<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2018 FIFA. All rights reservedVisit FIFA.com for footballing news from across the world plus interviews and the chance to comment on the beautiful game. Sat, 21 Oct 2017 15:23:00 GMTMon, 22 Apr 2019 15:11:58 GMTFIFA.com<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017]]>//img.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gifhttp://www.fifa.com/index.html13928rssFifa1555945341190<![CDATA[Angola set for debut, Guinea, Cameroon, Nigeria qualify]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2019/m=4/news=angola-set-for-debut-cameroon-nigeria-qualify.htmlSat, 20 Apr 2019 15:25:00 GMT1555945340789<![CDATA[Argentina head up South American contingent for Brazil 2019]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2019/m=4/news=argentina-head-up-south-american-u17-brazil-2019-quartet.htmlTue, 16 Apr 2019 12:03:00 GMT1555945340616<![CDATA[Paraguay and Ecuador win tickets to Brazil 2019]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2019/m=4/news=paraguay-and-ecuador-win-tickets-to-brazil-2019.htmlMon, 15 Apr 2019 06:17:00 GMT1555945340355<![CDATA[Argentina, Chile lock up qualification with room to spare]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2019/m=4/news=argentina-chile-lock-up-qualification-with-room-to-spare.htmlFri, 12 Apr 2019 04:30:00 GMT1555945314050<![CDATA[Japan crowned as quartet win through to Peru]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2018/m=10/news=japan-crowned-as-quartet-win-through-to-peru.htmlMon, 08 Oct 2018 03:08:00 GMT1555945313325<![CDATA[Australia, Korea Republic seal Peru 2019 spots]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2018/m=10/news=australia-seal-u-17-world-cup-spot.html<p>Japan and Tajikistan became the first two nations from Asia to secure qualification to the FIFA U-17 World Cup Peru 2019 after they both reached the AFC U-16 Championship semi-finals with wins over Oman and Korea DPR respectively.</p> Mon, 01 Oct 2018 13:46:00 GMT1555945313273<![CDATA[Japan, Tajikistan qualify for Peru 2019]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2018/m=9/news=japan-tajikistan-qualify-for-peru-2019.html<p>Japan and Tajikistan became the first two nations from Asia to secure qualification to the FIFA U-17 World Cup Peru 2019 after they both reached the AFC U-16 Championship semi-finals with wins over Oman and Korea DPR respectively.</p> Sun, 30 Sep 2018 14:40:00 GMT1555945312434<![CDATA[Solo rejoice in breakthrough moment]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2018/m=9/news=solo-rejoice-in-breakthrough-moment.htmlMon, 24 Sep 2018 06:16:00 GMT1555945312145<![CDATA[History for Solomons, New Zealand continue run]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2018/m=9/news=history-made-as-solomons-reach-world-stage.htmlWed, 19 Sep 2018 02:06:00 GMT1555945311278<![CDATA[Oceanian contenders kick-off Peru 2019 charge]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2018/m=9/news=oceanian-contenders-kick-off-peru-2019-charge.htmlFri, 07 Sep 2018 05:41:00 GMT1555945252072<![CDATA[Technical Study Group publishes its report on the FIFA U-17 World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2018/m=3/news=technical-study-group-publishes-its-report-on-the-fifa-u-17-world-cup.htmlTechnical Study Group publishes its report on the FIFA U-17 World Cup - For the first time ever, the FIFA Technical Study Group has released video analysis online as part of their report from a FIFA tournament, with the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 being the inaugural edition to get the video treatment. Thu, 22 Mar 2018 13:36:00 GMT1555945243555<![CDATA[Mission XI Million sets new milestones for Indian football]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=mission-xi-million-sets-new-milestones-for-indian-football-2925555.htmlAs part of the legacy of hosting the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, the Mission XI Million (MXIM) programme not only reached its stated goals, it far exceeded them.Wed, 20 Dec 2017 19:02:00 GMT1555945243456<![CDATA[England expects after Young Lions roar in 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=england-expects-after-young-lions-roar-in-2017-2925456.html<p>After England were victorious at both the FIFA U-20 World Cup and FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2017, we sat down with the two winning coaches – Paul Simpson and Steve Cooper – to discuss the secrets behind the Young Lions’ success.