<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 18 Jun 2017 09:30:00 GMTSun, 18 Jun 2017 21:03:40 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Bidding process launched for 2019 men's youth tournaments]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=bidding-process-launched-for-2019-men-s-youth-tournaments-2895842.htmlSun, 18 Jun 2017 09:30:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017<![CDATA[New Caledonia keeping it in the family]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=new-caledonia-keeping-it-in-the-family-2892304.htmlFri, 02 Jun 2017 11:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Mali retain their crown to lead African challenge ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=mali-retain-their-crown-to-lead-african-challenge-2890482.htmlMon, 29 May 2017 14:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Mali and Niger seal Africa's final tickets to India]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=mali-and-niger-seal-africa-s-final-tickets-to-india-2885248.htmlSun, 21 May 2017 22:54:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Guinea join Ghana on plane to India]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=guinea-join-ghana-on-plane-to-india-2885115.htmlGuinea secured a goalless draw with Ghana at the CAF U-17 Africa Cup of Nations, meaning they joined their opponents at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.

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Sat, 20 May 2017 21:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Spain crowned record U-17 European champions]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=spain-crowned-record-u-17-european-champions-2884747.htmlSpain defeat England on penalties after dramatic final for record-extending ninth UEFA U-17 European Championship title, with finalists to be joined by Germany, France and Turkey at this year's FIFA U-17 World Cup.

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Sat, 20 May 2017 08:40:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Ghana ease their way to India]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=ghana-ease-their-way-to-india-2884243.htmlWed, 17 May 2017 23:53:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[France complete Europe's India-bound quintet]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=france-complete-europe-s-india-bound-quintet-2884083.htmlTue, 16 May 2017 13:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[African octet eye Indian berths]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=african-octet-eye-indian-berths-2883883.htmlFIFA.com looks ahead to the action.]]>Sun, 14 May 2017 09:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[England and Germany book tickets to India]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=england-and-germany-book-tickets-to-india-2883861.htmlSat, 13 May 2017 13:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Spain and Turkey secure India berths]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=spain-and-turkey-secure-india-berths-2883829.htmlFri, 12 May 2017 12:52:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Olympic experience key for adventurous applicant]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=olympic-experience-key-for-adventurous-applicant-2883468.htmlYana Banerjee-Bey, an applicant to volunteer at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, speaks about her experience of volunteering at major events like the Olympic Games, and her hopes for the first FIFA tournament on Indian soil.

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Fri, 12 May 2017 09:27:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Mexico three-peat as CONCACAF champions]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=mexico-three-peat-as-concacaf-champions-2883039.htmlMon, 08 May 2017 00:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[#FootballTakesOver photo contest to capture India's excitement]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=footballtakesover-photo-contest-to-capture-india-s-excitement-2882411.htmlFri, 05 May 2017 11:11:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[USA join trio in qualifying for India]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=trio-collect-passage-to-india-2882379.htmlFri, 05 May 2017 09:27:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Puyol: U-17 finals will showcase stars of the future]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=puyol-u-17-finals-will-showcase-stars-of-the-future-2882273.htmlFIFA.com ahead of helping to kick off ticket sales for the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 in New Delhi.]]>Wed, 03 May 2017 14:19:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[European crown and World Cup berths on the line]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=european-crown-and-world-cup-berths-on-the-line-2882272.htmlFrom Wednesday onwards 16 teams will do battle for the U-17 European Championship title in Croatia, with the five best sides also qualifying for the FIFA U-17 World Cup in India in the autumn. One of the participating teams is the smallest nation ever to reach the tournament.

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Wed, 03 May 2017 10:54:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[From Bangalore to Brazil, and back]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=4/news=from-bangalore-to-brazil-and-back-2880253.htmlWith football fever gripping India this year as the country gears up to host the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup, the nation's inaugural FIFA event, it was little surprise that the Volunteer Programme for the tournament saw fervent interest. 

