ISL TEAMS PLAYER TRANSFER 2016-17 - Month : June 2016


ATLETICO SIGNED THREE INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALLERS 29.06.2016 : Atletico De Kolkata signed three international footballers for the upcoming Indian Super League. The footballers who signed in favour of the Kolkata franchisee are Stephen Pearson, Dani Mallo and Pablo Jose.

Stephen Pearson is a known footballer in ISL. The Scottish footballer played for Kerala Blasters in the 2014 inaugural season of the competition played 17 matches and score 1 goal for Kerela Blasters.... Pearson is a Scottish footballer who plays as a midfielder for Scottish Premiership club Motherwell. He began his career at Motherwell and joined Celtic in 2004, where he won domestic honours including two Scottish Premier League titles. The Midfielder also played in Bristol City, Stoke city , Derby County of English League.

After signing two Indian goalkeepers Debjit Mazumdar and Shilton Paul, Atletico signed Daniel Mallo Castro the Spanish goalkeeper. Daniel played at Deportivo de La Coruña, where he served almost exclusively as third-choice in the first team. Mallo later joined Portugal's S.C. Braga for 2006–07, he started the first half of the following campaign, also featuring for the club in the Portuguese and UEFA Cups.

Pablo Jose Gallardo Zurera is a Spanish central defender plays for Dream Metro FC of Hong Kong.

Diago Forlan, the Uruguan striker and the German midfielder Michel Balak are in the run for the marquee footballer of Atletico De Kolkata. The officials of Atletico are in discussion regarding their marquee footballer. Sources said that the name of Diago Forlan as a marquee footballer of the Kolkata franchisee will be declared shortly.

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Mumbai City FC sign Krisztian Vadocz (Hungary) and Gerson Vieira (Brazil)

Mumbai City FC sign Krisztian Vadocz (Hungary) and Gerson Vieira (Brazil) 28.06.2016 : A series of new additions to the Mumbai City FC team for the 3rd edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) are being witnessed. In anticipation to the steadily intensifying popularity of football in the country, team Mumbai City FC made sure all their selections were made, to enhance and reinforce the team as a whole.

To bait the same, Mumbai City FC proudly announced two more ace players to its team - Krisztian Vadocz (Hungary) and Gerson Vieira (Brazil). Both players are well versed in their field with a fiery brand of football to their credit. Matias Defederico along with Krisztian Vadocz and Gerson Vieira is also on board to make the Mumbai City FC a robust and tough team.

Krisztian Vadocz is known for being a versatile midfielder, with both defending and attacking capabilities in the middle. With over 40 appearances for the Hungarian National team to his credit, Vadocz has showcased his talent in clubs like Osasuna, Perth Glory and FC Pune City as well.

Gerson Vieira, famous for his energetic performances with teams like Gremio, Red Bull Brazil and Athens in the Brazilian and Uruguayan first divisions, is a well-versed fullback and center-back player. The 23-year-old has shared the field with legendary players including Neymar to gain 14 caps for the Brazil U-17 team. He also appeared in the 2009 U-17 World Cup.

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North East United to sign 24 years old Uruguay striker Sasha Aneff.

North East United to sign  24 years old Uruguay striker Sasha 23.06.2016 : North East United to sign 24 years old Uruguay striker Sasha Alexander Aneff Medrano Rosso.He played Uruguay U20 in the year 2010-11. He made his professional debut on 6 October 2010 against C.A. Cerro. In 2012 he was loaned out to Botev Vratsa. On 25 November 2013, he signed a new contract with Slovenian PrvaLiga side NK Domžale. On 17 February 2015, he signed a six-month loan with Croatian side NK Osijek.

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Delhi Dynamos signed Kean Lewis and Retain Shouvik.

Delhi Dynamos signed Kean Lewis and Retain Shouvik 21.06.2016 : ISL team Delhi Dynamos confirmed Mohun Bagan player Kean Lewis and Retian another Mohun Bagan player midfielder Shouvik Chakrabarty. Shouvik won the I-League in 2015-16 with Mohun Bagan, and the Federation Cup in 2016. He has been a force to reckon with in the midfield with his brand of zany energy and athleticism. Souvik played with Delhi Dynamos for two consecutive seasons of the ISL with Alessandro del Piero and Roberto Carlos. In ISL Season 2015 Souvik Chakraborty played 12 gamess for the Dynamos.


