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Up to U17s to give U.S. 'hope' - Hackworth

United States under-17 coach John Hackworth told his players that it was up to them "to give hope to our country" after the senior U.S. team's failure

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6hJonathan Selvaraj

Two-goal Weah makes a name for himself

He has forever been under the shadow of his father George Weah, but on Monday, 17-year-old Timothy showed that he isn't too shabby at football either.

WATCH: Tim Weah scores stunner for U.S. U-17s (0:41)
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Dominant Germany put 'Black Monday' to rest

A week ago, the German U-17 team suffered one of its most humiliating defeats, losing 4-0. Monday, October 16, would be a far more memorable day.

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2dDebayan Sen

James Sands: We are expecting a deep run

James Sands has been instrumental in keeping USA's defence a miserly one at the World Cup but must now take another tough test against Paraguay.

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Mexico reach knockouts despite goalless draw

Mexico played out a goalless draw against Chile in a high-intensity game that was enough for Mexico to reach the knockout stages of the U17 World Cup.

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New Caledonia hold Japan to 1-1 draw

New Caledonia ended their maiden FIFA appearance at any level with a 1-1 draw against Japan, with captain Jekob Jeno scoring an 84th minute equaliser.


France thrash Honduras, remain unbeaten

France rallied from a goal down to hand a 5-1 drubbing to Honduras and qualify for the round of 16 as group toppers in the FIFA U-17 World Cup.