The Lions’ developmental side is one of seven teams from the cash-rich league to take part in the competition this year.

The I-League 2nd Division is set to kick off on the 16th of March, and Delhi Dynamos F.C. is one of the seven Indian Super League sides set to take part in the Championship, that will see the league being played in two phases.

Dynamos have been grouped alongside Real Kashmir, Lonestar Kashmir, Hindustan FC, Delhi United and FC Pune City (reserves) in Group A.

There will be a total of three groups, with 18 teams in the preliminary phases and the winners from each group will move forward to the final phase while best second-placed teams will also find a spot.

Delhi Dynamos Reserves will be working under the tutelage of Head Coach Francisco Perez Lazaro, while Rajat Guha and Sandeep Alhan will be the two assistant coaches for the side.  


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Dynamos will play their first game of the season against Lonestar Kashmir on 20th March 2018 in Srinagar.

The squad for the tournament is as follows:

Goalkeepers: Sukhadev Patil, Sneh Tyagi, Shayan Roy, Mohit Dhayal, Mukul Mohindra.

Defenders: Pradyuman Yadav, Kishan Singh Thongam, Moirangthem Jayananda Singh, Kuber Bisht, Amit Tudu, Nijwm Muchahary, Yagya Kapoor.

Midfielders: Happy Singh, Simranjeet Singh, Aaron Rodrigues, Shorya Baliyan, Dhruvmil Pandya, Uma Shankar, Sudipta Malakar, Surya Tirkey, Nonganba Singh, L Reuben. 

Forwards: S Manchong, Mayank Deswal, Krishan Kumar.