Admin July 10, 2019

  • FIFA U-17 World Cup draw will be held on 11 July
  • Venue will be the Home of FIFA in Zurich
  • FIFA will be live streaming the event

The FIFA U-17 World Cup Brazil 2019 is gradually taking shape. After confirmation of the venues and the match calendar, it is now the turn of the draw, which will define which groups the 24 teams will play in starting from 26 October. tells you everything you need to know about the ceremony.

Dates for your diary

🗓️ Date: Thursday, 11 July
Time: 15:00 (CET)
🏛️ Venue: Home of FIFA, Zurich, Switzerland

How to follow the draw?

The ceremony will be live streamed on the FIFA TV YouTube channel.

Who will the special guests be?

As usual, FIFA Legends will be on stage for the ceremony and assisting with the draw. On this occasion, they will be two former stars of the competition: Brazilian Sonny Anderson and Nigerian Celestine Babayaro.

Babayaro, a former left-back who played for Chelsea and Newcastle United among others, was part of the victorious Nigeria side that won the U-17 world title in 1993 in Japan. Anderson, who played for Barcelona, Olympique Lyon and AS Monaco among others, represented Brazil at the FIFA U-16 World Championship Canada 1987.