Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.

    SUBMIT

Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence

Disclaimer:

Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
LIVE TV DownloadNews18 App
News18 English
News18 » Football
1-min read

Korea DPR and Japan Book Berths for FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup India 2020

FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup India 2020: Korea DPR, Japan and hosts India completed the Asia line-up for the tournament.

IANS

Updated:September 26, 2019, 5:19 PM IST
facebookTwitterskypewhatsapp
Korea DPR and Japan Book Berths for FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup India 2020
Korea DPR (L) and Japan qualified for the U-17 Women's World Cup happening in India next year. (Photo Credit: @theafcdotcom)

New Delhi: Asia's line-up for the 2020 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup is complete as Korea DPR, and Japan booked their berths at the tournament, joining hosts India. They have booked their places after progressing to the final of the AFC U-16 Women's Championship in Thailand.

Korea DPR advanced to Saturday's decider after beating Australia 3-0 and secured a seventh successive top-two finish at the AFC U-16 Women's Championship. Japan secured a 2-0 victory over China PR to reach the final.

Both finalists join the hosts for the 2020 U-17 Women's World Cup which will take place from November 2 to 21.

Welcoming the two teams, Tournament Director of the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup India 2020 Roma Khanna said: "Japan's women's teams have been making Asia proud on the world stage for some time now. Korea DPR meanwhile, is the most successful in this competition, and we are confident that FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup India 2020 is going to be extremely competitive. We wish the girls best for the AFC U-16 final, and can't wait to see them take the field in our country next year."

Both Korea DPR and Japan exited the U-17 Women's World Cup at the quarter-final stage last year in Uruguay.

Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox - subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what's happening in the world around you – in real time.

Read full article
Next Story
Next Story

Also Watch

facebookTwitterskypewhatsapp

Live TV

Countdown To Elections Results
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results