Mexico outlasted Brazil 11-10 on penalty kicks to advance to the FIFA U-17 World Cup semifinals after the teams played to a 1-1 draw at Al-Rashid Stadium on Friday.
Mexico is in the FIFA U-17 World Cup’s quarterfinals and will work on improving even further in advance of its next match Friday against Brazil.
Honduras reached the quarterfinals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup for the first time after defeating 10-man Uzbekistan, 1-0, in the Round of 16 on Monday at Sharjah Stadium.
Mexico moved one step closer in a bid to repeat as FIFA U-17 World Cup champion, beating Italy, 2-0, in the Round of 16 on Monday at Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium.
Morocco scored a pair of goals in each half to defeat Panama 4-2 on Thursday in the final game Group C for each in the FIFA U-17 World Cup at Sharjah Stadium.
Matias Sanchez scored twice in the second-half to lift Argentina to a 3-0 win over Canada in the final Group E match for each at the FIFA U-17 World Cup on Friday at Al-Rashid Stadium.