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We'll take inspiration from Olympic final win: Brazil goalie
Brazil U-17 World Cup goalkeeper Gabriel Brazao today said his side would take inspiration form his country's gold medal winning feat in Rio Olympics rather than thinking about the 1-7 thrashing by Germany in the 2014 World Cup.Brazil and Germany will lock ...
 Business Standard5 hours ago
Business Standard
17 from India's U-17 WC squad among 29 probables for AFC U-19
As many as 17 players from India's U-17 World Cup squad were today named among the 29 probables for the AFC U-19 Qualifiers, to be held in Saudi Arabia next month.Head coach Luis Norton de Matos has summoned 29 probables for the preparatory camp being held in ...
 Business Standard5 hours ago
U-17 World Cup: Ghana eye revenge against Mali (Preview)
Ghana will be out to settle scores when they meet west African rivals Mal in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Saturday. The contest will be a replay of the CAF U-17 Africa Cup of Nations final in Gabon earlier this year where Mali ...
 Business Standard5 hours ago
Sify
U-17 FIFA World Cup: India 2017 attendance figures breach 1 Million mark
SIFY photo (Equipment sponsored by Klachak Digital, Velachery, Tamil Nadu) The attendance for matches of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 breached the million mark in the final match of the Round of 16. The cumulative total as of now stands at 1,007,396.
 Sify5 hours ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup attendance crosses 1 million
The attendance for matches of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 breached the million mark in the final match of the Round of 16.The cumulative total as of now stands at 1,007,396.The last set of pre-quarterfinal matches involved Ghana taking on Niger and ...
 Business Standard8 hours ago
Attendance for U-17 World Cup crosses 1 million
The attendance for matches of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 breached the million mark in the final match of the Round of 16.The cumulative total as of now stands at 1,007,396.The last set of pre-quarterfinal matches involved Ghana against Niger and ...
 Business Standard10 hours ago
India close to breaking attendance record for FIFA U-17 World Cups
The last set of pre-quarterfinal matches involved Ghana against Niger and Brazil versus Honduras on Wednesday. Courtesy: PTI Highlights The cumulative total as of now stands at 1,007,396. The previous record of 1,230,976 was set in the very first edition in ...
 Zee News10 hours ago
Ghana, Mali teams arrive for quarterfinal clash
GUWAHATI, Oct 19 - African giants Ghana and Mali teams arrived here to square off against each other in the FIFA U-17 World Cup quarterfinal match at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium on October 21.While Mali team reached here yesterday, Ghana lande
 The Assam Tribune19 hours ago
Business Standard
FIFA U-17 WC: Need to work on concentration lapse, insists Brazil coach
As Brazil gear up to face Germany in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, head coach Carlos Amadeu has underlined the points his team to work on when they face the side against whom they won the gold medal in the Rio Olympics 2016.Post the FIFA ...
 Business Standard1 day ago
First Post.com
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Ghana overcome physical battle against Niger in all-African encounter
Ghana, who were the rightful winners of Group A, might have felt the heat in the early stages of the game but prevailed at the right time to set up yet another mouthwatering all-African contest with last edition's runner-up, Mali. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup ...
 First Post.com1 day ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Ghanaians want to meet Abhi, Pragya of 'Kumkum Bhagya'
On Wednesday, Ghana beat Niger 2-0 in the pre-quarterfinal match at DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai.
 Zee News2 days ago
U-17 World Cup: Brazil blank Honduras in quarters
rode on a brace from Brenner to defeat a spirited Honduras 3-0 in their Round of 16 clash of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Wednesday. Brenner found the net in the 11th and 56th minutes, while Marcos Antonio (44th minute) scored just before the break. Brazil ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
U-17 World Cup: Ghana beat Niger to enter quarters
Ghana won the battle of African rivals, edging 2-0 past Niger in their FIFA U-17 WOrld Cup Round of 16 clash at the DY Patil Stadium here on Wednesday. Ghana captain Eric Ayiah (45+4 minute) put his team ahead when he converted a penalty just before ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
MSN India
FIFA U17 World Cup: Spain send France home from Guwahati
Spain eliminated France from the FIFA U17 World Cup in the Round of 16 as they defeated the Les Bleus 2-1 in Guwahati to seal a quarterfinal spot. The game began brightly with end to end action happening in the first few minutes. After the early adrenaline ...
 MSN India2 days ago
The Assam Tribune
Ghana down Niger, face Mali in quarters
NAVI MUMBAI, Oct 18: Two-time champions Ghana outplayed fellow African side Niger 2-0 to enter the quarterfinals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here today.Goals by captain Eric Ayiah off a penalty in the additional minutes of the first half and substitute Richard ...
 The Assam Tribune1 day ago
France feel the Spain again
European champions Spain rallied to make the quarterfinals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup with a 2-1 victory over France, signalling their title intentions here on Tuesday. Spain will take on Asian surprise package Iran, who knocked out fancied Mexico by a ...
 Deccan Herald2 days ago
DNA
FIFA Under-17 World Cup: USA and England coaches promise an entertaining game
England are unbeaten in this tournament.
 DNA2 hours ago
Mathrubhumi
U-17 World Cup: England pip Japan, advance to quarters
Kolkata:England Under-17 boys did what their senior team footballers could not for many years by keeping their nerves during tie-breakers to edge past Japan 5-3 and advance to the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Tuesday. For England, Rhian ...
 Mathrubhumi3 days ago
Mathrubhumi
U-17 World Cup: Spain beat France to enter quarters
Guwahati:Spain edged past France 2-1 in a Round-of-16 match to enter the quarter-finals of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium here on Tuesday. Lenny Pinto put France in the lead in the 34th minute but soon Juan Mirand of Spain ...
 Mathrubhumi3 days ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Ghana face Mali in all-African quarterfinal
Two-time champions Ghana are seeking to revive their glory days in the tournament, having last won it way back in 1995. Courtesy: PTI Highlights Ghana had been beaten 1-0 by Mali in the final of the Under-17 Africa Cup of Nations, and they would be determined ...
 Zee News5 hours ago
DNA
FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Attendance crosses 1 million mark
The attendance for matches of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 breached the million mark in the final match of the Round of 16. The cumulative total as of now stands at 1,007,396.
 DNA5 hours ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 WC: Man City's Jesus among the players to have wished Brazil for campaignKolkata, Oct 20 (IANS) Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus is one of the few Brazilian senior team players who have wished the U-17 team luck for their campaign in the FIFA U-17 ...
 Prokerala5 hours ago
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Under-17 WC: Spain advance, to meet Iran in quarter-finals
IMAGE: Spain players celebrate after scoring the first goal against France during their Under-17 World Cup match at Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati on Tuesday. Photograph: PTI European champions Spain rallied to make the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup with a 2-1 victory over France, signalling their title intentions in Guwahati on Tuesday.   Spain will take on Asian surprise package Iran, who knocked out fancied Mexico by a similar margin in the day's one ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
First Post.com
FIFA World Cup 2018: Italy draw Sweden in playoffs, Republic of Ireland take on Denmark
Italy and veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, who were seeded for the draw in Zurich, will travel to Sweden for the first leg of their tie. The post FIFA World Cup 2018: Italy draw Sweden in playoffs, Republic of Ireland take on Denmark appeared first on ...
 First Post.com3 days ago
Mathrubhumi
U-17 World Cup: Clinical Germany beat Colombia 4-0, enter quarters
New Delhi:Skipper Jann-Fiete Arp struck a brace as a clinical Germany outplayed Colombia 4-0 in a Round-of-16 fixture of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Monday. Apart from striker Arp (seventh and 65th minutes), Yann ...
 Mathrubhumi3 days ago
'U-17 World Cup a great opportunity for India'
Despite his friends in India telling him football will never topple cricket and become the country's top sport, Alan Shearer, the all-time leading goal-scorer in the English Premier League (EPL), believes "these are exciting times" for the sport here with the ...
 Business Standard3 days ago
U-17 World Cup: Ghana favourites against newbies Niger (Preview)
Two-time champions Ghana will be overwhelming favourites when they take on continental neighbours Niger in a pre-quarterfinal clash of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup here on Wednesday.
 Business Standard3 days ago
Germany too good for Colombia
A dominant Germany inflicted a 4-0 defeat on Colombia to enter the quarterfinals of the FIFA under-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium on Monday. Germany captain Jann-Fiete Arp (7th minute, 65th) led from the front by scoring a double and assisting ...
 Deccan Herald3 days ago
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Under-17 WC: England beat Japan in penalties, set up quarters with USA
IMAGE: England defender defender Steven Sessegnon (18) and Japan's Soichiro Kozuki (14) vie for the ball during FIFA U-17 World cup pre-quarter final in Kolkata on Tuesday. Photograph: Swapan Mahapatra/PTI England held their nerves to prevail over Japan 5-3 in a penalty shootout to set up a quarter-final clash with USA in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup, in Kolkata on Tuesday.   Steve Cooper’s team remained calm in front of a 53,000-strong crowd as substitute Nya Kirby sealed the issue ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
Rediff.com
Attendance for Under-17 World Cup crosses 1 million mark
IMAGE: Fans at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi during a match at the FIFA Under-17 World Cup. Photograph: PTI The attendance for matches at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 breached the million mark in the final match of the Round of 16.   The cumulative total as of now stands at 1,007,396. The last set of pre-quarterfinal matches involved Ghana against Niger and Brazil versus Honduras on Wednesday. Tournament director of the local organising committee, Javier Ceppi said it ...
 Rediff.com6 hours ago
MSN India
FIFA World Cup: Ghana and its unique love for an Indian saas-bahu serial
Ghana have moved on to the quarter-finals of the U17 World Cup after beating Niger 2-0 in the last 16. The quarters will be another all-African battle for the two-time winners as they take on Mali who thrashed Iraq 5-1.
 MSN India10 hours ago
FIFA U-17 WC giving Indian football a stage to become bigger: Lucio
Brazil's legendary defensive rock Lucio says that the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup is giving Indian football a stage to become bigger.Speaking to FIFA.com ahead of Brazil's Round of 16 tie against Honduras, Lucio said, "My time in India was great. Indian ...
 Business Standard4 days ago
Missing in Action: Jadon Sancho leaves for Borussia Dortmund
The biggest star of the FIFA U-17 World Cup Jadon Sancho will not be taking any further part in the tournament as the attacking midfielder today left to attend to his club commitments for Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund."Jadon has gone home. Dortmund has ...
 Business Standard4 days ago
MSN India
Door remains open for India to host FIFA U-20 World Cup: Javier Ceppi
If the top FIFA official at the ongoing U-17 World Cup is to be believed, the enthusiasm India has shown for the tournament could result in the country landing the other global football events.
 MSN India4 days ago
It feels like home playing in India: Tim Weah
United States striker Tim Weah says his side felt like playing at home during their 5-0 thrashing of Paraguay in their FIFA U-17 World Cup pre- quarterfinal match here.The United States, who had beaten India 3-0 in a group match, received boisterous support ...
 Business Standard3 days ago
U-17 World Cup: England favourites against Japan in pre-quarters (Preview)
With or without star player Jadon Sancho, in-form England start as hot favourites against Asian heavyweights Japan in the FIFA U-17 World Cup pre-quarterfinal clash at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan here on Tuesday.
