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U-17 World Cup a big moment for Indian football: Matos

U-17 World Cup a big moment for Indian football: Matos

New Delhi, Sept 30 (UNI) With just six days left for the Under-17 World Cup, chief coach Luís Norton de Matos today termed the upcoming event as one of the big moment in the Indian Football history. "The FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 India is a big moment for Indian Football and I am glad to be a part of it”, the Portuguese coach said. Speaking to mediapersons on the sidelines of an Event by Hero MotoCorp to wish the Indian National U-17 football team luck for the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, the coach said,"The capacity of taking decisions is what football is all about along with enjoying every moment of playing on the pitch." Expressing confidence on the Indian boys, Matos said,"The level of the Indian U-17s is very high and I want them to enjoy every moment they play in the FIFA U-17 World Cup. At the same time, we will fight as we want to show the world that we belong on the same page as them”. “All games are winnable in football," added he. The Indian Colts face the USA October 06, before locking horns against Colombia and Ghana on October 09 and October 12 respectively at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here. MD and CEO of Hero MotoCorp Pawan Munjal who was also present at the event to extended his best wishes to the team, said, “Being the main sponsor of both the men’s and women’s national teams across age-groups, and also through the title sponsorship of Hero ISL, Hero i-League and the Hero Super Cup. 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.” UNI KU SDR SHK 1645

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