FIFA U17 World Cup 5th day round up
Spain secured their first win in the FIFA U17 World Cup India 2017 campaign beating Niger 4-0 played Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium Kochi.
After the first match defeats to Brazil Spain came back strongly. Although they took some time to settle in the match but took the lead in the 21st minute through Abel Ruiz.
Ruiz scored his second of the match in the 41st minute. Cesar Gelabert scored in the injury minute of the first session to give La Rojita 3-0 lead at the break.
Sergio Gomez second-half goal in the 82nd minute sealed the deal for Spain
Spain will now take on DPR Korea next whereas Niger will hope to keep their hopes alive against tournament favorites Brazil.
In another game, Guinea came from behind twice to earn a 2-2 draw with Costa Rica in Group C encounter at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 played at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Goa.
Alexander Roman and Yecxy Jarquin gave Costa Rica lead Fandje Toure and Ibrahima Soumah leveled up the score each time to snatch a point from the crucial encounter.
Spain bounced back with huge 4-0 win over Niger while Guinea fought well to come back to steal a point in Group C encounter.