Atletico de Kolkata were crowned the winners of the inaugural Indian Super League on Saturday after beating Kerala Blasters 1-0 in a final.

The inaugural ISL has received unexpected response, has become the fourth most popular in the world after just six weeks, surpassing Italy's long-standing Serie A in average crowd attendance, according to organisers.

Though quality of game was not upto mark,but enough to impress Indian fans. So many new faces have come out through this tournament.

Romeo Fernandes:

He is considered as one of the brightest young talents in Indian football and he is discover of first edition of Indian Super League.

The sprightly winger can play on both flanks and his ball distribution skills and passing ability are enough to catch eyes.

He has scored three goals and assisted two times in his 11 appreances in this tournament.

A top division club in Brazil,have shown interest in acquiring the services of him.

Rehnesh TP:

Young talented goal-keeper has impressed so many former footballers and coaches with his all-round keeping ability both in the air and on the ground.

He was nominated for Golden Gloves winner for his quick reflexes,excellent shot-stopping abilities and accurate distribution of the ball.

Sandesh Jhingan:

21-year-old strong central defender does not concede an inch to the opposition and plays with a maturity and confidence.

He surved enough confidence in Kerela Blasters defense line.

His overlapping run also remarkable and he assisted two times in this tournament.

He wins Indian Super League Emerging player of the tournament.


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