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ISL Auction 2015; Mumbai FC Bags India Skipper Sunil Chhetri; Pool B Bidding Begins

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Indian Super League(ISL) 2015: The biggest football player auction probably after IPl is currently underway in Mumbai. The fortunes of 50 domestic football players could change when the Indian Super League’s big day dawns with the first-ever player auction involving 10 India stars.

4:30 PM: List of players picked in the sixth and seventh round:

North East United FC select centre back Zohmingliana Ralte as their sixth pick.

Mumbai City FC add 26 year old Pratesh Shirodkar to their squad for Rs 9 lakhs.

Delhi Dynamos make their final picks too as they select midfielder Gunashekar Vignesh for Rs 12 lakhs and defender Zodingliana Ralte for Rs 2 lakhs.


4:15 PM: List of players picked in the fifth round:

Pune City sign defender Govin Singh for Rs 8 lakhs.

Chennaiyin FC have drafted goalkeeper Nidhin Lal to their squad for Rs 16 lakhs. They had already bought

Edel from Kolkata in the off-season.

Delhi Dynamos pick 18-year old Fanai Lalrempuia and Pune city indicate they want to trade. And they get him too! Fanai to Pune For Rs 11 lakhs. First instant trade completed.

Mumbai City FC confirm the selection of left back Keegan Pereira for Rs 32 lakhs. That is the highest valued draft pick of the day!

North East United FC sign midfielder Marlangki Suting Rs 9 lakhs.


3:40 PM: List of players picked in the fourth round:

Chennaiyin FC sign defender Justin Stephen for Rs 15 lakhs.

Atletico de Kolkata sign Indian goalkeeper Kunzang Bhutia for Rs 4 lakhs.

Delhi Dynamos have picked 21 year old right back Prabir Das for Rs 12.5 lakhs.

Mumbai City select winger Ashutosh Mehta to their squad for Rs 20 lakhs.

North East United FC sign left back signed Raju Yumnam for Rs 10 lakhs.

Kerala Blasters draft veteran midfielder Peter Carvalho to their side for Rs 12 lakhs.

FC Pune City have signed goalkeeper Lalit Thapa for Rs 10 lakhs.


3:15 PM: List of players picked in the third round:

FC Pune City sign Sushanth Mathew, who played for Kerala Blasters in season one, for Rs 8 lakh.
Kerala Blasters sign recently-married India international winger CK Vineeth for Rs 15 lakh.
Reagan Singh is picked by North East United FC for Rs 13 lakh. They turn away every Delhi Dynamos bid.
Mumbai City FC pick goalkeeper Debjit Majumder for Rs 15 lakh.
Delhi Dynamos sign talented goalkeeper Ravi Kumar for Rs 10 lakh.
Atletico de Kolkata sign versatile defender Lalchhawnkima for Rs 9 lakh.
Chennaiyin FC sign defender Lalhmangaihsanga Ralte for Rs 9 lakh.


2:50 PM:  List of players picked in the second round:

FC Goa ignore North East bids and Thongkhosiem Haokip is picked by Zico for Rs 1.80 Lakh.
Delhi Dynamos take their time and complete the signing of energetic midfielder Sehnaj Singh for Rs 18 lakh.
Mumbai City resist instant trade offers and sign defender Lalchhhuanmawia Fanai for Rs 15 lakh.
North East United sign 22 year old central midfielder Siam Hangal for Rs 8.34 lakh.
Kerala Blasters pick holding midfielder Shankar Sampingiraj for Rs 10 lakh.
FC Pune City sign midfielder Gurjinder Kumar for Rs 27 lakh. Kolkata tried their best to convince Pune to trade but failed.
Chennaiyin FC pick midfielder Zakeer Mundampara for Rs 23 lakh.
Atletico de Kolkata sign defender Augustin Fernandes for Rs 26 lakh.


2:30 PM: List Of Players picked in the first round:

Kolkata: Amrinder Singh – GK – Rs 4.5 lakh

Chennaiyin: Dhanpal Ganesh – Rs 9 lakh

Pune City: Bikash Jainu – Rs 15 lakh

Kerala Blasters: Calvin Lobo – Rs 20 lakh

NorthEast: Lalthuammawia Ralte – Rs 13.9 lakh

Mumbai City: Brandon Fernandes – Rs 12 lakh (instant trading from Goa, Mumbai refuse to sell)

Delhi Dynamos: Naoba Singh – Rs 18 lakh

FC Goa: Victorino Fernandes – 16 lakhs


12:52 PM:

First win for NorthEast United as they win Seityasen Singh for Rs. 56 lakhs

12:27 PM: Chennaiyin FC bids for goalie Karanjit Singh, no change in price; goes for Rs. 60 lakhs

12:16 PM:
Forward Robin Singh is sold to Delhi Dynamos for Rs. 51 lakhs. His bidding price was Rs. 40 lakhs


12:11 PM:
Atletico De Kolkata bags Arata Izumi for Rs. 68 lakhs

12 PM: Bidding resumes after a brief break, as midfielder Arata Izumi goes under the block with a base price of Rs. 40 lakhs. North East United and Atletico De Kolkata battling it out. Pool B auction to start soon, Mumbai FC seem to be out of breath with their massive purchase

India skipper and talisman player, Sunil Chhetri started with a base price of Rs. 80 lakhs. Mumbai FC bags him for an incredible Rs. 1.2 crores

Quick tackle and save by Pune FC as they bag Eugeneson Lyngdoh for a whopping Rs. 1.05 crores outbidding North East United and Kerala FC. Lyngodh’s base price was Rs. 27.5 lakhs

Delhi Dynamos makes bid for defence, bags Anas Edathodika for Rs. 41 lakhs, not much from his base price of Rs. 40 lakhs

Midfielder Thoi Singh is sold for a whopping Rs. 86 lakhs with a base price of Rs. 39 lakhs

Star player, Jackichand Singh with a base price of Rs. 20 lakh is sold to Pune FC for Rs. 45. Jachichand was the first player in the star list to be sold off.

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