Argentina successfully defended its Under-20 World Cup title and won for the sixth time when it defeated the Czech Republic, 2-1, on Sunday in Toronto.
The Czechs took the lead in the second
half on a fine goal by Martin Fenin
, but the Argentines recovered thanks to goals by Sergio Aguero
, the tournament's MVP
and top scorer, and Mauro Zarate
Aguero scored off a through ball from playmaker Ever Banega
, and Zarate
beat Czech keeper Radek Petr
to the near post with a fierce shot from the edge of the area in the 86th minute.