As per the latest schedule released by the All India Football Federation (AIFF), Delhi will host 5 I-League matches this season. The AIFF has taken this decision after seeing a huge interest in fans from Delhi in the 75th Nehru Cup.
The Blue Tigers have got huge support while playing in the Nehru Cup at the Jawaharlal Stadium in New Delhi. Meanwhile, I-league matches have been played only in Kolkata, Shillong, Pune, Gangtok, Goa, and Mumbai. As a result, in order to give Delhi a chance to cheer for their favourite players, the AIFF has taken this decision.
The following matches will held in Delhi as per the latest AIFF schedule:
26th October, 2012 – ONGC vs. Prayag United.
4th November, 2012 – ONGC vs. Air India.
9th November, 2012 – ONGC vs. Mohun Bagan.
16th November, 2012 – ONGC vs. Dempo SC.
8th December, 2012 – ONGC vs. Sporting Club de Goa.