Teams

  • Kano, a football hotbed

    Kano, a football hotbed

    The populous capital of northern Nigeria has bid a fond farewell to the FIFA U-17 World Cup after two weeks of fun and high emotion.

  • Giants continue to tumble

    Giants continue to tumble

    Argentina and Germany crashed out on the first day of knockout action, as Colombia, Switzerland, Turkey and Italy marched into the quarter-finals.

  • Italy 2:1 USA

    Italy 2:1 USA

    Match 40, Round of 16
    Kaduna, Ahmadu Bello Stadium
    4 November 2009

    First stage - Group E
    26 October ESP2:1 (2:1)USA
    29 October USA1:0 (0:0)MWI
    01 November USA1:0 (1:0)UAE
    Round of 16
    04 November ITA2:1 (1:0)USA

    Standings

    TeamMPGFGAPts
    ESP3939
    USA3326
    UAE3343
    MWI3170
    • FIFA Under 17 World Cup Nigeria 2009 Group E - Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano, Nigeria
    • FIFA Under 17 World Cup Nigeria 2009 Group E match
    • USA manager Wilmer Cabrera
    • Italy's Marco Fossati celebrates their victory
    • Italy players (R) celebrate as the USA are dejected
    • Italians fans at Italy v United States of America
    • Italy players celebrate their victory
    • USA's Nick Palodichuk (L) celebrates scoring their first goal
    • Italy's Federico Carraro in action

    Statistics

    MPGFGASSOGPENOFFFKCKFCFSY2YCR
    4445329063316242701

    Tournaments
    FIFA U-17 World Cup All editions