Colombia advances in first appearance

[UNDER-20 WOMEN'S WORLD CUP] Playing in its first Under-20 Women's World Cup, Colombia beat Costa Rica,  3-0, on Tuesday to overtake France and claim second place in Group A behind host Germany. Besides Germany and Colombia, Sweden and North Korea, the 2008 runner-up, also advanced to the quarterfinals.

Group A
Germany 4 France 1
Colombia 3 Costa Rica 0

Final Standings:
9 Germany
4 Colombia
4 France
0 Costa Rica

Group B
Brazil 4 New Zealand 1
Sweden 3 North Korea 2

Final Standings:
7 Sweden
6 North Korea
4 Brazil
0 New Zealand

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