 Business Standard4 days ago
Rediff.com
FIFA U-17 WC: Weah 'tricks' as US whip Paraguay; Germany rout Colombia
IMAGE: Germany's players celebrate with captain Jann-Fiete Arp after scoring the opening goal against Colombia in their FIFA Under-17 World Cup pre-quarter-final in New Delhi on Monday. Photograph: FIFA Under-17 WC/Twitter Germany produced a combination of sublime skills and brute power as they laid bare Colombia's defensive frailties with a clinical 4-0 victory in their FIFA Under-17 World Cup pre-quarter-final match in New Delhi on Monday. Captain and star striker Jann-Fiete Arp (7th and ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Ghana down debutants Niger 2-0, face Mali in quarters
Ghana will take on African champions Mali in a repeat of their continental qualifying event final in the quarterfinals on October 21 in Guwahati. Courtesy: PTI Navi Mumbai: Two-time champions Ghana outplayed fellow African side Niger 2-0 to enter the ...
 Zee News2 days ago
Doors open for India to host bigger tournaments: Ceppi
Not even a month after India made a formal bid to host the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup, Javier Ceppi, Local Organising Committee (LOC) tournament director for the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup, on Sunday said the doors are open for the country to stage bigger ...
 Business Standard5 days ago
FIFA U-17 WC: 'A tipping point for Indian football'
"FIFA U-17 World Cup has been a tipping point for Indian football, and purely for the perception of Indian football and hosting this tournament, something has definitely changed," said Project Director of the FIFA U-17 World Cup LOC, Joy Bhattacharjya.A press ...
 Business Standard5 days ago
Rediff.com
Football Briefs: Indian football team gains two places in FIFA rankings
News of all that's transpired on and off the football field IMAGE: India's Sandesh Jhinghan and Macau's Nicholas vie for the ball during the AFC Asian Cup qualifier match at Kanteerava Stadium in Bengaluru on Wednesday. Photograph: Shailendra Bhojak/PTI The Indian football team on Monday received a boost in the FIFA rankings, a week after qualifying for the 2019 AFC Asian Cup, by moving up two places to be at the 105th spot.   The 'Blue Tigers', who were ranked 107 last month, climbed two ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Brazil need to work on concentration lapse, says coach Amadeu
Brazil will face Germany in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata on Sunday.
 DNA1 day ago
Impressed FIFA official tells India to focus on future
India may have made a group stage exit in the Under-17 World Cup but their spirited show has impressed FIFA head of coaching and player development, Branimir Ujevic, who urged them to learn from mistakes and focus on the future. Having blanked 0-3 by USA in ...
 Deccan Herald5 days ago
U-17 World Cup: Colombia to face Germany in Round-of-16 match (Preview)
Group A runners-up Colombia are all set to take on their Group C counterparts Germany in a round-of-16 match of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here on Monday.
 Business Standard5 days ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup
FIFA U-17 World Cup: England set-up pre-quarters date with Japan
 Current News India5 days ago
FIFA U-17 WC: Germany face tricky Colombia in first pre-quarters
Colombia will square off with Germany, while the United States will meet Paraguay in their pre-quarterfinal matches of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup here at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium later today.Germany and Colombia will play the first round-of-16. The two ...
 Business Standard4 days ago
DNA
FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Ghana down debutants Niger 2-0, face Mali in quarter-finals
Ghana will take on African champions Mali in a repeat of their continental qualifying event final in the quarter-finals on October 21 in Guwahati.
 DNA2 days ago
DNA
FIFA Under-17 World Cup: England beat Japan in shootout, set up quarterfinal clash with USA
This is England's third quarterfinal and first since 2011.
 DNA2 days ago
Mathrubhumi
U-17 World Cup: Japan enter pre-quarters
Kolkata:New Caledonia rode skipper Jekob Jenos late strike to hold Japan 1-1 in a Group E match but the Asian outfit advanced to the pre-quarterfinals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup encounter here on Saturday. The result saw Japan go through to the knockouts as ...
 Mathrubhumi5 days ago
DNA
FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Iran beat Mexico, set up quarter-final clash with Spain
Iran exploited the rival's weak defence to score through Mohammed Sharifi (7th) and Allahyar Sayyad (11th).
 DNA3 days ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: France drub Honduras 5-1, face Spain in Round of 16
Japan finished second in the group with four points after being held by minnows New Caledonia in another match in Kolkata. New Caledonia finished last in the group with one point and were eliminated. Courtesy: IANS Highlights With his fifth goal in three ...
 Zee News6 days ago
India were so emotional after scoring they forgot to defend: FIFA official
FIFA head of coaching and player development Branimir Ujevic on Sunday empathised with the Indian team saying they were so emotional after scoring their only goal of the U-17 World Cup against Colombia that they wanted to break into the stands and celebrate ...
 Business Standard5 days ago
DNA
FIFA Under-17 World Cup: It feels like home playing in India, says USA striker Tim Weah
USA received boisterous support from the 34,000-odd spectators at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi during their match against Paraguay on Monday night.
 DNA3 days ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Germany blank Colombia 4-0, enter quarter-final
happen to win their pre-quarterfinals, it will be a mouth-watering quarter-final clash between the colts teams of the two footballing giants. Courtesy: IANS Highlights Captain and star striker Jann-Fiete Arp (7th and 65th) struck twice while Yann Bisseck ...
 Zee News3 days ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Iran ready for Mexico challenge
Iran's confidence is sky high after three wins on the trot, especially after a 4-0 thrashing of European powerhouse Germany in their second match. Courtesy: Twitter Highlights Iran have enjoyed a good run in this tournament, beating Guinea (3-1), Germany ...
 Zee News3 days ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: England take on Japan for a quarterfinal spot
Hailed as 'Japanese Messi' for his deft touches, Kubo will be up against England's strong defence and it will be interesting to see how the likes of Eyoma, Marc Guehi and Jonathan Panzo mark him from the right. Courtesy: IANS Highlights England won the U-20 ...
 Zee News3 days ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Confident France face struggling Spain in pre-quarters
Spain have come into this tournament as one of the favourites and are seeking their maiden FIFA U-17 World Cup title but they have struggled to live up to the expectations so far. Courtesy: PTI Guwahati: On a roll after three wins on the trot in the group ...
 Zee News3 days ago
MSN India
FIFA U-17 WC: Five positives for Indian football team
The FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 will forever go down in history as the year India finally made their debut in a FIFA tournament. However, the hosts were unable to progress into the second round and ended their campaign with a 4-0 loss to Ghana.
 MSN India6 days ago
Rediff.com
Under-17 World Cup: Germany beat Guinea, reach round of 16
Brazil, Spain, Ghana, Colombia, Paraguay, Mali, Iran, Germany, France and England are the 10 teams that have made it to the Round of 16. The other six teams to qualify will be decided tomorrow after the end of Group E and F league engagements.   IMAGE: Players of Guinea and Germany (white) vie for an aeriel ball during their U-17 FIFA World Cup football match at Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium in Kochi on Friday. Photograph: PTI European powerhouse Germany bounced back from their ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
We have a learnt a lot from World Cup: Indian players
The will was there but lack of competitive experience did not help India's cause in the U-17 World Cup, felt the players who represented the country in its maiden FIFA tournament.The hosts crashed out of the tournament at the group stage, losing all their ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
'FIFA U-17 WC experience will help India in the long run'
India might not have been able to make it to the knockout stage of the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup, but skipper Amarjit Singh believes the experience that he, and his team, got at the tournament will prove to be beneficial in the long run.India ended their ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
Mathrubhumi
U-17 World Cup: Iran end group stage in style
Fatorda:Iran ended the first round in style, blanking Costa Rica 3-0 in their third and final Group C clash of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Saturday. Mohammad Ghobeishavi (25th minute) converted a penalty to give Iran the lead before Taha Shariati (29th) ...
 Mathrubhumi1 week ago
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Germany thrash Columbia to enter quarters
German Masterclass: Colombia made to lie on all 'fours'
 DNA4 days ago
DNA
FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Jadon Sancho leaves India, returns to Dortmund
Sancho left to attend to his club commitments for Bundesliga's Borussia Dortmund.
 DNA4 days ago
First Post.com
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Brazil lived up to reputation in Group D; defensive North Korea failed to make impact
Brazil landed in India without their most influential player Vinicius Junior but his absence was hardly felt by the team in the group stage. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Brazil lived up to reputation in Group D; defensive North Korea failed to make ...
 First Post.com4 days ago
First Post.com
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: France win over Guwahati with dazzling displays in Group E; Japan impress in patches
For table toppers France, it was a journey of winning over the crowd more than scoring in the bulk. The general Indian football fan which tends to support the underdog, rooted for New Caledonia when the Les Bleus were pumping in for fun The post FIFA U-17 ...
 First Post.com4 days ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 reaches quarter-final stage
20 Oct 2017 The FIFA Under-17 World Cup India 2017 has reached the quarter-final stage, with the first set of last-eight matches taking place tomorrow. The early kick-off in Guwahati will see two West African rivals meet, as Mali and Ghana will determine who ...
 News on Air4 days ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Germany, Colombia face off in first pre-quarterfinal clash
Colombia are undoubtedly one of the bigger footballing nations in South America to have never won a world title. Courtesy: FIFA New Delhi: The quest to enhance their reputation in football's biggest talent-hunt competition will face a stern examination when ...
 Zee News5 days ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Confident Paraguay take on USA in 2nd pre-quarters
USA kicked off their campaign with a 3-0 win over hosts India and then saw off two-time champions Ghana in an intense battle. However, they were shocked by a desperate Colombia in a must-win game for the South Americans. Courtesy: PTI New Delhi: There will be ...
 Zee News5 days ago
Mathrubhumi
U-17 World Cup: Mali thump New Zealand to enter 2nd round
New Delhi: Mali booked their spot in the knockout stages with a dominant 3-1 win over New Zealand in a Group B match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Thursday. For Mali, Salam Jiddou (18th minute) scored the opening goal while Djemoussa Traore (50th minute) ...
 Mathrubhumi1 week ago
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U-17 World Cup: Ghana advance as India end on poor note
New Delhi: Ghana rode on a brace by skipper Eric Ayiah to enter the knockout stages with a 4-0 win over India in their Group A match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Thursday. Eric (43rd, 52nd minutes) struck on either side of the break as Ghana finished ...
 Sify1 week ago
Under-17 World Cup: Impressed FIFA official tells India to focus on future
Ujevic was particularly impressed with India's only goalscorer Jeakson Singh and custodian Dheeraj Singh, who was outstanding with his bold saves under the bar
 Business Standard5 days ago
First Post.com
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Impressed by India, world body top official advises focusing on future
India may have made a group stage exit in the Under-17 World Cup but their spirited show has impressed FIFA head of coaching and player development, Branimir Ujevic, who urged them to learn from mistakes and focus on the future. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup ...
 First Post.com5 days ago
We have to give our best against Colombia: German coach
Germany have not been a hugely convincing side in this FIFA U-17 World Cup, having lost to Iran 0-4 and they are not taking Colombia lightly in their round of 16 game, here tomorrow."They (Colombia) made a very good team for the World Cup. They played in a ...
