The world football’s governing body, FIFA has canceled the men Under-17 and Under-20 World Cups due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The competitions were initially scheduled for 2021. FIFA, in a statement, ,said both tournaments will be held in 2023, with Indonesia still hosting the U20s and Peru the U17s. “The COVID-19 pandemic continues to present challenges for the hosting of international sporting events and to have a restrictive effect on international travel. FIFA has therefore regularly consulted the relevant stakeholders, including the host member associations as well as the confederations involved in both tournaments originally scheduled to take place in 2021,” the statement read in part.