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Tag Archives: 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup

VIDEO – XtraTime: Kolkata’s Saltlake Stadium to host 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup final!

As XtraTime reports following a week-long inspection tour of the six venues chosen for the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup and with less than 200 days to go until the footballing talents of the future compete on the pitch, FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) have released the official …

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2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup – India: Navi Mumbai & New Delhi to host openers, Kolkata the final!

Following a week-long inspection tour of the six venues chosen for the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India, and with less than 200 days to go until the footballing talents of the future compete on the pitch, FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) have released the official match …

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VIDEO – HCN: FIFA express concerns over spectator numbers for FIFA U-17 World Cup matches in Goa!

As HCN reports from Goa, FIFA Head of Events Jaime Yarza has expressed concerns about the number of spectators that would witness the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Goa after the low attendances during the 2016 AFC U-16 Championship.

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FIFA praise D.Y. Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai, deem venue ready for Tournament!

A FIFA delegation accompanied by members of the LOC visited the D.Y. Patil Stadium to assess the progress of preparations at the Navi Mumbai venue for the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India. FIFA Head of Events Jaime Yarza expressed his satisfaction with the progression of preparation at the …

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Six boys from Minerva Punjab FC called up for training with India U-17 World Cup squad!

Following Minerva Punjab FC colts successful tour to Goa where the were invited to play two friendly matches against the India U-17 World Cup squad (whom they defeated 1-0) and India U-15 Team (whom they defeated 2-0) six more players from the Minerva U-16 team have been selected to join …

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India U-17 Coach de Matos: Doors for U-17 World Cup team stays open!

NEW DELHI: All India Football Federation Scouting Director Abhishek Yadav, also the COO of the U-17 National Team said that the process of recruiting players for 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India is presently “still on” under U-17 Coach Luis Norton de Matos in Goa. “The Coach wants to …

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FIFA Team inspects Kochi, work needs to happen before 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup!

A team of 21 members of FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) inspected Kochi, one of the six venues for the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India, to ascertain its readiness. Describing the preparations at one of the southernmost venues in the country, FIFA Head of Tournaments, Jaime …

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Goa CM Manohar Parrikar pledges full support to 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India!

Newly appointed Chief Minister of Goa, Manohar Parrikar welcomed the FIFA delegation to the state earlier today and pledged full support for the upcoming 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India. Commenting on the prospect of Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium Stadium in Fatorda soon playing host to an event of …

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AIFF appoint ‘Mental Conditioning Coach’ for India U-17s ahead of FIFA U-17 World Cup!

Be it the super athletes across the world or the prodigies who are yet to set their foot in the hardcore professional sports setup, it is the mental aspect of the game that helps players express their potential that has been so carefully maximised by their coaches. There comes the …

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FIFA inspects Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on day one of final inspection!

New Delhi: Starting on its 7-day inspection tour to the 6 host cities of the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India, a 21-member strong FIFA and LOC Delegation visited Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium to assess the progress of preparations for the tournament. Present at the event were Jaime Yarza, …

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