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Ten-Man India U17 Snatch A Draw Against Chile U17

Sunday, 6 August 2017|Media Release
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The Indian U-17 World Cup Squad played a 1-1 draw against Chile U-17s in their last match of the Four-Nation Tournament in Mexico City, Mexico today (August 06, 2017).

The Indian Colts started on a positive note but it was their opponents Chile who took the lead in the 40thminute after a corner kick was fluffed by the Indian defence line as the half-time scoreline read 1-0.

Changing over, Aniket’s shot in the 55th minute came close to equalizing proceedings but it was Nongdamba Naorem’s strike in the 82nd minute that put the teams into level terms. The Indian Colts pressed for the decisive goal but failed to find any and Aniket was sent off in the 84th minute, as the full-time scoreline read 1-1.