Pune District Football Association | The governing body of football in Pune

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PDFA Affiliated Tournaments

  • Late. Ashok Vanjari Football Tournament
  • DSK Cup Invitational Football Tournament
  • Late. Shri Kishorilal Pardeshi Football Tournament
  • Late. Sanna Anna Football Tournament
  • Lahu Mama Shelar Football Tournament
  • Sharad Cup
  • KP Jadhav Football Cup
  • PCMC Mayors Cup
  • Guru Tej Bahadhur Football Tournament
  • Late. Dattatray Chaudhary Football Tournament
  • DMR Football Club

 PDFA has around 100 clubs playing under 4 mens divisions and 1 womens division. Information about the mens divisions :

Super Division

  • 18 Teams
  • All play all once
  • Bottom 2 teams relegation
  • Total matches to be played will be 153

First Division

  • 21 Teams
  • 3 groups of 7 teams each
  • Top 2 teams in each group qualify for Super Division League which will be played all play all once in 6 teams
  • Bottom team in each of the 3 groups will play in the relegation battle, which will be all play all once. Bottom 2 teams relegation
  • Winner and Runners up will be promoted to Super Division
  • Total matches to be played will be 81

Second Division

  • 32 Teams
  • 4 groups of 8 Teams each.
  • Top 2 Teams each group qualifies for super league which will be played on the knock out basis
  • Winner and Runner up from above will be promoted to be First Division
  • Bottom teams each of the 4 groups will play in the relegation battle, which will be all play all once. Bottom to will be relegated 3rd Division.
  • Total matches to be played will be 125

Third Division

  • 48 Teams
  • 8 Groups of 6 Teams each
  • Top 2 Teams from each group qualify for super league which will be in a knock out format.
  • Winner and Runner up will be promoted to the Second Division
  • Total matches to be played 135
  • New Teams will be registered only if a ground is made available, they pay a registration fee and special approval is received from Governing body.

About PDFA

 Pune District Football Association (PDFA) is the governing body of football in Pune District. The association has close to 100 clubs playing in 4 mens divisions

  • Super Division - 18 teams
  • First Division - 21 teams
  • Second Division - 32 teams
  • Third Division - 48 teams

PDFA also has a vibrant womens league and is focussed on youth leagues to nurture young talent and create the stars of tomorrow.

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