Ukraine recovered from an early setback to beat South Korea 3-1 in the Under-20 World Cup final in Lodz.
Ukraine recovered from the shock of falling behind to an early penalty as they beat South Korea 3-1 to win the under-20 World Cup final in Poland on Saturday.
The Sub20 Ukrainian national team, of which Lunin, Real Madrid goalkeeper, is a part of, will dispute this Saturday the final of the Sub 20 World Cup against South Korea. The goalkeeper is looking for a perfect end to the season before returning to Madrid.
Goals from Cifuentes and Espinoza were enough for Ecuador U20s to reach the semi-finals of the U20 World Cup in Poland. USA, despite equalising thanks to Tim Weah, ended up succumbing to one of the surprise packages of the tournament.
A comedy of errors between Vera, Palma, Cuesta and Mier left Danylo Sikan with an open goal to make it 1-0 in the Under 20 World Cup quarter-final.
Ecuador did their job and managed to beat Mexico who leave the Under-20 World Cup without getting a single point. Ecuador will have to wait and see if they get into the last 16.
The Argentinian national team managed to defeat Portugal and therefore book their place in the last 16 of the Under 20 World Cup. Gaich and Nehuen Perez were those who scored the goals.
Uruguay got their second victory of the Under 20 World Cup after beating a Honduras team which hardly competed against the South American outfit. The Uruguayans took the lead in the first half through Nicolas Acevedo.
Several of them are very well regarded or have had great campaigns with their respective clubs, but their national teams have not seen it fit to take them to the U-20 World Cup... Perhaps because it might be too small of a tournament for them?