FIFA cancels the men’s U-20 and U-17 World Cup tournaments in 2021

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On Thursday, FIFA canceled the latest coronavirus men’s U-20 and U-17 World Cup tournaments in 2021.

“As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bureau of the FIFA Council has decided to cancel the 2021 editions of the men’s FIFA U-20 World Cup and FIFA U-17 World Cup, and to appoint Indonesia and Peru respectively, who were due to host the tournaments in 2021, as the hosts of the 2023 editions,” the governing body of world football said in a statement.

So, in 2023, Peru will host the FIFA U-17 World Cup.

The FIFA U-20 World Cup will be staged by Indonesia in the same year.

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