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India U-17 travel to Mexico to take on the hosts, Chile and Colombia


The India U-17 National Football Team will play one of their opponents in the World Cup, Colombia, in the preparatory tour.

With less than 100 days to go for the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 India, the Indian U-17 World Cup Squad as part of the preparations and exposure gearing up to the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 India will be participating in the Torneo de 4 Naciones Tournament in Mexico City, Mexico.

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The Tournament which features four teams including India will see the Indian Colts square off against the U-17 Teams of Mexico, Colombia and Chile. The Indian U-17 World Cup Squad will be locking horns against Mexico on August 03 before facing Colombia on August 04 and Chile on August 06.

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In an effort to field a strong team, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has provided the Indian U-17 World Cup Team an exposure trip to Europe wherein the Indian Colts faced Serbia, Macedonia and Benfica SL among other Club and National Teams. The Indian Colts next, would be flying to Mexico to partake in a Tournament featuring Mexico, Chile, and Colombia in August as part of exposure.

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India has been drawn in Group A of the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 India along with USA, Colombia and Ghana.

India’s fixtures in the Torneo de 4 Naciones Tournament:

August 03: India vs Mexico

August 04: India vs Colombia

August 06: India vs Chile

Published: Tue Aug 01, 2017 04:03 PM IST


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