 Business Standard5 days ago
Rediff.com
U-17 World Cup: Spain eye knockout berth against North Korea
IMAGE: Spain's Under-17 football team at a practice session. Photograph: PTI European champions Spain will enter their final group match against DPR Korea as the firm favourites, looking to secure a Round of 16 berth in the FIFA U-17 World Cup, in Kochi, on Friday.Spain are placed second in Group D behind leader Brazil, to whom they lost 1-2 in their tournament opener.   They bounced back from that reverse in style and notched up a 4-0 victory over Niger in their second game.They are ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
U-17 World Cup: Niger face stern Brazil test (Preview)
Debutants Niger will have an uphill task on thir way to qualification for the pre-quarterfinals as they take on three-time champions Brazil in a Group D clash of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup here on Thursday.
 Business Standard1 week ago
U-17 World Cup: Germany aim to bounce back against Guinea (Preview)
Heavyweight Germany will look to bounce back and seal a spot in the knock-out stage against Guinea in a Group C fixture of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium here on Friday.
 Business Standard1 week ago
U-17 World Cup: In-form Iran take on Costa Rica in Group C tie (Preview)
Close on the heels of staging the biggest upset of the tournament so far by thrashing contenders Germany 4-0, Asian powerhouses Iran, who have already qualified for the knockouts, will be high on confidence against Costa Rica in a Group C match here of the ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
Rediff.com
FIFA World Cup 2018: Who's qualified, who still can
Twenty-three of the 32 finalists have now been decided; the remainder will be settled in November with four European play-offs, two intercontinental play-offs and the final round of African qualifiers, where three groups are still open. IMAGE: Lionel Messi, Javier Mascherano (14) and other teammates celebrate after Argentina beat Ecuador to seal a place in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Photograph: Edgard Garrido/Reuters The possibility of a World Cup without Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: England blank Iraq 4-0, set up pre-quarters clash against Japan
Having won all their three matches, the Young Lions topped Group F with nine points while the Lions of Mesopotamia in their second World Cup appearance also qualified for the last-16 by finishing second with four points. Courtesy: IANS Highlights Iraq will ...
 Zee News5 days ago
Mathrubhumi
U-17 World Cup: France end group stage in style
Guwahati:France thrashed Honduras 5-1 here on Saturday to enter the second round of the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup as the winners of Group E. Alexis Flips (23rd, 64th minutes) scored once in each half after left winger Wilson Isidor (14th) had handed France ...
 Mathrubhumi5 days ago
Rediff.com
FIFA U-17 WC: England pip Mexico 3-2 to seal last 16 berth; France advance too
IMAGE: Players from England and Mexico vie for an aerial ball during their Under-17 World Cup Group match in Kolkata on Wednesday. Photograph: Swapan Mahapatra/PTI England prevailed over two-time champions Mexico 3-2 to seal a FIFA U-17 World Cup pre- quarterfinal berth with yet another dominating show in Kolkata on Wednesday. It was a feast for the eyes as 40,620 people turned out at the Saltlake Stadium and witnessed the five-goal thriller with England dominating the first one-hour, ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
MSN India
Lionel Messi hat-trick takes Argentina to 2018 FIFA World Cup
Two-time world champions Argentina were in danger of missing the showpiece tournament for the first time since 1970, having dropped to sixth and outside of the qualifying positions following three consecutive draws.
 MSN India1 week ago
FIFA U-17 WC: India face do-or-die clash against Ghana
After a gallant display against Colombia, the Indian U-17 national team, which won hearts all over, will faceGhana in their third Group A stage match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium later today.India had lost their first two ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: France drub Honduras 5-1, face Spain in Round of 16
France had already booked a Round of 16 berth before on Saturday's game but they now go into the knock-out stage with an all-win record (nine points) in Group E.
 DNA5 days ago
DNA
FIFA Under-17 World Cup: England blank Iraq 4-0, set up pre-quarters clash with Japan
Chile through to the Round of 16 too.
 DNA5 days ago
Rediff.com
U-17 World Cup: France and England post big wins, Japan through
A round-up of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup matches played on Saturday: France drub Honduras 5-1 IMAGE: France's Alexis Flips celebrates after scoring a goal against Honduras. Photograph: PTI European powerhouse France rallied from a goal down to hand a 5-1 drubbing on Honduras and qualify for the knockout stage as group toppers in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Guwahati, on Saturday.France had already booked a Round of 16 berth before this game but they now go into the knockout stage with an ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago
Messi clinches World Cup spot for Argentina
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has bagged a hat-trick and with it Argentina has secured a direct berth at next year's World Cup in Russia with a 3-1 victory over Ecuador.In a dramatic final round on Tuesday in the South American zone qualifiers, Argentina, ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
DNA
FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Blue Cubs impress but have long way to go
Despite losing all games, Indian boys have shown they have prerequisite skills but need more top flight exposure
 DNA6 days ago
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Brazil remain unbeaten, join Spain in knockouts
Brazil, Spain, Ghana, Colombia, Paraguay, Mali, Iran, Germany, France and England are the 10 teams that have made it to the Round of 16.
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Lincoln, Brenner score as Brazil beat Niger to top Group D
Tournament favourites Brazil lived up to their billing as they scored a convincing 2-0 victory over Niger to top Group D in the FIFA U-17 World Cup on Friday. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Lincoln, Brenner score as Brazil beat Niger to top Group D ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Spain see off North Korea threat to secure place in Round of 16
Moukhliss opened the scoring for Spain as early as in the fourth minute, while Gelabert doubled the lead by striking one in the 71st minute. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Spain see off North Korea threat to secure place in Round of 16 appeared first on ...
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We have learnt a lot from FIFA U-17 World Cup: Indian players
The hosts crashed out of the tournament at the group stage, losing all their three matches. They gave a tough fight to Colombia in their 1-2 defeat but suffered drubbings against the USA (0-3) and Ghana (0-4). Courtesy: PTI Highlights The hosts crashed out of ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup in India a success: England coach
Overwhelmed by the response of the tournament, Cooper further said there has been brilliant coverage of the games in India. PTI | Last Updated: Oct 13, 2017, 21:54 PM IST Comments| Courtesy: PTI Highlights Cooper said the rich U-17 World Cup experience will ...
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: We have learnt a lot from this tournament, say Indian players
The hosts crashed out of the tournament at the group stage, losing all their three matches.
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U-17 World Cup: Spain thrash Niger to stay alive
Abel Ruiz struck twice in the first half as Spain resurrected their campaign with a 4-0 mauling of Niger in a rather one-sided Group D match at the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Tuesday.
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U-17 World Cup: Colombia coach lauds India's organised defence
Colombia coach Orlando Restrepo was mighty impressed with India's gutsy performance in their FIFA Under-17 World Cup clash and lauded the debutant side's defenders for being "organised".India lost 1-2 to Colombia in their second Group A encounter, but it was ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Paraguay preserve ‘dominant’ South American status with perfect record
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: India's show of steel turns sombre
After promising display in first 2 outings, India end maiden U-17 WC campaign with crushing 0-4 loss to Ghana
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Mali trounce New Zealand 3-1
With this win, Mali finished second behind leaders Paraguay, while the Young All Whites miss out on the knock-out spot with just one point in their kitty after three games
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FIFA U-17 World Cup, Day 5: Live streaming, TV listing, date, time, venues
Day five of 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup in India will witness crucial Group C and D matches featuring heavyweights Brazil, Spain and Germany. Courtesy: PTI New Delhi: Day five of 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup in India will witness crucial Group C and D ...
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Jeakson scores India's first goal in FIFA World Cup history in heartbreaking loss
India's Jeakson Singh Thounaojam etched his name in the record books after scoring the nation's first-ever goal in the FIFA World Cup history. However, India lost by a slender 1-2 margin to Colombia in a Group A fixture of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at the ...
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Meet Jeakson Singh, India's first goal-scorer at a FIFA World Cup competition
'It was a nice experience and I felt on cloud nine when I scored the goal' IMAGE: 16-year-old Jeakson Singh (left) will go down in history as India's first goal-scorer in a FIFA World Cup competition. Photograph: Manvender Vashist/PTI Jeakson Singh Thounaojam became the first Indian to score a goal in FIFA World Cup competition, scoring the hosts’ only goal against Colombia in their 1-2 loss in the Under-17 FIFA World Cup Group A match at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi on ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: We lost focus in happiness of scoring, says India coach
India scored in the 80th minute. Midfielder Jeakson Singh had entered history books. India had its first footballer to score in a FIFA World Cup. It almost sent the boys in dreamland, without realising the Colombians had re-started and then, in a flash, ...
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup | India v/s Ghana: Live streaming and where to watch in India
Here's how you can watch live action from the FIFA Under-17 World Cup clash between India and Ghana.
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: India complete hat-trick of losses as Ghana win 4-0
Here are highlights of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup clash between India and Ghana.
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: India vs Ghana – As it happened...
: The Indian Colts turned out to be huge surprise when glimpses of their attacking skills not only helped them script history, but also they drew all-round praise from all over the nation. And now they are all geared up for one last test of character in the ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: Colombia beat India
Juan Penaloza's (49' 83') brace sandwiched whats was India's first ever goal in a FIFA tournament by Jeakson Singh Thounaojam (82'). Luis Norton de Matos made four changes to the starting line-up that played against USA in the opening encounter. Namit ...
 MSN India1 week ago
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U-17 World Cup: Jeakson creates history but India lose to Colombia
Midfielder Jeakson Thounaojam scored India's first-ever World Cup goal in the 82nd minute but the hosts suffered a a 1-2 defeat to Colombia in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup. IMAGE: Jeakson Thounaojam, left, celebrates after scoring a goal for India. Photograph: PTI A bright India provided hope for a brighter future but their dream ended in a heartbreak following a 1-2 defeat to Colombia in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup, leaving the many heads totting the stands teary-eyed, in New Delhi, on Monday.
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U-17 World Cup: US pip Ghana in Group A clash
New Delhi:The United States got the better of Ghana 1-0 to solidify their position at the top of Group A in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Monday. Substitute forward Ayo Akinolas 75th-minute strike proved to be the ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: England squad skip training for community work in Kolkata
England, who have secured a knockout berth in the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 with a game to spare, cancelled their training on Thursday, and instead got down to community work. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: England squad skip training for community work in ...
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U-17 World Cup: Football fever grips India
The FIFA U-17 World Cup is extra special for the Indian football fans as their team is participating in a tournament of this stature for the first time. We bring to you the best pictures of the tournament so far.
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U-17 World Cup: Brazil hot favourites against North Korea in Group D tie
Contenders Brazil will aim for a knock-out berth when they take on lowly North Korea in their second FIFA U-17 World Cup group game at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Tuesday.
 Business Standard1 week ago
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2018 World Cup qualifiers: Lewandowski helps Poland seal berth
IMAGES from the FIFA World Cup qualifiers played across Europe on Sunday IMAGE: Poland’s Robert Lewandowski celebrates scoring their third goal against Montenegro during their 2018 World Cup qualifiers at National Stadium Warsaw in Warsaw, Poland on Sunday. Photograph: Kacper Pempel/Reuters Poland sealed their first World Cup spot since the 2006 tournament after an early onslaught and a late flourish, including a goal from the excellent Robert Lewandowski, gave them a 4-2 home win over ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: How India can qualify for Round of 16
f now, India are the bottom-placed team in the four-team Group A, with the USA having already qualified for the next round. Courtesy: PTI New Delhi: India have lost both their matches so far, 0-3 to the United States and 1-2 to Colombia, thus jeopardizing ...
