Indian Football Tournament List: This article compiles the list of football tournaments in India- domestic and international football tournaments in which India participates. If you have additional information, please share it with us.
Indian Football Tournament List- Domestic & International
Famous Football tournaments in India: Below is a compilation of domestic football tournaments and leagues taking place actively till 2023 throughout India annually.
List of Football Leagues in India
Senior Men’s Football Leagues in India
|League||Tier||Dates||Promotion To||Relegation To|
|Indian Super League (ISL)||1||21 Sep 2023 – 2024||–||–|
|I-League||2||28 Oct 2023 – Apr 2024||ISL||I-League 2|
|I-League 2||3||Dec 2023 – Apr 2024||I-League||I-League 3|
|I-League 3||4||9 Nov 2023 – TBD||I-League 2||State League|
|Indian State Leagues||5||Various||I-League 3||Various|
List of Indian Men’s Domestic Tournaments
Senior Men’s National Football Tournament List | Domestic Cup
|Indian Super Cup||3 – 6 Apr (qualification rounds)|
8 – 25 Apr (main competition)
|Durand Cup||3 Aug – 3 Sep 2023|
|Santosh Trophy||8 Oct 2023 – TBD|
|Hero Federation Cup||TBD|
|Futsal Club Championship||8–19 Feb 2023|
|National Beach Soccer Championship||26 Jan – 1 Feb 2023|
- Inter-School Football Tournament- Subroto Cup
Indian Men’s International Football Tournament
Senior Men’s International Football Tournaments
|Hero Intercontinental Cup|
|Merdeka Cup||13 – 17 Oct 2023|
|Tri-Nation Series||22–28 Mar 2023|
|Kings Cup||7–10 Sep 2023|
|SAFF Championship||21 Jun – 4 Jul|
|Asian Games||Every Fourth year|
|AFC Cup||18 Sep 2023 – 5 May 2024|
|AFC Champions League||18 Sep 2023 – 18 May 2024|
|AFC Asian Cup||12 Jan – 10 Feb 2024|
Qualification for Asian competitions
|Competition||Qualify For||Qualification Stage|
|AFC Champions League||Indian Super League Premiers||Group stage|
|AFC Cup||Indian Super Cup Winner||Group stage|
|ISL Champions or runners-up||play-off|
Women’s Football Tournament
Senior Women Football Tournaments
|Senior Women’s National Football Championship||22 March – 28 Jun 2023||National|
|Indians Womens League||8 Dec 2023 – 24 Mar 2024||National|
|AFC Women’s Asian Cup||20 Jan – 6 Feb||International|
|SAFF Women’s Club Championship||6–19 Sep 2022||International|
1. Which Football League in India is the highest?
Indian Super League is top-tier league in India, following that I-League, I-League 2, I-League 3, and State Leagues.
2. What are the major football tournament?
There are lots of major football tournaments, yet FIF World Cup stands out as the largest global tournament.