Who are the favourites for a title challenge? Who is most likely to get relegated? Here is ESPN's primer on all 11 clubs.
It's no longer India's top league, but for some players, I-League remains a top choice for its familiar feeling and fan following.
An hour-long documentary made on Real Kashmir FC for BBC Scotland won the BAFTA Scotland award for the best Single Documentary
In the state's hills lies a template for a football community seeking direction.
After beating Shillong Lajong 5-1 on Saturday, East Bengal picked up their 100th win in the I-League, the first team to do so.
Here are the highlights of the roadmap for Indian football that the AIFF and AFC suggested to stakeholders of Indian football on Monday.
More value to the league stages, potentially greater competition..the ISL isn't done just yet.
At some time on Thursday, September 5, a football team beset by anxiety and anguish will land in a city and a state completely transformed.
Despite the I-League clubs' protests, FIFA believes AIFF is still 'best-placed' to resolve Indian football's crisis.
As the I-League vs ISL debate continues, the future roadmap of Indian football remains uncertain. Here's the full timeline of the conflict.
As the Durand Cup, which features ISL and I-League teams, begins, ESPN answers some of the questions Indian football fans might have.
The AIFF president said the ISL can't remain a closed league, and will need to introduce promotion and relegation.
The AIFF has also asked the AFC to send a 'high-leavel' delegation to create suitable roadmap for Indian football.
While accepting AIFF's two-league proposal, the I-league clubs tabled additional demands in 10-point 'Roadmap for league football in India'
The AIFF chief said he wants I-League and ISL to co-exist for another 2-3 seasons, but said the arrangement can't be permanent.
AIFF are 'contract-bound' as per their 2010 agreement with FSDL to make the ISL the country's top league, a top source told ESPN.
Five clubs, including Minerva and Aizawl were fined Rs. 10 lakh each, while East Bengal were asked to pay Rs 5 lakh.
Sunil Chhetri has promised that the Indian players will be patient and fully back new coach Igor Stimac to implement his philosophy on the team.
Mohun Bagan announced the appointment of 47-year-old Spaniard Kibu Vicuña as their head coach for the 2019-20 season on Friday.
As IM Vijayan turns 50, Debayan Sen writes in celebration of one of India's greatest footballers.
What can India learn from the the U.S. and China in order to create a successful and popular unified league?
Former India international Franco Fortunato explains what it was like playing alongside, and against the great PK Banerjee.
After a career-defining season with Chennai, Gaurav Bora is ready for the next chapter in his life with India's U23 squad.
What do these teams want? What is the AIFF's stance? What next? ESPN has you covered.
The absence of an AFC slot coupled with uncertainty over I-League's future, Super Cup risks becoming completely relevant.