Defending champion Argentina matched the USA on Tuesday, scoring six goals in a 6-0 victory over Panama at the Under-20 World Cup. Maximiliano
and Sergio Aguero
scored two each for Argentina.
Brazil, the 2007 South American champion, recovered from a stunning 1-0 loss to
Poland in its first game to beat South Korea, 3-2.
The Brazilians raced ahead, 3-0, after an hour on a pair of goals by Alexandre Pato
and a solo
goal by Amaral
, but the Koreans got goals in the last seven minutes from Shim Young Sung
and Shin Young Ruk
to make the game interesting. UNDER-20 WORLD CUP RESULTS
GROUP D Brazil 3
(Amaral 35, Alexandre Pato 48, 59) South Korea 2
(Shim Young Sung 83, Shin Young Ruk 89). USA 6
(Szetela 9, 51, Adu 20, 45, 85, Altidore 70) Poland 1
5). GROUP E
(Moralez 20, 27, Zarate 23, Agiero 25, 62, Di Maria 76) Panama 0
. Czech Republic 2
(Kalouda 56, Fenin 66) North Korea 2
(Kim Kum il 12,
Jon Kwang Ik 89).