FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Moirangthem Dheeraj Singh disappointed at India loss, despite praise by USA coach

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Moirangthem Dheeraj Singh disappointed at India loss, despite praise by USA coach

But for Dhreeraj, who made at least three fine saves, including a point blank strike by American captain and star striker Josh Sargent, India would have lost the Group A match by a bigger margin.

Oct 07, 2017, 18:32 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Paraguay beat Mali 3-2 in Group B opener

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Paraguay beat Mali 3-2 in Group B opener

After the two sides were tied 2-2 at half time, it was in the 55th minute when Alan Rodriguez successfully converted from the spot to score the winner for Paraguay.

Oct 06, 2017, 22:44 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: India's historic day in football ends in 3-0 defeat to USA

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.

Oct 06, 2017, 22:09 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: 27000 free tickets for school kids but not enough water

FIFA U-17 World Cup: 27000 free tickets for school kids but not enough water

Call it a noble gesture or the need to fill up the stadium, close to 27,000 free tickets for the opening day of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup, here, were handed out to schools in Delhi/NCR (National Capital Region). But the administrators at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium couldn’t manage enough water to quench the thirst of these students.

Oct 06, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, India vs USA – As it happened...

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, India vs USA – As it happened...

India, on Friday, made a historic FIFA debut, but a dominant USA side stole the spotlight with a stunning 3-0 victory at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi

Oct 06, 2017, 18:31 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Sports Minister holds final inspection at Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium

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.

Oct 05, 2017, 15:27 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: India's senior football team sends video message to colts

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.

Oct 04, 2017, 18:29 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Canadian PIO Sunny Dhaliwal drafted into Indian squad

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Canadian PIO Sunny Dhaliwal drafted into Indian squad

The tall goalkeeper who has the experience of playing with MLS club Toronto FC was scouted through the online portal started by the All India Football Federation (AIFF). Post his selection Dhaliwal had even attended a 10-day trial program at Goa, as reported by Times of India.

Jul 28, 2017, 17:12 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: India will prove dark horse in the tournament, feels Vijay Goel

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: India will prove dark horse in the tournament, feels Vijay Goel

The U-17 World Cup will kick-start from October 6, with India being drawn alongside Colombia, Ghana and USA in Group A. Hosts India will be playing against the USA in the opening fixture of the tournament.

Jul 28, 2017, 14:32 PM IST