For the first time India set to host FIFA-U17 World Cup; CM Fadnavis launches ‘Host city logo’
Source :NewsBharati   Date :12-Sep-2017

Mumbai, September 12: Launching 'host city logo' for FIFA-U17 World Cup, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis expressed his warming support and best wishes. ‘Host city logo’ for Navi Mumbai was launched in order to promote the event which is going to be held in India for the first time, from 6 October. 

The launch of FIFA-U17 World Cup’s ‘host city logo’ took place in the presence of Yuva Sena Chief and Mumbai Football District Association President Aaditya Thackeray, and Vijay Patil, President of DY Patil Sports Academy.


Tournament Director of the Local Organising Committee, FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Javier Ceppi said, "It's great that Navi Mumbai has also launched its image for the World Cup. Now they can use the Host City Logo all around the city for promoting the event". Navi Mumbai, Delhi, Guwahati, Kolkata, Kochi and Goa are the six venues where matches will be played.

"Chief Minister confirmed all his support and promised that the Maharashtra government will also heavily use this for promoting the event all around Mumbai and the state," he said.