FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 tour diary: Kochi's yellow fever, Mali's patriotic training sessions and other tidbits
With the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 behind us, here's a look at some of the tidbits from the left flank to the right, and the stands too.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 semi-final, Mali vs Spain, Football Match Result: La Roja beat Mali to reach finals
Catch all the live score and updates of the FIFA U-17 World Cup semi-final match between Mali and Spain.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: How Arsene Wenger's first boss Jean-Marc Guillou is powering Mali's charge
Jean-Marc Guillou, who gave Arsene Wenger his first coaching break, is the man behind the footballing revolution brewing in Mali, who have made it to the semi-final of this year's FIFA U-17 World Cup having lost in the final last time around.
Goals by captain Eric Ayiah off a penalty in the first half added time and substitute Richard Danso in the 90th minute helped Ghana win the rough and tough Round of 16 game
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Ghana vs Niger, Football Match Result: Ghana beat Niger to book spot in quarter-finals
Catch all the live score and updates from the Round of 16 match between Ghana and Niger.
Colombia produced their best game of the tournament as they beat USA 3-1 to qualify for the pre-quarterfinals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup on Thursday.
Paraguay continued to shine and recorded their third win on the trot when they thrashed a struggling Turkey 3-1 in a Group B match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at Navi Mumbai on Thursday.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 tour diary: Brazil's celebrations, North Korea's silence and other tidbits from Week 1
With the first week of the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 behind us, here's a look at the juiciest tidbits from the left flank to the right, and the stands too.
Catch live score and updates from Group B match between Turkey and Paraguay.
Catch live score and updates from Group B match between Mali and New Zealand.
India might be lingering at the bottom of Group A following defeat to United States and Colombia in the FIFA U-17 World Cup so far, but Luis Norton de Matos' men have earned plenty of plaudits for showcasing a brave face against formidable opponents
For Paris Saint-Germain's Tim Weah, the son of George Weah — only African player ever to win the Ballon d'Or — who's part of the United States' U-17 team, each day starts with an alarming need to deliver.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Mali, Paraguay establish credentials with displays of their distinct strengths
On Monday, the men separated themselves from the boys in Group B. Mali and Paraguay did it in style, with displays of distinct strengths—one physical and the other mental.
Despite Paraguay skipper Alexis Duarte conceding two own goals, Vega ensured full three points for his side by finding the net in the 75th and 78th minutes.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Mali coach Jonas Komla says the team decided to treat each game as the final
Mali on Monday bounced back with a 3-0 victory over Turkey in their second Group B game at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai.
Having lost their lung opener 2-3 to Paraguay on 6 October, last edition's losing finalists Mali needed nothing less than a victory on Monday and they achieved it with elan by scoring once in the first half and twice in the second.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Paraguay vs New Zealand, Football match result: Paraguay beat New Zealand 4-2
Catch the live score and updates of the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 Group B match between Paraguay and New Zealand.
Catch the live scores and updates from the Group B match between Turkey and Mali.
Mali's defence is an area of concern and was widely exposed by Paraguay.
New Zealand, who arrived in India well in advance, are still searching for their first win in the country.