Sunil Chhetri, Bembem Devi amongst others to feature in Legend’s match at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup ticketing launch
With the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup around the corner, the AIFF (All India Football Federation) has scheduled a Legends Match comprising Indian women's players as well as men’s players to kick-off the Official Ticketing Launch of the coveted global tournament, on Friday.
The Honourable Union Minister of Sports and Youth Affair, Shri Anurag Thakur will grace the much-awaited event.
🚨 Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and former USWNT player, Lindsay Tarpley has touched down in India! 🛬— Indian Football Team (@IndianFootball) August 4, 2022
Tune in tomorrow at 6 PM to witness the Official Ticketing Launch & Legends match featuring the FIFA Legend 📺💥 #U17WWC #KickOffTheDream pic.twitter.com/bi7ywqzaqK
Team A consists of Ashalata Devi, Bala Devi, Jeje Lalpekhlua, Maymol Rocky, Bhaichung Bhutia, Shraddhanjali, Jo Paul, and goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu. On the other hand, the lineup for Team B is Sunil Chhetri, Mehrajuddin Wadoo, Renedy Singh, Bembem Devi, Bruno Coutinho, Santosh, I.M. Vijayan, and custodian Aditi Chauhan.
🚨 The 𝗹𝗲𝗴𝗲𝗻𝗱𝗮𝗿𝘆 reveal 💫— Indian Football Team (@IndianFootball) August 3, 2022
Here is the full squad participating in the Legends Match following the Official Ticketing Launch of the FIFA #U17WWC India 2022 on 5th August 😍
The Live stream begins at 6 pm 📺#KickOffTheDream pic.twitter.com/LaIlscp4Ju
The FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, due to begin on October 11th, 2022 will last until October 30th, 2022, and is scheduled to take place in three cities, Bhubaneswar - Kalinga Stadium, Margao - Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, and Navi Mumbai - DY Patil Stadium.
India, who are the hosts of the U-17 Women’s World Cup, have been placed alongside Japan, Spain, and Germany in Group 1.