Kochi: European champions Spain were the first team to touch down in kochi on Tuesday for the FIFA U-17 World cup. The Spaniards were welcomed by the FIFA volunteers and Anwar Sadath, Aluva MLA , at the Cochin International Airport.
Sadath exchanged pleasentries with Spanish captain Abel Ruiz and head coach Santi Denia. Barcelona ‘B’ forward Ruiz, who is a prolific scorer, is one of the players to watch out for.
Later in the day, Brazilian team also arrived in Kochi. Brazil have fan following in kerala.