U-17 Football Team

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Five young players who can take Indian football by storm

29 Dec 2018

Five young players who can take Indian football by storm

Indian football saw what its youngsters are capable of when they fielded their U-17 squad in the historic U-17 FIFA World Cup tournament, which was held in the country.

FIFA U-17 World Cup- Some interesting records

28 Oct 2017

FIFA U-17 World Cup- Some interesting records

After 22 action packed days, the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 will end today with the finals between Spain and England.

U-17 star Dheeraj Singh catches the eye of international scouts

15 Oct 2017

U-17 star Dheeraj Singh catches the eye of international scouts

If there was one good thing that came out of the U-17 World Cup for India, it was Dheeraj Singh Moirangthem.

What can India learn from the U-17 World Cup experience?

13 Oct 2017

What can India learn from the U-17 World Cup experience?

India's U-17 World Cup campaign came to an end after having failed to qualify for the Round of 16 stage.

India U-17 face Colombia in their second Group Stage match

09 Oct 2017

India U-17 face Colombia in their second Group Stage match

Days after losing the opener against USA, the India U-17 team take on Colombia in the Group A tie later today.

FIFA: On opening day, Delhi kids left sick, thirsty, struggling

07 Oct 2017

FIFA: On opening day, Delhi kids left sick, thirsty, struggling

During the 2010 Commonwealth Games, India was left embarrassed as stands stood empty during events: many locals had chosen to give the games a miss.

India take on USA in a tough World Cup opener

06 Oct 2017

India take on USA in a tough World Cup opener

The India U-17 team will kick off their FIFA World Cup campaign by playing against a formidable USA's team in the opener.

Jeakson Singh, the midfield engine that keeps U-17 side running

05 Oct 2017

Jeakson Singh, the midfield engine that keeps U-17 side running

Jeakson Singh Thounaojam, India U-17 football team's defensive midfielder, is good at organizing the crucial midfield and closing down the opposition.

U-17 football squad: Md Shahjahan, India's midfield talent

04 Oct 2017

U-17 football squad: Md Shahjahan, India's midfield talent

Yet another player from Manipur, Mohammad Shahjahan, is an advanced midfield player, who has been picked to play in the 21-member Indian squad for the FIFA U-17 World Cup.

Amarjit Singh Kiyam, the U-17 skipper who leads by example

03 Oct 2017

Amarjit Singh Kiyam, the U-17 skipper who leads by example

The FIFA U-17 World Cup is set to kick off in three days and the India U-17 team is ready to take on USA in their first match on 6th October.

We will play to win, says India's U-17 football coach

02 Oct 2017

We will play to win, says India's U-17 football coach

The FIFA U-17 World Cup is almost upon us with India getting ready to host the first ever FIFA World Cup tournament.

AIFF falsely claims that India U-17 team defeated Italian U-17

22 May 2017

AIFF falsely claims that India U-17 team defeated Italian U-17

On 19 May, 2017 the All India Football Federation (AIFF) reported that India's U-17 football team had defeated four time World Cup Champions Italy U-17 team 2-0.