Sikkim: The 36th All India Governor’s Gold Cup Football Tournament is likely to be conducted by Sikkim Football Association at Paljor Stadium, Gangtok from 16th Oct to 27th Oct 2016.
Shri Sriniwas Patil, the Hon’ble Governor and Shri Pawan Chamling, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Sikkim are likely to be the Chief Guest and the Guest of Honours in the inagural as well as in the final.
This year the championship will be a 12-team affair. The following reputed teams from the country as well as two teams from Nepal are likely to participate. The teams are Mohammedan Sporting Club (Kolkata), Manang Masangdhi Club (Nepal), United Sports Club (Kolkata), ONGC (Mumbai), Kerala SEB, Nagpur FC, Jhapa FC (Nepal), Calcutta Customs, ARC, Shillong, Calcutta Port Trust, Sikkim Aakraman FC and Gangtok Himalayan SC.