India’s U-17 coach, Luis Norton, has labeled Ghana as the best on the continent, claiming that football in the country is a tradition.
Ghana have been drawn alongside host country India, Colombia and USA in Group A of the upcoming tournament which is set to commenced on October 6, 2017.
Despite India being drawn against football powerhouses, coach Norton believes his side have a fair chance of progressing to the next stage of the competition.
“Colombia is very strong in South America. Ghana is a tradition, always a strong team. Ghana and Mali are the two best African teams in this tournament.”
“We’re working for a victory. In football, there are no impossible missions. Our opponents are very strong with experience. We are going to fight every moment, for the results.” said Norton,
India kicks off the mega-event on October 6 against USA.
“They work very well.They are doing a fantastic job for 20 years. They have experience, which is a very important in this competition,” Norton commented on USA.
The two-time World Champions will engage India in the last game of the group.