Another Mohun Bagan midfielderr Kean Lewis from Maharashtra was invited to Leicester City at the age of 14. The TFA graduate Kean moved to the United States in 2010, where he played for the under-23 side of the Houston Dynamos. He Joined Mohun Bagan in July 2015 and has managed to impress football fans. It will be his first ISL experience. In Season 2015-16 Kean played 6 matches in for the I-League side Mohun Bagana and also a regular player of Mohun Bagan in Kolkata Premier League 2015.

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PUNE City signed Spanish Midfielder while Delhi Dynamos signed Kean Lewis and Retain Shouvik.

PUNE City signed Spanish Midfielder 21.06.2016 : FC Pune City has signed Bardelona's central midfielder Pitu Comadevall. The full name of Pitu is Josep María Comadevall Crous. The 32-year-old midfielder played only one match for the Barcelona sr team but he played a total 83 matches for the Barcelona B and C teams from 2002 to 2006.

On 20 May 2006 he played his first and only La Liga match, coming on as a substitute for Ludovic Giuly in the second half of a 1–3 loss against Athletic Bilbao. He also played Las Palmas( Now La Liga 1st div) 4 macthes from 2007-08. .

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Mumbai City FC sign - Jackichand Singh, Aiborlang Khongjee and Boithang Haokip Mumbai City FC sign - Jackichand Singh, Aiborlang Khongjee and Boithang Haokip for ISL 2016.. LINK - CONFIRMED TRANSFER LIST - CLICK

21.06.2016 : Mumbai City FC announced the signing of three domestic players into their squad for the Hero ISL 2016. Jackichand Singh, Aiborlang Khongjee and Boithang Haokip have secured their spot in the team following strong performances in the leagues. With the signing of this native trio, Mumbai City FC has further strengthened their side by bringing in players that will complement the current squad. EARLIER MUMBAI CITY ALSO CONFIRMED RAHUL BHEKE.

The 24-year-old Indian winger Jackichand Singh played for Salgaocar FC in the 2015-16 I-League season. He has been key to Royal Wahingdoh's promotion in the 2014 I-League, and its finishing third in 2015. Having been credited with 7 appearances for the Indian National team, Singh was also selected as the ‘Indian I-League Player of the Year 2014-15’.

Boithang Haokip known for his dribbling ability, plays for Shillong Lajong in the I-League. The 25-year-old winger is a set-piece specialist who is prolific down the wings and also an excellent player in central midfield. His prowess won him the FPAI Fans 'Player of the Year’ in 2014.

Aiborlang Khongjee is the next exciting signing at Mumbai City FC, who has the ability to play across the back four as well as in the defensive midfield position adding to the team’s defense. Khongjee has 7 appearances for India and was part of the SAFF Championship winning Indian team in 2015-16. He is the captain of Shillong Lajong in the I-League, and has also played for Mohun Bagan and East Bengal in the past.

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19.06.2016 : Kerala Blasters finalized Steve Coppell, former England international will lead the team to the next edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) 2016. The appointment comes close on the heels of the consortium of Chiranjeevi, Akkineni Nagarjuna, Allu Arvind and Nimmagadda Prasad joining Sachin Tendulkar as co-owners of Kerala Blasters. Steve Coppell was the foremost right-winger of his generation known for his speed and work rate. He won domestic honors for Manchester United with 322 appearances and 53 goals. With 42 England caps, he represented England in international football including at the FIFA World Cup from 1977 to 1983 when his career was cut short by an injury.

With an extensive management career from 1984 to date, he is part of a select band racking up more than 1000 games as a league manager working with football clubs Bristol City, Brighton & Hove Albion, Manchester City, Brentford, Crawley Town and was most recently Director of Football at Portsmouth. His mentoring of Crystal Palace and Reading resulted in both clubs achieving their greatest-ever successes in the Premier League. He has twice been named League Managers’ Association ‘Manager of the Year’ when he was in charge of Reading FC.