 Zee News1 week ago
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: India face African challenge
With an improbable chance of making it to next round, Amarjit & Co take on Ghana tonight
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India to take on Colombia in FIFA U-17 World Cup
9 Oct 2017 Hosts India will take on Colombia in Group A match of FIFA U-17 World Cup today.The match will played at New Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium from 8 PM.
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U-17 World Cup: France beat Japan to reach 2nd round
Guwahati:France rode on a brace by Amine Gouiri to beat a stubborn Japan 2-1 in a Group E encounter at the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Wednesday. The Olympique Lyonnais youngster struck in the 13th and 71st minutes while Taisei Miyashiro (73rd minute) reduced ...
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U-17 World Cup: Iraq hold two-time champions Mexico to 1-1 draw
Kolkata: Iraq, now a nation torn by strife and bloodshed, warmed the hearts of fans with a spectacular display to hold two-time champions Mexico 1-1 in a Group F encounter of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Sunday. The Asian powerhouse took the lead in the ...
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U-17 World Cup: France overwhelm debutants New Caledonia 7-1
Guwahati: Amine Gouiri fired a brace as France overpowered debutants New Caledonia 7-1 in a lopsided Group E opener of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium here on Sunday. France pumped in as many as six goals in the first half.
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England beat Lithuania in World Cup qualifiers
Visiting England beat Lithuania 1-0 in Group F of the 2018 FIFA World Cup European qualifiers. At the LFF Stadium here on 8 October evening, captain Harry Kane gave England the lead with a 27th minute penalty following a foul on Dele Alli, who was chopped ...
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: France, England through to pre-quarters with scrappy wins
It was a feast for the eyes as 40,620 people turned out at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata and witnessed the five-goal thriller with England dominating the first one-hour, followed by Mexico's second-half resurgence.
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U-17 World Cup: Free drinking water to be given at Kochi
Kochi: With complaints surfacing of fleecing by traders who supply drinking water and food items at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here, the venue of the U-17 FIFA World Cup, authorities have stepped in and announced that from now on, the Kerala government will ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: France beat New Caledonia by 7 goals
8 Oct 2017 In FIFA Under-17 World Cup tournament today France beat New Caledonia by 7 goals to one at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati. In another match at Vivekanda Yuba Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata England defeated Chile by four goals to NIL..
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U-17 WC: Knock-out berth in Brazil's view as they face North Korea
IMAGE: Brazil’s Lincoln scores against Spain. Photograph: FIFA/Twitter Having pocketed their opening marquee match against Spain, hot favourites Brazil would seek to seal an early knock-out berth when they meet unfancied North Korea in their second FIFA U-17 World Cup group game in Kochi on Tuesday.   Brazil made a strong statement with a 2-1 victory over Spain in their opening Group D clash on October 7, and they would now look to build on the winning momentum. Brazil, who arrived ...
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WATCH | FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifiers: Messi, Messi, Messi! Argentina through thanks to little genius' magic
Argentina qualify for FIFA 2018 World Cup as Lionel Messi nets a hat-trick against Ecuador.
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U-17 World Cup: Iran stun Germany 4-0
Fatorda: Iran enjoyed one of the most memorable days in their football history with a 4-0 thrashing of powerhouse Germany in a Group C match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Tuesday. Younes Delfi (6th, 42nd minutes) struck twice in the first half to stun ...
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Iran stun Germany to progress; favourite Brazil enter next round
Iran stunned Germany 4-0 in the biggest upset of the tournament so far to qualify for the knock-out round of the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Margao on Tuesday. Iran, who controlled the proceedings throughout the Group C match, scored through Younes Delfi (6th and ...
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U-17 World Cup: Brazil down Spain in Group D opener
Kochi:Brazil defeated Spain 2-1 in a Group D match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup football tournament at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium here on Saturday. Spain had taken the lead in the 5th minute through an own goal by Brazils Wesley. The South ...
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Brazil beat Spain 2-1 in marquee group match of U-17 World Cup
7 Oct 2017 In FIFA Under-17 World Cup tournament at Kochi, a dominant Brazil made a strong statement of their top title contender status with a 2-1 victory over Spain in a Group D marquee clash. In a much-anticipated encounter in front of a sell-out crowd, ...
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U-17 World Cup: Brazil outclass Spain; Germany edge past Costa Rica
Dominant Brazil made a strong statement with a 2-1 victory over Spain while debutants Niger were off to winning start in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup on Saturday. IMAGE: Brazil’s Lincoln scores against Spain. Photograph: FIFA/Twitter A dominant Brazil made a strong statement of their top title contender status with a 2-1 victory over Spain in a Group D marquee clash of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, in Kochi, on Saturday. In a much-anticipated encounter in front of a sell-out crowd, Spain ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: Not happy with the result, says India coach
India started their FIFA U-17 World Cup campaign with a 0-3 loss against USA in Group A.
 MSN India1 week ago
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Brazil vs North Korea, Football match LIVE Score: South American giants hot favourites against Koreans
Catch the live scores and updates from the Group D match between Brazil and North Korea. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Brazil vs North Korea, Football match LIVE Score: South American giants hot favourites against Koreans appeared first on Firstpost .
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Iran vs Germany, Football Match LIVE score: Asian heavyweaights take on European giants
Catch the live scores and updates from the Group C match between Iran and Germany. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Iran vs Germany, Football Match LIVE score: Asian heavyweaights take on European giants appeared first on Firstpost .
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: What to watch on Day 5
Brazil, three-time winners, take on North Korea in their second Group D outing. A win will confirm their passage to the next round. But, Spain must beat Niger to keep their chances alive to progress from the group. They have lost to Brazil in the group opener.
 Zee News1 week ago
What Argentina need to do for 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification
Argentina are sixth in the ten-team group, and their match-up against all-ready eliminated Ecuador becomes one of the most important talking points in sports.
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: History, then heartbreak
India's Jeakson Singh scores country's first ever goal in World Cup before hosts go down 1-2 to Colombians taste blood before going down
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup, Day 5: Time, live streaming and where to watch on TV
Here is all you need to know about the matches to be played on day 5 of FIFA Under-17 World Cup.
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2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Cahill's extra-time winner keeps Australia alive
Images from Monday's 2018 World Cup qualifiers Tim Cahill heads the ball to score Australia's opening goal against Syria in the second leg of the Asian play-off FIFA World Cup qualifier on Tuesday. Photograph: David Gray/Reuters Tim Cahill scored twice, including the extra-time winner, as Australia kept their World Cup hopes alive with a 2-1 victory over Syria in the second leg of the Asian play-off on Tuesday. The 3-2 aggregate victory sends the Socceroos into an intercontinental play-off ...
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Under-17 World Cup: France meet Japan in battle of equals
  IMAGE: The Japan Under-17 football players at a training session in Guwahati. Photograph: PTI France and Japan start on even keel when they face each other in a group E encounter of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, in Guwahati on Wednesday. Former champions France thrashed debutants New Caledonia 7-1 with star striker Amine Gouiri scoring twice while Japan drubbed Honduras 6-1 with Keito Nakamura netting the tournament's first hat-trick. Both sides will be high on confidence with an aim to come ...
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Spain clinch FIFA 2018 World Cup spot with slick win over Albania
Despite missing influential players such as Alvaro Morata, Andres Iniesta and Dani Carvajal through injury, the 2010 world champions looked as irresistible as in their 3-0 win over Italy last month, scoring three times in the space of 11 minutes. Courtesy: ...
 Zee News1 week ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: India lose 1-2 to Colombia
A charged-up India produced one of their finest performances in their second match
 Business Standard1 week ago
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India lose to Colombia in FIFA U-17 World Cup
New Delhi:India lost by a slender 1-2 margin to Colombia in a Group A fixture of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Monday. A brace from Juan Penaloza (49th, 83rd minute) helped the visitors seal their first victory and earn three ...
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FIFA U17 World Cup India to take on Colombia today
Hosts India will take on Colombia in Group A match of FIFA U 17 World Cup today Source IT News
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U17 World Cup India1, Colombia2 Hosts039 knockout dreams fade despite first ever goal
U17 World Cup: India-1, Colombia-2 Hosts' knockout dreams fade despite first ever goal Source: The Sangai Express / goal.com New Delhi, October 09 2017: Host Nation India were defeated 1-2 by Colombia in their second Group A game of the 2017 FIFA U17 World ...
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U-17 World Cup: Ghana beat Colombia in Group A opener
New Delhi:Two-time champions Ghana defeated Colombia 1-0 in the opening Match of Group A at the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Friday. Sadiq Ibrahim scored the only goal of the game in the 39th minute to give Ghana three points for the win. The boys from Africa ...
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Ghana begin FIFA U-17 World Cup with a win
NEW DELHI, Oct 6: Two-time champions Ghana started their FIFA U-17 World Cup campaign with a 1-0 victory over Colombia in a Group A match here today.Sadiq Ibrahim scored the all-important goal as Ghana ran away with three full points in the tournament opener ...
 The Assam Tribune1 week ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: India win hearts in 1-2 defeat to Colombia
Jeakson Singh Thounaojam got his name into history books as the first footballer from India to score a goal in a FIFA World Cup. His header got India back on level terms in the 80th minute, but Colombia restored their lead in a flash in the 82nd through ...
 Zee News1 week ago
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: India can still advance to second stage, here is how
There is still a mathematical chance that Team India can make it to the second stage of FIFA Under-17 World Cup.
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Mali coach Jonas Komla says the team decided to treat each game as the final
Mali on Monday bounced back with a 3-0 victory over Turkey in their second Group B game at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Mali coach Jonas Komla says the team decided to treat each game as the final appeared first on ...
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Jeakson scores India's first goal at FIFA tournament as hosts go down 1-2 against Colombia
Score, updates and commentary of India vs Colombia match in FIFA Under-17 World Cup.
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Brace for the biggest match of FIFA Under-17 World Cup
Brazil have won the Under-17 World Cup trophy thrice -- 1997, 1999 and 2003, while Spain are looking to win their maiden title. IMAGE: Brazil's players pose for photographers in Kochi. Photograph: PTI Three-time champions Brazil and European powerhouse Spain will take on each other in a highly-anticipated marquee clash between title contenders of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup, in Kochi, on Saturday.The football-mad Kochi could not have asked for anything better than this showdown between the ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Paraguay vs New Zealand, Football match LIVE Score: All Whites look to stop South American dark horses
Catch the live score and updates of the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 Group B match between Paraguay and New Zealand. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Paraguay vs New Zealand, Football match LIVE Score: All Whites look to stop South American dark horses appeared ...
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Colombia, Ghana U-17 World Cup match registers low crowd
The Group A opener of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup between Colombia and Ghana recorded low attendance at the Jawaharlal Nehru (JLN) stadium here on Friday.
