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07/07/2011
2:3 (1:1)
  • Samed YESIL (10')
  • Emre CAN (60')
  • Julio GOMEZ (3' 90')
  • Jorge ESPERICUETA (76')

Summary

Gomez the hero for mighty Mexico
Hosts Mexico booked their place in the FIFA U-17 World Cup final thanks to the heroics of Julio Gomez, who scored a pair of goals despite suffering a head injury in a 3-2 win over Germany. More »

Line-up

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Coaches

Steffen FREUND (GER)
(MEX) Raul GUTIERREZ

Officials

Referee: Omar PONCE (ECU)Assistant Referee 1: Carlos HERRERA (ECU)Assistant Referee 2: Christian LESCANO (ECU)Fourth official: Victor CARRILLO (PER)Fifth official: Jonny BOSSIO (PER)

Have Your Say

(Total comments 14)


Latest Comments:
demer313
29/11/2011 at 19:54
demer313 (USA)
just had to come here a couple months later to congratulate Mexico and Germany again this game was fantastic! truely amazing
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ElPaisa24
28/08/2011 at 04:42
ElPaisa24 (USA)
congrats Mexico! Congrats Germany! We play our true game that runs in our aztec blood!!
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Bojangles86
11/07/2011 at 03:05
Congrats Mexico! You deserved to win and we obviously showed we didn't know how to lose. I'm sad for Germany, but if we are going to lose then it should be in an epic game like this...
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6Corner kicks8
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0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
38%Possession (%)62%
  • Samed Yesil (R) of Germany celebrates with teammates a scored goal against Mexico
  • Emre Can of Germany and Antonio Briseno of Mexico lead their teams into the tunnel for the FIFA U-17 World Cup Mexico 2011 Semi Final between Germany and Mexico
  • Julio Gomez of Mexico celebrates scoring the winning goal with teammate Carlos Fierro
  • A general view of the FIFA U-17 World Cup Mexico 2011 Semi Final between Germany and Mexico at the Estadio Torreon
  • Julio Gomez of Mexico celebrates scoring
  • Samed Yesil of Germany competes for the ball with Carlos Guzman of Mexico
"Not many people gave us a chance to beat Germany, but we knew that we had a very strong team and that we had a good chance to get the better of them," Mexico coach Raul Gutierrez.