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Odisha likely to host U-17 women football World Cup
Sportslogon Team February 8th 2019

Bhubaneswar : After the success of U-17 men's World Cup in India , the All India Football Federation (AIFF) bid for the 2020 U-17 Women's Football World Cup to be held in four different cities in India. Sports and Youth Services Department of Odisha is willing to host the tournament as one of the venue here at Kalinga Stadium, informed Secretary Vishal Kumar Dev here on Friday.

In the World Cup 2020 altogether U-17 Women's teams form across 16 countries will play at four different venues.

The U-17 Women's World Cup is held every two years since 2008 with the last edition that took place in Uruguay was clinched by Spain.

The State Government is not only focusing to promote hockey, the Government is in a mood to promote football in a bigger away, informed Vishal. .
This news was added and updated on : February 8th 2019
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