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Costa Rica beats host; Brazil romps again
August 22nd, 2007 7AM

TAGS:  u-17 world cup


[U-17 WORLD CUP RESULTS] Costa Rica became the first Concacaf team to notch a win at the U-17 World Cup when it downed host South Korea, 2-0. It was the host's second straight loss. Also in Group A, Peru and Togo played to a scoreless tie. In Group B, Brazil followed up on its 7-0 win over New Zealand with a 6-1 rout of North Korea, while England downed New Zealand, 5-0. Brazil's Fabio and England's Victor Moses lead the tournament in scoring with three goals a piece.

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U-17 WORLD CUP, Results
Group A
Aug. 18
Costa Rica 1 Togo 1
South Korea 0 Peru 1
Aug. 21
Togo 0 Peru 0
Costa Rica 2 South Korea 0
Aug 24
South Korea-Togo
Peru-Costa Rica

Group B
Aug 18
North Korea 1 England 1
Brazil 7 New Zealand 0
Aug. 21
England 5 New Zealand 0
Brazil 6 North Korea 1
Aug. 24
North Korea-New Zealand

Group C
Aug. 19
Honduras 2 Spain 4
Argentina 0 Syria 0
Aug. 22
Aug. 25

Group D
Aug 19
Nigeria 2 France 1
Japan 3 Haiti 1
Aug. 22
Aug. 25

Group E
Aug. 20
Belgium 2 Tunisia 4
Tajikistan 4 USA 3
Aug. 23
Aug 26

Group F
Aug. 20
Colombia 3 Germany 3
Trinidad & Tobago 1 Ghana 4
Aug. 23
Trinidad & Tobago-Colombia
Aug. 26
Germany-Trinidad & Tobago

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