News Nation Logo

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: African champions Mali arrive in Mumbai ahead of opener against Paraguay on October 6

African Soccer Giants Mali Arrived In Mumbai On Monday For Soccer's Upcoming Showpiece Event, The 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup. Mali, Who Have Been Placed In Group B, Will Play Their Opening Group Fixture Against Paraguay At The Navi Mumbai Stadium On The 6 Of The October.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Gautam Lalotra | Updated on: 05 Oct 2017, 12:24:34 PM
FIFA Under 17 World Cup - File Photo

New Delhi:

African soccer giants Mali arrived in Mumbai on Monday for soccer's upcoming showpiece event, the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup. Mali, who have been placed in Group B, will play their opening group fixture against Paraguay at the Navi Mumbai stadium on the 6 of the October.

Group B comprises of Turkey and New Zealand apart from Mali and Paraguay. The twenty-four teams have been divided into six groups of four teams each.

The FIFA U-17 World Cup is scheduled to take place between the 6 and 28 October across six venues in India.India is hosting the tournament for the first time. Apart from Navi Mumbai, the games will be played at Kochi, Goa, Delhi, Guwahati, and Kolkata.

For all the Latest Sports News News, Football News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.

First Published : 03 Oct 2017, 11:04:56 AM