FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Manipur CM N Biren Singh orders immediate release of funds for 8 state players
Chief Minister N Biren Singh was miffed after he came to know that parents (now in New Delhi) were unable to watch their children play as they faced difficulties to manage their expenses.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Group scenarios ahead of final round, and what each team needs to do to qualify
Here's an explainer of the overall qualification criteria and scenarios for each groups of the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 going into the final round
India will not only have to win by a big margin against Ghana, but also hope that Colombia lose to the US by a big margin in the other fixture of the day
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Luis Norton de Matos says his boys are 'ready to die' for a win against Ghana
Inspired by the backing the U-17 team received from the whole country after its show against Colombia, an emotional head coach Luis Norton de Matos on Wednesday said that his boys were "ready to die" for a win against Ghana in their final World Cup group game at New Delhi on Thursday.
From suspected of being overage to scoring India's first ever goal in a FIFA World Cup, Jeakson Singh has shut his critics in style.
India might be lingering at the bottom of Group A following defeat to United States and Colombia in the FIFA U-17 World Cup so far, but Luis Norton de Matos' men have earned plenty of plaudits for showcasing a brave face against formidable opponents
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: India's Jeakson Singh says team believe's they can beat Ghana in must-win match
Jeakson Singh Thanoujam, whose bullet header against Colombia in the U-17 World Cup became India's first-ever goal in any FIFA tournament, says it has given the debutants belief to beat Ghana in their next match.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: In Rahul KP, Thrissur unearths another gem after IM Vijayan and CV Pappachan
The biggest gifts from Thrissur to the country are its footballers. After CV Pappachan and IM Vijayan, the latest name is Rahul KP.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Jeakson Singh says India 'deserved a result' in their favour after historic header
India's glorious moment arrived when Jeakson headed in a perfect Sanjeev Stalin corner in the 82nd minute.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: How India could still make Round of 16 despite defeats against USA, Colombia
Despite losing in their first two matches, India still have a chance to qualify for the Round of 16. Here's a look at what they need to do to make the knockout phase.
In their two matches, India has conceded five goals, but truth be told, there was very little Dheeraj could have done about any of them
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Despite loss, Jeakson Singh's maiden goal shows India can threaten better sides
Jeakson Singh's goal will be a standout moment when India take stock of their first ever World Cup campaign.
India score maiden World Cup goal, but evening ends in heartbreak. Check out some of the best images from Day of the FIFA U-17 World Cup.
India put up a valiant fight and also scored their first-ever goal in the FIFA U-17 World Cup in their 1-2 defeat against Colombia but on Monday coach Luis Norton de Matos said that his side could have won the match had the goalpost not denied them in the first session.
When defensive midfielder Jeakson Thounaojam neutralized Colombia's lead by scoring the country's first-ever World Cup goal in the 82nd minute, India were moments away from securing their maiden draw in only the second attempt.
Highlights, FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, India vs Colombia, Football match result: Jeakson Singh scores hosts' first goal but lose to Colombia
Catch the live scores and updates from the Group A match between India and Colombia.
India would like to take some inspiration from Niger, another World Cup debutants, who kicked off their campaign in the tournament with a win over North Korea on Saturday.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Coach Luis Norton de Matos says India will 'fight till the last minute' against Colombia
Matos said his boys will give "Colombia a run for their money".
India lose to United States in opening encounter; Ghana, Paraguay start their FIFA U-17 World Cup campaigns with wins
Here's a look through images at the Day 1 action of FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 happening in India.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: India deliver anxious performance before suffering fans in historic opener
India's inability to make situations count stood out. Perhaps that was a consequence of opening day nerves. Until then, we can go back to hoping for drinking water at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Monday.