The 25-member squad and seven support staff will now leave for Weinan city, China tonight to participate in a four-nation invitational tournament alongside the U16 national teams of DPR Korea, Thailand and host China.
Former India captain Sourav Ganguly is impressed with the form exhibited by pacer Umesh Yadav in the ongoing Test series against Australia.
Fifa U-17 World Cup 2017: Babul Supriyo appointed as vice president of tournament's organising committee
Singer turned Union minister Babul Supriyo has been appointed Vice President of the 2017 U-17 FIFA World Cup organising committee, All India Football Federation (AIFF) President Praful Patel revealed on Wednesday.
The legacy project of the Fifa Under-17 football World Cup, Mission XI Million, reached the landmark of reaching out to 2000 schools across India on Saturday.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: AIFF asks panel members to meet contender for coaching job, Luis Norton de Matos
All India Football Federation today asked all the members of the panel to meet Portuguese Luis Norton de Matos who has emerged as the "number one choice" for the job.
Portuguese Luis Norton de Matos is likely to be appointed as the head coach of India Under-17 World Cup football team as he emerged as the number one choice.