SIXTEEN TEAMS CONFIRMED FOR JORDAN 2016
May 23, 2016
The final three teams have been confirmed for the FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup which takes place in Jordan from September 30.
Germany beat Spain on penalties to win the European qualifying event, with both teams going through along with third placed England to complete the Jordan line-up.
The draw will take place in Amman on May 30 when the fixtures will be released for the games to be played in Amman, Irbid and Zarqa.
The other teams to qualify are Brazil, Paraguay and Venezuela from South America; Canada, USA and Mexico from Central and North America; New Zealand from the Pacific; North Korea and Japan from Asia; Cameroon, Nigeria and Ghana from Africa and host country Jordan.
The organising committee is currently carrying out extensive work to transform Jordan’s football facilities into world-class venues.