Fifa U-17 World Cup 2017 Broadcasting Channels List (Country Wise) –Everyone is excited about FIFA World Cup 2018 which is scheduled in June-July next year but there are many tournaments which are scheduled and are conducted under FIFA’s eyesight. We witnessed FIFA Confederations Cup which was a successful event with respect to next year’s WC. Now we have one more world event which is scheduled to be hosted by India – U17 FIFA World Cup 2017. For the first time, India is hosting some FIFA event. Under 17 world cup is one of the important events for football as a sport because new generation gets the exposure who later represent the game of football. So it is an important event for FIFA and the players as well.
FIFA U17 World Cup 2017 Teams, Host Cities & Stadium List
It’s time to witness the tomorrow’s stars today at Under 17 level. There is a history and list of players who have represented their national team at under 17 and have gone on to play for the International football team. Here is the list of teams who will be part of U17 WC.
FIFA U17 World Cup 2017 Teams
Total 24 teams from six confederations are participating in the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup. All 24 teams are divided into four pots (Pot 1, 2, 3, 4).
Pot 1: This pot will consist hosts India along with Mexico, Brazil, Germany, Mali & France. Hosts are underdogs and surely not favourites but the crowd support can change thing around.
|India (Hosts – assigned to A1)|
Pot 2: Pot 2 has a serious competition with Spain, Japan, New Zealand, England, Iran and the United States all grouped in same Pot.
Pot 3: Pot 3 includes the favourites Iraq along with Turkey, Costa Rica, North Korea, Honduras and Colombia.
Pot 4: Chile are looking group favourites but we cannot under estimate the teams like Paraguay, Ghana, Guinea, Niger and new Caledonia.
FIFA U17 World Cup 2017 Host Cities, Stadium Names
India is not a well-known country in the sport of football. But since the birth of Indian Super League, the picture has changed. Football has taken rebirth in this country. The national team has also performed well at International level and entered the top 100 in rankings. The stadiums have developed due to the ISL. So here we are sharing the list of host cities and stadium names with seating capacity.
|Host Cities||Stadium Name||Seating Capacity|
|Kolkata||Salt Lake Stadium||66,687|
|Kochi||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium||41,748|
|New Delhi||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium||58,114|
|Mumbai||DY Patil Stadium||45,353|
|Guwahati||Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium||23,850|
FIFA U17 World Cup 2017 TV Telecast
Even though FIFA World Cup 2018 is still far, we have a short tournament but equally important one right here in India. The U17 FIFA World Cup is starting from 5th October in India. 24 teams will be part of this tournament. The tournament has a history of making youngsters evolve into good mature International players. So it is an important tournament with respect to the game. The tournament will include all unknown players but surely these youngsters would be best eleven from their respective nation. So tune into Television sets from 5th of October as youngsters will blow our mind with their football skills. We are sharing the complete list of broadcasters down below.
India FIFA U17 World Cup 2017 Broadcasting Channel List
As we said earlier, its time to witness the future star of the game of football. Total 24 countries are participating in a tournament which will be played roughly for a month. Many broadcasters have initiated to broadcast the FIFA WC 2017 Live on television which is a good step. So here we are sharing you a list of broadcasting channel list which will live stream U17 FIFA World Cup 2017.
|India||Sony Pictures Network|
|America||Latin America||DirecTV Sports|
|Argentina||Tyc Sports, America TV, Canal 9, El Trece|
|Brazil||SporTV, Band, SBT|
|Uruguay||Nuevo Siglo Cable TV|