• fifa earmarks usd 38 million for u 17 world cup in india

    FIFA earmarks USD 38 million for U-17 World Cup in India

    Football | June 21, 2014 1:26 IST

    Rio de Janeiro:  It's not just the All India Football Federation but the sport's governing body FIFA is also doing its bit to ensure a smooth conduct of the Under-17 World Cup, earmarking around USD

  • india needs to upgrade u 17 world cup stadia fifa

    India needs to upgrade U-17 World Cup stadia: FIFA

    Football | February 26, 2014 16:40 IST

    New Delhi:  A team of FIFA inspectors visited the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here Wednesday and said there was urgent need to refurbish stadia around the country in preparation for the 2017 U-17 FIFA World Cup.Inaki

  • india gets down to preparing for u 17 world cup

    India gets down to preparing for U-17 World Cup

    Football | December 15, 2013 16:43 IST

    New Delhi: India is gearing itself to host the Under-17 FIFA World Cup in 2017, in preparation for which, the country's parent body for football, is giving the push to short-listed host cities to put

  • fifa lauds nigeria for winning u 17 world cup

    FIFA lauds Nigeria for winning U-17 World Cup

    Football | November 14, 2013 14:36 IST

    Lagos: The International Football Federation (FIFA) has hailed the victorious Golden Eaglets of Nigeria for their triumph at the U-17 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates.A statement reaching Xinhua Thursday from the Nigeria Football

  • nigeria u17 world cup champion

    Nigeria U17 World Cup champion

    Football | November 09, 2013 11:36 IST

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Nigeria beat Mexico 3-0 in the Under-17 World Cup final on Friday to win the tournament for a record fourth time.   Nigeria went ahead in the ninth minute through Erick

  • mexico beats beats uruguay to claim u 17 world cup

    Mexico Beats Beats Uruguay To Claim U-17 World Cup

    Football | July 11, 2011 8:46 IST

    Mexico City, Jul 11: Mexico won the Under-17 World Cup final on Sunday, defeating Uruguay 2-0 with goals from Antonio Briseno in the 31st minute and Giovani Casillas in second-half stoppage time.The victory thrilled a