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Durand Cup 2022 : Fixtures, Schedule, History – All you need to know

The tournament was founded in 1888 by the former foreign secretary of British India, Mortimer Durand

Durand Cup 2022
Durand Cup 2022: (Image Source: Twitter)
The Minister of Defence Rajnath Singh inaugurated the Manipur chapter of the 131st Durand Cup at the  Khuman Lampak stadium in Imphal on Thursday.
The present edition of the annual tournament started on Tuesday August 16, and is being held in multiple venues in West Bengal, Assam and Manipur, The first time the tournament is being played in more than one venue. The 134-year-old football tournament – Asia’s oldest and the world’s third-oldest – was first held in Dagshai in 1888. The 2022 Durand Cup is the 131st edition of the tournament.
Founded in 1888 by the former Foreign Secretary of British India, Mortimer Durand, the Durand Cup was initially played only amongst the armed services but was later opened for professional football clubs across the country.
Mohun Bagan and East Bengal are the the joint-most successful teams in the history of the competition with 16 titles each to their name. FC Goa won the cup last year after a tense 1-0 win over Mohammedan Sporting in the final. Here’s all you need to know about the 2022 edition of the Durand Cup.

The groups and tables which contain the fixtures of the Tournament

Group A Table

TeamPlayedWonDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
Mohammedan11003123
Bengaluru110021+13
Indian Air Force00000000
Jamshedpur10011200
FC Goa100113-20

Group A Fixtures

DateFixtureTime (IST)Venue
Aug 16Mohammedan 3-1 FC Goa7pmSalt Lake Stadium
Aug 17Jamshedpur 1-2 Bengaluru2:30pmKishore Bharati Stadium
Aug 19FC Goa vs Indian Air Force3pmKishore Bharati Stadium
Aug 21Mohammedan vs Jamshedpur6pmKishore Bharati Stadium
Aug 23Bengaluru vs Indian Air Force6pmKishore Bharati Stadium
Aug 26Jamshedpur vs FC Goa6pmSalt Lake Stadium
Aug 27Mohammedan vs Indian Air Force3pmKishore Bharati Stadium
Aug 30Bengaluru vs FC Goa6pmSalt Lake Stadium
Sep 1Jamshedpur vs Indian Air Force6pmKishore Bharati Stadium
Sep 2Mohammedan vs Bengaluru6pmKishore Bharati Stadium

Group B Table

TeamPlayedWonDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
ATK Mohun Bagan00000000
East Bengal00000000
Mumbai City00000000
Indian Navy00000000
Rajasthan United00000000

Group B Fixtures

DateFixtureTime (IST)Venue
Aug 18Mumbai City vs Indian Navy3pmSalt Lake Stadium
Aug 20ATK Mohun Bagan vs Rajasthan United6pmSalt Lake Stadium
Aug 22East Bengal vs Indian Navy6pmSalt Lake Stadium
Aug 24ATK Mohun Bagan vs Mumbai City6pmSalt Lake Stadium
Aug 25East Bengal vs Rajasthan United6pmKishore Bharati Stadium
Aug 28East Bengal vs ATK Mohun Bagan6pmSalt Lake Stadium
Aug 29Mumbai City vs Rajasthan United3pmKishore Bharati Stadium
Aug 31ATK Mohun Bagan vs Indian Navy6pmKishore Bharati Stadium
Sep 3East Bengal vs Mumbai City6pmKishore Bharati Stadium
Sep 5Rajasthan United vs Indian Navy3pmKishore Bharati Stadium

Group C Table

TeamPlayedWonDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
Chennaiyin00000000
Hyderabad00000000
NEROCA00000000
TRAU00000000
Army Red00000000

Group C Fixtures

DateFixtureTime (IST)Venue
Aug 18NEROCA vs TRAU6pmKhuman Lampak Stadium
Aug 20Chennaiyin vs Army Red3pmKhuman Lampak Stadium
Aug 22TRAU vs Hyderabad3pmKhuman Lampak Stadium
Aug 24Army Red vs NEROCA3pmKhuman Lampak Stadium
Aug 26Hyderabad vs Chennaiyin3pmKhuman Lampak Stadium
Aug 28TRAU vs Army Red3pmKhuman Lampak Stadium
Aug 30Hyderabad vs NEROCA3pmKhuman Lampak Stadium
Sep 1TRAU vs Chennaiyin3pmKhuman Lampak Stadium
Sep 3Army Red vs Hyderabad3pmKhuman Lampak Stadium
Sep 5NEROCA vs Chennaiyin6pmKhuman Lampak Stadium

Group D Table

TeamPlayedWonDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
Odisha110060+63
Army Green00000000
Kerala Blasters00000000
Sudeva Delhi00000000
NorthEast United100106-60

Group D Fixtures

DateFixtureTime (IST)Venue
Aug 17NorthEast United 0-6 Odisha5:30pmIndira Gandhi Athletic Stadium
Aug 19Sudeva Delhi vs Kerala Blasters6pmIndira Gandhi Athletic Stadium
Aug 21NorthEast United vs Army Green3pmIndira Gandhi Athletic Stadium
Aug 23Odisha vs Kerala Blasters3pmIndira Gandhi Athletic Stadium
Aug 25Army Green vs Sudeva Delhi3pmIndira Gandhi Athletic Stadium
Aug 27NorthEast United vs Kerala Blasters6pmIndira Gandhi Athletic Stadium
Aug 29Odisha vs Sudeva Delhi6pmIndira Gandhi Athletic Stadium
Aug 31Kerala Blasters vs Army Green3pmIndira Gandhi Athletic Stadium
Sep 2NorthEast United vs Sudeva Delhi3pmIndira Gandhi Athletic Stadium
Sep 4Army Green vs Odisha6pmIndira Gandhi Athletic Stadium
The 131st edition of the Durand Cup, the oldest football tournament in Asia, kicked off on Tuesday with Mohammedan Sporting winning against defending champions FC Goa 3-1.Odisha and Northeast United took on each other in the 2nd match with Odisha emerging victorious over the highlanders.
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