2012 Indian Federation Cup

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2012 Indian Federation Cup
CountryFlag of India.svg  India
Teams20
Champions East Bengal
Runners-up Dempo
Matches played33
Goals scored102 (3.09 per match)
Top goal scorer(s) Chidi Edeh (5)
2011
2013–14

The 2012 Indian Federation Cup was the 34th season of the top knock-out competition in India. The qualifiers started in August while the Final Round took place from 19 September 2012 to 30 September 2012. [1] [2]

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Salgaocar were the defending champions, having beaten East Bengal 3–1 in the 2011 Final.

DD Sports Friday agreed to telecast live the semifinals and final of the tournament. [3]

The cup was eventually won by East Bengal after they defeated Dempo in the final on 30 September 2012. [4]

Teams

RoundClubs
involved
Winners from
previous round
New entries
this round
Leagues entering at this round
Qualifiers 6N/AN/A 2012 I-League 2nd Division Final Round + HAL
Group Stage 16214 I-League
Semi-Finals44N/AN/A
Final22N/AN/A

Calendar

The calendar for the 2012 Indian Federation Cup, as announced by the All India Football Federation:

RoundMain dateNumber of fixturesClubs
QualificationAugust66
Group Stage19–26 September2416
Semi-Finals27–28 September24
Final30 September12

Qualifying Rounds

All of the teams entering the competition that are not members of the I-League and have to compete in the qualifying rounds.

Group stage

Semi-Finals

27 September 2012 Churchill Brothers 0–1 (a.e.t.) East Bengal Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri
18:30 IST Report Ralte Soccerball shade.svg 111'
28 September 2012 Dempo 2–0 Salgaocar Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri
18:30 IST Abranches Soccerball shade.svg 70'
Sakibo Soccerball shade.svg 84'
Report

Final

30 September 2012 East Bengal 3–2 (a.e.t.) Dempo Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri
18:30 IST Mondal Soccerball shade.svg 60'
Singh Soccerball shade.svg 100'
Edeh Soccerball shade.svg 109'
Report Lawrence Soccerball shade.svg 51'
Gawli Soccerball shade.svg 111'
Attendance: 35,000 (est) [5]

Goalscorers

5 goals:

4 goals:

3 goals:

2 goals:

1 goal:

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  2. "Federation Cup football from September 19". Business Standard. Retrieved 24 August 2012.
  3. http://www.sportzpower.com/?q=content/dd-telecast-federation-cup-semifinals-final
  4. Noronha, Anselm. "East Bengal 3–2 Dempo SC: Trevor Morgan gifted with a Federation Cup title on his birthday". Goal.com. Archived from the original on 3 November 2012. Retrieved 16 December 2012.
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