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FIFA Under-17 World Cup: England beat Spain 5-2 to become world champions

England became World Champions on Saturday by defeating Spain 5-2 in the final match of FIFA Under-17 World Cup played at Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 28, 2017 11:29 PM

FIFA Under 17 World Cup: England to battle Spain in all European title clash at the Salt Lake Stadium

The FIFA Under 17 World Cup shall come to a grand closure when England and Spain battle it out for the coveted title at the historic Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata on Saturday.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 28, 2017 01:13 PM

India must put football in top priority, says FIFA president Gianni Infantino

FIFA president Gianni Infantino on Friday said India boasting one-sixth of world’s population should put football on top of its priority.

PTI | Oct 28, 2017 06:21 AM

India is a football country now, says FIFA president 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.

PTI | Oct 26, 2017 04:22 PM

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Spain thump Mali 3-1 to book title clash with England

European champions Spain upstaged Mali 3-1 in a pulsating semi-final contest to enter the grand finale of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at the D Y Patil Stadium, here on Thursday.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 26, 2017 09:57 AM

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Classical Spain set to clash with Mali in semi-finals

Spain is all set to clash with Mali in the semif-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup on Wednesday. Whereas Spain is known for their flair and style, Mali is renowned for their aggressive game.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 24, 2017 02:24 PM

FIFA Football awards 2017 : Cristiano Ronaldo bags Men's player of the year title ,Zidane declared men's best coach

Ronaldo beat Argentina's Lionel Messi and Brazil's Neymar for the coveted title.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 24, 2017 04:50 AM

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Mali, England display amazing performance to secure semi-final berth

Mali advanced themselves to the semifinals after defeating Ghana 2-1 in a FIFA U-17 World Cup quarterfinal match at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati on Saturday.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 21, 2017 11:54 PM

FIFA Under 17 World Cup: Two time champs Ghana take on Mali in all African quarterfinal

There would an African style of football at display when Ghana takes on continental rivals Mali in the first quarterfinal of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at Guwahati on Saturday.The match shall commence at...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 20, 2017 01:36 PM

FIFA U 17 World Cup: Benner's brace helps title favourites Brazil trounce Honduras 3-0, set up high voltage quarters with Germany

Striker Brenner found the back of the net twice as strong contender Brazil maintained their unbeaten streak by blanking Honduras 3-0 to set up a potentially high-octane quarterfinal clash against...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 19, 2017 08:44 AM

FIFA U 17 World Cup: Mali seal quarterfinal berth post thumping Iraq 5-1

African powerhouse Mali secured a berth into the quarterfinals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup after thumping Iraq 5-1 in a round of 16 clash at Margoa on Tuesday.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 18, 2017 08:25 AM

FIFA Under 17 World Cup: Jann-Fiete Arp goals help Germany thrash Colombia, seal quarterfinal berth

Germany skipper Jann-Fiete Arp timely strikes helped his side register a comprehensive 4-0 win over Colombia and help them sail into quarterfinals at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Monday.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 17, 2017 09:40 AM

Watch video: MS Dhoni's daughter Ziva offers drinks to father in Celebrity Clasico

Mahi's daughter Ziva stole the limelight from him in the Celebrity Clasico match at the Mumbai Football Arena.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 16, 2017 11:42 PM

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Germany to face Colombia in pre-quarterfinal clash

The quest to enhance their reputation in football’s biggest talent-hunt competition will face a stern examination when Germany and Colombia face off in the first FIFA U-17 World Cup pre-quarterfinal...

PTI | Oct 16, 2017 11:48 AM

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Ghana end India's campaign, trounce cults 4-0 in final group match

Ghana on Thursday crushed India's FIFA Under-17 World Cup campaign on Thursday and trounced the cults by 4-0 in the final group match played at JLN Stadium, Delhi.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 12, 2017 11:50 PM