Byun Seong-Hwan’s World Cup finals have been confirmed.
메이저놀이터As a result of the draw for the 2023 FIFA U-17 World Cup finals held at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland on the 15th, Korea was placed in Group E along with France, the United States, and Burkina Faso.
Korea will play the first game against the United States on November 12th and face France on the 15th. The final match will be held against Burkina Faso on the 18th.
This is not an easy group. France, a traditional European powerhouse, took second place in this year’s UEFA U-17 Championship. The United States is also a strong team that reached the finals by finishing second in the North and Central America preliminary rounds. Burkina Faso ranked third in the African qualifiers.
Korea finished second in this year’s Asian Cup and advanced to the finals. They are showing flashy and solid soccer, raising expectations in the World Cup.
This year’s World Cup opens in Indonesia on November 10 and runs until December 2.
Korea advanced to the quarterfinals in the 2019 tournament. This is the best result following the 1987 and 2009 competitions.
▲ 2023 FIFA U-17 World Cup group draw results Group
A: Indonesia, Ecuador, Panama, Morocco
Group B: Spain, Canada, Mali, Uzbekistan Group
C: Brazil, Iran, New Caledonia, England
Group D: Japan, Poland, Argentina, Senegal
Group E: France, Burkina Faso, South Korea, USA
Group F: Mexico, Germany, Venezuela, New Zealand