2012 Indian Federation Cup
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.
|Goals scored||102 (3.09 per match)|
|Top goal scorer(s)||Chidi Edeh (5)|
|Leagues entering at this round|
|Qualifiers||6||N/A||N/A||2012 I-League 2nd Division Final Round + HAL|
The calendar for the 2012 Indian Federation Cup, as announced by the All India Football Federation:
|Round||Main date||Number of fixtures||Clubs|
|Group Stage||19–26 September||24||16|
All of the teams entering the competition that are not members of the I-League and have to compete in the qualifying rounds.
|27 September 2012||Churchill Brothers||0–1 (a.e.t.)||East Bengal||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
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