A recently released fixture list for AIFF's 2018-19 ​Hero I-League season sees Indian Arrows take on Chennai City at the Nehru Stadium in Coimbatore in the first game of the season on October 26 in a 5pm IST kick-off.


Defending champions Minerva Punjab will begin their new campaign two days letter when they face Churchill Brothers in Chandigarh's Tau Devi Lal stadium, which is also Ranjit Bajaj's side's new home ground.


Kolkata giants East Bengal and Mohun Bagan will kick off their season away from home on the second day of the new campaign when they face NEROCA FC and Gokulam Kerala FC respectively.




Shillong Lajong and Aizawl FC will feature in the season's first north-eastern derby in the last of first round of fixtures. Newly promoted side Real Kashmir FC will begin their campaign from the second round when they take on Minerva Punjab away from home on October 31.


​Goal report that the league will feature a total of eleven teams and four new venues. Minerva Punjab will move to Chandigarh, Indian Arrows will play home games in Cuttack and Bhubaneshwar. Srinagar will host their first ever I-League game with Real Kashmir on November 6.


A total of 110 games are set to be played in the new season and the league will end in the second week of March. Sad news for Indian football fans is that none of these matches will be shown live on TV. Also, the I-League will not have any break during the AFC Asian Cup in January.


Here's the tentative fixture list as revealed by ​the Fan Garage:


26/10/2018 - Chennai City FC vs Indian Arrows. Coimbatore, 5 pm.

27/10/2018 - Neroca FC vs East Bengal FC. Imphal, 2 pm.

27/10/2018 - Gokulam Kerala FC vs Mohun Bagan AC. Kozhikode, 5 pm.

28/10/2018 - Minerva Punjab FC vs Churchill Brothers FC Goa. Chandigarh, 2 pm.

31/10/2018 - Minerva Punjab FC vs Real Kashmir FC. Chandigarh, 2 pm.

31/10/2018 - Neroca FC vs Gokulam Kerala FC. Imphal, 2 pm.

1/11/2018 - Shillong Lajong FC vs East Bengal FC. Shillong, 2 pm.

1/11/2018 - Chennai City FC vs Churchill Brothers FC Goa. Coimbatore, 5 pm.

3/11/2018 - Aizawl FC vs Neroca FC. Aizawl, 2 pm.

4/11/2018 - Gokulam Kerala FC vs Chennai City FC. Kozhikode, 5 pm.

5/11/2018 - Indian Arrows vs Shillong Lajong. Cuttack, 5 pm.

6/11/2018 - Real Kashmir FC vs Churchill Brothers FC Goa. Srinagar, 5 pm.

7/11/2018 - Mohun Bagan AC vs Aizawl FC. Kolkata, 5 pm.

10/11/2018 - Aizawl FC vs Minerva Punjab FC. Aizawl, 2 pm.

10/11/2018 - Indian Arrows vs Mohun Bagan. Cuttack, 5 pm.

11/11/2018 - Real Kashmir FC vs Neroca FC. Srinagar, 2 pm.

11/11/2018 - Gokulam Kerala FC vs Shillong Lajong. Kozhikode, 5 pm.

15/11/2018 - Churchill Brothers FC Goa vs Shillong Lajong FC. Vasco, 7:30 pm.

16/11/2018 - Aizawl FC vs Chennai City FC. Aizawl, 2 pm.

16/11/2018 - Indian Arrows vs East Bengal FC. Bhubaneswar, 7:30 pm.

18/11/2018 - Gokulam Kerala FC vs Minerva Punjab FC. Kozhikode, 7:30 pm.

20/11/2018 - Real Kashmir FC vs Mohun Bagan AC. Srinagar, 2 pm.

23/11/2018 - Shillong Lajong FC vs Minerva Punjab FC. Shillong, 5 pm.

24/11/2018 - Aizawl FC vs East Bengal FC. Aizawl, 2 pm.

24/11/2018 - Chennai City FC vs Neroca FC. Coimbatore, 5 pm.

25/11/2018 - Real Kashmir FC vs Indian Arrows. Srinagar, 2 pm.

25/11/2018 - Mohun Bagan AC vs Churchill Brothers FC Goa. Kolkata, 5 pm.

