New Delhi, Dec 6: With exactly 10 months to go for the U-17 World Cup which India will host for the first time, the Coca Cola Cup is set to give tiol football team coach Nicolai Adam another chance t0 spot talent ahead of the showpiece event.
The age-group tourment will be held across eleven states —Assam, Delhi, Goa, Jammu & Kashmir, Kerala, Maharashtra, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Odisha, Punjab & West Bengal — in December/January.
“I am sure the Coca Cola Cup will help us to unearth talent for the World Cup squad. The tourment offers all perhaps the last chance to get selected for the World Cup team,” Abhishek Yadav, the All India Football Federation’s (AIFF) director of scouting, was quoted as saying by www.the-aiff.com.
Boys born on or after January 1, 2000, are eligible to participate in the tourment IANS