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England triumph to end 20 years of hurt

England picked up their first FIFA U-20 World Cup victory for 20 years, beating Argentina 3-0, to end a tournament record of 17 games without a win and kick off their Korea Republic 2017 campaign in style. 

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The final whistle sounds.
The final whistle sounds.
90'+Argentina swing in the corner.
90'+Argentina swing in the corner.
90'+ SOLANKE (England) successfully converts the penalty!
90'+ SOLANKE (England) successfully converts the penalty!
90'+Argentina concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from England.
90'+Argentina concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from England.
90'+The goalkeeper of England pulls off a save.
90'+The goalkeeper of England pulls off a save.
90'+A player from Argentina sees his effort hit the target.
90'+A player from Argentina sees his effort hit the target.
90'+A player from England commits a foul.
90'+A player from England commits a foul.
90'England concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Argentina.
90'England concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Argentina.
89'The goalkeeper of England pulls off a save.
89'The goalkeeper of England pulls off a save.
89'A player from Argentina sees his effort hit the target.
89'A player from Argentina sees his effort hit the target.

Statistics

Ball possession
59
%
41

Attempts

22Attempts7
5On-Target3
14Off-Target3
3Blocked1

Disciplinary

9Fouls Committed11
2Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
1Red Cards0

Attacking

9Corners2
1Offsides1
12Free kicks10
0Saves5

Line-ups

Argentina
ArgentinaARG
England
EnglandENG
(GK)
(GK)
4
(C)
(C)
60'
84'
60'
67'
74'
18
18
74'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
12
(GK)
(GK)
21
(GK)
(GK)
60'
67'
60'
74'
12
Absent
Not eligible to play
15
19
74'
20
20
84'
CoachCoach
Claudio UBEDA (ARG)Paul SIMPSON (ENG)

Match Facts

Jeonju

Jeonju World Cup Stadium

  • Stadium nameJeonju World Cup Stadium
  • CityJeonju

Weather

  • Cloudy
  • 25° CTemperature
  • 11 m/sWind
  • 29 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Mohammed ABDULLA HASSAN
    United Arab Emirates
    United Arab EmiratesUAE
  • Assistant Referee 1: Mohamed ALHAMMADI (UAE)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Hasan ALMAHRI (UAE)
  • Fourth official: Ahmed AL KAF (OMA)
  • Video Assistant Referee 1: Nawaf SHUKRALLA (BHR)
  • Video Assistant Referee 2: --
  • Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Muhammad BIN JAHARI (SIN)

Groups

Group A
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
England
ENG
32105147
Korea Republic
KOR
32015236
Argentina
ARG
31026513
Guinea
GUI
301219-81

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