Brazil see off Niger to win group

First-half goals from Lincoln and Brenner gave Brazil a 2-0 victory over Niger and top spot in Group D at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. They advance to the Round of 16 along with Friday’s opponents, as the Junior Menas claimed one of the best third-place spots in the knockout stages.

Spain finally flex muscles in Group D

After an opening loss to Brazil in their FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 campaign, Spain and starlet striker Abel Ruiz came to life against Niger in a 4-0 victory. The win moves La Rojita to three points alongside the Africans, who beat Korea DPR in their opener, with the European champions ahead on ...

Niger make history in Kochi

Niger make history in Kochi

08 October 2017

History was made in Kochi on Saturday evening as Niger made a winning debut in a FIFA competition with a 1-0 victory over Korea DPR in Group D at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. Salim Abdourahmane was the hero with the only goal of the match.

Nigeria's Falconets eye revival against Tanzania

After a shock first round exit at the last FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea, Nigeria’s Super Falconets will hope to

Niger, Guinea progress in WAFU Cup

After the slow start to day one, Sunday's batch of matches recorded six goals with Benin and Guinea going through to the next round of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations.

D-Day beckons for CHAN finalists

The finalists for the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018 will be known this weekend when the second leg

Benin leave it late, Niger topple Cote d’Ivoire

Benin took a step closer to a first ever appearance at the final tournament of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) thanks to a

India 2017 draw throws up intriguing ties

he Official Draw for the FIFA U-17 World Cup, which will be played in six venues across India between 6 and 28 October 2017, took place on Friday in Mumbai.