U17 World Cup

China replaces North Korea in FIFA women's U-17 World Cup in India

India was originally selected to host the 2020 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup but the tournament was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 16th March 2022

Meet Ibha the lioness - official mascot of FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2022

According to a release issued by the global body, Ibha aims to inspire women and girls across India and around the world to realise their potential.

published on : 11th October 2021

England's Jadon Sancho issue: When Borussia Dortmund has the last laugh

Jadon Sancho who recently joined Borussia Dortmund from Manchester City was called back by the club inspite of the current U17 World Cup showing how clubs have control over players.

published on : 22nd October 2017

Salt Lake's pride: Two teams with one soul as Brazil take on Germany

Penalties would be cruel, but the occasion demands no less drama. This is Brazil versus Germany after all.

published on : 22nd October 2017

Rain plays havoc, Ghana wonder why match wasn't called off

Mali played Ghana after 24 hours of almost incessant rain making the ball stop awkwardly and forcing players to adjust to the lack of bounce and rolling.

published on : 22nd October 2017

Mali advance to semifinals after 2-1 win over Ghana

The result meant it was a repeat of the U-17 African Cup of Nations final where Mali beat Ghana to remain the last team stainding from Africa.

published on : 21st October 2017

Brenner da Silva scores twice as Brazil beat New Zealand in practice game

Brenner da Silva struck twice as Brazil commenced their tune-up for the FIFA U17 World Cup with an impressive 2-1 victory over New Zealand in a practice game here today.

published on : 28th September 2017