Bhutan, Bangaldesh, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka and hosts India are taking part in the event.
Men's football tournament of 12th South Asian Games will be played in Guwahati from Feb 6,2016- Feb 15, 2016.
Group matches will be played at Nehru Stadium in Ulubari, Guwahati. Semifinals, third place and final match will be played at Indira Gandhi Athletics Stadium, Sarusajai, Guwahati.
Semifinals will be played on February 13 .Third place match and final are scheduled on February 15.
Group A consists of India, Sri Lanka and Maldives. Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh are in group B after Afghanistan withdrew its participation from the tournament.