2017 Under-17 football World Cup

FIFA delegation satisfied with Salt Lake Stadium

A FIFA delegation on a visit to inspect venues in connection with the 2017 Under-17 Football World Cup, which India would host, expressed satisfaction with the Salt Lake Stadium.

Feb 28, 2014, 16:23 PM IST

FIFA team inspects AIFF venues in Goa for U-17 World Cup

A FIFA team on Saturday visited Goa as part of its ongoing tour to inspect venues suggested by the All India Football Federation (AIFF), for hosting matches of the U-17 World Cup to be held in India in 2017.

Feb 22, 2014, 20:38 PM IST

FIFA team meets Sports Ministry, starts inspection of venues

Taking the first step towards ensuring smooth conduct of the 2017 Under-17 football World Cup in India, a three-member FIFA team has met officials of the Sports Ministry before leaving to inspect probable venues for the showpiece event.

Feb 21, 2014, 17:28 PM IST

Patel to meet Blatter in Zurich, to discuss U-17 World Cup bid

AIFF president Praful Patel will seek to convince Sepp Blatter about India`s ability to host the 2017 Under-17 Football World Cup when he meets the FIFA chief in Zurich.

Jan 15, 2013, 19:38 PM IST

Uncertainty looms over India`s chances of hosting U-17 WC

India`s chances of hosting the 2017 Under-17 football World Cup is shrouded in uncertainty.

Jan 14, 2013, 14:41 PM IST