After its coronation in Qatar, Argentina will try to afford the U20 World Cup, a competition which it has obtained the organization from Fifa.
Off to Argentina! After withdrawing the organization of the U20 World Cup 2023 from Indonesia (which did not wish to host the selection of Israel), Fifa has found a new host country for this competition which will take place from May 20 to June 11. . Argentina overtook Peru and Qatar. A godsend for the Abiceleste, who was not qualified and who took over the ticket from the Indonesians.
The Bureau of the FIFA Council has confirmed Argentina as the host of the FIFA U-20 World Cup 2023™.
— FIFA Media (@fifamedia) April 17, 2023
” The reigning world champion country opens its doors to the superstars of tomorrow. I would like to thank the AFA, and in particular its President Claudio Tapia, as well as the Argentine State, for their commitment to organizing this magnificent event in such a short time. The organization of this edition in this country that breathes football will be a tremendous source of inspiration for the stars of tomorrow. “, rejoiced the president of Fifa Gianni Infantino.
The draw for this “Mondialito” will take place on Sunday in Zurich and the France U20 team (qualified thanks to its semi-final at the last Euro U19) will be among the seeded players, along with Uruguay, the United United, Senegal and Italy. These Blueberries of Landry Chauvin can count on young attacking stars like Elye Wahi, Alan Virginius, Loum Tchaouna or Mohamed-Ali Cho.