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.
Past Masters of Indian Sports: Jarnail Singh Dhillon, the hard tackler who many consider the all-time best Indian defender
Jarnail survived the horrors of partition and played through pain to become a giant of the sport. Largely considered the best defender ever to play for India, Jarnail's heroics on the pitch for both India and Mohun Bagan remain one of the biggest treasures of Indian football.
Manitombi was a key member of the Stephen Constantine-coached India Under-23 side that lifted the LG Cup in 2003 by defeating Vietnam 3-2 in Ho Chi Minh City.
Having represented Bengaluru FC in 2017-18, Garcia returned to the ISL for the second half of the 2018-19 with ATK and scored the winning goal against Chennaiyin FC to guide them to a record third title last season.
Das made the significant announcement hours after AIFF president Praful Patel said Delhi could see two I-League teams in the upcoming season of the league.
The All India Football Federation has already indicated that Kolkata would host all the I-League matches keeping in mind the COVID-19 pandemic.
Barreto is currently working with the youth development programme at the Reliance Foundation.
Mohun Bagan Day is observed every year on 29 July since 2001 to mark Mohun Bagan's victory over the East Yorkshire Regiment in the IFA Shield finals on the same day in the year 1911.
East Bengal to miss out on ISL spot as organisers decide to continue with 10-team format, says report
This could prove detrimental for East Bengal, who had expressed their interest to play the ISL in the coming season.
I-League will go ahead even if foreign players can't participate, says AIFF general secretary Kushal Das
AIFF general secretary Kushal Das said during a webinar that the I-league would go ahead even if foreigners were unable to take part due to COVID-19 travel regulations.
Ex-Mohun Bagan star Jose Barreto ‘relieved’ by retention of club’s logo and colours after merger with ATK
The ATK-Mohun Bagan merger is like the coming together of two spirits, according to the 43-year-old Brazilian who made 371 appearances for the Mariners in two different stints.
East Bengal will be there in Indian Super League for sure, says top club official after ATK-Mohun Bagan merger
East Bengal is currently in talks with a few investors and, after a final settlement with Quess, is hopeful that it will find takers and make its way into the ISL.
The name of the club will be changed to ATK-Mohun Bagan while the logo will have the iconic Mohun Bagan boat with addition of ATK to it.
Led by chairman Sanjiv Goneka, who has acquired a majority 80 per cent stake in the century-old Mohun Bagan club, the Board will meet on 10 July to finalise the club's name, jersey and logo.
Vijayan, who used to sell soda during football games in his home town Thrissur's Corporation stadium early in his life, begun his career as a striker with the Kerala Police Football Club at the age of 17.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Mohun Bagan decide against reopening club tent amid rising number of cases in Kolkata
I-League champions Mohun Bagan on Saturday decided against reopening its club tent in the wake of the spike in COVID-19 cases in the city.
Ex-Mohun Bagan coach Subrata Bhattacharya says Sunil Chhetri’s ‘diminutive’ figure didn’t impress him at first glance, but his desire stood out
Sunil Chhetri is already one of the greats of Indian football but when he first appeared for a trial at the iconic Mohun Bagan, its coach Subrata Bhattacharya saw only "hints of promise" in the diminutive striker who "would not be able to score goals".
Former Santosh Trophy Footballer, E Hamsakoya, who had tested positive for COVID-19, succumbed to the virus early Saturday at a hospital in Malappuram in Kerala, taking the toll due to the infection in the state to 15.
The bids have been invited from non-Hero I-League cities and includes names of several cities like New Delhi, Ranchi, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bhopal, Lucknow and Ahmedabad, amongst others, according to an AIFF media release.
Mohun Bagan players demand clearance of dues; club says disbursement of salaries affected due to lockdown
Unable to pay salaries to their players, including foreign recruits, Indian club football heavyweights Mohun Bagan have asked them to wait till the restrictions imposed to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic are lifted.