30/11/2018 - Gokulam Kerala FC vs Churchill Brothers FC Goa. Kozhikode, 5 pm.

1/12/2018 - Minerva Punjab FC vs Indian Arrows. Chandigarh, 2 pm.

1/12/2018 - Mohun Bagan AC vs Chennai City FC. Kolkata, 5 pm.

2/12/2018 - Shillong Lajong FC vs Neroca FC. Shillong, 5 pm. 4/12/2018 - East Bengal FC vs Minerva Punjab FC. Kolkata, 5 pm.

5/12/2018 - Real Kashmir FC vs Aizawl FC. Srinagar, 2 pm.

7/12/2018 - Neroca FC vs Indian Arrows. Imphal, 2 pm.

8/12/2018 - East Bengal FC vs Gokulam Kerala FC. Kolkata, 5 pm.

9/12/2018 - Churchill Brothers FC Goa vs Aizawl FC. Vasco, 5 pm.

11/12/2018 - Real Kashmir FC vs Shillong Lajong FC. Srinagar, 2 pm.

14/12/2018 - Indian Arrows vs Aizawl FC. Cuttack, 5 pm.

15/12/2018 - Neroca FC vs Churchill Brothers FC Goa. Imphal, 2 pm.

15/12/2018 - Gokulam Kerala FC vs Real Kashmir FC. Kozhikode, 5 pm.

16/12/2018 - Minerva Punjab FC vs Chennai City FC. Chandigarh, 2 pm.

16/12/2018 - East Bengal FC vs Mohun Bagan AC. Kolkata, 5 pm.

19/12/2018 - Minerva Punjab FC vs Mohun Bagan AC. Chandigarh, 2 pm.

20/12/2018 - Chennai City FC vs Real Kashmir FC. Coimbatore, 7:30 pm.

21/12/2018 - Indian Arrows vs Gokulam Kerala FC. Cuttack/Bhubaneswar, 5 pm.

22/12/2018 - Neroca FC vs Minerva Punjab FC. Imphal, 2 pm.

22/12/2018 - Chennai City FC vs Real Kashmir FC. Coimbatore, 7:30 pm.

23/12/2018 - Mohun Bagan AC vs Shillong Lajong FC. Kokata, 5 pm.

28/12/2018 - Neroca FC vs Mohun Bagan AC. Imphal, 2 pm.

28/12/2018 - East Bengal FC vs Real Kashmir FC. Kolkata, 5 pm.

29/12/2018 - Aizawl FC vs Gokulam Kerala FC. Aizawl, 2 pm.

29/12/2018 - Chennai City FC vs Shillong Lajong FC. Coimbatore, 5 pm.

30/12/2018 - Indian Arrows vs Churchill Brothers FC Goa. Cuttack/Bhubaneswar, 5 pm.

4/1/2019 - Neroca FC vs Shillong Lajong FC. Imphal, 2 pm.

4/1/2019 - Chennai City FC vs Gokulam Kerala FC. Coimbatore, 7:30 pm.

5/1/2019 - Aizawl FC vs Indian Arrows. Aizawl, 2 pm.

5/1/2019 - Churchill Brothers FC Goa vs Minerva Punjab FC. Vasco, 7:30 pm.

6/1/2019 - Mohun bagan AC vs Real Kashmir FC. Kolkata, 2 pm.

9/1/2019 - Mohun Bagan AC vs Minerva Punjab FC. Kolkata, 2 pm.

10/1/2019 - Churchill Brothers FC Goa vs Gokulam Kerala FC. Vasco, 2 pm.

11/1/2019 - Aizawl FC vs Real Kashmir FC. Aizawl, 2 pm.

12/1/2019 - Mohun Bagan AC vs Neroca FC. Kolkata, 2 pm.

13/1/2019 - Shillong Lajong vs Indian Arrows. Shillong, 2 pm.

14/1/2019 - Chennai City FC vs East Bengal. Coimbatore, 7:30 pm.

18/1/2019 - East Bengal FC vs Indian Arrows. Kolkata, 5 pm.

18/1/2019 - Chennai City FC vs Aizawl FC. Coimbatore, 7:30 pm.

19/1/2019 - Shillong Lajong FC vs Real Kashmir FC. Shillong, 5 pm.