</p> Sat, 23 Dec 2017 09:20:00 GMT1555945239102<![CDATA[Football takes over on and off the pitch at India 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=11/news=football-takes-over-on-and-off-the-pitch-at-india-2017-2921102.html<p>&nbsp;</p> According to Sony India, the host nation&rsquo;s FIFA U-17 World Cup opener with USA attracted an audience of 1.8m viewers, while the highest single programme audience for live coverage was 1.1m on SONY Ten 2 when India faced Colombia.Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:35:00 GMT1555945236336<![CDATA[India 2017 in numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=india-2017-in-numbers-2918336.html<p>The FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 was a thrilling tournament enjoyed by well over a million spectators.&nbsp;Enjoy some of the main stats from the tournament, courtesy of&nbsp;<strong>FIFA.com</strong>.</p>Mon, 30 Oct 2017 14:00:11 GMT1555945236180<![CDATA[Bhattacharjya: India 2017 has been amazing]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=bhattacharjya-india-2017-has-been-amazing-2918180.html<strong>FIFA.com</strong> spoke to Joy Bhattacharjya on his three-year role as Project Director for the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.Sun, 29 Oct 2017 07:13:00 GMT1555945236205<![CDATA[England make history as football takes over India]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=england-make-history-as-football-takes-over-india-2918205.html<p>Records, goals and a new name on the trophy: just three things to come out of an incredible few weeks of action at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. We wrap up the tournament that led England's triumph and the sub-continent going football mad.</p>Sat, 28 Oct 2017 20:18:19 GMT1555945236150<![CDATA[Brewster hails amazing England triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=brewster-hails-amazing-england-triumph-2918150.htmlA Saturday night in Kolkata, India, will live long in the memory of striker Rhian Brewster and his England team-mates after they became FIFA U-17 World Cup winners.Sat, 28 Oct 2017 20:48:00 GMT1555945236145<![CDATA[Brazao, Brewster and Foden lead individual honours]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=brewster-foden-lead-individual-honours-2918145.html<p>Football may be a team sport, but a few select players delivered such outstanding individual performances over the course of the 22 days at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 as to merit and receive special recognition.</p>Sat, 28 Oct 2017 13:12:37 GMT1555945236157<![CDATA[Santi Denia: My players should be proud]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=santi-denia-my-players-should-be-proud-2918157.html<p>Spain coach Santi Denia believes his players will learn from the experience of defeat to England in the final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.</p> Sun, 29 Oct 2017 06:15:00 GMT1555945236160<![CDATA[Brazao: It's a recognition of my work]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=brazao-it-s-a-recognition-of-my-work-2918160.htmlBrazil goalkeeper Gabriel Brazao believes winning the adidas Golden Glove award was down to his contributions at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.Sat, 28 Oct 2017 20:01:00 GMT1555945236108<![CDATA[Young Lions savour sweet taste of victory, Brazil finish third]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=england-savour-sweet-taste-of-victory-brazil-finish-third-2918108.htmlAfter 52 games in 22 days, the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 has its champion: England. In a repeat of the&nbsp;European U-17 Championship final in May, the Three Lions again faced Spain, this time emerging victorious after coming back from 2-0 down to win a thrilling game 5-2.Sat, 28 Oct 2017 05:47:24 GMT1555945235846<![CDATA[England come back to win first U-17 World Cup title]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275921/match=300394752/match-report.htmlEngland came from two goals down to defeat Spain 5-2 and win their first-ever FIFA U-17 World Cup title in front of 66,684 in Kolkata, India, on Saturday.Sat, 28 Oct 2017 04:45:22 GMT1555945235841<![CDATA[Brazil beat luckless Mali to finish third]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275923/match=300394747/match-report.html<p>Brazil claimed third place at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 with a 2-0 victory over Mali at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Stadium in Kolkata on Saturday.</p>Sat, 28 Oct 2017 04:43:54 GMT1555945235820<![CDATA[Latibeaudiere looking ahead as final looms]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=latibeaudiere-looking-ahead-as-final-looms-2917820.html<p>Having missed his penalty in the UEFA U-17 EURO final against Spain, England captain Joel Latibeaudiere and his side are looking for revenge in the FIFA U-17 World Cup India final against their European opponents.