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2001 FIFA Under-17 World Championship

The World Cup for Under-17 national teams. Held in Trinidad & Tobago from Sept. 13-30, 2001. In the first round, 16 teams were separated into four groups of four for round robin play. The top two finishers from each group advanced to the quarterfinals.


Sept. 23France 2, Brazil 1
Sept. 23Nigeria 4, Australia 1
Sept. 24Argentina 2, Mali 1 (OT)
Sept. 24Burkina Faso 2, Costa Rica 0


Sept 27France 2, Argentina 1
Sept. 27Nigeria 1, Burkina Faso 0

Third Place Match

Sept. 30Port of SpainBurkina Faso 2, Argentina 0


Attendance: 20,790

Sept. 30Port of SpainFrance 3, Nigeria 0
Scoring: SPA–Florent Sinama Pongolle (34th minute), Anthony Le Tallec (53rd), Samuel Pietre (81st).
Referee: Lucillo Cardoso Cortez Batista, Portugal

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