FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup to be held from Nov 2-21, 2020

FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup to be held from Nov 2-21, 2020

The FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, to be hosted by India, will be held from 2nd to 21st November next year which has confirmed by football’s governing body.

FIFA President Gianni Infantino had announced in March this year that India will be the host of the 2020 U-17 Women’s World Cup. In last month, the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar has been provisionally confirmed as a venue, pending FIFA approval.

The FIFA U-17 World Cup will be held in four cities across the country. Kolkata, Navi Mumbai, Panaji and Ahmedabad are in the running for the other three host cities.

Spain is the defending champions, having won the title of the biennial tournament in 2018.

The country had previously hosted the men’s U-17 World Cup in 2017.



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