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

Leagues / Tournaments

 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.

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

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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