Chile To Compete In Inaugural China Cup
Santiago, Dec 27 (IANS) Chile’s national football team has confirmed its participation in the first-ever China Cup in January.
A friendly tournament that has met with the approval of world soccer body FIFA, the China Cup is being organised by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and Chinese Football Association (AFC), reports Xinhua news agency.
Two-time Copa America champions Chile, European Championship dark horse Iceland, Croatia and host China will compete in the January 10-15 event at the Guangxi Sports Center in the southern Chinese city of Nanning.
“Our goal is to win the first China Cup and demonstrate why our national team is the champion of Copa America,” Arturo Salah, president of Chile’s National Association of Professional Football said on Monday.
Indo Asian News Service
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Kepler Wessels Gives His View On How Can South Africa Finish Their “Chokers” Tag
Former South African captain Kepler Wessels believes that South Africa needs to win one major ICC trophy to finish their…
ICC World Cup 2019: Chris Woakes’ Anxious Wait Might Bag him England Spot
The count down to the ICC World Cup 2019 squad has entered its final phase. The World Cup hosts England…