FIFA reschedules females’s U-17, U-20 World Cups to 2021 due to coronavirus pandemic
FIFA WC was originally arranged to be held from 2nd to 21st November 2020
The women’s Under-20 World Cup competition arranged to be kept in Costa Rica and Panama in August-September however held off due to the COVID-19 pandemic has actually now been rescheduled for Jan. 20-Feb. 6, 2021, world governing body FIFA stated on Tuesday.
The ladies’s Under-17 World Cup in India, initially set up for November, has actually been rescheduled for Feb. 17-March 7, 2021. Fifa has also chosen that the age eligibility requirements for players will stay the same in spite of the tournament being held off.
The tentative dates were suggested during a meeting of the FIFA Council on April 30, 2020. The choice was settled on May 11, Monday.