U-17 WC stadia should be ready 9 months prior to event: FIFA
U-17 WC stadia should be ready 9 months prior to event: FIFA

The stadia hosting the 2017 U-17 football World Cup matches in India will have to be ready at least nine months before the start of the showpiece event, visiting FIFA representatives said here today.

Indian government backs AIFF to host the 2017 U-17 Football World Cup

AIFF`s bid to host the 2017 U-17 Football World Cup received a major boost on Monday as the central government gave its approval.

Maken assures FIFA of co-operation for U-17 World Cup

The AIFF`s wish to host the 2017 U-17 football World Cup in India got a shot in the arm after the Sports Ministry on Wednesday assured FIFA of full co-operation in organising the event.