FIFA strips Peru of U17 World Cup hosting rights | Football News |

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FIFA strips Peru of U17 World Cup hosting rights | Football News |

FIFA strips Peru of U17 World Cup hosting rights | Football News |

England won the last U17 World Cup in India in 2017

FIFA have stripped Peru of U17 World Cup hosting rights due to concerns over infrastructure.

The decision was taken by the bureau of the FIFA Council which features the six regional confederation presidents and FIFA President Gianni Infantino.

The tournament was due to be staged in October after Peru was awarded the competition last June, but FIFA said following various inspection visits it found a “number of organisational and infrastructure challenges linked to the event delivery”.

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