Tim Cahill said creating superstars like Virat Kohli, who can attract fans, in the ISL and the national team would be the "ultimate dream" for India.
Jamshedpur completed the comeback after the break with a 61st minute match-winner from Farukh Choudhary.
NorthEast United pushed FC Goa down to the third position with a one-point lead.
Tim Cahill, the Socceroos all-time top scorer with 50 goals, came out of international retirement to play the final nine minutes.
Tim Cahill thanked Virat Kohli for supporting his move to playing football in India.
Tim Cahill said that he considers Virat Kohli a good example of a sportsman.
Tim Cahill scored 50 international goals in 107 appearances.
FIFA World Cup 2018, Highlights, France vs Australia: France tasted victory in their tournament opener against Australia on Saturday. Antoine Griezmann and Paul Pogba struck for France while Jedinak was the lone scorer for Australia.
Tim Cahill scored his second international hat-trick as Australia set aside security worries to thrash Bangladesh 4-0 in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier.
Socceroos star Tim Cahill, who scored three goals for Australia during a triumphant run to the Asian Cup title, leaves MLS to join Chinese football club Shanghai Shenhua