Commenting on the appointment, KBFC official said, ‘It is our pleasure to welcome Steve Coppell to the Kerala Blasters family! With over 30 years in the dug-out, Steve brings a wealth of experience to the team. He has led Reading to the League record of being unbeaten for 33 consecutive league games! We look forward to him replicating his success with Kerala Blasters for an exciting season of ISL.’.

1984–1993 	Crystal Palace
1995–1996 	Crystal Palace
1996 		Manchester City
1997–1998 	Crystal Palace
1999–2000 	Crystal Palace
2001–2002 	Brentford
2002–2003 	Brighton & Hove Albion
2003–2009 	Reading
2010 		Bristol City
2012–2013 	Crawley Town  
2013–2014 	Portsmouth 
Years 	  Team  
1973–1975 Tranmere Rovers  
1975–1983 Manchester United 
1977–1983 England - 42 	

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Argentine star performer Matias Defederico ready to strike for Mumbai City FC

Argentine star performer Matias signed MUMBAI CITY FC IN 3RD ISL 15.06.2016 : Mumbai City FC set to strengthen the attack having signed Matias Defederico. Mumbai City FC announces the signing of Matias Defederico for the Indian Super League (ISL) Season 3. In an effort to further reinforce and strengthen the team, Mumbai City FC has signed the South American for his style of play and his experience on the international circuit.

The 26-year-old is known for his pace and famous for his dribbling ability. He made his professional debut for Argentinian club, Club Atlético Huracán, and shortly after plied his trade for Brazilian powerhouse Corinthians. Matias has also played international football for the Argentian national team scoring a goal on his debut and has had overseas turnouts in UAE, Turkey and Chile. This will be his first time playing in India.

On being signed by Mumbai City FC, Matias Defederico said, "I am really happy to have signed with Mumbai City FC. I've heard a lot about the club and the ISL and I am eager to start training with the team and give my all for my teammates and the fans of the club. Mumbai is a great city and I can't wait for this new challenge in my career"

Alexandre Guimaraes, Head Coach, Mumbai City FC said, "Defederico possesses immense skill and talent, and has played at some of the most challenging leagues in the world. He brings a lot to the team, and we are confident that he will be a huge asset for Mumbai City FC in the upcoming season."

Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2009 Huracan 35 (6)
2009–2013 Corinthians 30 (3)
2011–2012 Independiente (loan) 22
2012–2013 Huracan (loan) 14
2013–2014 Huracan 28 (4)
2014 Al Dhafra 3 (0)
2015 Nueva Chicago 11 (0)
2015 Eskişehirspor 11 (0)
2016 San Marcos 11 (1)
2009–2011 Argentina 2 (1)

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SONY NORDE RETAIN MUMBAI CITY FC IN 3RD ISL 14.06.2016 : Mumbai City FC today announced the retention of Haitian striker Sony Norde for Season 3 of the Indian Super League (ISL). Norde, who was awarded the 'Best Player of the Season' for Mohun Bagan in the 2015-16 I-League, will be seen adding extra firepower at the front for Mumbai City FC yet again this season. SONY PLAYED IN COPA AMERICA CENTENARY 2016 AT USA. HE PLAYED FULL TIME IN THE MATCH AGAINST ECUADOR FOR HIS TEAM HAITY IN COPA.

The 26-year-old winger from the island-nation of Haiti finished with three goals and three assists during his debut season of the ISL with Mumbai City FC last year. His outstanding performance with the team made for an undoubtedly clear choice of the foreign players for the upcoming season as well.

Sony Norde has represented the Haiti national football team at both the youth and senior levels. Having represented his country 21 times, he has also made an appearance for the Haiti national team in the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

Sony Norde has represented Haiti in the ongoing Copa America campaign, where his dazzling pace tested the opponent’s defence. On being retained by Mumbai City FC, Sony Norde said, “I'm glad to have signed with Mumbai City FC again. I can't wait to get back to training with the team and meeting the fans.”

Team owner Ranbir Kapoor said, "We're delighted to have Sony back. He's been one of our best players and is coming off a great season in the I-league as well. He was one of the first names that we wanted back and are glad to have him wearing our colours."

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13.06.2016 The champions of the inaugural Indian Super League Atletico De Kolkata announced the signing of footballers for the third edition of the tournament.

