FIFA announce revise schedule
Online Staff/GUWAHATI, June 23: FIFA published the updated match schedule for the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup which is scheduled to be held in India in 2021. The competition will begin in Guwahati on February 17 and Nabi Mumbai will host the final on March 7.
Five cities across the country will host the 32 matches involving sixteen teams in the championship. The remaining three venues are Kolkata, Ahmedabad and Bhubaneswar.
Although the competition was supposed to be held in November this year but FIFA postponed the meet because of COVID-19.
As per the schedule Guwahati will host five matches of Group ‘A’ and one game of group ‘B’. Everyday there would be two matches and the dates are February 17, 20 and 23. India will be one the four teams that will play their group matches in Guwahati.