Venue: AR Ground
Time : August 1-12,2011
Participating Teams: 1st MAP Football Academy, Dinthar F.C., Luangmual F.C., F.C Kulikawn, 1st MAP F.C., 3rd MAP F.C., SYS F.C., Aizawl Football Club, Shillong Lajong F.C. & Royal Wahingdoh F.C.
Trophies and Awards: The Independence Day Celebration football Tournament 2011 carries with it, beautiful elegant trophies and a cash award of Rs 100,000/- (Rupees One Lakh) and Rs 50,000/- (rupees Fifty Thousand) for the Champion and Runner-Up teams respectively.
Match Allowances: In the group matches the winner will be awarded Rs 1,500/- and the loser will get Rs 1,000; Rs 10,000/- will be awarded to the losing teams in the semi final matches.
Format: I-League team Shillong Lajong F.C. and the Second Division I-Leauge team Royal Wahingdoh will be seeded directly into the semi finals the remaining eight teams will be divided into two groups of four each. Group matches will be played on a round robin league, the winner of each group will progress to the semi-finals which will be played on a double legged fixture and winners of semi-finals will meet for the championship title.
Bye Laws: Final finishing position in group matches will be determined in the following order.
1. Total points (Three points for a win, one point for a draw).
2. Goal difference.
3. Total goals scored.
4. Head to Head (Between two teams)
All matches will be played 90 minutes (45+15+45), and there shall be no extra time played before the final in case of a draw in the regular time of the final, an extra time of 30 minutes (15+15 minutes) shall be played, if the scored are level at the end of the 30 minutes of extra time the game bell be decided wiht a penalty shoot-out.
For every match each team manager must submit a teamsheet 30 minutes before kick off.
1st MAP Football Academy, Luangmual F.C, 3rd MAP FC, AFC.
Dinthar F.C, F.C Kulikawn, 1st MAP F.C., SYS F.C.
August 1, 2011 (Monday)
1:00 PM 1st MAP Academy – Luangmual F.C.
3:00 PM 3rd MAP F.C. – AFC
August 2, 2011 (Tuesday)
1:00 PM Dinthar F.C – F.C Kulikawn
3:00 PM 1st MAP FC – SYS F.C
August 3, 2011 (Wednesday)
1:00 PM Luangmual FC – AFC
3:00 PM 1st MAP Academy – 3rd MAP FC
August 4, 2011 (Thursday)
1:00 PM FC Kulikawn – SYS F.C
3:00 PM Dinthar F.C. – 1st MAP F.C.
August 5, 2011 (Friday)
1:00 PM 1st MAP Academy – AFC
3:00 PM Luangmual FC – 3rd MAP FC
August 6, 2011 (Saturday)
1:00 PM Dinthar FC – SYS FC
3:00 PM FC Kulikawn – 1st MAP FC
August 8, 2011 (Monday)
1:00 PM Winner of Group A – Lajong F.C
3:00 PM Winner of Group B – Royal Wahingdoh FC
August 10, 2011 (Wednesday)
1:00 PM Winner of Group B – Royal Wahingdoh FC
3:00 PM Winner of Group A – Lajong F.C
August 12, 2011 (Friday)