[UNDER-20 WORLD CUP] I
taly upset Spain, the only team to win all three games during the group phase, when the
Azzurrini prevailed, 3-1, Monday in the round of 16 at the Under-20 World Cup. South Korea also advanced, beating Paraguay by the same 3-0 scoreline that it had beaten the USA on Friday. For more
on Monday's games and the complete schedule with viewing information ...
A pair of Serie B players were the stars for Italy. Mattia Mustacchio
Crotone had the first and third goals, while Andrea Mazzarani
of Ancona had a goal and an assist.
Spain played the last 62 minutes with 10 players
after Barcelona product Alberto Botio
, on loan this season to Sporting Gijon, was sent off.
Dispelling the notion that you need a team of seasoned
pros to win at the Under-20 World Cup, South Korea won with five college players in the starting lineup.
of Yonsei University scored
twice, and Kim Bo-Kyung
of Hongik University added the third. ROUND OF 16 Oct. 5 Italy 3
(Mustacchio 55, 87, Mazzarani 61) Spain 1
(Niguez pen. 66).
South Korea 3
(Kim Bo Kyung 55, Kim Min Woo 60, 70) Paraguay 0
. Oct. 6 in Ismailia
#39: Ghana vs. South Africa, 10:25 am ET, espn360.com Oct. 6 in
#40: Egypt vs. Costa Rica, 1:55 pm ET, espn360.com Oct. 6 in in Alexandria
#41: Hungary vs. Czech Republic, 1:55 pm ET, espn360.com Oct. 7
in Port Said
#42: Brazil vs. Uruguay, 10:25 am ET, espn360.com Oct. 7 in Suez
#43: Venezuela vs. UAE, 10:25 am ET, espn360.com Oct. 7 in Suez
#44: Germany vs.
Nigeria, 1:55 pm ET, ESPN2, espn360.com QUARTERFINALS Oct. 9 in Suez
#45: South Korea vs. Winner #39, 10:25 am ET, espn360.com
#46: Italy vs. Winner #41, 1:50 pm ET, ESPN2,
espn360.com Oct. 10 in Cairo
#47: Winner #42 vs.
Winner #44, 10:25 am ET, espn360.com
#48: Winner #43 vs. Winner #40, 1:55 pm ET, espn360.com
(TV: Galavision: delay, 4 pm ET) SEMIFINALS Oct. 13 in Cairo
#49: Winner #45 vs. Winner #46, 10:20 am ET, ESPN2, espn360.com
#50: Winner #47 vs. Winner #48, 1:50
pm ET, ESPN2, espn360.com
(TV: Galavision: TBA) THIRD-PLACE GAME Oct. 16 in Cairo
Loser #49 vs. Loser #50, 10:55 am ET, espn360.com
FINAL Oct. 16 in Cairo
Winner #49 vs. Winner #50, 1:50 pm ET, ESPN, espn360.com