2013–14 Santosh Trophy
|Champions||Mizoram (1st title)|
|Goals scored||63 (2.74 per match)|
|Top goal scorer(s)||Zico Zoremsanga (Mizoram)
(5 goals each)
The 2014 Santosh Trophy was the 68th edition of the Santosh Trophy, the main state competition in Indian football. The tournament this season will be held in two phases. The final phase would be held in Siliguri, West Bengal between 24 February – 9 March 2014 .The zonals were held between January 26 – February 4, 2014. In the finals, played at Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri, debutant Mizoram beat the Railways 3–0 to clinch the trophy, and the Rs 500,000 prize money, while the runners up Railways received Rs. 300,000.
Defending champions Services and former champions West Bengal won their respective groups to qualify from East Zone.Railways overcame an unexpected reverse against Assam to clinch their berth in the final round alongside Mizoram from North East Zonal qualifiers.Last year's finalists and 2012 Champion Kerala netted two goals in added time to overhaul Karnataka and qualify behind Tamil Nadu from the South Zone.Maharashtra and Goa were utterly dominant in qualifying from their respective groups in the West Zone. Uttarakhand and Punjab were the last of the teams to seal their final place from North Zone qualifiers.These 10 teams will now be drawn into two groups for the Final stage to be held in Siliguri from 24 February – 9 March 2014.
|Key to colours in group tables|
|Group winners and runners-up advanced to the Knockout Stage|
|24 February 2014||Maharashtra||3–2||Uttarakhand||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|Report||A. Singh 19'
S. Singh 68'
|24 February 2014||Kerala||1–3||Mizoram||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|Ronald 79'||Report||Lalbiakhlua 55'
F. Lalrinpuia 71'
|26 February 2014||Kerala||4–0||Uttarakhand||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
Suhair 29', 34'
|26 February 2014||Services||0–1||Maharashtra||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|28 February 2014||Maharashtra||0–2||Mizoram||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|28 February 2014||Services||3–0||Uttarakhand||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|J. Singh 55'
A. Tudu 66'
|2 March 2014||Mizoram||4–1||Services||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
V Laltanpuia 71'
|Report||Arjun Tudu 43'|
|2 March 2014||Maharashtra||1–0||Kerala||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|Allan Diaz 78'||Report|
|4 March 2014||Kerala||1–0||Services||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|Nasrudeen C 40'||Report|
|4 March 2014||Uttarakhand||1–2||Mizoram||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|Saurabh Rawat 86'||Report||Lalnunmawia 21'
David Lalrinmuana 74'
|25 February 2014||Goa||1–1||Punjab||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|S. Fernandes 3'||Report||H.Singh 90+2'|
|25 February 2014||Railways||2–1||Tamil Nadu||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
S. Narzary 90+2'
|27 February 2014||Tamil Nadu||3–2||Goa||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
A. Kumar 90+1'
|Report||Sequeira 45+1', 51'|
|1 March 2014||West Bengal||1–2||Goa||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|Snehashish Dutta 55'||Angelo Colaco 24'
Lavino Fernandes 87'
|3 March 2014||Railways||1–1||West Bengal||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|Jelendra Brahma 90+3'||Report||Nil Kanta Paria 21'|
|3 March 2014||Punjab||2–3||Tamil Nadu||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|Sarbjit Singh 52'
Harpreet Singh 57'
|Report||Reagan 8', 63', 67'|
|5 March 2014||West Bengal||1–0||Tamil Nadu||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|Nil Kanta Pariah 88'||Report|
|5 March 2014||Railways||3–0||Goa||Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri|
|Dipankar Das 19'
Susil Kisku 84'
S. Rajesh 87'
|Mizoram||3–1 (a.e.t.)||Tamil Nadu|
|David Lalrinmuana 62'
Zico Zoremsanga 94'
F Lalrinpuia 119'
|Susil Kisku 72'||Report||Mohammed Shafique 24'|
|4–2|| Praneel Mendon
|Zico Zoremsanga 44', 61'
F Lalrinpuia 90+1'
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