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.

    First stage - Group E
    26 October UAE2:0 (0:0)MWI
    29 October UAE1:3 (0:2)ESP
    01 November USA1:0 (1:0)UAE
    Round of 16
    04 November TUR2:0 (1:0)UAE

    Standings

    TeamMPGFGAPts
    ESP3939
    USA3326
    UAE3343
    MWI3170
    • Spain's Isco celebrates after scoring his sides first goal
    • Fans at FIFA Under 17 World Cup Nigeria 2009 Group E - Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano, Nigeria
    • Fans at FIFA Under 17 World Cup Nigeria 2009 Group E - Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano, Nigeria
    • FIFA Under 17 World Cup Nigeria 2009 Group E - Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano, Nigeria
    • Turkey's Okan Alkan (L) and United Arab Emirates Abdelaziz Abbas in action
    • United Arab Emirates' Abdelaziz Abbas in action with Turkey's Omer Ali Sahiner
    • United Arab Emirates coach Ali Ebrahim
    • Turkey's Furkan Seker scores
    • Turkey's coach Abdullah Ercan

    Statistics

    MPGFGASSOGPENOFFFKCKFCFSY2YCR
    4365119035214658700

    Tournaments
    FIFA U-17 World Cup All editions