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'Kheleo' Unveiled as Official Mascot For FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017

February 11, 2017, 1:58 AM IST Football Football

With nine months to go until the start of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, the Official Mascot of the tournament was unveiled on Friday at New Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. In a ceremony attended by India’s Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Vijay Goel, and the chairman of the Local Organising Committee, Praful Patel, the young and charismatic face of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, a clouded leopard called Kheleo, was introduced to hundreds of fans and media representatives.