FIFA U-17 Girls’s World Cup 2022 kicks off on October 11 in India.© AIFF
Hosts India have been clubbed alongside soccer powerhouse Brazil, Morocco and the USA in a tricky Group A for the upcoming U-17 FIFA Girls’s World Cup, the draw for which happened on Friday. The nation is slated to host the match from October 11 to 30 throughout three venues. A complete of 16 groups throughout 4 teams will likely be taking part within the match. Matches of the quadrennial occasion will happen in Bhubaneshwar, Goa and Navi Mumbai. India will start their marketing campaign in opposition to the USA on October 11 (Tuesday) on the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. Their second match will likely be in opposition to Morocco on October 14 (Friday) on the identical venue. The house workforce’s final group stage match in opposition to Brazil will likely be on October 17 (Monday).
India had been scheduled to host the 2020 version of the World Cup however the match was cancelled as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.
Defending champions Spain, who beat Mexico within the closing of the 2018 version, are positioned in Group C together with Colombia, China, and Mexico.
North Korea are probably the most profitable workforce within the historical past of the match, having received the trophy in 2008 and 2016, whereas Japan, South Korea, and France have every received the title as soon as.
Host Mollie Kmita introduced the official draw and was joined by former US ladies’s nationwide workforce participant and FIFA ladies’s World Cup winner, Heather O’Reilly, former coach of the New Zealand nationwide workforce, Ricki Herbert, in addition toYarza, FIFA’s director of tournaments, and Sarai Bareman, FIFA chief ladies’s soccer officer.
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