</p>Fri, 27 Oct 2017 13:20:00 GMT1555945235780<![CDATA[England rematch excites Spain skipper Ruiz]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=england-rematch-excites-spain-skipper-ruiz-2917780.htmlAhead of the final at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 in Kolkata on Saturday, Spain captain Abel Ruiz gave an exclusive interview to <strong>FIFA.com</strong>.Fri, 27 Oct 2017 11:36:00 GMT1555945235737<![CDATA[Join us behind the scenes on the final day of India 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=join-us-behind-the-scenes-on-the-final-day-of-india-2017-2917737.htmlOn Saturday at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Stadium in Kolkata, the final two matches of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 will take place. But have you ever wondered what happens before the games are played?Fri, 27 Oct 2017 11:02:00 GMT1555945234785<![CDATA[Football and art go hand in hand in Kochi]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=football-and-art-go-hand-in-hand-in-kochi-2916785.htmlLearn how the artistic inspiration of two volunteers transformed the blank walls of a room at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium in Kochi.Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:24:13 GMT1555945235676<![CDATA[India 2017 hailed as a fantastic tournament]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=india-2017-hailed-as-a-fantastic-tournament-2917676.htmlWith the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 set to conclude on Saturday in Kolkata, media gathered at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Stadium for a closing press conference on Thursday.Thu, 26 Oct 2017 14:24:00 GMT1555945235655<![CDATA[History, revenge and consolation on offer in U-17 finale]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=history-revenge-and-consolation-on-offer-in-u-17-finale-2917655.htmlFrom the 24 teams that travelled to India in search of World Cup glory, only England and Spain still have a chance of making their dreams come true. Brazil and Mali, meanwhile, will play off for third.Thu, 26 Oct 2017 07:42:02 GMT1555945235647<![CDATA[Campbell: The standard in India has been very high]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=campbell-the-standard-in-india-has-been-very-high-2917647.html<p>Sol Campbell, who is serving as a member of FIFA Technical Study Group (TSG) at the FIFA U-17 World Cup, speaks to <strong>FIFA.com</strong> about his impressions of the tournament, finalists England and Spain and host country India.</p>Thu, 26 Oct 2017 07:36:48 GMT1555945235616<![CDATA[Generous Gelabert glad to be of assistance ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=generous-gelabert-glad-to-be-of-assistance-2917616.htmlAfter Spain defeated Mali to reach the FIFA U-17 World Cup final, <strong>FIFA.com</strong> caught up with&nbsp;playmaker&nbsp;Cesar Gelabert, who talks about receiving advice from his footballing father and the satisfaction he gets from making assists.Wed, 25 Oct 2017 19:51:02 GMT1555945235594<![CDATA[England and Spain set up all-European final]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=england-and-spain-set-up-all-european-final-2917594.htmlOnly one confederation will be represented in the final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 on Saturday, as England and Spain booked their places for the climax in Kolkata.Wed, 25 Oct 2017 15:58:23 GMT1555945235573<![CDATA[Vintage year for England's youngsters]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=vintage-year-for-england-s-youngsters-2917573.htmlWednesday's win over Brazil at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 made it four major finals that England youth teams have reached in 2017.Wed, 25 Oct 2017 17:26:00 GMT1555945235379<![CDATA[Ruiz tees up European rematch ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275925/match=300394748/match-report.htmlA 3-1 win over Mali lined up a re-run of the UEFA European U-17 Championship climax, as Spain triumphed to book a date with England in the FIFA U-17 World Cup final.Wed, 25 Oct 2017 04:37:59 GMT1555945235374<![CDATA[Brewster takes Three Lions to the final ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275925/match=300394753/match-report.htmlA second hat-trick in as many matches from Rhian Brewster led England into the final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 after a 3-1 victory over Brazil in Kolkata on Wednesday.Wed, 25 Oct 2017 04:36:14 GMT1555945235356<![CDATA[Spain, Mali hoping for a different ending ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=spain-mali-each-hoping-for-a-different-ending-2917356.htmlSpain