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.