7/17/2018 7:57:09 PM (GMT+3)

India U20 team to play in Spain tournament

India U20 team to play in Spain tournament

NEW DELHI: India U-20 will play Argentin, Venezuela and Mauritania youth sides in the Cotif Cup in Spain.

The tournament is slated to kick-off on July 29.

They will also play a local side Murcia U-20 in the competition.

“The Spain tournament falls well into our plans and we are excitedly looking forward to it. The Sub20 category, India will be up against teams from renowned football powerhouses that will be preparing for the FIFA U-20 World Cup 2019 qualifiers,” AIFF said in a press release. “For the development of all National Teams across age-groups, we have drawn up a template in which playing matches on a regular basis has been given high weight.”

The U-20 side will comprise of players, who represented India in the FIFA U-17 World Cup last year and also those in the 2017 AFC U-19 Qualifiers.

Schedule: 

July 29: India U-20 vs Murcia U-20.

July 31: India U-20 vs Mauritania U-20.

August 3: India U-20 vs Venezuela U-20.

August 5: India U-20 vs Argentina U-20.

 

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