FIFA U-17 World Cup: Hero MotoCorp extends support to Indian team
ANI | Updated: Sep 30, 2017 17:38 IST
Hero MotoCorp is the 'National Supporter' of the marquee event to be held in India from October 6th.
Commenting on the occasion, Munjal said, "Football is arguably the fastest-growing sport among school kids and youngsters in the country today. It is indeed heartening to see the Indian U-17 football team completely geared up to take on the world in the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup. On behalf of everyone at Hero MotoCorp, I wish the team best of luck."
During the run-up to the FIFA U-17 World Cup, Hero MotoCorp also organized a nationwide 'Trophy Experience' Tour, where fans had the opportunity to witness the actual FIFA U-17 World Cup Winner's Trophy in person.
The Indian Colts face USA on October 6, before locking horns with Colombia and Ghana on October 9 and October 12 respectively at New Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.
The list of the 21 selected players follows below:
Goalkeepers: Dheeraj Singh, Prabhsukhan Gill, Sunny Dhaliwal
Defenders: Boris Singh, Jitendra Singh, Anwar Ali, Sanjeev Stalin, Hendry Antonay, Namit Deshpande
Midfielders: Suresh Singh, Ninthoinganba Meetei, Amarjit Singh Kiyam, Abhijit Sarkar, Komal Thatal, Lalengmawia, Jeakson Singh, Nongdamba Naorem, Rahul Kannoly Praveen, Md. Shahjahan
Forwards: Rahim Ali, Aniket Jadhav (ANI)