2013–14 Indian Federation Cup
|Goals scored||79 (2.72 per match)|
The 2013–14 Indian Federation Cup was the 35th edition of the Federation Cup, the main domestic cup competition in Indian football. A total of 16 teams played in this edition of the tournament in which they all entered in the group stage consisting of four groups of four teams each.
This edition of the Federation Cup saw 16 teams taking part in the tournament, 13 of which came from the ongoing I-League with the other three coming from the I-League 2nd Division. Originally, the three 2nd Division teams to take part in the tournament were to be Bhawanipore, Langsning, and United Sikkim, however, Langning withdrew. As a replacement, Eagles were allowed to enter the tournament for fulfilling the AFC Criteria and also to add a local team from Kerala into the tournament.
|From I-League||From I-League 2nd Division|
|• Bengaluru FC
• Churchill Brothers
• East Bengal
• Mohun Bagan
• Rangdajied United
• Shillong Lajong
• Sporting Goa
• United Sikkim
The venues for the Federation Cup were announced in 2013, with the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium and the MDS Complex being chosen to host matches. The Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium hosted matches for Group A and C while the MDS Complex hosted Group B and D matches. The semi-finals and final took place at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.
|Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium||MDS Complex|
|Capacity: 75,000||Capacity: 22,000|
|Key to colours in group tables|
|Top placed team advances to the semi-finals|
|23 January 2014||Churchill Brothers||2–1||Mohun Bagan||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Kochi|
|23 January 2014||Sporting Goa||3–2 (a.e.t.)||Dempo||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Kochi|
Arturo 82' (pen), 115' (pen)
|25 January 2014||Churchill Brothers||3–1||Sporting Goa||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Kochi|
- "Federation Cup 2013-14 to kickoff on Jan 14 with 16 teams". Zee News. Retrieved 12 January 2014.
- "East Bengal 3-2 Dempo SC: Trevor Morgan gifted with a Federation Cup title on his birthday". Goal.com. Retrieved 12 January 2014.