FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Spain reach quarters after making France pay price for switching off in dying minutes
In retrospect, France's Rouxel will blame himself for shutting up shop in the final few minutes in hope of going through in the penalties rather than going for the kill.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Abel Ruiz's late penalty sends Spain into quarter-finals, France knocked out
Spain will take on Asian surprise package Iran, who knocked out fancied Mexico by a similar margin in the day's another pre-quarterfinal clash at Margao, Goa.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, France vs Spain, LIVE Football Match Score: Abel Ruiz's late penalty gives Spain 2-1 win
Catch all the live score and updates from the Round of 16 match between Spain and France.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: France win over Guwahati with dazzling displays in Group E; Japan impress in patches
For table toppers France, it was a journey of winning over the crowd more than scoring in the bulk. The general Indian football fan which tends to support the underdog, rooted for New Caledonia when the Les Bleus were pumping in for fun
France had already booked a Round of 16 berth before Saturday's game but they now go into the knock-out stage with an all-win record (nine points) in Group E.
Highlights, FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, France vs Honduras, Football Match Result: France thrash Honduras 5-1
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: France look to maintain winning streak against Honduras in last Group E fixture
France would want to beat Honduras to maintain their group top spot so that they can meet a less fancied side in the knock-out round of 16.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Group scenarios ahead of final round, and what each team needs to do to qualify
Here's an explainer of the overall qualification criteria and scenarios for each groups of the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 going into the final round
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: France's meticulous planning, fine-tuned tactics deliver 2-1 win over Japan
Not afraid of giving Japan the lion's share of possession, the system applied by France was nothing short of a masterclass for those who witnessed it.
England, France reach knock-out stages of FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 with wins; Iraq, Honduras bolster chances
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Amine Gouiri brace hands France win over Japan, seals pre-quarterfinal berth
Gouiri scored in the 13th and 71st to lift the former champions into the knockouts, while Japan found a consolation goal through Taisei Miyashiro in the 73rd minute at the Indira Gandhi International Stadium.
Catch live score and updates from Group E match between France and Japan.
Having begun their FIFA U-17 World Cup campaigns with goal-laden wins, France and Japan start on even keel in a group E encounter of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, in Guwahati on Wednesday.
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.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Complete squads of India, Brazil and other participating teams in mega event
With just over a week to go for the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 to commence, the 24 participating teams have announced their squad.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Tournament director Javier Ceppi concerned by decline in Guwahati ticket sales
Guwahati is currently lagging behind Kolkata and Kochi in terms of ticket sales for FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Honduras' diverse teens could script tournament's fairytale underdog story
Over the past decade, Honduras have developed a successful model for nurturing youth players and could surprise at the U-17 World Cup in India.