The final round of the All India Football Federation's (AIFF) Elite League, formerly known as the U18 I-League, was completed on February 1 and the top two teams from each of the four groups advanced to the knock-out stage of the tournament.
From Group C, it was East Bengal and SAI Guwahati who managed to occupy the top spots. Bengaluru FC could not go through in spite of being level on points with SAI Guwahati as the latter beat them 2-1 when they met each other in the group.
In Group D, the top three teams were on six points but Aizawl came out on top as they had a
The first quarter-final will be played between FC Goa and SAI
A day later, Mohun Bagan will take the field against Minerva Punjab and the last fixture will be played between Aizawl FC and Chennaiyin FC on the same day.