Chennaiyin FC and Minerva Punjab will be India's representation in the AFC Cup, with only the winner of the group progressing to the knockouts.
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The defending champions had a season to forget, while NorthEast have had one to remember. ESPN presents the ISL story, in 10 words.
Chennaiyin FC have signed CK Vineeth and winger Halicharan Narzary from Kerala Blasters on loan till the end of the ongoing ISL season.
The ISL is back after a five-week break, with a number of high-profile clashes. ESPN has you covered.
Round 3 of our rankings sees the arrival of four new faces but there is no change at the very top.
With just one point from four games, Chennaiyin have made their worst start in ISL history. What has gone wrong since last season?
After a mini-break, the Indian Super League is back, with several blockbuster matches in store. Here is ESPN's definitive guide for the week ahead.
Some have entertained, while some have faltered. Some have got close, but only two have claimed the prize. ESPN presents the ISL story, in 10 words.
All eyes are on the new edition of the Indian Super League, but how well do you know the league?
What are five things you would want to see happen this ISL season? Here's ESPN's wish-list.
No team has ever retained the ISL trophy. John Gregory is hoping to change that this season, with a little bit of inspiration from a legend.
Stephen Constantine has called up a few surprising names -- including two near-rookies and a GK with just 172 minutes of competitive football.
In Chhetri's absence, the onus will be on Jeje to provide leadership and quality on the pitch in India's final Asian Cup qualifier vs Kyrgyzstan.
After losing the final, Gurpreet Sandhu said that they "won the league" but only lost the final, making ISL's playoff system a matter of discussion.
Which ISL winning team was better? Chennaiyin's 2015 team under Marco Materazzi or this season's team under John Gregory?
They weren't pretty on the eye, but a well-drilled Chennaiyin FC stuck to their strengths and gritted out results, earning them another ISL crown.
Chennaiyin FC's head coach John Gregory credited his team's fighting abilities after winning the ISL title with a 3-2 win over Bengaluru FC.
For the fourth consecutive season, the team that topped the table during the group stages failed to get their hands on the main prize.
Saturday's ISL final will be about these mini-battles that could determine the fate of both Bengaluru FC and Chennaiyin FC.
Expect goals, last-ditch tackles, drama and fireworks when Bengaluru FC host 2015 champions Chennaiyin FC in the ISL final on Saturday night.
The ISL reaches its business end with the two legs of semi-finals over the next week. Here's all you need to know about the four teams.
ESPN brings you all the highs and lows from the past week of ISL matches.