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10dAssociated Press

U.S. posts worst-ever showing at U17 World Cup

The U.S. failed to advance past the group stage at the U17 World Cup for the second time in three tries, losing to the Netherlands 4-0 on Saturday.

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77dTom Marshall

FC Dallas youngster chooses U.S. over Mexico

FC Dallas youth team player Nicolas Carrera has decided to represent the United States over Mexico, having been involved in camps.

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2yESPN staff

FIFA drops England U17 racist abuse probe

A racism investigation involving a Spain player allegedly abusing an England player at the Under-17 World Cup final has been closed by FIFA.

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2yAssociated Press

FIFA could merge U17, U20 World Cups

England might be the first and last team to be holders of the Under-17 and Under-20 World Cups, as FIFA look to potentially merge the two tournaments.

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2yDebayan Sen and Jonathan Selvaraj

To grow football, play more football

India needs more leagues, more games, more coaches too for the sport to improve, say experts.

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2yNick Ames

England's incredible year at youth level

England's youth teams have won trophies galore this year. Nick Ames looks back across an astonishing spell for the Young Lions.

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2yArjun Namboothiri in Kolkata

'Not just Foden, all the boys have got a medal'

Though Phil Foden was the undoubted star, England coach Steve Cooper also gave credit to the work done at the youth level for the World Cup success.

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2yJayaditya Gupta in Kolkata

When the football took over

Sights and sounds from a surreal, stunning evening of football in Kolkata.

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2yDan Kilpatrick

Meet England's U17 World Cup winners

Who are England's newest heroes, who defeated Spain 5-2 in the final of the Under-17 World Cup on Saturday? ESPN FC profiles the Young Lions.

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2yPA Sport

England beat Spain to win U17 World Cup

A Phil Foden winner in the second half helped complete a spectacular comeback as England beat Spain 4-2 in the Under-17 World Cup final.

WC U17 Standings

GROUP AGPWDLGDP
Brazil U173300+89
Angola U17320106
New Zealand U173102-33
Canada U173003-50
GROUP BGPWDLGDP
Nigeria U173201+26
Ecuador U173201+16
Australia U17311104
Hungary U173012-31
GROUP CGPWDLGDP
France U173300+69
South Korea U17320106
Chile U173102-13
Haiti U173003-50
GROUP DGPWDLGDP
Japan U173210+47
Senegal U173201+46
Netherlands U173102-13
United States U173012-71
GROUP EGPWDLGDP
Spain U173210+67
Argentina U173210+47
Tajikistan U173102-53
Cameroon U173003-50
GROUP FGPWDLGDP
Paraguay U173210+87
Italy U173201+56
Mexico U173111+74
Solomon Islands U173003-200