Five teams will participate in the IWL Maharashtra Qualifiers after the earlier edition was scrapped due to unfortunate reasons.
The team played FSI 1-1 (Sushmita), Future Stars 8-0 (Nikita 3, Muriel 2, Signorina Thapa, Namrata Thakur, and Sibani Sharma), Kolhapur FC 3-0 (overruled by AIFF) & Bodyline SC 3-1 (Aishwarya, Sibani and Sushmita). The tournament was held from 16 March to 30 March 2019.
The winners will play the Indian Women’s League in May 2019.
PIFA Women’s team 2018
Afshan Ashiq, Aishwarya Jagtap, Ambika Dange, Ananya Thakur, Anjali Barke, Deepika Masurkar, Florian Periera, Hiba Faquih, Leah Poonawala, Muriel Adam, Namrata Thakur, Nikita Jadhav, Pratima Mukhia, Priya Tamang, Rheema Tamang, Sana Shaikh, Shivani Harer, Shreya Hooda, Sibani Sharma, Signorina Thapa & Sushmita Lepcha.
Coach – Nirvan Shah & Neel Shah
PIFA won their appeal with AIFF against Kolhapur FC for fielding a banned coach.