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Spain U17
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3 - 1
Iran U17
Abel Ruiz 13'
Sergio Gómez 60'
Ferrán Torres 67'
70' Saeid Karimi
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FULL TIME : Spain 3-1 Iran

and Spain have done it. A much improved second half show from Iran as they pulled one goal back from Karimi, but it was too late for the Asians to improve it on as Spain are through to the Semi-Finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. 

Thank you for tuning into our coverage of this pulsating Quarter-Final Encounter. This is Sayak signing off!
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90+4' Allahyar SAYYAD (Iran) is cautioned as he fouls Lara on the touchline.
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4 MINUTES ADDED
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89' Miranda goes for goal from distance and that was not far away. A very clean floating strike.
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87' Spree of Corners as Spain get their 8th Corner to Iran's two.
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86' Spain get a corner on counter.
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85' Pedro RUIZ (in) comes off the bench to replace Abel RUIZ (out) (Spain)
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ATTENDANCE IN KOCHI : 28436. 
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84' Sayyad with an amazing cross which helps Ismail attempt a shot which is saved the Spanish Goalkeeper. 
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81' Brilliant Trickery yet again from Lara as Iran clears off a shot on goal.
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77' MISS! Brilliant Trickery from Lara as another good ball comes to Ruiz who kicks it wide. Ruiz is not looking at his best since the last 10 minutes or so, with couple of outrageous misses.
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74' Cooling Break in Kochi.
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74' How on earth did that not go in? Abel Ruiz puts the ball out as he attempts a shot on an empty goal.
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73' and the free-kick doesn't yield any result.
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73' Jose LARA (Spain) is yellow carded as Iran earns a free-kick. Ismail Zadeh over the ball.
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71' Amir KHODA MORADI (in) comes off the bench to replace Ahmad JALALI (out) (Iran)
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70' GOAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAL! Iran pulls one back as Saeid KARIMI taps in a beautiful and composed finish to make it 3-1.
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69' Jose LARA (in) comes off the bench to replace Antonio BLANCO (out) (Spain)
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68' GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOL! Ferran Torres taps in a cross from Moukhliss as an empty net is exploited and scored.
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66' Corner to Iran as Sayyad's cross is intercepted by a sliding attempt.
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65' Alvaro GARCIA (in) comes off the bench to replace Sergio GOMEZ (out) (Spain) as he is injured.
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65' Mohammad SARDARI (in) comes off the bench to replace Amirhossein HOSSEINZADEH (out) (Iran)
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64' The goal-scorer Sergio Gomez is down hurt and a stretcher is brought out to take him out of the field. Worrying signs for Spain.
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62' Saeid KARIMI (in) comes off the bench to replace Mohammad GHADERI (out) (Iran)
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61' GOAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAL! Sergio Gomes with a long ranger which goes in off the bar to give Spain a 2-0 lead.
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56' Chants in favour of Iran doing rounds around the stadium.
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54' Gomes in-swings the corner but the Iranians get it clear somehow. 
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53' Ferran Torres causing all sorts of trouble to Iran as his shot is saved by Zadeh which results in a Spain Corner.
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51' Iran with a lot of long balls as they try to break the Spanish juggernaut. 
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49' SAYYAD gets a lobbed ball but the flag is up for offside.
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47' BLOCKED! A dangerous shot from Torres blocked by Satavi.
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Second Half kicks-off!
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HALF TIME

