The 2017–18 Indian Super League season will be the fourth season of the Indian Super League, the football league, since its establishment in 2013. The season will start on 17 November 2017 and the regular season will conclude on 4 March 2018.The finals will occur from the second week of March 2018 with the final occurring on 17 March 2018 in Kolkata.
Two new sides will join the league as expansion franchises: Bengaluru and Jamshedpur. The two new clubs will be the ninth and tenth teams in the league. This makes this the first edition of the ISL in which their will be more than eight teams participating.As well as expanding two teams, the league will also expand two more months, being played in five months instead of three.
ATK are the defending champions from the 2016 season. They defeated the Kerala Blasters in the final on penalties to win the championship
Here are all the teams of ISL 2017
Goalkeepers – Debjit Majumder, Jussi Jasskelainen, Kunzang Bhutia.
Defenders – Anwar Ali, Ashutosh Mehta, Augustin Melwyn Fernandes, Jordi Montel, Keegan Pereira, Nallappan Mohanraj, Prabir, Tom Thorpe.
Midfielders – Bipin Thounaojam, Carl Baker, Conor Thomas, Darren Caldeira, Eugenson Lyngdoh, Hitesh Sharma, Ronald Singh, Rupert Nongrum, Shankar Sampingiraj.
Forwards – Jayesh Rane, Jose Egas dos Santos Branco, Njazi Kuqi, Robbie Keane, Robin Singh.
Goalkeepers – Abhra Mondal, Calvin Abhishek, Lalthuammawia Ralte, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu.
Defenders – Colin Abranches, John Johnson, Joyner Monte Lourenco, Juan Antonio Gonzalez Fernandez, Nishu Kumar, Rahul Bheke, Subhasish Bose, Zohmingliana Ralte.
Midfielders – Antonio Rodriguez Dovale, Boithang Haokip, Eduardo García Martin, Erik Paartalu, Harmanjot Singh Khabra, Lenny Rodrigues, Malsawmzuala, Udanta Singh.
Forwards – Alwyn George, Braulio Nobrega, Nicolas Ladislao Fedor Flores, Sunil Chhetri, Thongkhosiem Haokip.
Goalkeepers – Karanjit Singh, Pawan Kumar, Shahin Lal Meloli.
Defenders – Dhanachandra Singh, Fulganco Cardozo, Henrique Fonseca Sereno, Inigo Calderon, Jerry Lalrinzuala, Keenan Almeida, Mailson Alves, Sanjay Balmuchu.
Midfielders – Anirudh Thapa, Bikramjit Singh, Dhanapal Ganesh, Francisco Fernandes, Germanpreet Singh, Jaime Gavilan, Raphael Augusto, Rene Mihelic, Thoi Singh Khangembam.
Forwards – Baoringdao Bodo, Gregory Nelson, Jeje Lalpekhlua, Jude Nworuh, Mohammed Rafi.
Delhi Dynamos FC
Goalkeepers – Albino Gomes, Arnab Das Sharma, Sukhadev Patil.
Defenders – Eduardo Moya Cantillo, Gabriel Cichero, Jayananda Singh, Lalhmangaihsanga Ralte, Mohammad Sajid Dhot, Munmun Timothy Lugun, Pratik Prabhakar Chowdhary, Pritam Kotal, Rowilson Rodrigues.
Midfielders – David Khamchin Ngaihte, Matías Mirabaje, Paulinho Dias, Seityasen Singh, Simranjeet Singh, Vinit Rai.
Forwards – Guyon Fernandez, Jeroen Lumu, Kalu Uche, Lallianzuala Chhangte, Romeo Fernandes.
Goalkeepers – Bruno Rayan Colaco, Laxmikant Kattimani, Naveen Kumar.
Defenders – Amey Ganesh Ranawade, Jovel Martins, Konsham Chinglensana Singh, Mohamed Ali, Narayan Das, Sergio Juste.