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
U-17 World Cup: Germany ready to take on Costa Rica
Formidable Germany have their task cut out when they take on Costa Rica in their campaign-opener of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here tomorrow.Germany have made 10 appearances in the tournament but have not won the title so far and are now looking to win this ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
India players meet parents before World Cup debut
Players of India's U-17 World Cup squad today met their parents at the team hotel, hours before the nation's debut in the premier FIFA tournament.It was an emotional meeting with their parents, many of whom struggled to make ends meet. The meeting at the ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Germany, England clinch 2018 FIFA World Cup berths
Germany remained perfect in the European zone qualifiers while England secured the top place in their group as both sides assured themselves of berths in the 2018 football World Cup in Russia.
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup, India v/s Colombia: Time, live streaming and where to watch on TV
Both India and Colombia have lost their first matches of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup.
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Messi and Argentina at risk of not qualifying for 2018 FIFA World Cup
Summary of the South American World Cup qualifiers played on Thursday IMAGE: Argentina's Lionel Messi cuts a figure of frustration at the end of their 2018 World Cup qualifier against Peru at La Bombonera stadium in Buenos Aires on Thursday. Photograph: Agustin Marcarian/Reuters Twice champions and 2014 runners-up Argentina were in serious danger of failing to reach the 2018 World Cup finals after being held to a 0-0 draw by Peru on Thursday. Lionel Messi's side are on 25 points in sixth ...
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President Kovind, PM Modi lead the nation in wishing Team India luck for FIFA U-17 World Cup
India will play USA in their first match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup on Friday at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi.
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Who needs what for 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification
A World Cup without Lionel Messi. That is the very real prospect facing Argentina, who face already-eliminated Ecuador at altitude on Tuesday. Courtesy: Reuters Paris: Who needs what to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, with 13 of the 32 nations ...
 Zee News1 week ago
Honduras U-17 World Cup team arrives in city
JALUKBARI, Oct 5 - The 35- member Honduras team for the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup, being hosted by India, arrived here last evening. The Central American nation has been clubbed with France, Japan and New Caledonia in Group E and the group league matches ...
 The Assam Tribune2 weeks ago
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U17 World Cup: Strife-torn Iraq determined to make mark despite odds
‘Our preparations was not as we hoped but we did our best’ ‘Our people are passionate about football and everybody is watching matches’ IMAGE: Iraq are placed in a group of death featuring heavyweights Mexico, Chile and England. Photograph: Twitter A civil war and the menace of militancy has prevented them from playing many matches in run up to the FIFA Under-17 World Cup but then Iraq have proved that they can conquer odds and perform well.   Exactly a year ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Under-17 World Cup: India lose 0-3 to USA in group A match
7 Oct 2017 In their opening encounter of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup, India lost to the United States by three goals to Nil in Group A matches played at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium in New Delhi last night. Earlier, in the tournament opener, two-time ...
 News on Air2 weeks ago
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U-17 World Cup: Free drinking water to be given at KochiKochi, Oct 8 (IANS) With complaints surfacing of fleecing by traders who supply drinking water and food items at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here, the venue of the U-17 FIFA World Cup, authorities have ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Sports Minister holds final inspection at Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Thursday conducted a final inspection of security arrangements at the Jawaharlal Nehru (JLN) stadium here, ahead of the inaugural FIFA U-17 World Cup fixtures from Friday.
 Zee News2 weeks ago
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FIFA U-17 WC 'good chance for India to prove mettle'
With India all set to take part in FIFA U-17 World Cup for the first time, Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Tuesday said that it will be a good opportunity for the country to prove its mettle in the biggest football event in the world.   "It is for the first time that the Indian team is taking part in the FIFA U-7 World Cup. They have been practising for quite a few years. The matches will take place at various places of the country. It will be a good opportunity for ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
U-17 World Cup: Indian football's moment of reckoning is here
Propelled from the rear end to the centrestage by virtue of being hosts, "sleeping giants" India would be eyeing a football revolution with the FIFA under-17 World Cup -- a tournament which promises to deliver the stars of tomorrow.Delhi and Mumbai will play ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Rediff.com
FIFA Under-17: India set for challenging WC debut against USA
IMAGE: India's Jitendra going through the paces during a training session on Thursday. Photograph: Indian FootbalL Team/Twitter Football minnows India stand on the cusp of history as the hosts are set to make their debut in a FIFA event against a formidable USA in their Group A match of the U-17 World Cup, which begins at the refurbished Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi on Friday. India qualified automatically for the event as hosts. They have prepared well with the All India Football ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Nigeria's Super Eagles qualify for 2018 FIFA World Cup
Nigeria's Super Eagles qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup after a 1-0 win over Zambia in oil city of Uyo, with an unassailable 6-point lead after five matches in Group B.
 Business Standard1 week ago
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, France vs New Caledonia, Football match LIVE Score: Favourites take on debutants
Catch the live scores and updates from the Group E match between France vs New Caledonia The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, France vs New Caledonia, Football match LIVE Score: Favourites take on debutants appeared first on Firstpost .
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Chile vs England Football Match LIVE Score: Young Lions face tricky test in opener
Catch the live scores and updates from the Group F match between Chile and England. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Chile vs England Football Match LIVE Score: Young Lions face tricky test in opener appeared first on Firstpost .
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup, Day 3: Time, live streaming and where to watch on TV
Here is everything you need to know about the third day matches of FIFA Under-17 World Cup.
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Iran secure comfortable victory against 10-man Guinea
Iran kicked off their campaign in the FIFA U-17 World Cup with a 3-1 drubbing of Guinea in a Group C encounter at the Nehru stadium on Saturday. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Iran secure comfortable victory against 10-man Guinea appeared first on ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Iraq coach Qahtan Jathir reveals preparation was marred by major financial woes
Iraq's preparation for the FIFA U-17 World Cup have been marred by financial problems arising from the war and political turmoil that has brought the strife-torn country to its knees in recent times, their coach Qahtan Jathir said. The post FIFA U-17 World ...
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U-17 World Cup: Two-time champions Mexico arrive in Kolkata
A 21-member Mexico squad along with team officials arrived in the city on Wednesday evening to take part in the FIFA U-17 World Cup starting on October 6.
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Mexico arrive for U-17 World Cup after camp in Spain
Two-time champions Mexico arrived here today after a pre-conditioning camp in Spain for the FIFA U-17 World Cup, beginning October 6.The 21-member El Tri were accompanied by a strong 16- member support staff including chief coach Mario Arteaga.Mexico, who ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Seating capacity at Kochi U-17 World Cup venue reduced to 29,000
Even as all the four teams in Group D of the Under-17 FIFA World Cup have hit the practice grounds here, state police chief Loknath Behra said on Wednesday that the seating capacity of the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium has been kept to 29,000, taking into account ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Spain qualifies for FIFA 2018 World Cup
Spain defeated Albania 3-0 to assure themselves a berth in the 2018 World Cup and consign Italy to second place in Group G, while the battle for the top spots in Groups D and I will come down to the 10th and final qualifying round.
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: India's senior football team sends video message to colts
In two days from now, Indian football will witness a historic first when the Blue Cubs make their debut in the FIFA U-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi.
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FIFA Under-17 WC: Post your good wishes to the Indian Team #backtheblue
IMAGE: The Indian Under-17 football squad going through the paces at a training session. Photograph: Indian Football Team/Twitter The Indian football team will kick off their campaign in the FIFA Under-17 Football World Cup tournament on Friday, when they face USA in their Group A encounter in New Delhi. India, who are also pooled along with the dangerous Ghana and Colombia, will look to start on a winning note.   Trained under the watchful gaze of coach Luis Norton de Matos and led by ...
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup, Germany v/s Costa Rica: Time, live streaming and where to watch on TV
Germany face Costa Rica in their campaign-opener of the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Goa on Saturday
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FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifers: Gareth Southgate feels England players need better connect with fans
While Southgate believes more dynamic performances will get England's supporters back, he says work must also be done off the pitch to make his multi-millionaire players more relatable The post FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifers: Gareth Southgate feels England ...
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FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Captain Arjen Robben still believes Netherlands can qualify for tournament
With Sweden hosting lowly Luxembourg, the Netherlands need a victory to set up a likely straight fight for a play-off place against the Scandinavians in Amsterdam on Tuesday. The post FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Captain Arjen Robben still believes ...
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Prayer session held for success of Indian Football team in U17 FIFA World Cup
Prayer session held for success of Indian Football team in U-17 FIFA World Cup Source: IT News Imphal, October 03 2017: Football euphoria has once more spread in the state of Manipur as 8 players from the state are playing for the country in the upcoming ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 Full Schedule, Venue Details, Time Table
The Under-17 FIFA World Cup is set to kick-off in New Delhi on Friday, October 6. Pooled in Group A alongside Columbia, Ghana and USA, India open their campaign against the US in New Delhi on on Friday. Here is the complete schedule of the Under-17 FIFA World Cup India, 2017.     First Stage October 6, 2017  Colombia 17:00  Ghana GROUP A Delhi  NZ 17:00  Turkey GROUP B Navi Mumbai  India 20:00  USA GROUP A Delhi ...
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FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Spain book ticket to Russia, Italy forced to take play-offs route
Spain's Gerard Pique was greeted with a mixture of jeers and applause on his 92nd international appearance just days after voting in a referendum on the Catalan independence. The post FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Spain book ticket to Russia, Italy forced ...
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FIFA U17 World Cup 2017 kicks off today
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 kicks off today with four opening day matches to be played in Delhi and Mumbai. Two Matches between Colombia and Ghana at 5 p.m.and Hosts India and the USA at 8 p.m.will be played at Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi. Dr.DY Patil ...
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U17 World Cup India 03 USA Young colts succumb to defeat in opener
India U 17's opening day efforts were in vain as USA clinched a dominating 3 0 win over the hosts to register three points in Group A of the FIFA U 17 World Cup opener held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi on Friday Source The Sangai Express Goal com ...
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: India lose but show they belong
Playing country's first-ever FIFA World Cup match, hosts' U-17 boys fight valiantly before going down 3-0 to strong USA outfit
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup | We conceded a stupid goal in the first half, says India coach de Matos
USA emerged 3-0 winners against India in their opening Group A clash at the JLN Stadium in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup on Friday.
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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: USA defeats India by 3 goals
7 Oct 2017 In their opening encounter of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in New Delhi tonight, India lost to a superior United States of America team by three goals to Nil. Playing in their maiden FIFA tournament, rank outsiders India showed heart but lacked in ...
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Fifa Under-17 World Cup's Goa leg to start today at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
7 Oct 2017 The Fifa Under-17 World Cup�s Goa leg will start today at the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda near Madgaon.In two Group C games, heavyweights Germany will first take on Costa Rica at 5 pm, while Iran are scheduled to play Guinea at 8 ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: India's historic day in football ends in 3-0 defeat to USA
The Indian team promised a fight and it put up a fight, but the team from US proved much superior in the end and did not miss the chances it got. The result: On its historic day in football, India lost their Group A fixture in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup 3-0.
 Zee News1 week ago
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: India coach Luis Norton de Matos says team failed to trouble USA in opener
India coach Luis Norton De Matos on Friday said his side failed to cause the problems for their opponents in their first match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: India coach Luis Norton de Matos says team failed to trouble USA in ...