Spain 0-1 Iran

Spain with a dominating performance as a Ruiz Goal in the 13th Minute gives Spain a slender 1-0 lead in Kochi as Iran is still yet to get their first shot on target. It's been Spain all the way, in the first half. Tune in within 10 minutes to find out if Iran can make a comeback as there is everything to play for in the second half.
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45+2' Corner to Spain.
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45+2' Hossain Zadeh attempts a shot from distance, which goes wide.
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2 Minutes added
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43' Mohammad GHADERI (Iran) is cautioned, his second yellow of the tournament as he would miss the Semi-Final should Iran qualify.
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42' BEAUTIFUL! A Brilliant build-up as a cross from left flank is flicked away from the goal on the other side for Gomez but somehow Iran clear it away.
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41' The freekick is cleared away by Spain.
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40' Antonio BLANCO (Spain) is yellow carded as Iran earn a free-kick. Blanco's first yellow card in this tournament.
90'+2'
Allahyar Sayyad
Pedro Ruiz
Abel Ruiz
85'
José Alonso
72'
71'
Amir Khoda Moradi
Ahmad Jalali
70'
Saeid Karimi
assist: Allahyar Sayyad
José Alonso
Antonio Blanco
69'
Ferrán Torres
assist: Moha
67'
65'
M. Sardari
Amirhossein Hosseinzadeh
Alvaro Garcia
Sergio Gómez
65'
62'
Saeid Karimi
Mohammad Ghaderi
Sergio Gómez
assist: Ferrán Torres
60'
42'
Mohammad Ghaderi
Antonio Blanco
40'
Abel Ruiz
13'
Tournament FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 - Quarter-finals
Stadium Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium
Match time Sun, 22 Oct 2017, 05:00 PM
Iran U17 (4-4-2)
Abbas Chamanian (Manager)
1
Álvaro Fernández
3
Juan Miranda
4
Hugo Guillamón
5
Víctor
2
Mateu Morey
8
Moha
6
Antonio Blanco
10
Sergio Gómez
18
César Gelabert
7
Ferrán Torres
9
Abel Ruiz
1
Ali Gholam Zadeh
3
Ahmad Jalali
4
Amir Esmaeil Zadeh
6
T. Shariati
2
Ali Satavi
17
Mohammad Ghaderi
10
M. Ghobishavi
8
M. Sharifi
16
V. Namdari
9
Allahyar Sayyad
7
Amirhossein Hosseinzadeh
Iran U17 (4-4-2)
Abbas Chamanian (Manager)
Spain U17 Subs
17
José Alonso
19
Carlos Beitia
11
Nacho Díaz
14
Alvaro Garcia
15
Eric García
20
Víctor Gómez
12
Pedro Ruiz
21
Alfonso Vacas
16
Diego Pampín
13
Marc Vidal
Iran U17 Subs
12
Mobin Ashayer
14
Ali Davaran
18
Saeid Karimi
20
Sobhan Khaghani
21
Amir Khoda Moradi
15
Ali Kooshki
5
Majid Nasiri
19
M. Sardari
76% POSSESSION 24%
20 SHOTS 8
7 SHOTS ON GOAL 3
10 FOULS 11
9 CORNERS 3
0 OFFSIDES 1
2 YELLOW CARDS 2
0 RED CARDS 0
2 SAVES 4
Pos Club P W D L GD Pts
Group A
1 Ghana Under 17 3 2 0 1 4 6
2 Colombia Under 17 3 2 0 1 2 6
3 United States Under 17 3 2 0 1 2 6
4 India Under 17 3 0 0 3 -8 0
Group B
1 Paraguay Under 17 3 3 0 0 5 9
2 Mali Under 17 3 2 0 1 4 6
3 New Zealand Under 17 3 0 1 2 -4 1
4 Turkey Under 17 3 0 1 2 -5 1
Group C
1 Iran Under 17 3 3 0 0 9 9
2 Germany Under 17 3 2 0 1 -1 6
3 Guinea Under 17 3 0 1 2 -4 1
4 Costa Rica Under 17 3 0 1 2 -4 1
Group D
1 Brazil Under 17 3 3 0 0 5 9
2 Spain Under 17 3 2 0 1 5 6
3 Niger Under 17 3 1 0 2 -5 3
4 Korea DPR Under 17 3 0 0 3 -5 0
Group E
1 France Under 17 3 3 0 0 11 9
2 Japan Under 17 3 1 1 1 4 4
3 Honduras Under 17 3 1 0 2 -4 3
4 New Caledonia Under 17 3 0 1 2 -11 1
Group F
1 England Under 17 3 3 0 0 9 9
2 Iraq Under 17 3 1 1 1 -1 4
3 Mexico Under 17 3 0 2 1 -1 2
4 Chile Under 17 3 0 1 2 -7 1
Updated: Oct 22, 2017 18:54 PM | Published: Oct 22, 2017 18:49 PM