The Italian, who left his position as the coach of the Belize national team to replace Fernando Santiago Varela for the Malabarians, arrived in Kozhikode the other day.
Gokulam have received the go-ahead from the district administration to start training by following strict COVID-19 protocol. All the outstation players have completed their 14-day quarantine period at the club facility.
Until recently, Bineesh Balan's family were of the belief that he was going out for practice.
The winger will stay at the club for three more years.
Anirudh Thapa and Ratanbala Devi were declared men's and women's Emerging Footballer of the Year respectively.
The 23-year-old joins Blasters from Hyderabad FC.
The right-footed Sandeep will be joining KBFC from TRAU FC, where he made eight appearances during the last I-League Season.
The 18-year-old joins the club from I-League outfit Indian Arrows.
The 35-year-old Italian replaces Spaniard Santiago Varela under whom Gokulam won the Durand Cup last year.
The left-back has been part of the I-League for the last two seasons at NEROCA FC and TRAU FC respectively.