Road to the semi-finals: Mexico vs Netherlands

12 Nov 2019

Mexico and the Netherlands have earned the right to fight for a spot in the final at the FIFA U-17 World Cup Brazil 2019™.

Before the Concacaf champions and European champions meet in Brasilia on 14 November, let's look back at how each team made it this far. Both saw bumpy beginnings to their Brazilian voyages, but have since righted their respective ships and impressed along the way.

MexicoNetherlands
Draw 🆚 Paraguay 🇵🇾 0-0 - Group StageLoss 🆚 Japan 🇯🇵 3-0 - Group Stage
Loss 🆚 Italy 🇮🇹 1-2 - Group StageLoss 🆚 Senegal 🇸🇳 1-3 - Group Phase
Win 🆚 Solomon Islands 🇸🇧 8-0 - Group StageWin 🆚 USA 🇺🇸 4-0 - Group Stage
Win 🆚 Japan 🇯🇵 2-0 - Round of 16Win 🆚 Nigeria 🇳🇬 1-3 - Round of 16
Win 🆚 Korea Republic 🇰🇷 0-1 - Quarter-finalsWin 🆚 Paraguay 🇵🇾 4-1 - Quarter-finals