19/1/2019 - Churchill Brothers FC Goa vs Neroca FC. Vasco, 7:30 pm.

25/1/2019 - Minerva Punjab FC vs Shillong Lajong FC. Chandigarh, 2 pm.

26/1/2019 - Churchill Brothers FC Goa vs Indian Arrows. Vasco, 5 pm.

27/1/2019 - Neroca FC vs Aizawl FC. Imphal, 2 pm.

27/1/2019 - Mohun Bagan AC vs East Bengal FC. Kolkata, 5 pm.

28/1/2019 - Real Kashmir FC vs Chennai City FC. Seinagar, 2 pm.

30/1/2019 - Mohun Bagan AC vs Gokulam Kerala FC. Kolkata, 5 pm.

31/1/2019 - Churchill Brothers FC Goa vs Real Kashmir FC. Vasco, 2 pm.

1/2/2019 - Minerva Punjab FC vs Aizawl FC. Chandigarh, 2 pm.

1/2/2019 - Indian Arrows vs Neroca FC. Cuttack/Bhubaneswar, 5 pm.

5/2/2019 - Shillong Lajong FC vs Churchill Brothers FC Goa. Shillong, 2 pm.

6/2/2019 - Real Kashmir FC vs Gokulam Kerala FC. Srinagar, 2 pm.

6/2/2019 - Indian Arrows vs Chennai City FC. Bhubaneswar, 5 pm.

7/2/2019 - East Bengal FC vs Neroca FC. Kolkata, 5 pm.

9/2/2019 - Churchill Brothers FC Goa vs Mohun Bagan AC. Vasco, 5 pm.

10/2/2019 - Real Kashmir FC vs East Bengal FC. Srinagar, 2 pm.

10/2/2019 - Indian Arrows vs Minerva Punjab FC. Bhubaneswar, 5 pm.

11/2/2019 - Neroca FC vs Churchill Brothers FC Goa. Imphal, 2 pm.

11/2/2019 - Indian Arrows vs Minerva Punjab FC. Bhubaneswar, 5 pm.

14/2/2019 - East Bengal FC vs Shillong Lajong FC. Kolkata, 5 pm.

16/2/2019 - Aizaawl FC vs Mohun Bagan AC. Aizawl, 2 pm.

16/2/2019 - Gokulam Kerala FC vs Indian Arrows. Kozhikode, 5 pm.

17/2/2019 - Real Kashmir FC vs Minerva Punjab FC. Srinagar, 2 pm.

17/2/2019 - East Bengal FC vs Churchill Brothers FC Goa. Kolkata, 5 pm.

18/2/2019 - Shillong Lajong FC vs Chennai City FC. Shillong, 5 pm.

21/2/2019 - East Bengal FC vs Aizawl FC. Kolkata, 5 pm.

22/2/2019 - Shillong Lajong FC vs Gokulam Kerala FC. Shillong, 5 pm.

23/2/2019 - Minerva Punjab FC vs Neroca FC. Chandigarh, 2 pm.

24/2/2019 - Indian Arrows vs Real Kashmir FC. Bhubaneswar, 2 pm.

24/2/2019 - Chennai City FC vs Mohun Bagan AC. Coimbatore, 5 pm.

28/2/2019 - Mohun Bagan AC vs Indian Arrows. Kolkata, 5 pm.

1/3/2019 - Churchill Brothers FC Goa vs Chennai City FC. Vasco, 5 pm.

2/3/2019 - Aizawl FC vs Shillong Lajong FC. Aizawl, 2 pm.

3/3/2019 - Minerva Punjab FC vs East Bengal FC. Chandigarh, 2 pm.

3/3/2019 - Gokulam Kerala FC vs Neroca FC. Kozhikode, 5 pm.

TBC - Neroca FC vs RKFC. Imphal, 2 pm.

TBC - Shillong Lajong FC vs Mohun Bagan AC, Shillong.

TBC - Gokulam Kerala FC vs East Bengal FC, Kozhikode.

TBC - Chennai City FC vs Minerva Punjab FC, Coimbatore.

TBC - Aizawl FC vs Churchill Brothers FC Goa, Aizawl, 2 pm.