New Delhi. India is playing against USA in their first match in FIFA under-17 World Cup at Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium on Friday October 6.
The biggest International Football FIFA World Cup match to be staged in India begins today to fulfill the aspiration of the country.
A crowd of around 50000 people including various ministers and India’s Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi present in Stadium on friday. The Government of India along with FIFA planned to include 27000 school childrens,so they already distributed 27000 tickets in more than 450 schools around NCR(National Capital Region).
A LOC (Local Organising Committee) told that ‘this opportunity is to the children so that they can see their heroes live in action’.
24 countries from six Confederation will be competing for the biggest honours in youth football. The matches being hosted in six cities in India.
It will be first time that team India participate in the FIFA under-17 World Cup. No doubt that it is a very big moment for Indian football team.
Indian team is named Indian Colts and also known as Blue Calts,where to be led by Amarjit Singh midfielder and also captain of the team, with Suresh Singh, Jeakson Singh, Komal Thatal and Aniket Jadhav will be expected for the well performance and defending USA team.
Team will miss right back player Boris Singh who got red card in earliar match in Goa, India. Another players Namit Deshpande, Sanjeev Stalin, Anwar Ali with goalkeeper Dheeraj Singh will gonna face USA in their beginning match.
Expectation will be not less from the players as they put their full efforts and hard work for winning match and also the World Cup title.
‘Today I am going to live my dream. Team play the first match against USA and team saw various ups and downs during the journey. We need fans to support us and cheers for us.’ The midfielder and Captain Amarjit Singh Kiyam said.