August 17 - September 03
FIFA U-20 Women's World Championship Russia 2006™
adidas Golden Ball
FIFA Fair Play award
adidas Golden Boot
adidas Bronze Shoe
adidas Bronze Ball
Asian celebration at Russia 2006
The recently concluded FIFA U-20 Women's World Championship Russia 2006 was an unmitigated Asian success story, with the continent's two top sides confirming themselves as the new standard bearers in women's youth football.
Korea DPR's coronation provided the biggest surprise of a spectacular three-week competition that illustrated both the continued evolution of the women's game and the emergence of some prodigiously talented individuals.