announce signings of Danny Fox, Ville Matti Steinmann
Jeje Lalphekhlua has played more than 50 matches for India since making his debut in 2011. He was a free agent after leaving Chennaiyin FC earlier this year.
The French-Moroccan midfielder Hugo Boumous won ISL Golden Ball last season with 10 goals and 11 assists in 15 appearances.
East Bengal's Indian players and head coach Robbie Fowler will arrive in Goa on 16 October for pre-season training
While most of the ISL franchises have already checked-in in Goa, the new entrants SC East Bengal's arrival was delayed due to the formalities of transfer of ownership.
The 18-year-old joins the Islanders on a deal that will keep him at the club until 2023, with an option to extend for a further year.
With the vision to make India a footballing superpower in the future, RFYC selects the best young talent through a pan-India scouting effort each year.
Scott Neville has had the experience of playing under new East Bengal coach Robbie Fowler at Brisbane Roar till last season.
The players and the assistant coach have been kept in isolation in their respective hotels serving as bio-secure bubbles.
ISL 2020-21: Majority of domestic players, coaches arrive in Goa for upcoming season to be played in bio-bubble
ISL 2020-21 season, to be played among 11 teams, will be held behind closed doors at three venues — Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Margao; GMC Athletic Stadium, Bambolim; and Tilak Maidan Stadium, Vasco in Goa.
The Spaniard has a wealth of coaching experience, having plied his trade in leagues around the world in a career spanning almost 25 years. He managed clubs in Spain, Morocco, and India.
The 29-year-old, better known as Isma, is capable of playing anywhere across the forward line and is set for his maiden stint in India.