After enthralling fans across four host cities in India, the FIFA U-17 World Cup Winner’s Trophy was officially unveiled in Goa by the Honourable Sports Minister of Goa Shri Manohar Azgaonkar at the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda on Friday.
“Football is the official sport of the state and I’m sure Goans will turn out in large numbers to watch top teams like Brazil, Germany, Costa Rica and others in action at the stadium”, Azgaonkar added.
Football crazy Goans will have the chance to be part of the Trophy experience and see the Trophy up close at the Rosary Grounds Navelim on Saturday (September 16) from 9.30 am at a Mission XI Million festival that will see children from schools across Goa participate in several fun activities and small sided games. The Trophy will also be displayed at the INOX Coutyard, Maquinez Palance Grounds on Sunday (September 17) from 3pm to 8 pm.
Tickets for the tournament can be bought exclusively at www.fifa.com/india2017/ticketing