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Match 49 Ulsan - Ulsan Complex Stadium
Rain
05 September
2:1 a.e.t. (1:1, 0:0)
  • Daniel AQUINO (67')
  • BOJAN (116')
  • Sadick ADAMS (80')

Referee Salvio FAGUNDES (BRA)

Summary

Spain tough it out to reach final

Spain tough it out to reach final

A Bojan strike four minutes from the end of extra time saw La Selección complete a tense 2-1 win over Ghana at the Ulsan Complex Stadium on Wednesday and claim their place in the final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup Korea 2007. As expected, the tie proved to be an intense affair, and it was Ghana who revealed their intentions first when Sadick Adams flashed a 40-yard drive just wide. The ...

Highlights

Line-up

ESP
GHA
Substitute(s)
Coaches
Juan SANTISTEBAN (ESP)
(GHA) Sellas TETTEH
Officials
  • Referee: Salvio FAGUNDES (BRA)
  • Assistant Referee 1: Altemir HAUSMANN (BRA)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Roberto BRAATZ (BRA)
  • Fourth official: Eddy MAILLET (SEY)
  • Misses next match if booked

Photos

  • Ghana's Paul Addo vies for the ball with Spain's Iago
  • Spain's Lukas fights with Ghana's Ishamel Yartey
  • Spain - Ghana
  • Spain - Ghana
  • Spain - Ghana
  • Spain - Ghana
  • Spain - Ghana
  • Spain - Ghana
  • Spain - Ghana

Quotes

Juan Santisteban (ESP), Spain coach
"I'm elated, first of all because of how well the team played, and secondly because we overcame a very strong side. It's also the first time I've been on the winning side against Ghana, and that makes me very happy. It's always difficult to beat typically African sides like them."

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    STATISTICS
    SpainStatisticsGhana
    14Shots17
    4Corner kicks5
    2Yellow cards4
    1Second yellow card and red card0
    0Red Cards0
    40%Possession (%)60%