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13/10/2009
1:0 (0:0)
  • ALAN KARDEC (67')

Summary

Brazil book final place
Alan Kardec's 67th minute goal was enough to see Brazil defeat Costa Rica and set up a meeting with Ghana in the final of the FIFA U-20 World Cup. More »

Line-up

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Coaches

ROGERIO (BRA)
(CRC) Ronald GONZALEZ

Officials

Referee: Alberto UNDIANO (ESP)Assistant Referee 1: Fermin MARTINEZ (ESP)Assistant Referee 2: Juan Carlos YUSTE JIMENEZ (ESP)Fourth official: Frank DE BLEECKERE (BEL)Fifth official: Peter HERMANS (BEL)

Have Your Say

(Total comments 127)


Latest Comments:
Soccernewz
16/10/2009 at 00:08
Great match up and very interesting. Brazil not exactly shine against Costa Rica - however it should be one heck of a match. Ghana is exposive and Brazil is Brazil. Got to go them. Would be nice to see Ghana win it for Africa though.
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EgyIta
16/10/2009 at 00:04
EgyIta (Egypt)
Go Ghana go... All Egypt is with you. Win the cup for Africa. You really deserve it.
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lekvarturmix
14/10/2009 at 21:53
lekvarturmix (Hungary)
Well done Brazil Hungary support your team. I will be with your team on Friday. I think this would be a clean winning of Brazil no doubt. They not playing hectic like our team in the semi-final.
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Statistics

19Shots12
9Corner kicks7
5Yellow cards5
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
69%Possession (%)31%
  • Esteban Alvarado of Costa Rica during the FIFA U20 World Cup Semi Final match between Brazil and Costa Rica
  • Rafael of Brazil during the FIFA U20 World Cup Semi Final match between Brazil and Costa Rica
  • Rafael of Brazil during the FIFA U20 World Cup Semi Final match between Brazil and Costa Rica
  • Costa Rican midfielder Daniel Varela (R) Brazilian midfielder and team captain Giuliano run for the ball
  • Giuliano of Brazil holds off a challenge from David Guzman of Costa Rica
  • Esteban Alvarado of Costa Rica picks the ball out of the net
"Above all, I'm delighted that the players have achieved our goal of reaching the final. They must be congratulated, as getting through six matches in a row is no easy feat," Rogerio Lourenco, Brazil coach.