Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.


Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence


Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
LIVE TV DownloadNews18 App
News18 English
News18 » Football
1-min read

I-League to Commence on November 30, Broadcaster to be Confirmed in a Week

The All India Football Federation announced the date for the commencement of I-League 2019-20 season.

News18 Sports

Updated:October 25, 2019, 7:20 PM IST
facebookTwitter Pocket whatsapp
I-League to Commence on November 30, Broadcaster to be Confirmed in a Week
I-League logo.

New Delhi: I-League 2019-20 will commence on November 30, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) announced on Friday even as the full list of fixtures was yet to be released.

AIFF is also yet to announce the broadcaster for the I-League this season and said in a statement that the same will be confirmed within a week.

Senior vice president of All India Football Federation (AIFF) Subrata Dutta and Chairman of the League Committee chaired AIFF League Committee Meeting at the AIFF Football House in New Delhi on Friday, where these decisions were taken.

Kushal Das, General Secretary, AIFF along with Sunando Dhar, CEO of I-League were present besides League committee members Souter Vaz, Anil Kumar and Chirag Tanna. Isac Doru, Technical Director, AIFF was also present.

Rules for the new season of I-League state that a maximum of three foreign players can be replaced by a club during the entire course of the 2019-20 season and a maximum of eight officials will be allowed to sit on the bench during a match.

The AIFF statement also mentioned that the U-22 player quota ruled will be decided after a meeting between AIFF secretariat and the I-League clubs.

The committee also reviewed submissions made by the various Second Division League 2019-20 applicants and after several deliberations, the committee has approved eleven clubs who'll undergo the Second Division League club licensing process. Those 11 clubs are: Bhawanipore FC, Mohammedan SC, Lonestar Kashmir FC, ARA FC, NGR Football Club Jammu, Kickstart FC Karnataka, FC Bengaluru United, FC Kerala, Garhwal FC, AU Rajasthan FC and Techtro FC.

Reserve teams of ATK, Jamshedpur FC, Bengaluru FC, Chennaiyin FC, FC Goa, Kerala Blasters FC, Mumbai City FC, Hyderabad FC, Punjab FC alongside a developmental team of AIFF will also participate in the Second Division League 2019-20.

The committee was also apprised of the development of Indian Women's League, Khelo India Girls Football League (U17) and Golden Baby League.

Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox - subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what's happening in the world around you – in real time.

Read full article
Next Story
Next Story

facebookTwitter Pocket whatsapp

Live TV

Countdown To Elections Results
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results