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Tag Archives: 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup

VIDEO – The Quint: India’s First-Ever Scorer in the FIFA World Cup Jeakson on Life Ahead!

Jeakson Singh Thounaojam made history in the match against Colombia, when he became the first-ever Indian to score a goal in a FIFA World Cup match. Jeakson’s goal was the equaliser in the FIFA U-17 World Cup match in New Delhi in October, but unfortunately India lost the match 1-2. …

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VIDEO – NDTV: India U17s Jeakson Singh – It was great feeling to score against Colombia!

Jeakson Singh Thanoujam, whose bullet header against Colombia in the FIFA U-17 World Cup became India’s first-ever goal in any FIFA tournament, said it was a great feeling to score against a team like Colombia and create history for Indian football. “The best part is that my parents were very …

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FIFA President Gianni Infantino praises India for successful hosting of 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup!

FIFA President Gianni Infantino lavished huge praise for India for successfully hosting the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup India and expressed that “FIFA delegations has returned to Zurich with a host of unforgettable memories and having made many warm-hearted new friendships during our stay’ in India. In the letter of gratitude …

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Götterdämmerung: Der schlafende Gigant Indien ist erwacht!

Die FIFA U-17 Weltmeisterschaft 2017 in Indien hat alle Rekorde gebrochen und sendet ein klares Signal an die Fußballwelt: Indien liebt den Fußball und strebt nach mehr! Kann es sich der deutsche Fußball weiterhin erlauben, Indien zu ignorieren und das Glück ausschließlich in China und den USA zu suchen? Eine …

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VIDEO – NNIS: Indian Football on the Right Track believes Germany legend Lothar Matthäus!

After the successful organisation of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, India is on the right track as far as football is concerned, believes German football legend Lothar Matthäus, who is in India for a promotional event.

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Hero MotoCorp Strikes a Goal with Hero World Bike Contest during 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup!

As the football fever gripped the whole of India, Hero MotoCorp Ltd, the World’s largest two-wheeler manufacturer and the National Supporter of the recently concluded 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India, introduced an exciting Hero World Bike contest to further delight the football fans in India. Launched at the …

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India set a new attendance record in FIFA age-group tournaments!

The 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup in India has set the record for maximum attendance at any Fifa age-group meet for boys. With 66,684 people attending the final match between England and Spain, the cumulative attendance of this edition of the U-17 World Cup went up to a staggering figure …

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VIDEO – Superpower Football: Minerva Punjab FC visits FIFA U-17 World Cup to support India!

Minerva Academy Football & Cricket Club​ didn’t just produce 3 of the U-17 Indian Football Team​ starting XI, they even got their ENTIRE staff & players to back them at the FIFA U-17 World Cup​!

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FIFA President terms 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup as a ‘resounding success’!

FIFA President Gianni Infantino described the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup India as a “resounding success which has broken all kinds of records.” “When the U-17 World Cup was allotted to India I wasn’t a part of FIFA. But now I can say that it’s all set to surpass the …

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Festive mood ahead of 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup Final as art students paint Alpona at VYBK Stadium!

Right from witnessing the first Indian goal in a FIFA World Cup to being the most-watched edition of FIFA U-17 World Cup in the history of the game, 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup India has unfolded many a newer chapter of the game but another one was shelved until the …

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