AIFF Working With FIFA To Finalise New Dates For Women's U-17 WC

All India Soccer Federation is in dialogue with global frame FIFA to retain the unique age standards of the collaborating gamers and finalise new dates for the U-17 Girls’s International Cup, AIFF president Praful Patel stated on Friday. The Beneath-17 Girls’s International Cup, which used to be scheduled to be held in India in November, used to be postponed via soccer’s governing frame (FIFA) remaining week because of the worsening of the COVID-19 pandemic around the globe. Patel stated the Native Establishing Committee (LOC) is operating in shut collaboration with FIFA to finalise the dates within the “earliest imaginable timeline”. 

“I’m satisfied to proportion that we’re operating with #FIFA to make a choice a brand new and earliest imaginable timeline to host the U-17 Girls’s International Cup. The LOC and FIFA are operating in shut collaboration to finalise new dates retaining well being and protection a concern,” Patel wrote on his Twitter care for. 

“We also are in discussions with #FIFA to stay the age standards of U-17 Girls’s International Cup the similar as at first deliberate, in order that the entire gamers who’ve been operating very onerous to arrange for the event, don’t omit a chance to play because of the postponement,” Patel added. 

The ladies’s age team showpiece tournament used to be to be held at 5 venues within the nation –Kolkata, Guwahati, Bhubaneswar, Ahmedabad and Navi Mumbai — from November 2-21. 

The event used to be to be competed amongst 16 groups, with hosts India being automated qualifiers. It used to be to be India’s maiden look within the U-17 Girls’s International Cup. 

The coronavirus pandemic, which has killed over 95,000 other people globally, has introduced all wearing actions to a halt. The 2020 Tokyo Olympics too has been postponed to subsequent 12 months.

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