Spain and England in final of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup

Football, Spain and England have set up the title clash of the Under-17 FIFA World Cup being held in India.

In the semi-finals yesterday, while Spain defeated Mali, 3-1 at Navi Mumbai to book a Final berth for the fourth time, England stunned three-time champions Brazil by the same margin at Kolkata to enter their maiden Final.

For Spain, Captain Abel Ruiz scored twice, with Ferran Torres being the other goal scorer. For England, Rhian Brewster struck his second consecutive hat-trick of the tournament. He is now the highest goal-scorer in the tournament with seven goals.

The Final will be played in Kolkata on Saturday. The two losing semi-finalists – Brazil and Mali – will play for the third place on the same day.

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