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FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Argentina must win against Peru, Ecuador or risk missing showpiece event
Argentina desperately need to beat Peru at home on 5 October and go to Ecuador for their final match five days later. They lie fifth in the 10-team South American group, just below Peru on goal difference. The post FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Argentina ...
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'Dangerous' Jeakson ready to rock at U-17 World Cup
‘People think the level of Indian football is very low, that is a wrong notion’ ‘We are not that low. We want to show the world that we can play at the highest level’ IMAGE: Jeakson Singh’s indomitable will has brought him back into the Indian team for the U-17 World Cup. Photograph: Rob Carr/Getty Images The meagre family income pulled through by his vegetable-seller mother has Jeakson Singh worried quite often but the midfielder shoves it away by focussing ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Devoid of big names, Group B has potential to throw up surprise packages
Group B of FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 comprises Paraguay, Mali, New Zealand and Turkey and has the potential to throw up the tournament's surprise package. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Devoid of big names, Group B has potential to throw up surprise ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Colombia kick off campaign with Ghana clash in thrilling Group A tie
Two-time champions Ghana are seeking to revive their fortunes in the tournament, having last won it way back in 1995. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Colombia kick off campaign with Ghana clash in thrilling Group A tie appeared first on Firstpost .
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: India tough side to face, says US coach
US will face India in the second fixture on the opening day of the U-17 World Cup at the JLN Stadium in Delhi on Friday Last Updated at October 5, 2017 22:56 IST
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2017 FIFA U17 World Cup
The 2017 FIFA U 17 World Cup will be the 17th FIFA U 17 World Cup, a biennial international football tournament contested by men's under 17 national teams Source IT News
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France U-17 World Cup team arrives in city
JALUKBARI, Oct 2 - The France team for upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup, being hosted by India, arrived here this evening. Champions in 2001, the France team will be making their sixth appearance at the U-17 World Cup. According to sources, the team checked in at ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: India has a small percentage of winning against USA, says coach
Rank-outsiders India may have a "small percentage" of winning their tournament opener in the FIFA U-17 World Cup against what he expects to be an attacking USA team, coach Luis Norton de Matos said on Thursday.
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India has already set U-17 World Cup record!
India to set record of farthest distance between two venues IMAGE:  Team India at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi. Photograph: Indian Football Team/Twitter India, hosting its first ever FIFA tournament in the U-17 World Cup, will set the record of having the farthest distance between two venues in the event's history. Six venues will host the October 6-28 tournament and the vastness of the country, which is hosting the 17th edition, meant that it will go into record books.   ...
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As Spain prepare for final World Cup qualifiers, 3 footballers out injured
Spain's football team chief coach Julen Lopetegui will have to do some rethinking as he prepares to start work with his squad ahead of the final two FIFA World Cup qualifying games against Albania and Israel.
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: India hope against hope with USA, Colombia and Ghana in tough Group A
Such is Ghana’s form and pedigree, it would not be a stretch to imagine Fabin’s boys as the group winners. USA and Colombia will also be in a close fight to finish as an automatic qualifier. As for India, it is time to hope against hope. The post FIFA ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: When and where to watch, coverage on TV and live streaming
Here's all you need to know about when and where to watch, coverage on TV and live streaming of the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: When and where to watch, coverage on TV and live streaming appeared first on Firstpost .
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FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: USA take on revenge-seeking Panama in do-or-die match
Since 1990, the USA have qualified for every edition of the World Cup, a record of achievement that reflects the steady development of the world's most popular sport in a country which for so long remained impervious to its charms. The post FIFA World Cup ...
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FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: England relying on in-form Harry Kane to confirm Russia berth
England will look to red-hot Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane to fire them to the World Cup finals when they tackle Slovenia in their penultimate qualifying match on Thursday. The post FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: England relying on in-form Harry Kane ...
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Adidas unveils new campaign for FIFA U-17 World Cup in India
Sportswear giant adidas today launched its new campaign - #HereToCreate - that aims to inspire young football talent in India and to kick start a football revolution.With the FIFA U-17 World Cup starting from October 6, adidas' new campaign - a film - ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Former champions France head plethora of footballing cultures in Group E
Group E throws open a plethora of footballing cultures with a debutant (New Caledonia), a former winner (France), an Asian giant (Japan) and a dash of Latin America (Honduras) too. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Former champions France head plethora of ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: What the tournament means for India
It would be unfair to expect India to bedazzle crowds with eye-catching football. This team is built around stability. But despite the talent, progress from a group that also includes -- apart from the US -- Ghana and Colombia, looks mighty difficult, writes Dhruv Munjal. IMAGE: Coach Luis Norton de Matos, left, with his players. Photograph: AIFF Media. Even after all these years, Ronaldinho still has a hypnotic hold over his audience. The thrills and spills make him football’s version ...
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Moonwalk: 'Dangerous' Jeakson ready to rock at U-17 World Cup
The meagre family income pulled through by his vegetable-seller mother has Jeakson Singh worried quite often but the midfielder shoves it away by focussing on the pride he feels in representing India at the FIFA under-17 World Cup.Jeakson, a defensive ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: We have the potential to win, says India coach
With just six days to go for the biggest football event India has ever witnessed, the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Indian team coach Luis Norton de Matos has said that his team has the potential to win the event and that they are absolutely up for the challenge.
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We have the potential to win FIFA U-17 World Cup: India coach
With just six days to go for the biggest football event India have ever witnessed, the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Indian team coach Luís Norton de Matos has said that his team has the potential to win the event and that they are absolutely up for the ...
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FIFA U17 World Cup: 'Play for your life, play to win' Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore tells Team India
Rathore said that the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 is a very important occasion as India is participating in a FIFA tournament for the first time.
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Ghana coach says they put in big effort to return to event after 10-year absence
Ghana won the FIFA U-17 World Cup in 1991 and 1995 and they are returning to the tournament after a ten-year absence. They are placed on Group A along with India, USA and Colombia. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Ghana coach says they put in big effort to ...
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Paraguay team for FIFA U17 World Cup arrives in Mumbai
The Paraguay team for upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup, being hosted by India, arrived here earlier today.According to sources, the team arrived earlier in the day and has checked in at a hotel in neighbouring Navi Mumbai, one of the six venues of the tournament ...
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Gurpreet Singh Sandhu: I wish I had a platform like FIFA U-17 World Cup
With just eight days to go for the biggest football event India has ever witnessed, the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu declared it as a "great honour" for the nation. "We need to make the most of this opportunity!" was how the Punjab lad put ...
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: Colombia first team to arrive in India
With the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup set to begin in next two weeks, Colombia became the first team to arrive in India for the tournament. The South American nation is placed in Group A and will play two of their group matches in New Delhi and one match in Navi ...
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FIFA U17 World Cup Way paved for skipper Amarjit039s family to travel to Delhi
FIFA U-17 World Cup Way paved for skipper Amarjit's family to travel to Delhi Source: The Sangai Express / New Delhi Imphal, October 01 2017: India U-17 football team captain Amarjit Singhs confidence is set to get a boost during the World Cup as his full ...
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Here's why India needs to make the most of U-17 WC
‘It's a great honour for us as a country and footballers and football lovers to have something like the World Cup’ ‘It will certainly help them to develop their careers. I hope they use it in the right way’ IMAGE: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu thinks that India has to use it for the betterment of football. Photograph: Twitter. India's senior team goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, on Thursday, said the country needs to "make the most" of the opportunity to host the FIFA U-17 ...
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I wish I had a platform like the U-17 World Cup, says Sandhu
With just eight days to go for the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 to start, India football team goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu said the junior team boys are lucky to get such a platform and wished he had such an opportunity."I think the boys are very lucky to ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: India should take under-17 WC as 'first step for future', says coach Matos
India are drawn in a tough group with former champions Ghana, Colombia and United States of America in their first ever FIFA world cup.
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India get set for the FIFA U-17 World Cup
‘India is 100 percent ready to host U-17 WC’ IMAGE: Local Organising Committee chairman Praful Patel, centre with India coach Luis Norton de Matos, right and Javier Ceppi left. Photograph: Twitter With exactly 10 days to go for the FIFA U-17 World Cup, Local Organising Committee chairman Praful Patel, on Tuesday, declared that India is "100 per cent ready" to host the event, while the host nation's coach Luis Norton de Matos said he is "not nervous but confident". "India is ready, ...
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U-17 World Cup Digest: 'We're not afraid of facing tough opponents'
IMAGE: India U-17 coach Luis Norton de Matos (right) with FIFA U-17 World Cup’s tournament director Javier Seppi and AIFF chief Praful Patel. Photograph: Indian Football/Twitter India's captain for the FIFA U-17 World Cup Amarjit Singh has said that his players have worked extremely hard in the last couple of years and are not afraid of facing tough opponents in the upcoming mega event, starting October 6. "Under the new Portuguese coach Luis Norton de Matos we have learnt a lot of new ...
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I wish I had a platform like FIFA U-17 World Cup: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu
With just eight days to go for the biggest football event India has ever witnessed, the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu declared it as a "great honour" for the nation. "We need to make the most of this opportunity!" was how the Punjab lad put ...
 catchnews.com3 weeks ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Goa stadium handed over to FIFA
24 Sep 2017 The Nehru Stadium in Fatorda, Goa, was today handed over to FIFA for the Under-17 Football World Cup, beginning October 6.Local organising committee tournament director Javier Ceppi, who arrived at Margao yesterday along with other officials, ...
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U-17 World Cup: Earthquake-ravaged Mexico to arrive in Kolkata on October 4
Braving aftershocks of two more earthquakes that rocked southern Mexico, further rattling a country still coming to terms with the devastation from stronger temblors earlier this month, the football team scheduled to take part in the FIFA U-17 World Cup here ...
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FIFA under-17 World Cup gave my career a 'wonderful start': Ronaldinho
Ronaldinho was part of the Brazil squad that wone the FIFA U-17 World Cup 20 years ago in Egypt.
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8 Manipuri players named in India039s squad for FIFA U17 World Cup
Source: The Sangai Express / Agencies Panaji, September 22 2017: The 21-man squad, who would be representing India at the FIFA U-17 World Cup, has been announced. Eight Manipuri players, Dheeraj Singh Moirangthem (GK), Boris Singh Thangjam (Defender), Amarjit ...
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Under-17 World Cup Digest: New Zealand first team to arrive
IMAGE: The official ball of the FIFA under-17 football World Cup. Photograph: FIFA.COM/Twitter The New Zealand team arrived in Mumbai for the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup, to be played across six cities in India. The team arrived on Friday afternoon and was taken to a hotel in suburban Andheri by the Mumbai District Football Association President Aaditya Thackeray. New Zealand are placed in Group B along with Turkey, Paraguay and Mali. They will play their first two group matches against ...
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Sports Minister Rathore wishes luck to India U-17 FIFA World Cup squad
Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Friday wished the Indian football team luck ahead of the FIFA U-17 World Cup scheduled to start from October 6.
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'India will fight to win every match' as squad named for FIFA U-17 WC
IMAGE: India U-17 players with coach Luis Norton de Matos at a practice session. Photograph: Indian Football Team/Twitter India, on Thursday, named a 21-member football team for the FIFA Under-17 World Cup to be held across six cities from October 6. India have been drawn in Group A alongside USA, Colombia and Ghana. The hosts face USA on October 6, followed by Colombia and Ghana on October 9 and October 12 respectively at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi.   "We believe that we ...
