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09/09/2007102 - WeatherClear
1:2 (0:1)
  • Ransford OSEI (67')
  • Toni KROOS (17')
  • Alexander ESSWEIN (90'+2)

Summary

Late show secures bronze

Alexander Esswein's stoppage-time goal earned Germany a 2-1 victory over Ghana and third place at the FIFA U-17 World Cup Korea 2007.

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Line-ups

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12
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6
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8
10
10
11
11
16
12
18
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Substitute(s)

16
1
21
21
2
2
13
7
14
8
17
13
19
14
20
15
9
17
15
19

Coaches

Sellas TETTEH (GHA)
(GER) Heiko HERRLICH

Officials

Referee: Olegário BENQUERENÇA (POR)Assistant Referee 1: Jose Manuel SILVA CARDINAL (POR)Assistant Referee 2: Bertino MIRANDA (POR)Fourth official: Eddy Allen MAILLET (SEY)

Statistics

10Shots10
2Corner kicks2
2Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card1
0Red Cards1
52%Possession (%)48%
  • Beckenbauer - Kroos
  • Awards -Tony Kroos
  • Ghana - Germany
  • Ghana - Germany
  • Ghana - Germany
  • German Under 17 national coach Heiko Herrlich
Heiko Herrlich (GER), Germany coach
"I'm pleased with the victory. Finishing third at this World Cup is a good achievement for any German team be it the seniors or the U-17s. I think overall, it was a deserved win."