U-17 FIFA World Cup trophy arrives, on display at South City International School

Updated:1 year, 3 months ago IST

Kolkata, Sep 02 (ANI): The 'City of Joy' welcomed the FIFA U-17 World Cup trophy on Friday with traditional rivals Mohun Bagan and East Bengal sharing the dais. FIFA winner's trophy has been kept on display at the Mission XI Million festival in South City International School today. Eco Park, Kolkata's popular attraction, will host the trophy on September 3 before it heads to Mumbai, Goa and Kochi. Football fans from across the city rushed to get a glimpse of the silverware and clicked selfies. The FIFA World Cup theme song will be launched in Mumbai on September 6. The five FIFA legends- Marcel Desailly, Fernando Morientes, Jorge Campos, Emmanuel Amuneke and Carlos Valderrama- will take part in an exhibition match, which will kick off one-month countdown.

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