and Mali are two nations who have something in common when it comes to the FIFA U-17 World Cup: both have come close to winning the competition, without taking that final step.Tue, 24 Oct 2017 12:35:53 GMT1555945234658<![CDATA[Last four gear up for Wednesday showdowns]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=last-four-gear-up-for-wednesday-showdowns-2916658.htmlThe FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 has reached the semi-final stage, with four teams set to battle on Wednesday for a spot in Saturday&rsquo;s final in Kolkata.Mon, 23 Oct 2017 07:54:00 GMT1555945234902<![CDATA[FIFA U-17 World Cup semi-final match to take place in Kolkata]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=fifa-u-17-world-cup-semi-final-match-to-take-place-in-kolkata-2916902.htmlFIFA has decided to move the venue of the semi-final between England and Brazil, due to be played on 25 October 2017, to Kolkata&rsquo;s Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Stadium, where the match will kick off at 17:00 local time.Mon, 23 Oct 2017 13:02:00 GMT1555945234814<![CDATA[Busacca on female refereeing: India is a big step forward]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=busacca-on-female-refereeing-india-is-a-big-step-forward-2916814.htmlMassimo Busacca, Head of the FIFA Refereeing Department, has been pleased with the performances of referees so far at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.Mon, 23 Oct 2017 07:54:00 GMT1555945234593<![CDATA[Gomez walks the tightrope for Spain]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=gomez-walks-the-tightrope-for-spain-2916593.htmlOn a yellow card going into Sunday's quarter-final versus Iran in Kochi, Spain goalscorer Sergio Gomez knew he was risking a suspension for the semi-finals.Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:51:00 GMT1555945234594<![CDATA[Spain and Brazil complete semi-final line-up]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=spain-and-brazil-complete-semi-final-line-up-2916594.htmlWe now know the identity of the four semi-finalists at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 after Spain and Brazil ran out victorious in their respective quarter-final ties.Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:27:48 GMT1555945234410<![CDATA[Brazil comeback leads them to last four]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275927/match=300394751/match-report.htmlBrazil needed a second-half turnaround to defeat Germany 2-1, and with it, reach the semi-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 in Kolkata on Sunday evening.Sun, 22 Oct 2017 05:01:17 GMT1555945234415<![CDATA[Spain set up Mali showdown]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275927/match=300394738/match-report.htmlSpain eased their way into the semi-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 with a 3-1 victory over Iran in Kochi on Sunday.Sun, 22 Oct 2017 05:04:55 GMT1555945234402<![CDATA[England's Brewster lights up quarter-final in Goa]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=england-s-brewster-lights-up-quarter-final-in-goa-2916402.html<strong>FIFA.com</strong> spoke to England forward Rhian Brewster following his hat-trick display versus USA in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.Sat, 21 Oct 2017 19:19:00 GMT1555945234399<![CDATA[Drame: No matter the conditions, we go out to win]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=drame-no-matter-the-conditions-we-go-out-to-win-2916399.html<strong>FIFA.com</strong> speaks to goalscorer Hadji Drame after Mali's quarter-final win over Ghana at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.Sat, 21 Oct 2017 17:07:00 GMT1555945234391<![CDATA[Mali and England keep trophy bid alive]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=mali-and-england-keep-trophy-bid-alive-2916391.htmlMali and England reached the semi-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 and will compete for a place in the final on Wednesday.Sat, 21 Oct 2017 14:52:00 GMT1555945234214<![CDATA[Brewster leads England to last four]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275927/match=300394741/match-report.htmlA hat-trick from Rhian Brewster led England to the semi-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 after a 4-1 victory over USA in Goa on Saturday.Sat, 21 Oct 2017 05:15:12 GMT1555945234219<![CDATA[Eaglets beat African rivals, reach semis]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275927/match=300394745/match-report.htmlMali held on to defeat West African rivals Ghana 2-1 and reach the semi-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 on Saturday.Sat, 21 Oct 2017 05:16:41 GMT