FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: African champions Mali arrive in Mumbai for showpiece event

Mumbai: The Mali team arrived in the city on Monday for the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup.

The U-17 national team of Mali. Credit: CAFOnline

The U-17 national team of Mali. Credit: CAFOnline

Mali, who are placed in Group B, will start their campaign on 6 October, the first day of the World Cup, with a match against Paraguay at the DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai.

The two other teams in Group B are Turkey and New Zealand.

The FIFA U-17 World Cup that will go on from 6-28 October is being hosted by India for the first time. Apart from Navi Mumbai, games will be played at Kochi, Goa, Delhi, Guwahati and Kolkata.

 


Published Date: Oct 03, 2017 10:14 am | Updated Date: Oct 03, 2017 10:14 am


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