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India face African challenge

DNMUM398468 | 10/12/2017 | Author : Chander Shekhar Luthra | WC :558

With an improbable chance of making it to next round, Amarjit & Co take on Ghana tonight

New Delhi: Leave aside the amount of praise India’s Under-17 team has received in the last week. Leave aside the fact that opponents like US and Colombia have termed the hosts as tough nuts to crack.
India will possibly be playing their last FIFA’s U-17 World Cup game when they take on Ghana in their last Group A game at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Thursday.
A win may keep Indian hopes alive for the next stage of the competition, depending on many other permutations and combinations.
It may be a heartbreak for football fans around the country, but then the only consolation is that the Indian Blue Cubs could well be seen in action in yet another FIFA event again in 2019, if India’s bid to host the 2019 FIFA Under-20 Wor
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