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Colombia first team to arrive for FIFA U-17 World Cup
Colombia on Thursday became the first team to arrive for the FIFA U-17 World Cup that is scheduled to start from October 6.
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'U-17 World Cup can have a big impact on Indian football'
IMAGE: Work underway at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata ahead of FIFA Under-17 World Cup. Photograph: PTI The upcoming FIFA Under-17 World Cup to be held in the country next month could lead to a massive interest in football if the event gets good exposure in the media, said Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs."Well a lot of things have to be right, (like) exposure on TVs. The reporting of the event has to be good and it has to capture the imagination," Giggs said in Mumbai ...
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U-17 WC: Man City's Jesus among the players to have wished Brazil for campaign
er City forward Gabriel Jesus is one of the few Brazilian senior team players who have wished the U-17 team luck for their campaign in the FIFA U-17 World Cup, goalkeeper Gabriel Brazao said ahead of their crunch quarter-final game on Sunday. "Many of them ...
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It will be an entertaining game tomorrow: USA, Eng coaches
England and United States of America coaches were today cautious in their assessment of tomorrow's quarterfinal match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here beyond saying that it will be a game of entertaining football.England coach Steve Cooper said the confidence ...
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Ghana face Mali in all-African quarterfinal
With very little separating the two in strategy and technique, Ghana could count on their better defensive organisation against Mali in an all-African quarterfinal of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here tomorrow.Two-time champions Ghana are seeking to revive their ...
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Iran beat Mexico, set up quarters clash with Spain
MARGAO, Oct 17: Iran played a tactical game to outwit Mexico 2-1 and set up a clash with Spain in the quarterfinals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, here today.Iran will now travel to Kochi for the quarterfinal tie with Spain, who scored the last-minute winner in ...
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Germany ready for last-8 tussle
German coach Christian Wueck was ecstatic following his boys' 4-0 rout of Colombia and called it their best performance in this edition of the under-17 World Cup. "It was our best performance so far in the FIFA U-17 World Cup. Tonight we took it to the next ...
 Deccan Herald3 days ago
Ghana to clash with Niger in battle of African teams
Two-time champions Ghana will start as favourites against a gutsy continental neighbours Niger in what promises to be an exciting round of 16 clash in the FIFA U-17 World Cup, here tomorrow.Ghana have a pedigree in the age-group competitionhaving won it in ...
 Business Standard3 days ago
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Echoes of like father, like son after Weah's Indian 'trick'
'The crowd support boosted our confidence. It was fantastic. So thank you for the support to our team. We love India.' IMAGE: United States striker Tim Weah. Photograph: FIFA Under-17 World Cup/Twitter United States striker Tim Weah says his side felt like playing at home during their 5-0 thrashing of Paraguay in their FIFA U-17 World Cup pre-quarter-final, in New Delhi, on Monday.The United States, who had beaten India 3-0 in a group match, received boisterous support from the 34,000-odd ...
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Germany thrash Colombia, in quarters
NEW DELHI, Oct 16: Germany produced a combination of sublime skills and brute power as they laid bare Colombias defensive frailties with a clinical 4-0 victory in their pre-quarterfinal match in the FIFA U-17 World Cup here today.Captain and star striker ...
 The Assam Tribune3 days ago
Iran ready for Mexico challenge
High on confidence after a strong show in the group stage, Asian powerhouse Iran would look to keep their unbeaten run intact when they face Mexico in a pre-quarterfinal match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, here tomorrow.Iran have enjoyed a good run in this ...
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Kolkata: Title contenders England will look to continue their scintillating form and go past the first knockout hurdle when they take on Japan in the pre- quarterfinal of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup here tomorrow. Eleven goals in three matches and second ...
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'Red-hot' England take on Japan for a quarterfinal spot
Title contenders England will look to continue their scintillating form and go past the first knockout hurdle when they take on Japan in the pre- quarterfinal of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup here tomorrow.Eleven goals in three matches and second behind France ...
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Our aim is to develop players for senior team: German coach
Germany U-17 coach Christian Wueck today said their "first aim" is to develop players who are good enough to represent the senior team in the future.Germany will take on Colombia in the first pre- quarterfinal of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here tomorrow."Our ...
 Business Standard5 days ago
Will be a close match against Colombia: Germany U-17 coach
Germany U-17 coach Christian Wueck asserted on Sunday that his wards will give a close fight to Colombia in their Round of 16 fixture of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Monday.
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Confident Paraguay take on USA in 2nd pre-quarters
There will be little margin for error but a buoyant Paraguay will still fancy their chances when they lock horns with USA in a pre-quarterfinal clash of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here tomorrow.Paraguay are on a high having entered the Round of 16 with an ...
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Germany, Colombia face off in first pre-quarterfinal clash
The quest to enhance their reputation in football's biggest talent-hunt competition will face a stern examination when Germany and Colombia face off in the first FIFA U-17 World Cup pre-quarterfinal here tomorrow.To use the cliche, the match-up will again pit ...
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England pip Japan, advance to quarters
KOLKATA, Oct 17: England held their nerves to prevail over Japan 5-3 in a penalty shootout and set up a quarterfinal clash with USA in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup, here today.They may have had a jinx in the penalty shootout with the latest being their Euro ...
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U-17 WC: Iraq eye historic knockout spot, France aim to continue run
IMAGE: Mohammed Dawood, left, celebrates scoring a goal for Iraq. Photograph: PTI Iraq will look to continue their dream run and seal a maiden pre-quarterfinal berth when they lock horns with heavyweights England in a Group F match of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Kolkata, on Saturday.Making their second Under-17 World Cup appearance, Iraq have been the surprise package of the proverbial 'group of death' as they are well placed to advance to the knockout stage following a spirited 1-1 draw ...
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Paraguay take on USA in 2nd pre-quarter
NEW DELHI, Oct 15: There will be little margin for error but a buoyant Paraguay will still fancy their chances when they lock horns with USA in a pre-quarterfinal clash of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here tomorrow.Paraguay are on a high having entered the Round ...
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Football Briefs: Barcelona prepared to make new offer for Liverpool's Coutinho
News of all that's transpired on and off the football field IMAGE: Liverpool's Brazilian striker Phillipe Coutinho. Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty Images Barcelona are ready to mount a new bid for Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho in January, the club said on Wednesday. The Catalan side made multiple attempts at signing the Brazilian earlier in the year but according to reports, the Premier League club were holding out for 200 million euros ($237 million) and kept the midfielder.   ...
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Under-17 WC: 'We are ready to fight it out against Ghana'
IMAGE: India's Rahim Ali and Colombia's Fabian Angel vie for possession. Photograph: PTI History-maker Jeakson Singh, who will be remembered as the one who scored India's first goal in any FIFA World Cup, says the team is "ready to fight it out" in its final group game of the U-17 World Cup against Ghana, in New Delhi on Wednesday. "We will play as per our plans. As a team we are prepared to fight it out. We played well against Colombia. We have fought hard and will do the same against Ghana.
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Under-17 WC: India's 'organised defence' impresses Columbian coach
IMAGE: India's Anwar Ali (left) takes on a Colombian player as they vie for possession. Photograph: Indian Football Team/Twitter Colombia coach Orlando Restrepo was mighty impressed with India's gutsy performance in their FIFA Under-17 World Cup clash and lauded the debutant side's defenders for being "organised".   India lost 1-2 to Colombia in their second Group A encounter, but it was nonetheless a historic night for the country which scored its first ever goal in a FIFA World Cup.
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Under-17 WC: Spain seek to bounce back against Niger
IMAGE: Spain's Under-17 football team at a practice session. Photograph: PTI European champions Spain will look to bounce back from their opening match defeat, when they take on African debutants Niger in their group match at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium in Kochi on Tuesday. Spain, who have several players from their country's top two football academies – the La Masia and Real Madrid academies -- were beaten 1-2 by South American champions and hot favourites Brazil in ...
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U-17 WC: US, Ghana face off; eye knockout berth
IMAGE: The US players celebrate a goal against India. Photograph: PTI Ghana and the United States would look to seal a knockout berth when they face-off in their second group match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup in New Delhi, on Monday.Both US and Ghana began their campaigns on a winning note, defeating India 3-0 and Colombia 1-0 respectively, and a victory in the Group A match on Sunday for either of the team will seal their place in the round of 16.   A draw will put both of them in a ...
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Why India U-17 coach is 'not happy' with his team's showing
'I am happy with the collective effort of the players for the team, but not happy with the results.' IMAGE: India Under -17 coach Luis Norton de Matos, left, watches the action from the sidelines. Photograph: AIFF Media Amid the feeling of contentment in a few decked-up stands of the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, coach Luis Norton de Matos expressed his displeasure following India's 0-3 loss to US in their opening FIFA U-17 World Cup match in Delhi on Friday.In the country's maiden appearance in ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
Rediff.com
We have a small percentage of winning: India coach
US attack versus Indian defence? ‘We will prepare well for this small percentage and try to make these small possibilities count’ IMAGE: Luis Norton de Matos looks pensive. Photograph: Indian football team/Twitter Rank-outsiders India may have a ‘small percentage’ of winning their tournament opener in the FIFA U-17 World Cup against what he expects to be an attacking USA team, coach Luis Norton de Matos said on Thursday.   "USA and for that matter Ghana and ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Rediff.com
Under-17 WC: 'Aiming to reach final', Ghana take on Colombia in opener
IMAGE: The Under-17 Ghana team. Photograph: modernghanews/Twitter A face-off befitting the tournament's stature will kick off the FIFA U-17 World Cup in the capital here tomorrow, as Ghana's pedigree meets Colombia's pomp in an unfamiliar territory. Two-time champions Ghana are seeking to revive their fortunes in the tournament, having last won it way back in 1995, when they stunned a Brazilian outfit that had the likes of Julio Cesar in its ranks.   Four years before that, the Ghanians ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Rediff.com
U-17 WC Digest: Kohli wishes India players
‘Catalyst for growth of Indian football’ IMAGE: India's Suresh Singh during training. Photograph: AIFF Media The All India Football Federation believes that the FIFA U-17 World Cup, beginning October 6, can be a catalyst for the sport. At the Grassroots Development Summit 2017, organised by the Mumbai City Football Club, the senior AIFF officials exuded confidence about the future of the sport in the country.   “Over the last three years, we have worked very hard ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Rediff.com
U-17 WC Digest: From Manipur to New Delhi to cheer their boys
IMAGE: Amarjit Singh’s family will be in New Delhi to cheer him. Photograph: AIFF Media/Twitter India U-17 football team captain Amarjit Singh's confidence is set to get a boost during the World Cup as his full family will be in New Delhi to cheer him. Amarjit belongs to a poor family in a village in Thoubal district of Manipur and his parents have expressed their inability to buy air tickets for them to travel to Delhi to watch their son play in U-17 World Cup beginning on October 6.
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Our defence starts with our forwards: Brazil goalkeeper BrazaoKolkata, Oct 20 (IANS) Brazil goalkeeper Gabriel Brazao on Friday said their team's defence starts with their forwards and it is their dexterity in tracking back that has so far ...
