The 2020-21 season of the I-League will be witnessing a new format. This time the league has done away with the traditional double round-robin format.
Owing to current circumstances due the ongoing threat of the coronavirus pandemic situation, the new format will see the league divided into two phases.
The first phase will see all the 11 teams play one match against each other. After every team plays 10 games each, they will be divided into two groups – Group A and B.
Group A will consist of the teams that finish in the top six spots in the League stage. During this second phase, these six teams will once again play a match each against each other. The points from both the phases will be put together to determine the champion.
Meanwhile, Group B will comprise of the teams that finish in the bottom five spots during…