Midfielders – Ahmed Jahouh, Anthony D’Souza, Bruno Pinheiro, Eduardro Bedia Pelaez, Mandar Rao, Manuel Arana Rodriguez, Manuel Lanzarote, Mohammad Yasir, Pratesh Shirodkar, Pronay Halder, Seriton Benny Fernandes.
Forwards – Adrian Colunga Perez, Brandon Fernandes Ferran Corominas, Liston Colaco Manvir Singh.
FC Pune City
Goalkeepers – Anuj Kumar, Kamaljit Singh, Vishal Kaith.
Defenders – Damir Grgic, Diego Carlos Santos Silva, Gurtej Singh, Harpreet Singh, Lalchhuanmawia Fanai, Pawan Kumar, Rafael Lopez Gomez, Sarthak Golui, Wayne Vaz.
Midfielders – Adil Ahmed Khan, Ajay Singh, Baljit Singh Sahni, Isaac Vanmalsawma Chhakchhuak, Jewel Raja Shaikh, Jonatan Lucca, Marcos Tebar, Robertino Pugliara, Rohit Kumar.
Forwards – Ashique Kuruniyan, Emiliano Alfaro, Kean Francis Lewis, Marcelinho.
Goalkeepers – Md Rafique Ali Sardar, Sanjiban Ghosh, Subrata Paul.
Defenders – Anas Edathodika, Andre Bikey, Jose Luis Espinosa Arroyo, Robin Gurung, Sairuat Kima, Shouvik Ghosh, Yumnam Raju Mangang.
Midfielders – Bikash Jairu, Emerson Gomes de Moura, Mehtab Hossain, Sameehg Doutie, Souvik Chakrabarti, Trindade Goncalves.
Forwards – Ashim Biswas, Farukh Choudhary, Izu Azuka, Jerry Mawihmingthanga, Kervens Belfort, Siddharth Singh, Sumeet Passi, Talla N’Diaye.
Goalkeepers – Paul Rachubka Subhasish Roy Chowdhury Sandip Nandy.
Defenders – Lalruatthara, Lalthakima, Nemanja Lakic-Pesic, Rino Anto, Samuel Shadap, Sandesh Jhingan, Soraisam Pritam Kumar Singh, Wes Brown.
Midfielders – Ajith Sivan, Arata Izumi, CK Vineeth, Courage Pekuson, Jackichand Singh, Loken Moirangthem Meitei, Milan Singh Ongnam, Siam Hanghal.
Forwards – Dimitar Berbatov, Iain Hume, Karan Sawhney, Mark Sifneos, Prasanth Karuthadathkuni.
Mumbai City FC
Goalkeepers – Amrinder Singh, Arindam Bhattacharja, Kunal Sawant.
Defenders – Aiborlang Khongjee, Biswajit Saha, Davinder Singh, Gerson Vieira, Lalchhawnkima, Lucian Goian, Marcio Rosario, Mehrajuddin Wadoo, Raju Eknath Gaikwad.
Midfielders – Abhinash Ruidas, Achille Emana Edzimbi, Everton Santos, Leo Costa, Rakesh Oram, Sahil Tavora, Sanju Pradhan, Sehnaj, Thiago Nascimento Dos Santos, Zakeer Mundampara.
Forwards – Balwant Singh, Pranjal Bhumij, Rafa Jordá.
NorthEast United FC
Goalkeepers – Gurpreet Singh Chabhal, Ravi Kumar, Rehenesh TP.
Defenders – Abdul Hakku Nediyodath, Gursimrat Singh Gill, Jose Goncalves, Mamadu Samba Candé, Martin Damian Diaz Pena, Nirmal Chettri, Reagan Singh, Robert Lalthlamuana.
Midfielders – Adilson Goiano, Fanai Lalrempuia, Lalrindika Ralte, Malemngamba Meitei Kshetrimayum, Márcio de Souza Gregório Junior, Rowllin Borges, Sushil Meitei Ahongshangbam.
Forwards – Danilo Lopes Cezario, Halicharan Narzary, Luis Alfonso Paez, Odair Fortes, Seiminlen Doungel.