England and France advance to FIFA Under 17 World Cup

by October 11th, 2017

England and France book their respective places the in the quarterfinal round of the FIFA Under 17 World Cup in India today.

France clipped Japan 2-1 to remain unbeaten in two games in group E, while  Honduras recorded their biggest win at an  under17 World Cup, as they struck five times to see off new Caledonia 5-nil.

While in Group F’ action in Kolkata England held on to defeat two-time champions Mexico 3-2 and Iraq meanwhile, built on their first point in the competition on Sunday with a maiden under17 World Cup victory over winless Chile ,taking the game 3-nil in the late contest.