The preseason for the 2021-22 ISL season has already started. The transfer market is full of speculations and confirmed ISL transfer news ahead of the 2021-22 season. Various teams released players and added new members to the squads.
ISL clubs are approaching this time more prominent foreign players. Surprisingly, an Indian player has been bought for a whopping 1 crore. So, here are the transfer activities of each team ahead of the 2021-22 Indian Super League season.
Mumbai City FC ISL Transfer News
Let’s start with the reigning champion, Mumbai City FC. The club has not been much active in the transfer market. They did not sign new players but sold two prominent members of their squad. Mumbai City FC sold Hugo Boumous and former captain Arminder Singh to ATK Mohun Bagan. There are speculations about Mumbai’s new signing.
- Hugo Boumous sold to ATK Mohun Bagan for approx ₹13 crore
- Amrinder Singh sold to ATK Mohun Bagan for free transfer
ATK Mohun Bagan ISL Transfer News
The Kolkata based club has signed two key players, i.e. Hugo Bonumous and Liston Colaco. They have released three players and made three new signings, including Hugo’s and Liston‘s.
- Salam Singh to Chenniyan FC (free transfer)
- Aryan Niraj Lamba to Kerala United (undisclosed fee)
- Edu Garica: Released
NorthEast United ISL Transfer News
Like Mumbai City FC, the highlanders have also not signed any new players for the 2021-22 ISL season. Three players ended their affiliation with the team and joined new teams. All the three players left on free transfers.
- Benjamin Lambot to RFC Lüttich (free transfer)
- Luís Machado to Radomiak (free transfer)
- Ashutosh Mehta to ATK Mohun Bagan (free transfer)
FC Goa ISL Transfer News
Goa created history last season when they became the first club from India to play in the AFC Champions League. The Goans are also not much active in the transfer market. They have not signed any new players. Moreover, it released/traded two players.
- Aaren D’Silva to Hyderabad FC (free transfer)
- Mohammad Nawaz: Released
Hyderabad FC ISL Transfer News
Hyderabad FC is actively participating in the transfer market. Before Indian Super League 2021-22 season, they have added three new players and released/traded, three players. They sold their key player Liston Colaco to ATK Mohun Bagan for a sum of ₹9.41m.
Hyderabad FC also signs attacking midfielder Edu Garcia from ATK Mohun Bagan.
- Liston Colaco to ATK Mohun Bagan for ₹9.41m
- Odei Onaindia to CD Mirandés (free transfer)
- Sahil Panwar to Odisha Fc (undisclosed fee)
- Edu Garcia from ATK Mohun Bagan
Jamshedpur FC Transfer News
Till now, the club has not announced any new signings. There are no reports of the arrival of new players as well. However, Jamshedpur FC has released one player, and three players joined new clubs.
- David Grande to Calahorra (free transfer)
- Issac Vanmalsawma to Odisha FC (free transfer)
- Aitor Monroy to Nercoa FC (free transfer)
- Pukhrambam Manisana: Released
Bengaluru FC Transfer News
Bengaluru FC is currently one of the most popular teams in the ISL. There is one new arrival at the club, and no player has left the squad. It looks like Bengaluru FC is planning to field the same squad as of the 2020-21 season in the upcoming season. Club captain Sunil Chettri and Suresh Singh Wangjam signed contract extensions with Bengaluru FC.
- Rohit Kumar from Kerala Blasters
Chenniyan FC ISL Transfer News
The Chennai based club has added three new members to the squad, and one player has left the club. Chenniyan FC won the ISL in the 2015 and 2017-18 seasons.
- Deepak Tangri to ATK Mohun Bagan (free transfer)
SC East Bengal ISL 201-22 Transfer News
In their first season in the ISL, the club failed to live up to the fans’ expectations. SC East Bengal has made alterations to the squad and released/traded five players. However, there is no news about new signings.
- Lalramchullova to Mohammedan (free transfer)
- Narayan Das to Chenniyan FC (free transfer)
- Calum Woods to Bala Town (free transfer)
- Matti Steinmann to Brisbane Roar (free transfer)
- Debjit Majumder to Chennaiyin FC (free transfer)
Kerala Blasters FC Transfer News
One of the promising young talents of the country, Sanjiv Stalin, has joined Kerala Blasters ahead of the 2021-22 ISL season. Three players left the club and joined other ISL teams.
- Lalruatthara to Odisha FC (free transfer)
- Bartholomew Ogbeche to Hyderabad FC (free transfer)
- Rohit Kumar to Bengaluru FC (undisclosed fee)
Odisha FC Transfer News
The team finished the 2020-21 season at the bottom of the table. To start fresh, the club has signed four new players. Odisha FC will be looking for a bounceback in the 2021-22 ISL season.
- Sebastian Thangmuansang for Gokulam Kerala FC.
- Issac Vanmalsawma from Jamshedpur FC.
- Sahil Panwar for Hyderabad FC.
- Lalruatthara from Kerala Blasters.