DOMESTIC FOOTBALLERS: Jewel Raja, Arnab Mondal, Shilton Paul, Debjit Majumder, Pritam Kotal, Bikramjit Singh, Kingshuk Debnath, Bidyananda Singh Ningthoujam, Bikash Jairu, Robert Lalthlanumna, Prabir Das and Lalrindika Ralte.

FOREIGN FOOTBALLERS: Sameegh Doutie, Iain Hume, Oftense Nato and Tiri, Diego Forlan ( EXPECTED AS MARQUEE)

HEAD COACH: Jose Molina.

The inclusion of Bidyananda Singh Ningthoujam in the squad is a good gain for Atletico.The U-17 footballer from Manipur was spotted by Youth Academy Coaches from Barcelona, Manchester United and Inter Milan and was the most versatile player during the training camp at the Aspire Academy in Doha.

Meanwhile, Atletico De Kolkata are in discussion with Diego Forlan, the World cupper from Uruguay as marquee footballer. The striker from Uruguay are currently playing for Penarol Club of Montivideo. The agreement with Penarol will expires at the end of the season.It is expected that Forlan will accept the offer from the Kolkata franchisee to play the third edition of ISL.

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Kerala Blasters packs a punch with Stars

kerala  blasters team 2016

01.06.2016 : PRESS RELEASE - KB : Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar is being joined by some of the biggest names in the Indian film industry as co-owners of Kerala Blasters, one of the most popular football clubs of the Indian Super League (ISL). A consortium of investors including megastars Chiranjeevi and Akkineni Nagarjuna, leading film producer - Allu Arvind and industrialist & serial entrepreneur Nimmagadda Prasad have joined hands to purchase stake in Blasters Sports Pvt. Ltd., the owners of Kerala Blasters . Sachin Tendulkar will continue to be a co-owner with Kerala Blasters, holding a significant stake. The new co-owners of Kerala Blasters were responsible for the turnaround of MAA Television Network Ltd. They recently unlocked value in the broadcast bouquet of the network with the sale of its four Telugu entertainment channels to Star TV Network. Kerala Blasters is the first investment in the growing sports business in the country for this consortium.

The new investors in Kerala Blasters were unveiled at a ceremony in Thiruvanthapuram. In a symbolic gesture, Sachin, Chiranjeevi, Nagarjuna, Allu Arvind and Nimmagadda Prasad signed a football sporting the Kerala Blasters logo. Earlier in the day, Sachin Tendulkar along with Chiranjeevi, Nagarjuna, Allu Arvind and Nimmagadda Prasad met with the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Kerala, Shri. Pinnarayi Vijayan at the state secretariat. They also had a meeting with Shri. Mather, President Kerala Football Association discussing the preparations for the third season of ISL. The ISL is scheduled to kick off from October 2016.

Commenting on the development, Sachin Tendulkar said, “We are beginning our third season in right earnest and have some of the biggest names coming on board as investors in Kerala Blasters. I welcome Chiranjeevi , Nagarjuna, Allu Arvind and Prasad to this exciting experience which is made more special with the faith and unique place that Kerala Blasters holds in the hearts of millions of its followers.”

One of the new investors in Kerala Blasters, megastar Chiranjeevi said, “I have been an aspiring footballer on the reel and I am very excited to be part of a popular club co-owned by Sachin Tendulkar. All of us in Kerala Blasters are committed to expanding the football base in the state and give the potential talent a platform to perform and excel.”

“I have been supporting sports in the country and I am excited to start with football and a very special football team – the Kerala Blasters. I am keenly looking forward to experience the craze for the game in the state and beyond and wish the team the very best,” added Akkineni Nagarjuna.

Commenting on his association with Kerala Blasters, Allu Arvind said, “I am very happy to strengthen my special relationship with Kerala by being a part of Kerala Blasters. It’s an exciting time for sports in this country and I am sure that all of us can work jointly towards ensuring that Indian football takes its rightful place in the world.”

Part of the consortium of new investors in Kerala Blasters, Nimmagadda Prasad said, “It is our privilege to be associated with a leading football club in the country, co-owned by some of the greatest names in sports and entertainment. Kerala Blasters is in a unique position in terms of its large committed fan base and legendary names associated with it. It will be our sincere endeavour to realize the true potential of the club and consolidate our position in the hearts of the fans.”

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