FIFA U-17 World Cup

ISL 2017-18: Delhi Dynamos seek winning start at home against NorthEast United

ISL 2017-18: Delhi Dynamos seek winning start at home against NorthEast United

The Dynamos began their ISL season on a winning note with a 3-2 victory over FC Pune City but suffered a 1-4 drubbing at the hands of tournament new-comers Bengaluru FC in their second away match on November 26.

Dec 01, 2017, 22:53 PM IST
ISL 2017-18: Kolkata to host final, inaugural game shifted to Kochi

ISL 2017-18: Kolkata to host final, inaugural game shifted to Kochi

ATK are the reigning champions, having beaten hosts Kerala Blasters FC in the final of the last edition in Kochi.

Nov 02, 2017, 20:21 PM IST
England thrash Spain 5-2 to win 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup

England thrash Spain 5-2 to win 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup

The spectacle was taking place in front of a capacity crowd of 66684 at the Salt Lake Stadium.

Oct 28, 2017, 23:35 PM IST
2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil vs Mail, England vs Spain — As it happened...

2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil vs Mail, England vs Spain — As it happened...

Also, it's a sweet revenge for England. They lost to Spain in the U-17 European Championship, earlier this year.

Oct 28, 2017, 16:36 PM IST
Pakistan suspension, VAR technology to be discussed at FIFA Meeting

Pakistan suspension, VAR technology to be discussed at FIFA Meeting

A 37-member FIFA Council meets here just a day before the summit clash of the FIFA U-17 World Cup between Spain and England. This is the first time the FIFA Council is meeting outside of its headquarters at Zurich during a FIFA U-17 World Cup.

Oct 27, 2017, 00:15 AM IST
India to have Centre of Excellence with FIFA help: AIFF

India to have Centre of Excellence with FIFA help: AIFF

Praful Patel said six AIFF academies will be established spread across the country, each one housing 30-50 young boys and girls.

Oct 26, 2017, 21:01 PM IST
India is a football country now, says FIFA chief Giani Infantino

India is a football country now, says FIFA chief Giani Infantino

"India is a football country now," FIFA president Giani Infantino declared after arriving here to chair the FIFA Council meeting on Friday and attend the U-17 World Cup final.

Oct 26, 2017, 13:18 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: FIFA website glitches leave fans ticket-less for Brazil vs England semifinal in Kolkata

FIFA U-17 World Cup: FIFA website glitches leave fans ticket-less for Brazil vs England semifinal in Kolkata

Technical flaws on the official FIFA website and long online queues kept football fans in Kolkata without tickets for the Under-17 World Cup semifinal between Brazil and England, according to a report in The Indian Expres.

Oct 25, 2017, 08:55 AM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Battle of favourites as Brazil and England meet in relocated semifinal

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Battle of favourites as Brazil and England meet in relocated semifinal

Odds-on favourites Brazil and England will look to brush aside last-minute logistical alterations and outsmart one another in a crunch semi-final clash here at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Wednesday.

Oct 24, 2017, 14:05 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Battle of contrasting styles as Spain clash with Mali

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Battle of contrasting styles as Spain clash with Mali

A battle of contrasting styles of football will be on view when classical Spain cross swords with robust Mali in the semifinal of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Wednesday.

Oct 24, 2017, 13:58 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil beat Germany to set up semis clash with England

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil beat Germany to set up semis clash with England

Brazil, seeking their fourth title overall and first since 2003, will now meet England in the first semifinals in Guwahati on October 25.

Oct 22, 2017, 23:06 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Spain outplay Iran 3-1 to reach semis

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Spain outplay Iran 3-1 to reach semis

Captain Abel Ruiz gave Spain the lead in the 13th minute before Sergio Gomez (60th) and Ferran Torres (67th) added a goal each.

Oct 22, 2017, 21:20 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: England thrash USA to enter semis

FIFA U-17 World Cup: England thrash USA to enter semis

Brewster scored in the 11th, 14th and 90+6th minutes from a penalty while Morgan Gibbs White scored in 64th minute to hand England the convincing win.

Oct 21, 2017, 23:22 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil start overwhelming favourites against Honduras

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil start overwhelming favourites against Honduras

Having won all their three group matches with ease, South American giants Brazil will start clear favourites when they take on the unfancied Honduras in a pre-quarterfinal match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, here on Wednesday.

Oct 17, 2017, 15:40 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Colombia beat USA 3-1, qualify for knock-outs

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Colombia beat USA 3-1, qualify for knock-outs

Desperately needing a win to push their case, Colombia scored through Juan Vidal (3rd minute), Juan Penaloza (67th) and Dieber Caicedo (87th) to seal the win and finish second in Group A behind Ghana.

Oct 12, 2017, 23:55 PM IST
FIFA U-17 Woirld Cup: India far ahead in football infrastructure, says Ghana U-17 coach

FIFA U-17 Woirld Cup: India far ahead in football infrastructure, says Ghana U-17 coach

Ghana defeated India 4-0 in their third and final Group A encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Thursday to proceed to the second stage of the FIFA U-17 World Cup.

Oct 12, 2017, 23:44 PM IST
India's FIFA U-17 World Cup ends with 4-0 defeat against Ghana

India's FIFA U-17 World Cup ends with 4-0 defeat against Ghana

The Indians gave the strong Ghana outfit a run for their money in the first half and kept them in check until the 43rd minute when visiting skipper Eric Ayiah broke the deadlock.

Oct 12, 2017, 22:17 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: India vs Ghana – As it happened...

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: India vs Ghana – As it happened...

With still a bleak possibility left in stepping onto the next round of the tournament, the Indian Colts face the Black Starlets, who had lifted the trophy twice in their footballing history.

Oct 12, 2017, 18:30 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Manipur footballers in Indian team get Chief Minister's help

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Manipur footballers in Indian team get Chief Minister's help

Taken aback by reports on the non-payment of dues to eight Manipuri footballers in the FIFA U-17 Indian team, state's Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on Thursday directed immediate payment of Rs 5 lakh each.

Oct 12, 2017, 13:33 PM IST
Iraq beat Chile 4-0 to notch up maiden FIFA U-17 World Cup win

Iraq beat Chile 4-0 to notch up maiden FIFA U-17 World Cup win

Dawood struck in the sixth and 68th minutes in the Group F match and led a one-man attack superbly as a historic pre- quarterfinal berth beckons the Lions of Mesopotamia in their second U-17 World Cup appearance.

Oct 11, 2017, 22:47 PM IST