 Prokerala5 hours ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
Playing as a team our trait: Brazil U-17 midfielder AlanKolkata, Oct 20 (IANS) A day after Germany coach Christian Wueck had said that they will focus on their quarter-final opponents as a team and not individual players, Brazil midfielder Alan echoed the ...
 Prokerala10 hours ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Iran, the Leicester City in quarters groupKochi, Oct 19 (IANS) Less-fancied Iran will look to do a Leicester City when they take on three-time runners-up Spain in a quarter-final clash of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup here on Sunday.This is the ...
 Prokerala1 day ago
U-17 World Cup: Ghana beat Niger to enter quarters
Mumbai:Ghana won the battle of African rivals, edging 2-0 past Niger in their FIFA U-17 World Cup Round of 16 clash at the DY Patil Stadium here on Wednesday. Ghana captain Eric Ayiah (45+4 minute) put his team ahead when he converted a penalty just before ...
 Mathrubhumi1 day ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Brazil blank Honduras in quarters (Lead)Kochi, Oct 18 (IANS) Brazil rode on a brace from Brenner to defeat a spirited Honduras 3-0 in their Round of 16 clash of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Wednesday.Brenner found the net in the 11th and ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Brazil blank Honduras in quartersKochi, Oct 18 (IANS) Brazil rode on a brace from Brenner to defeat a spirited Honduras 3-0 in their Round of 16 clash of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Wednesday.Brenner found the net in the 11th and 56th ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Brazil eye big win against Honduras (Preview)Kochi , Oct 17 (IANS) Title favourites Brazil will aim to win big when they face Honduras in their Round of 16 clash of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Wednesday.Despite looking a bit rusty in their ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
Impressed FIFA official tells India to focus on future
Having blanked 0-3 by USA in their U-17 World Cup opener, India put up an impressive display to equalise against Colombia, but conceded in the very next minute to dash hopes of securing their first point in a FIFA tournament. Courtesy: PTI Kolkata: India may ...
 Zee News5 days ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
Doors open for India to host bigger tournaments: CeppiKolkata, Oct 15 (IANS) Not even a month after India made a formal bid to host the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup, Javier Ceppi, Local Organising Committee (LOC) tournament director for the ongoing FIFA U-17 ...
 Prokerala5 days ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Spain down North Korea to enter second roundKochi, Oct 13 (IANS) Spain were made to struggle by a spirited North Korea as they scripted a 2-0 win in their last Group D match to enter the second round of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on ...
 Prokerala6 days ago
Asia Net India
We have a learnt a lot from World Cup: Indian players
The will was there but lack of competitive experience did not help India’s cause in the U-17 World Cup, felt the players who represented the country in its maiden FIFA tournament. The hosts crashed out of the tournament at the group stage, losing all ...
 Asia Net India1 week ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Germany enter pre-quartersKochi, Oct 13 (IANS) Germany overcame Guinea 3-1 in a Group C game to enter the pre-quarterfinals of the FIFA World Cup here on Friday.After the win, Germany have six points and finished second in their group behind ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
Mathrubhumi
U-17 World Cup: Ghana advance as India end on poor note
New Delhi:Ghana rode on a brace by skipper Eric Ayiah to enter the knockout stages with a 4-0 win over India in their Group A match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Thursday. Eric (43rd, 52nd minutes) struck on either side of the break as Ghana finished the ...
 Mathrubhumi1 week ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Germany aim to bounce back against Guinea (Preview)Kochi, Oct 12 (IANS) Heavyweight Germany will look to bounce back and seal a spot in the knock-out stage against Guinea in a Group C fixture of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Niger face stern Brazil test (Preview)Margao, Oct 12 (IANS) Debutants Niger will have an uphill task on thir way to qualification for the pre-quarterfinals as they take on three-time champions Brazil in a Group D clash of the FIFA Under-17 ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
Rediff.com
U-17 World Cup: France and England register big wins
Images from the FIFA Under-17 World Cup matches on Sunday: England rout Chile 4-0 IMAGE: Angel Gomes, right, celebrates with team mates after scoring the fourth goal for England. Photograph: PTI A star-studded England lived up to their billing as star winger Jadon Sancho scored twice in a 4-0 rout of Chile in a highly entertaining group match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Kolkata.England, the European qualifying tournament runners-up, toyed with their South American rivals with 64 per cent ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Off-colour Brazil down spirited KoreansKochi, Oct 10 (IANS) Brazil produced an unconvincing performance to beat a stubborn North Korea 2-0 in a Group D match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Tuesday.Lincoln (56th minute) and Paulinho (61st) ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
Mathrubhumi
U-17 World Cup: Spain thrash Niger to stay alive
Kochi:Abel Ruiz struck twice in the first half as Spain resurrected their campaign with a 4-0 mauling of Niger in a rather one-sided Group D match at the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Tuesday. Ruiz scored in the 21st and 41st minutes before Cesar Gelabert ...
 Mathrubhumi1 week ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Spain thrash Niger to stay aliveKochi, Oct 10 (IANS) Abel Ruiz struck twice in the first half as Spain resurrected their campaign with a 4-0 mauling of Niger in a rather one-sided Group D match at the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Tuesday.Ruiz ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Brazil hot favourites against North Korea in Group D tieKochi, Oct 9 (IANS) Contenders Brazil will aim for a knock-out berth when they take on lowly North Korea in their second FIFA U-17 World Cup group game at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Spain look to bounce back against Niger post Brazil defeat (Preview)Kochi, Oct 9 (IANS) Hot favourites Spain would look to bounce back from their opening match defeat to Brazil and bag a win when they cross swords with African debutants Niger ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: France beat New Caledonia, Japan defeat Honduras
9 Oct 2017 In FIFA Under-17 World Cup tournament, France beat New Caledonia by 7 goals to one while Japan hammered Honduras 6-1 at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati today.France scored six of their seven goals in the first half in a one sided ...
 News on Air1 week ago
DNA
FIFA Under-17 World Cup: France, England prove their might with massive wins
Serious statement from the two powerhouses of world football.
 DNA1 week ago
Sify
U-17 World Cup: Brazil down Spain in Group D opener
Kochi: Brazil defeated Spain 2-1 in a Group D match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup football tournament at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium here on Saturday. Spain had taken the lead in the 5th minute through an own goal by Brazil's Wesley. The South ...
 Sify1 week ago
U-17 World Cup: Free drinking water to be given at Kochi
With complaints surfacing of fleecing by traders who supply drinking water and food items at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here, the venue of the U-17 FIFA World Cup, authorities have stepped in and announced that from now on, the Kerala government will ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
Seating capacity at Kochi U-17 World Cup venue reduced to 29,000Kochi, Oct 4 (IANS) Even as all the four teams in Group D of the Under-17 FIFA World Cup have hit the practice grounds here, state police chief Loknath Behra said on Wednesday that the seating ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Brazil down Spain in Group D openerKochi, Oct 7 (IANS) Brazil defeated Spain 2-1 in a Group D match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup football tournament at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium here on Saturday.Spain had taken the lead in the ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: Niger mark debut with victoryKochi, Oct 7 (IANS) Niger made a winning debut at the FIFA U-17 World Cup with a hard fought 1-0 verdict over North Korea in a Group D clash here on Saturday.It was a historic occasion for the teenagers from Niger ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
U-17 World Cup: Two-time champions Mexico hot favourites against Iraq (Preview)
Two-time winners Mexico will be hot favourites when they take on Asian champions Iraq in a Group F FIFA U-17 World Cup engagement at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan here on Sunday.
 Business Standard1 week ago
Nigeria's Super Eagles qualify for 2018 FIFA World Cup
Nigeria's Super Eagles qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup after a 1-0 win over Zambia in oil city of Uyo, with an unassailable 6-point lead after five matches in Group B.The Nigerian side prevailed over the Zambians at the Godswill Akpabio International ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
Group D the toughest group: I.M.VijayanKochi, Oct 7 (IANS) Legendary former India footballer I.M.Vijayan on Saturday said that the Group D matches to be held at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium in the U-17 FIFA World Cup will be the toughest and hence the best ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
DNA
FIFA Under-17 World Cup | India v/s USA: Hosts prove to be no match as Americans earn comfortable 3-0 win
Here are highlights of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup clash between India and the United States of America.
 DNA1 week ago
First Post.com
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Paraguay beat Mali in 5-goal thriller in Group B
A successful penalty strike in the second half helped Paraguay beat Mali 3-2 in an engaging FIFA U-17 World Cup Group B game, on Friday. The post FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Paraguay beat Mali in 5-goal thriller in Group B appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com2 weeks ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
Spain face Brazil in clash between title contenders (Preview)Kochi, Oct 6 (IANS) Traditional football giants Brazil and Spain face-off in a marquee clash in the group stage of the Under-17 FIFA World Cup here on Saturday.Both are the champions of their ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Rain looms over Kochi, tickets almost sold outKochi, Oct 6 (IANS) With just a day to go for the kick-off, practically all the tickets have been sold out for the eight matches to be staged at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here and the only ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago
Rediff.com
Messi and Argentina at risk of not qualifying for 2018 FIFA World Cup
Summary of the South American World Cup qualifiers played on Thursday IMAGE: Argentina's Lionel Messi cuts a figure of frustration at the end of their 2018 World Cup qualifier against Peru at La Bombonera stadium in Buenos Aires on Thursday. Photograph: Agustin Marcarian/Reuters Twice champions and 2014 runners-up Argentina were in serious danger of failing to reach the 2018 World Cup finals after being held to a 0-0 draw by Peru on Thursday. Lionel Messi's side are on 25 points in sixth ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
The Assam Tribune
'Dangerous' Jeakson ready to rock at U-17 World Cup
Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports (I/C), Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore felicitates India U-17 World Cup football team captain Amarjit Singh Kiyam during the Assocham Industry Discussion & Felicitation Sessions, in New Delhi on Tuesday. PTI Photo NEW ...
 The Assam Tribune2 weeks ago
Moonwalk: 'Dangerous' Jeakson ready to rock at U-17 World Cup
The meagre family income pulled through by his vegetable-seller mother has Jeakson Singh worried quite often but the midfielder shoves it away by focussing on the pride he feels in representing India at the FIFA under-17 World Cup. Jeakson, a defensive ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
Sports/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
U-17 World Cup: FIFA officials to reach city on ThursdayKolkata, Sep 25 (IANS) A host of officials of the world football's governing body FIFA will be landing the city on Thursday for the Under-17 World Cup which gets underway in the country from October ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago
Sports/Business/Football/FIFA U-17 World Cup
Sports licensing industry bets big on U-17 football World CupBy Bappaditya ChatterjeeKolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) India's sports licensing industry is betting big on the upcoming Under-17 World Cup as the mega event is expected to benefit the sector by increasing ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Colombia first team to arrive in India
With the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup set to begin in next two weeks, Colombia became the first team to arrive in India for the tournament.The South American nation is placed in Group A and will play two of their group matches in New Delhi and one match in Navi ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
Germany, Colombia face off in first pre-quarterfinal clash
Germany, Colombia face off in first pre-quarterfinal clash NEW DELHI, Oct 15: The quest to enhance their reputation in footballs biggest talent-hunt competition will face a stern examination when Germany and Colombia face off in the first FIFA U-17 World Cup ...
 The Assam Tribune5 days ago

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