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Seven NZ cities to host FIFA U-20 World Cup matches

Seven NZ cities to host FIFA U-20 World Cup matches

Updated 20 August 2013, 8:41 AEST

Seven cities in New Zealand have been selected to host matches in FIFA's second largest tournament, the under 20 World Cup in 2015.

The cities are Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Hamilton, New Plymouth, Wellington and Whangarei.

CEO of the New Zealand Football Local Organising Committee, Dave Beeche says with 24 national teams, playing 52 matches over three weeks the seven city schedule will provide a great opportunity for young people to be inspired by the world's best players.

Presenter:Geraldine Coutts

Speaker:Dave Beeche, CEO, New Zealand Football Local Organising Committee, FIFA Under 20 World Cup 2015

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