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Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:57:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Volunteers Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Stalteri's starlets have eyes on India ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=4/news=stalteri-s-starlets-have-eyes-on-india-2880128.htmlFri, 21 Apr 2017 15:39:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Lucio: Experience is all important]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=4/news=lucio-experience-is-all-important-2879040.htmlFIFA.com spoke to FIFA World Cup winner Lucio, who gave his insight into what the world can expect from India at the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup, following his stint with FC Goa in the Indian Super League.]]>Wed, 12 Apr 2017 12:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Thousands descend on Mission XI Million festival]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=4/news=thousands-descend-on-mission-xi-million-festival-2879043.htmlMission XI Million continued apace in Ahmedabad today, with 6,000 children descending on The Arena by TransStadia in the city to attend a Mission XI Million Football Festival, in the presence of some Indian superstars.

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Sat, 08 Apr 2017 18:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[FIFA Commercial Affiliates pledge full support for India 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=fifa-commercial-affiliates-pledge-full-support-for-india-2017-2878093.htmlFIFA and the FIFA U-17 World Cup Local Organising Committee have held a workshop in New Dehli aimed at developing the cooperation with Commercial Affiliates involved with the tournament.

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Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:53:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Release Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[India’s footballing future is for all ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=india-s-footballing-future-is-for-all-2877506.htmlDuring a recent inspection tour for the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, FIFA’s delegation spent time at local schools to see the impact that the Mission XI Million programme was already having on boys and girls in the country.

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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:38:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017: match schedule and Official Slogan]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=fifa-u-17-world-cup-india-2017-match-schedule-and-official-slogan-unve-2877075.htmlMon, 27 Mar 2017 10:25:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Brazil head up South American quartet]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=brazil-head-up-south-american-quartet-2876546.htmlMon, 20 Mar 2017 20:40:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Matos: India will show indomitable will]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=matos-india-will-show-indomitable-will-2876457.htmlWith 200 days to go until the FIFA U-17 World Cup in India, the host nation's new head coach Luis Norton de Matos sat down with FIFA.com for a chat about the challenge ahead and what football legacy the tournament could leave in the second-most populated country in the world.

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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:39:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Colombia secure ticket to India]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=colombia-secure-ticket-to-india-2876473.htmlMon, 20 Mar 2017 01:54:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Paraguay, Chile and Brazil win passage to India]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=paraguay-chile-and-brazil-win-passage-to-india-2876340.htmlFri, 17 Mar 2017 01:44:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Hero MotoCorp signs up as National Supporter of India 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=hero-motocorp-signs-up-as-national-supporter-of-india-2017-2876210.htmlThu, 16 Mar 2017 10:40:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Young Dawood inspired by iconic Iraq idol]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=young-dawood-inspired-by-iconic-iraq-idol-2875337.htmlFIFA.com hears from teenage Iraq ace Mohammed Dawood about following in the footsteps of national football icon Younis Mahmoud, ambitions for the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup in India and much more.]]>Thu, 09 Mar 2017 03:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Volunteer programme launched for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=volunteer-programme-launched-for-fifa-u-17-world-cup-india-2017-2874777.htmlMon, 06 Mar 2017 09:56:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Volunteers Kind=Release Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Mission XI Million set to boost India’s football growth]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=mission-xi-million-set-to-boost-india-s-football-growth-2868816.htmlTue, 28 Feb 2017 02:16:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Pacific pair bound for India after historic fortnight]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=pacific-pair-bound-for-india-after-historic-fortnight-2868653.htmlFIFA.com reviews a historic edition of the OFC U-17 Championship in which New Zealand and New Caledonia booked passage to India 2017.]]>Mon, 27 Feb 2017 06:57:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[South America's ten contenders aim for India]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=south-america-s-ten-contenders-aim-for-india-2867979.htmlWed, 22 Feb 2017 15:45:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[New Caledonia, New Zealand bound for India]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=new-caledonia-new-zealand-bound-for-india-2867917.htmlWed, 22 Feb 2017 07:16:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Official Mascot unveiled for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=official-mascot-unveiled-for-fifa-u-17-world-cup-india-2017-2866714.htmlFri, 10 Feb 2017 07:26:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Passage to India on offer in Oceania]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=passage-to-india-on-offer-in-oceania-2866725.htmlFIFA.com previews the OFC U-17 Championship where for the first time two tickets to the global arena are on offer to the eight aspirants.]]>Fri, 10 Feb 2017 06:24:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Constantine: U-17 World Cup is a huge honour for India ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=constantine-u-17-world-cup-is-a-huge-honour-for-india-2866576.htmlFIFA.com on the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup.]]>Wed, 08 Feb 2017 07:21:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Bank of Baroda becomes first National Supporter for the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=bank-of-baroda-becomes-first-national-supporter-for-the-fifa-u-17-worl-2861340.htmlBank of Baroda has become the first Indian company to sign up as a National Supporter for the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, the first FIFA event to be hosted in the subcontinent.

