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FIFA Under 17 World Cup, Day 2 Matches: Brazil to battle Spain, Germany to face Costa Rica

After the FIFA Under 17 World Cup opened to some scintialling clashes on opening day, Day 2 promises to be even better with some mouthwatering clashes between some of the strong title contenders.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 07, 2017 10:01 AM

FIFA U-17 World Cup India vs USA: India coach Luis Norton de Matos 'not happy' with result in maiden outing

India was defeated 3-0 in their maiden outing in the FIFA U-17 World Cup. Although India sparkled in patches, US's superior game helped them dominate the show.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 07, 2017 03:26 AM

FIFA U-17 World Cup: USA drub India 3-0 to spoil hosts World Cup debut

India's campaign at the FIFA under 17 World Cup started on a losing note as the hosts were handed a 3-0 defeat by USA in their opening group fixture at the Jawahar LAL Nehru Stadium at Delhi on...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 06, 2017 10:25 PM

FIFA Under 17 World Cup: Hosts India to make tournament debut with opening encounter against formidable USA

It would be one of those days on the soccer field when the underdog clashes against a top contender in the beautiful game, Soccer. Minnows India take on a formidable US team in their opening group...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 06, 2017 06:11 PM

FIFA U-17 World Cup: An emotional reunion of Indian players and parents in Delhi

According to the witnesses, it was an emotional meeting since many players belong to humble backgrounds and their parents have struggled to make ends meet.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 06, 2017 03:57 PM

FIFA Under 17 World Cup: India team's record at major international tournaments

It would be history in the making when India's Under 17 football team take to the field against US in their opening group game of the FIFA Under 17 World Cup at Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium on October 6....

News Nation Bureau | Oct 06, 2017 01:31 PM

FIFA World Cup 2018 Qualifiers: Argentina's goalless draw with Peru puts their qualification in jeopardy

South American soccer giant Argentina's bid to qualify for the 2018 World Cup suffered a severe jolt after being held to a goalless draw by Peru at their World Cup qualifying game at Buenos Aires on...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 06, 2017 12:10 PM

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Sachin Tendulkar wishes Team India, says chase your dreams

Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar joined celebrities in wishing the Indian football team best of luck for their campaign in the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup that kick starts in the national...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 06, 2017 11:51 AM

Germany clinch 3-1 win over Northern Island, England beat Slovenia 1-0 to secure 2018 World Cup berths

Defending champions Germany secured a berth at next year's World Cup in Russia with a 3-1 win in Northern Ireland, while England beat Slovenia 1-0 to seal their spot at football's showpiece event .

News Nation Bureau | Oct 06, 2017 11:02 AM

FIFA U-17 World Cup India vs USA: We have small percentage of winning against US, says India coach Luis Norton de Matos

India and US are all set to clash in the opening match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at New Delhi on Friday. Indian coach, Luis Norton de Matos has emphasised that his team is capable of surprising a...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 06, 2017 07:25 AM

Air quality 'poor' on eve of U-17 FIFA world cup in Delhi: Greenpeace report

A day before the U-17 FIFA world cup kicks off in Delhi, environment NGO Greenpeace said on Thursday the level of coarse air pollutants PM10 “far exceeded” the safe levels in the host cities of...

PTI | Oct 05, 2017 10:48 PM

FIFA Under 17 World Cup: Hosts India to lock horns against formidable USA in opening group fixture

The Indian Under 17 team is set to make history of sorts when they take to the field against formidable US team in their opening group fixture of the Under 17 World Cup on Thursday.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 05, 2017 06:05 PM

FIFA U-17 World Cup: FIFA launches Hindi Twitter account, platform to share play-by-play updates, event pics, behind-the-scenes videos

World football's governing body, FIFA launched a Hindi twitter account of the U-17 World Cup, which begins in the national capital on Thursday.

PTI | Oct 05, 2017 01:38 PM

FIFA Under-17 World Cup: Mamata Banerjee inaugurates newly renovated Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday inaugurated the newly renovated Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata, which is scheduled to host the FIFA Under-17 World Cup next month.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 05, 2017 12:36 PM

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Former legends welcome top event to Kolkata

Former greats such as P K Banerjee, Shyam Thapa, Subrata Bhattacharya, Gautam Sarkar, Bidesh Bose, Prasun Banerjee, Shanti Mullick attended unveiling of the trophyat the Kshudiram Anushilan Kendra.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 05, 2017 12:35 PM