Teams

  • Swiss take their place in history

    Swiss take their place in history

    Switzerland made the biggest possible impact on their FIFA U-17 World Cup debut at Nigeria 2009, winning the country’s first-ever global crown.

  • Swiss joy triggers Eaglet tears

    Swiss joy triggers Eaglet tears

    Switzerland shook off their tag as underdogs to deny reigning champions and tournament hosts Nigeria their fourth FIFA U-17 World Cup triumph.

    First stage - Group C
    25 October COL2:1 (0:0)NED
    28 October IRN0:0COL
    31 October GAM2:2 (2:0)COL
    Round of 16
    04 November ARG2:3 (1:0)COL
    Quarter-finals
    08 November COL1:1 a.e.t. (1:1, 0:1) 5:3 PSOTUR
    Semi-finals
    12 November COL0:4 (0:2)SUI
    Match for third place
    15 November COL0:1 (0:0)ESP

    Standings

    TeamMPGFGAPts
    IRN3307
    COL3435
    NED3343
    GAM3361
    • Stanley Okoro of Nigeria and Haris Seferovic of Switzerland
    • The referees Koman Coulibaly, Viktor Kassai, Redouane Achik, Inancio  Manuel Candio and Gabor Eros
    • Koke (R) of Spain and Daniel Catano of Colombia
    • Albert Dalmau (R) of Spain and Stiveen Mendoza of Colombia
    • Albert Dalmau (L) of Spain and Wilson Cuero of Colombia
    • Sergi Gomez (L) of Spain and Jhojan Caicedo of Colombia
    • Sergi Gomez (L) of Spain and Jhojan Caicedo of Colombia
    • Players from Colombia recieve the 4th place diploma
    • Players of Spain celebrate Isco's goal

    Statistics

    MPGFGASSOGPENOFFFKCKFCFSY2YCR
    781189331144321191122101

    Tournaments
    FIFA U-17 World Cup Final All editions