2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup

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2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup
2017 के फीफा अंडर -17 विश्व कप
Tournament details
Host country  India
Teams 24 (from 6 confederations)
2015

The 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup will be the 17th tournament of the FIFA U-17 World Cup. FIFA revealed on 5 December 2013 (as part of their Executive Committee meets in Salvador, Brazil), that India will be the host.[1][2] This will be the first time India will host an international football competition at a worldwide level.

Host selection[edit]

On 5 December 2013, FIFA announced that the tournament would be held in India. Bids had to be submitted by 15 November 2013. The following four countries had submitted bids to host the tournament:[3][4]

Host cities[edit]

India will have to choose six host cities from a shortlist of eight, they are New Delhi, Pune, Mumbai, Goa, Bangalore, Kolkata, Kochi and Guwahati.[5]

Teams[edit]

In addition to host nation India, 23 nations will qualify from 6 separate continental competitions.

Confederation Qualifying Tournament Qualifier(s)
AFC (Asia) 2016 AFC U-16 Championship TBD
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CAF (Africa) 2017 African Under-17 Championship TBD
TBD
TBD
TBD
CONCACAF
(Central, North America and Caribbean)
2017 CONCACAF U-17 Championship TBD
TBD
TBD
TBD
CONMEBOL (South America) 2017 South American Under-17 Football Championship TBD
TBD
TBD
TBD
OFC (Oceania) 2016 OFC U-16 Championship TBD
UEFA (Europe) 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship TBD
TBD
TBD
TBD
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TBD
Host nation  India

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