Ansu Fati has been left out of Spain's squad for the upcoming Under-17 World Cup in Brazil and will remain in Barcelona.
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Barcelona sensation Ansu Fati wants to represent Spain and will do so in next month's Under-17 World Cup provided the paperwork arrives on time, say
Phil Foden and Rhian Brewster are among the four England players in ESPN's Team of the Tournament for the U-17 World Cup. Who else made the cut?
Sights and sounds from a surreal, stunning evening of football in Kolkata.
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.
The beauty of the U-17 WC is that for these players, among them the world's best teenage footballers, this is the first day of the rest of their lives
Ferran Torres says both Spain and Saturday's U17 World Cup final opponents England are better than when they met in May's European Championship final.
England have flexed their attacking muscle, while Spain have showed off their tactical supremacy. The 2017 U-17 World Cup final is too close to call.
ESPN presents a tactical lowdown of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup final between Spain and England on Saturday, October 28.
After Spain won the Euro U-17 final vs England in May, the two teams will clash again in the U-17 World Cup final. Here's what that match tells us.
Spain's plan to dominate possession did not work against Mali, so they had to come up with a new way to win, writes Jonathan Selvaraj.
37,847 pairs of eyes in Mumbai saw Cheick Oumar Doucoure score arguably the 'goal' of the U-17 World Cup. The pair that mattered, though, did not.
Spain booked their ticket to the finals of the U-17 World Cup after beating Mali 3-1 in the semifinals in Mumbai.
Mali have taken playing at venues with sparse attendances and on rain-soaked pitches in their stride, spurred by the chance to win the U-17 World Cup.
The second semi-final of the U17 World Cup is set to be a battle between Mali's relentless attack and Spain's mental toughness.
Brazil scored twice in a six-minute span in the second half to beat Germany 2-1 Sunday in the quarterfinals of the Under-17 World Cup in India.
Playing at the peak of their passing powers, Spain demolished an Iranian side that had won every previous game in the tournament.
Spain cruised to a 3-0 win over Iran to reach the U-17 World Cup semi-finals, where they will meet Mali on Wednesday.
Iran start as underdogs against Spain, but coach Abbas Chamanian believes it will be an equally tough match for the European champions.
A dramatic late penalty helped Spain narrowly edge out France in the U17 World Cup round of 16 in Guwahati.
Seventeen-year-old Abel Ruiz of Spain can't remember the first time he took a penalty. He certainly won't be forgetting the latest he took one.
France coach Lionel Rouxel said Spain are 'the best team in Europe' and refused to call their quarterfinal clash a 'revenge match'.
Africa and South America have dominated the U-17 World Cup in the past, and that has continued at this edition as well.
With the group stages over, here's how the round of 16 matchups -- including France vs. Spain -- look like.
|New Zealand U17||3||1||0||2||-3||3|
|South Korea U17||3||2||0||1||0||6|
|United States U17||3||0||1||2||-7||1|
|Solomon Islands U17||3||0||0||3||-20||0|