In the Recent Past, The Indian U 17 team took the center stage when Indian host the U 17 world cup for the first time ever, and now after their world cup campaign is over the questions are arising what’s next for them.
As per the news is confirm now the 21 lads of Indian U 17 team will play the AFC Championship qualifiers from 4th November in Saudi Arabia.
In the U 17 world cup Indian lads showcased what they are capable off, they fight hard against the Colombia and managed to score a goal against them, and win the hearts of the every Indian football lovers, but in their last match they are torn apart by their opponent Ghana but their performance we can definitely say that it was a huge improvement for the Indian football and in near future we can expect something extraordinary from them.
In the AFC Championship qualifiers, they are in the Group D with Saudi Arabia ,Yemen, and Turkmenistan
Minerva Punjab will get Nongdamba Naorem, Jeakson Singh, Anwar Ali and Mohd. Shahjahan these players for the Upcoming I league season, and 12 players from the rest 17 players have signed a contract with the AIFF to play the I league.
The Indian U 17 head coach Luis Norton will have a talk with the I league teams for his boys.
After this 2017 world cup India will be looking to bag the U 20 world cup in 2019,