Mohammedan Sporting are returning to the I-League after a gap of seven years.
Mohammedan have been involved in two wins and two police complaints over the course of a dramatic week in Indian football. Here's how it unfolded.
Ali has submitted expert medical opinion to the AIFF, suggesting he should be allowed to play under certain conditions.
Ali had this week sought a legal stay on AIFF's order directing Mohammedan Sporting to stop him from training.
Ali is suffering from a heart condition called left apical ventricular hypertrophy which was detected last year.
The Asian Football Confederation has moved two matches in its elite club competition from Iran to neutral venues because of security concerns.
India will get an additional AFC slot in 2021, including a possible direct entry into the AFC Champions League group stage.
India were punished for yet another slow start and showed little promise going forward in their loss to Oman.
India lost to Oman 1-0 in the fifth group game of the World Cup and Asian Cup qualifier in Muscat to all but end their World Cup dream.
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The Aghanistan result summed up the Stimac era perfectly -- glimpses of potential, moments of quality but no final product.
India's winless run in the World Cup qualifiers continued after a 1-1 draw with Afghanistan.
India's attack struggled to find their mark as a wasteful India required a 93rd minute equaliser to claim a point against Afghanistan.
Lack of goals from open play and defensive injuries are a big concern of India ahead of the crucial qualifier against Afghanistan.
Though India were below par against Bangladesh, the fans in Kolkata showed how much they can get behind their side even on a bad day.
Adil Khan's late goal saved India's blushes in a largely disappointing display against Bangladesh.
Adil Khan's late header spared the hosts' blushes in a 1-1 draw against Bangladesh in Kolkata
India will go in as firm favourites when they take on Bangladesh in Tuesday's AFC World Cup qualifying match in Kolkata.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino has described Iran's stadium ban for women as "unacceptable".
Thousands of Hong Kong soccer fans booed loudly and turned their backs when the Chinese national anthem was played before a World Cup qualifier.
Chennaiyin got the win in Lalitpur, but their dream of making AFC Cup knockout stages ended in cruel fashion in Guwahati.
Melbourne Victory put their Asian Champions League shirt sponsorship deal on ice on the day they announced it.