Sports News, July 5:- India could be set to host another FIFA event after this year’s FIFA Under-17 World Cup as they have expressed an interest in hosting the Under-20 World Cup in 2019. The deadline for countries to declare their interest in hosting the event is 7th July and India has put itself in contention to stage another age-group World Cup.
India is hosting the Under-17 World Cup this year. The tournament, starting on October 6th, will feature 24 teams as the Indian team looks set to make its debut in a FIFA tournament.
Preparations are nearing completion for the Under-17 World Cup which is less than 100 days away, and the draw for the tournament finals is scheduled for the 7th of July.