Bengaluru FC have been drawn alongside Jamshedpur FC, FC Goa, Indian Air Force FT and Mohammedan SC in Group A.
After the draw on Wednesday night at the Tilak Maidan Stadium, Odisha FC and Chennaiyin FC stayed at 7th and 8th spots in table, respectively.
Aleksandar Jovanovic, 32, is Bengaluru FC's seventh signing under Simon Grayson. He was a regular at K-League outfit, Jeju United.
Roy Krishna is Bengaluru FC's sixth signing ahead of the ISL 2022-23, after Javi Hernandez, Prabir Das, Faisal Ali, Amrit Gope and Hira Mondal.