The draw for the 2023 FIFA U-17 World Cup, scheduled to take place in Indonesia from November to December this year, has been officially confirmed. The event, which unfolded in Zurich, Switzerland, has set the stage for some thrilling matchups.
Group A will feature the host nation, Indonesia, along with Morocco, Panama, and Ecuador. Group B is poised for an exciting clash between Mali, representing Africa, Spain, Canada, and Uzbekistan.
Burkina Faso finds itself in Group E, alongside France, the USA, and Korea Republic. Meanwhile, Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) U-17 champions, Senegal, face tough competition in Group D, as they go head-to-head with Argentina, Poland, and Japan.
Unfortunately, Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets, who hold a remarkable record as five-time champions, did not secure a spot in this tournament.
Here’s the full draw for the 2023 FIFA U-17 World Cup:
- New Caledonia
- Burkina Faso
- Korea Republic
- New Zealand
As the anticipation builds, football enthusiasts around the world eagerly await these promising matchups in what promises to be an exhilarating tournament.