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FIFA U-17 Worldcup begins in Delhi, India and the fever is crazy.

 FIFA U-17 World Cup begins in Delhi. 

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FIFA or Federation Internationale de Football Association is an international body of football and beach soccer. Its headquarter is in Zurich, Switzerland. FIFA has a massive fan following. Once the fever sets in, the craze begins. In addition, India for the first time is hosting the U-17 FIFA World Cup. Starting today in Delhi, it is the Indian team, who will compete with USA.

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The U-17 Indian team.

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India has always been a cricket crazy country. So hosting the world’s largest football tournament is a matter of pride. The U-17 Indian Team is owned by the All India Football Federation. It is also a part of the Asian and the South Asian Football Federation. This will be the greatest anticipation for the Indian team to participate in FIFA. The first tournament will be held in Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium from 8 pm onward. They will be competing against USA today. The next tournaments will be against Columbia on 9th and Ghana on 12th October on the same venue.

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FIFA U- 17 World Cup schedules.

The World Cup apart from Delhi, will be held in many Indian states. This is going to be the biggest tournament, the country has ever seen. While such a craze generally happens with cricket, but football is breaking grounds.

The following schedule of the football tournaments.

New Delhi.

October 6:

Colombia vs Ghana – 17:00 GROUP A, Delhi

India vs USA- 20:00 GROUP A, Delhi

October 9:

Ghana vs USA – 17:00 GROUP A, New Delhi

India vs Colombia – 20:00 GROUP A, Delhi

October 12:

Mali vs New Zealand – 17:00 GROUP B, New Delhi

Ghana vs India – 20:00 GROUP A, New Delhi

Round of 16

October 16:

[2A] V/S [2C] 17:00, Delhi- Match 37

[1B] V/S [3A/C/D] 20:00, Delhi- Match 38

 

 

Mumbai

October 6:

New Zealand vs Turkey- 17:00 GROUP B, New Mumbai

Paraguay vs Mali- 20:00 GROUP B, Navi Mumbai

October 9:

Turkey vs Mali – 17:00 GROUP B, Navi Mumbai

Paraguay vs New Zealand – 20:00 GROUP B, Navi Mumbai

October 12:

Turkey vs Paraguay – 17:00 GROUP B, Navi Mumbai

USA vs Colombia – 20:00 GROUP A, Navi Mumbai

Round of 16:

October 18:

[1A] v/s [3C/D/E] 17:00, Navi Mumbai- Match 43

Semi Finals:

October 25:

[W48] vs [W47] 20:00, Navi Mumbai- Match 50

 

Guwahati, Assam.

October 8:

New Caledonia vs France- 17:00 GROUP E, Guwahati

 Honduras vs Japan- 20:00 GROUP E, Guwahati

October 11:

France vs Japan – 17:00 GROUP E, Guwahati

Honduras vs New Caledonia – 20:00 GROUP E, Guwahati

October 14:

France vs Honduras – 17:00 GROUP E, Guwahati

Mexico vs Chile – 20:00 GROUP F, Guwahati

Round of 16:

October 17:

[1E] v/s [2D] 17:00, Guwahati- Match 40

Quarter Finals:

October 21:

[W43] vs [W42] 17:00, Guwahati-Match 45

Semi Finals:

October 25:

[W46] vs [W45] 17:00, Guwahati- Match 49

 

 

Kolkata

October 8:

Chile vs England – 5pm GROUP F

Iraq vs Mexico – 8pm GROUP F

October 11:

England vs Mexico – 5pm GROUP F

Iraq vs Chile – 5pm GROUP F

October 14:

Japan vs New Caledonia – 5pm GROUP E

England vs Iraq – 8pm GROUP F

Round of 16:

October 17:

[1F] v/s [2E] 20:00, Kolkata- Match 41

Quarter Finals:

October 22:

[W37] vs [W44] 20:00, Kolkata- Match 48

Third place playoff:

October 28:

[L49] vs [L50] 17:00, Kolkata

Final:

October 28:

[W49] vs [W50] 20:00, Kolkata

 

 

Kochi, Kerala

October 7:

Brazil vs Spain- 17:00 GROUP D, Kochi

DPR Korea vs Niger- 20:00 GROUP D, Kochi

October 10:

Spain vs Niger – 17:00 GROUP D, Kochi

DPR Korea vs Brazil – 20:00 GROUP D, Kochi

October 13:

Guinea vs Germany – 17:00 GROUP C, Kochi

Spain vs DPR Korea – 20:00 GROUP D, Kochi

 

 

Goa

October 7:

 Germany vs Costa Rica- 17:00 GROUP C

Iran vs Guinea- 20:00 GROUP C

October 10:

Costa Rica vs Guinea – 17:00 GROUP C

Iran vs Germany – 20:00 GROUP C

October 13:

Costa Rica vs Iran – 17:00 GROUP C

Niger vs Brazil – 20:00 GROUP D

Round of 16:

October 17:

[1C] v/s [3A/B/F] 17:00

[2B] v/s [2F] 20:00

Quarter Finals:

October 21:

[W38] vs [W41] 20:00

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