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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 14:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Release Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Adam: We want to bring football to 11 million children]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=adam-we-want-to-bring-football-to-11-million-children-2857154.htmlSat, 10 Dec 2016 11:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Sinama-Pongolle, from Trinidad to Thailand]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=sinama-pongolle-from-trinidad-to-thailand-2857195.htmlThu, 01 Dec 2016 10:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[India 2017 continues to take shape]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=india-2017-continues-to-take-shape-2846684.htmlth edition of the event kicks off, with the world's second-most populous nation hosting a FIFA tournament for the first time.]]>Thu, 27 Oct 2016 10:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[African eight set for U-17 finals]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=african-eight-set-for-u-17-finals-2840080.htmlWed, 05 Oct 2016 01:23:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Iraq headline Asian quartet bound for India]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=quartet-through-as-iraq-crowned-in-asia-2839144.htmlFIFA.com reviews the AFC U-16 Championship as four Asian sides among a 16-team field battled for a ticket to India 2017.]]>Mon, 03 Oct 2016 06:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Official Emblem launched for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=official-emblem-launched-for-fifa-u-17-world-cup-india-2017-2837035.htmlTue, 27 Sep 2016 16:33:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Release Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Asian quartet qualify for India 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=iran-the-first-to-qualify-for-india-2836702.htmlSun, 25 Sep 2016 14:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Al Sunaini: Yemen can make the world finals again ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=al-sunaini-yemen-can-make-the-world-finals-again-2832485.htmlAmen Al Sunaini is aiming to lead Yemen to the country's second FIFA U-17 World Cup. In an interview with FIFA.com ahead of the AFC U-16 Championship qualifying tournament, Al Sunaini talks about his ambition with the Yemenis.

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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 15:43:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Race for India kick-started in Polynesia]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=8/news=race-for-india-kick-started-in-polynesia-2818940.htmlFri, 05 Aug 2016 05:33:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Lalpekhlua: Hosting the U-17 World Cup is a golden opportunity]]>http://www.fifa.com/live-scores/news/y=2016/m=6/news=lalpekhlua-hosting-the-u-17-world-cup-is-a-great-opportunity-2799583.htmlFri, 03 Jun 2016 03:10:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News<![CDATA[Tendulkar: India can impact world football]]>http://www.fifa.com/live-scores/news/y=2015/m=12/news=tendulkar-india-can-impact-world-football-2741999.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Sachin Tendulkar, who is often referred to as 'the God of cricket', to chat about the booming interest in football in India, the FIFA U-17 World Cup heading to India in 2017, what football and learn from cricket and much more.]]>Mon, 07 Dec 2015 07:33:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=General Kind=VIP interview<![CDATA[Iconic Chhetri points the way forward for India]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=iconic-chhetri-points-the-way-forward-for-india-2672131.htmlFIFA.com spoke with India captain Sunil Chhetri about the 31-year-old's legacy so far, along with his thoughts on the Blue Tigers' ability to progress on their road to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia despite some disappointing results early on and much more.

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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 08:34:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)