FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, France vs New Caledonia, Football match result: Favourites thrash debutants
Catch the live scores and updates from the Group E match between France vs New Caledonia
France and Japan are favourites to qualify for the knockouts from Group E, which also has Honduras, besides New Caledonia.
Group E throws open a plethora of footballing cultures with a debutant (New Caledonia), a former winner (France), an Asian giant (Japan) and a dash of Latin America (Honduras) too.
New Caledonia, with a population of 2,65,000, had never made it to the finals of any FIFA tournament before this. Yet here they are, ready to take on the Brazils and Spain of the world.