India to face USA in their opening game

Hosts India will kick-start their maiden FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017 campaign against the USA on October 6 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi. At the official draw held at Mumbai on Friday, India were drawn with USA, Colombia and Ghana in Group A.

India will next face Colombia (October 9) and then Ghana (October 12) in their final group fixture.

Following are the groups:

Group A: India, USA, Colombia, Ghana
Group B: Paraguay, Mali, New Zealand, Turkey
Group C: Iran, Guinea, Germany, Costa Rica
Group D: Korea, Niger, Brazil, Spain
Group E: Honduras, Japan, New Caledonia, France
Group F: Iraq, Mexico, Chile, England