The WIFA Inter-District Football Championship for Men (Open) will begin on December 14th and will be held at Balewadi Stadium in Pune.
The tournament will be returning after a year’s gap with 34 districts participating in a knockout round format.
Kolhapur were the defending champions after having won the title three times in a row in 2020 before Covid halted the tournament for a couple of years. Meanwhile, Nagpur were the runners-up of the last competition and both teams will directly feature in the round of 16 of the competition.
The tournament will run from December 14th where the Round of 32 will be played to the final played out on December 20th.