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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 in India in October 2017

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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 in India in October 2017


India will be hosting the FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017 in October 2017 in following cities in India: Delhi, Goa, Guwahati, Kochi, Kolkata and New Mumbai. The opening ceremony will be held in New Delhi on 6th October 2017 while the final match will be held in Kolkata on 28th October 2017. Hon’ble Prime Minster of India would be presiding over the opening ceremony of this event in Delhi.

Besides India, the teams from following countries would be         participating in the event: USA, Colombia, Ghana, Paraguay, Mali,      New Zealand, Turkey, lran, Guinea, Germany, Costa Rica, Korea DPR, Niger, Brazil, Spain, Honduras, Japan, New Caledonia, France, lraq,   Mexico, Chile, England. Football fans from Malawi may visit our         website: www.hcililongwe.in and contact High Commission on cons.malawi@mea.gov.in & hoc.malawi@mea.gov.in. for more              information regarding visas to visit India.