List of Winners/Runners-Up of the Santosh Trophy:
The Santosh Trophy is the Indian National State Trophy which started in 1941. The trophy was donated by the Indian Football Association (IFA), the parent body of Bengal football, in the memory of late Maharaja Sir Manmatha Nath Roy Chowdhary of Santosh (now in Bangladesh). The late Maharaja remained the president of the IFA for a long time. The runners-up trophy, Kamla Gupta Trophy, was donated by late Dr. S.K. Gupta, ex-president, IFA in the memory of his wife. One more trophy, Sampangi Cup, was presented by the Mysore Football Association, now Karnataka Football Association in 1952, in the name of well known football Sampangi. The trophy is for the winners of the losing semi-finalists. From the beginning one State has been dominant in this Trophy, that is Bengal. The Santosh Trophy has been played 55 times and the state team from Bengal has emerged champion on 29 occasions.

Years Venue Winners - Runners-Up Score : 1941-42 Calcutta Bengal - Delhi 5-1 1942-43 Tournament not held 1943-44 Tournament not held 1944-45 Delhi Delhi - Bengal 2-0 1945-46 Bombay Bengal - Bombay 2-0 1946-47 Bangalore Mysore - Bengal 0-0;2-0 1947-48 Calcutta Bengal - Bombay 0-0;1-0 1948-49 Tournament not held 1949-50 Calcutta Bengal - Hyderabad 5-0 1950-51 Calcutta Bengal - Hyderabad 1-0 1951-52 Bombay Bengal - Bombay 1-0 1952-53 Bangalore Mysore - Bengal 1-0 1953-54 Calcutta Bengal - Mysore 0-0;3-1 1954-55 Madras Bombay - Services 2-1 1955-56 Ernakulam Bengal - Mysore 1-0 1956-57 Trivandrum Hyderabad - Bombay 1-1;4-1 1957-58 Hyderabad Hyderabad - Bombay 3-1 1958-59 Madras Bengal - Services 1-0 1959-60 Nowgong Bengal - Bombay 3-1 1960-61 Kozhikode Services - Bengal 0-0;1-0 1961-62 Bombay Railways - Bombay 3-0 1962-63 Bangalore Bengal - Mysore 2-0 1963-64 Madras Maharashtra - Andhra Pradesh 1-0 1964-65 Guwahati Railways - Bengal 2-1 1965-66 Quilon Andhra Pradesh - Bengal 1-1;1-0 1966-67 Hyderabad Railways - Services 0-0;2-0 1967-68 Cuttack Mysore - Bengal 1-0 1968-69 Bangalore Mysore - Bengal 0-0;1-0 1969-70 Nowgong Bengal - Services 6-1 1970-71 Jalandhar Punjab - Mysore 1-1;3-1 1971-72 Madras Bengal - Railways 4-1 1972-73 Goa Bengal - Tamil Nadu 4-1 1973-74 Ernakulam Kerala - Railways 3-2 1974-75 Jalandhar Punjab - Bengal 6-0 1975-76 Kozhikode Bengal - Karnataka 0-0;3-1 1976-77 Patna Bengal - Maharashtra 1-0 1977-78 Calcutta Bengal - Punjab 1-1;3-1 1978-79 Srinagar Bengal - Goa 1-0 1979-80 Coimbatore Bengal - Punjab 1-0 1980-81 Cuttack Punjab - Railways 0-0;2-0 1981-82 Trichur Bengal - Railways 2-0 1982-83 Calcutta Bengal & Goa - (joint winners) 0-0;0-0 1983-84 Madras Goa - Punjab 1-0 1984-85 Kanpur Punjab - Maharashtra 3-0 1985-86 Jabalpur Punjab - Bengal 0-0;4-1 [pen] 1986-87 Calcutta Bengal - Railways 2-0 1987-88 Quilon Punjab - Kerala 0-0;5-4 [pen] 1988-89 Guwahati Bengal - Kerala 4-3 [pen] 1989-90 Margao Goa - Kerala 2-0 1990-91 Palakhad Maharashtra - Kerala 1-0 1991-92 Coimbatore Kerala - Goa 3-0 1992-93 Cochin Kerala - Maharashtra 2-0 1993-94 Cuttack Bengal - Kerala 2-2;7-5 [pen] 1994-95 Madras Bengal - Punjab 2-1 [golden goal] 1995-96 Margao Bengal - Goa 2-0 1996-97 Jabalpur Bengal - Goa 1-0 [aet] 1997-98 Guwahati Bengal - Goa 1-0 1998-99 Chennai Bengal - Goa 5-0 1999-2000 Thrissur Maharashtra - Kerala 1-0 2000-01 Mumbai Kerala - Goa 3-2 [golden goal] [held delayed in the 2001/02 season] 2002-03 Imphal Manipur - Kerala 2-1 [golden goal] 2003-04 Delhi Kerala - Punjab 3-2 [golden goal] [held delayed in the 2004/05 season] 2005-06 Kochi Goa - Maharashtra 1-1,2-0 [aet] 2006-07 Gurgaon Punjab - West Bengal 0-0,0-0,5-3 [pen] 2007-08 Srinagar Punjab - Services 1-0

Santosh Trophy Winners/Runners-Up:
29 [11] Bengal (once shared)

 8 [ 5] Punjab

 5 [ 7] Kerala

 4 [ 7] Goa (once shared)
 4 [ 4] Mysore (Karnataka)

 3 [ 5] Railways
 3 [ 4] Maharashtra

 2 [ 2] Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh)

 1 [ 7] Bombay (Maharashtra)
 1 [ 5] Services
 1 [ 1] Delhi
 1 [ 1] Andhra Pradesh
 1 [ 0] Manipur

 0 [ 1] Tamil Nadu
 0 [ 1] Karnataka

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