Hero I-League

NEW DELHI: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Saturday said that the winner of the Hero I-League, which begins on November 12, will play in the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) next season, without paying any fee, as per the roadmap finalised three years ago.

But the participation of I-League winners of 2022-23 season -- as well as 2023-24 -- in the ISL will be subject to fulfilling the club licensing criteria.

Nov 04, 2022 18:11
NEW DELHI: The 2022-23 season of the Hero I-League will be broadcast on two different television channels for the first time in the history of the competition, with the matches set to be shown on Eurosport and Doordarshan Sports. Apart from the two television channels, the Hero I-League will also be streamed live on Discovery+.
Nov 01, 2022 18:11
NEW DELHI: The Hero I-League season is back, and it will kick off at a venue that is synonymous with the love for the beautiful game – Malappuram! The town where fans throng to the stands whenever any football match takes place, will witness the opening match of the season as defending champions Gokulam Kerala FC and last season’s runners-up Mohammedan Sporting Club will play each other.
Oct 28, 2022 17:10
NEW DELHI: Back in its traditional home-and-away format after the pandemic, the Hero I-League 2022-23 season will kick off on November 12 and will be played across 11 venues in 12 states.
Oct 17, 2022 19:10
NEW DELHI: The Hero I-League 2022/23 season will begin on November 12, the All India Football Federation announced on Monday. The league will return to the usual format of Home and Away matches for the season, the governing body said in a statement.
Jun 26, 2022 17:06
NEW DELHI: The talks involving stakeholders of Indian football and representatives from FIFA and AFC have reportedly confirmed the roadmap for Indian professional football signed on to in 2019.  As per that, the promotion-relegation process from theI-League was supposed to kick in from the 2022-23 season onwards, while for the Indian Super league it was to be implemented from the 2024-25 season.
May 16, 2022 17:05
MUMBAI: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has confirmed that the Hero I-League will have 12 teams next season and there will be no demotion from one season only. The AIFF plans to use the 2022-2023 season to have an extended home and away Hero Second Division League, and the second division winners will get promoted to the I-League from the 2023-24 season onwards.
Mar 24, 2022 05:03
NEW DELHI: Funatix Club announced that its Real Manager platform will become the official fantasy football partner of the Hero I-League in India. Financial terms and the partnership tenure were not disclosed. The partnership follows two recent regional deals with the Thai Football Association for the Thai League 1 and with the Football Association of Singapore for the Singapore Premier League.
Jan 05, 2022 20:01
MUMBAI: Rajasthan United FC Wednesday issued a statement refuting a report that said the club is all set to withdraw from the ongoing I-League 2021-22 owing to a lack of funds.  Rajasthan United FC won the I-League qualifiers in October to qualify for the ongoing season (currently suspended) of the I-League.
Jan 03, 2022 12:01
NEW DELHI: The All India Football Federation League Committee will decide January 4-5 when to hold the Hero I-League 2021-22 matches that were scheduled for December 30-31, 2021. The I-League had been suspended following the increasing cases of the Delta and Omicron variants of the Coronavirus across the country.
Dec 20, 2021 20:12
NEW DELHI: The roadmap for the Hero Indian Super League, laid out September 2020, wherein relegation and promotion is to be introduced from the 2024-25 season, and leading up to that, the Hero I-League winners will get “direct slots” in the ISL from the 2023-2024 season, remains on track, All India Football Federation (AIFF) general secretary Kushal Das said on Monday.