2017 SAFF Championship
|Teams||7 (from 1 confederation)|
The 2017 SAFF Championship will be the 12th edition of the SAFF Championship, the biennial international men's football championship of South Asia organized by SAFF. It is scheduled to be hosted by Bangladesh in December 2017.
On 2 January 2016, SAFF executive committee made a decision that Bangladesh would host the 2017 SAFF Championship at a meeting held in Trivandrum, India. Maldives and Bhutan made bids to host the games but the latter withdrew its bid.
|Country||Appearance||Previous best performance||FIFA ranking entering tournament|
|India||12th||Champions (1993, 1997, 1999, 2005, 2009, 2011, 2015)|
|Bangladesh (Host)||11th||Champions (2003)|
|Sri Lanka||12th||Champions (1995)|
|Key to colors in group tables|
|Teams that advance to the semi-finals
2017 SAFF Championship Group A table
2017 SAFF Championship Group B table