Curtains to go up on the FIFA Under-17 World Cup to be played on the Indian soil.India is playing for the first time ever in the world cup, being the host country to the World cup for Under-17. Kochi, the commercial capital of Kerala where thousands of football lovers are eagerly waiting to see the first match.Nehru stadium will be hosting some of the best teams like Brazil,Spain,North Korea and Niger, along with Germany who are the current Senior FIFA World Cup championhips. One of the best matches could be between Brazil and Spain to thrilling finish.
India would be playing against USA, who are rated far above India, India playing for the first time in the world cup may not be a tough side to USA.How ever India who are in the high spirits with a good training under compitent International coach, even with a draw against the experinced USA team,it could be a feather added to the Indian cap. The Under-17 World cup is the platform that can ignite ambitions in the sport of football in India, at all levels, that has full support from every Indian.Thanks to the electronic media's reach through Television channels through India.
Expectations are high from the Indian team, every may realise that India is in a tough group but a spirited performance by India would take the sport to the next level of playing by playing, watching matches of high-standards of play by many countries. CHEER-UP-INDIA.