India's U-17 women's soccer team will play against Romania

NEW DELHI: The U17 Indian women's soccer team he will travel on an exhibition tour to Turkey as part of his preparation for the next U17 Women's World Cup .

The girls will travel to Istanbul on February 10, where they will play two games against Romania's under-17 women's team on February 16 and February 19.

Es una muy buena oportunidad para jugar dos partidos contra el Equipo Nacional Femenino Sub-17 de Rumania. Es importante para nosotros comenzar a implementar lo que estamos haciendo en las sesiones de entrenamiento. También tenemos planes de introducir una nueva formación. Siempre es bueno para las jugadoras para aprender diferentes formaciones , mencionó el entrenador de la U17 Women's World Cup Thomas Dennerby.

Romania is very strong in the approach, as well as in one-on-one situations. I hope that both games are played at a high pace, explained the coach.

Dennerby emphasized improving the level of resistance.

The matches will give us the opportunity to see which players are ready to play 90 minutes at a high pace. We have been working very hard to improve the level of resistance, Dennerby said.

The FIFA U17 Women's World Cup India 2020 will kick-off from November 2-21, 2020.

The under-17 girls, previously, had a successful exhibition trip to Hong Kong before winning the SAFF U15 Women's Championship in Bhutan in 2019, where they defeated Bangladesh to lift the trophy.

Equipment: Goalkeepers: Tanu, Anshika, Adrija Sarkhel; Defenders Jyoti Kumari , Kamasani Durga , Nirmala Devi , Shilky Devi Sudha Tirkey, Astam Oraon, Nisha; Midfielders: Kiran, Martina Thokchom, Aveka Singh, Nitu Linda, Mariyammal Balamurugan, Shri Devi Subba, Sunita Munda, Anju, Amisha Baxla, Priyanka Sujeesh, Priyangka Devi; Forwards: Sumati Kumari, Daisy Crasto, Manisha Naik, Karen Estrocio.

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