2005 FIFA World Youth Championship

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2005 FIFA World Youth Championship
Wereldkampioenschap voetbal onder 20 - 2005
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Tournament details
Host countryNetherlands
Dates10 June – 2 July
Teams24 (from 6 confederations)
Venue(s)6 (in 6 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Argentina (5th title)
Runners-up Nigeria
Third place Brazil
Fourth place Morocco
Tournament statistics
Matches played52
Goals scored143 (2.75 per match)
Attendance502,698 (9,667 per match)
Top scorer(s)Argentina Lionel Messi (6 goals)
Best player(s)Argentina Lionel Messi
Fair play award Colombia
2003
2007

2005 FIFA World Youth Championship was held in Netherlands from 10 June to 2 July.

Venues[change | change source]

Doetinchem Emmen Enschede
De Vijverberg Univé Stadion Arke Stadion
Capacity: 12,600 Capacity: 8,600 Capacity: 13,250
51°57′20.8″N 06°18′35.3″E / 51.955778°N 6.309806°E / 51.955778; 6.309806 (De Vijverberg) 52°46′28.9″N 06°56′44.8″E / 52.774694°N 6.945778°E / 52.774694; 6.945778 (Univé Stadion) 52°14′11.6″N 06°50′16.2″E / 52.236556°N 6.837833°E / 52.236556; 6.837833 (Arke Stadion)
De Vijverberg.JPG Univestadion8.jpg Grolsch Veste 1.jpg
Location of venues of 2005 FIFA Youth Championship
Kerkrade Tilburg Utrecht
Parkstad Limburg Stadion Willem II Stadion Stadion Galgenwaard
Capacity: 19,979 Capacity: 14,637 Capacity: 24,500
50°51′25.4″N 06°00′21.0″E / 50.857056°N 6.005833°E / 50.857056; 6.005833 (Parkstad Limburg Stadion) 51°32′33.6″N 05°04′00.5″E / 51.542667°N 5.066806°E / 51.542667; 5.066806 (Willem II Stadion) 52°04′42.1″N 05°08′45.0″E / 52.078361°N 5.145833°E / 52.078361; 5.145833 (Stadion Galgenwaard)
RodaStadion.jpg Willem II stadion.jpg Stadion FC Utrecht - Bunnikside.jpg

Qualification[change | change source]

The following 24 teams qualified for the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship. Host country the Netherlands did not have to qualify for the tournament.

Confederation Qualifying Tournament Qualifier(s)
AFC (Asia) 2004 AFC Youth Championship  China PR
 Japan
 South Korea
 Syria
CAF (Africa) 2005 African Youth Championship  Benin1
 Egypt
 Morocco
 Nigeria
CONCACAF
(North, Central America and Caribbean)
2005 CONCACAF U-20 Tournament  Canada
 Honduras
 Panama
 United States
CONMEBOL (South America) 2005 South American Youth Championship  Argentina
 Brazil
 Chile
 Colombia
OFC (Oceania) 2005 OFC U-20 Championship  Australia
UEFA (Europe) Host nation  Netherlands
2004 UEFA Under-19 Championship  Germany
 Italy
 Spain
  Switzerland1
 Turkey
 Ukraine
1.^ Teams that made their debut.

Results[change | change source]

[1]

Group stage[change | change source]

Group A[change | change source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Netherlands 3 3 0 0 6 1 +5 9
 Japan 3 0 2 1 3 4 -1 2
 Benin 3 0 2 1 2 3 -1 2
 Australia 3 0 2 1 2 5 -3 2

Group B[change | change source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 China PR 3 3 0 0 9 4 +5 9
 Ukraine 3 1 1 1 7 6 +1 4
 Turkey 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 4
 Panama 3 0 0 3 2 8 -6 0

Group C[change | change source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Spain 3 3 0 0 13 1 +12 9
 Morocco 3 2 0 1 7 3 +4 6
 Chile 3 1 0 2 7 8 -1 3
 Honduras 3 0 0 3 0 15 -15 0

Group D[change | change source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 United States 3 2 1 0 2 0 +2 7
 Argentina 3 2 0 1 3 1 +2 6
 Germany 3 1 1 1 2 1 +1 4
 Egypt 3 0 0 3 0 5 -5 0

Group E[change | change source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Colombia 3 3 0 0 6 0 + 9
 Syria 3 1 1 1 3 4 -1 4
 Italy 3 1 0 2 5 5 0 3
 Canada 3 0 1 2 2 7 -5 1

Group F[change | change source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Brazil 3 2 1 0 3 0 +3 7
 Nigeria 3 1 1 1 4 2 +2 4
 South Korea 3 1 0 2 3 5 -2 3
  Switzerland 3 1 0 2 2 5 -3 3

Knockout stage[change | change source]

Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                           
           
  China PR  2
  Germany  3  
  Germany  1
    Brazil  2  
  Brazil  1
  Syria  0  
  Brazil  1
    Argentina  2  
  Colombia  1
  Argentina  2  
  Argentina  3
    Spain  1  
  Spain  3
  Turkey  0  
  Argentina  2
    Nigeria  1
  Morocco  1
  Japan  0  
  Morocco  2 (4)
    Italy  2 (2)  
  United States  1
  Italy  3  
  Morocco  0
    Nigeria  3   Third place
  Nigeria  1
  Ukraine  0  
  Nigeria  1 (10)   Brazil  2
    Netherlands  1 (9)     Morocco  1
  Netherlands  3
  Chile  0  

Final ranking[change | change source]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Final result
1  Argentina 7 6 0 1 12 5 +7 18 Champions
2  Nigeria 7 3 2 2 10 5 +5 11 Runners-up
3  Brazil 7 5 1 1 9 4 +5 16 Third place
4  Morocco 7 3 1 3 11 10 +1 10 Fourth place
5  Netherlands (H) 5 4 1 0 10 2 +8 13 Eliminated in
Quarter-finals
6  Spain 5 4 0 1 17 4 +13 12
7  Italy 5 2 1 2 10 8 +2 7
8  Germany 5 2 1 2 6 5 +1 7
9  Colombia 4 3 0 1 7 2 +5 9 Eliminated in
Round of 16
10  China PR 4 3 0 1 11 7 +4 9
11  United States 4 2 1 1 3 3 0 7
12  Ukraine 4 1 1 2 7 7 0 4
13  Syria 4 1 1 2 3 5 −2 4
14  Turkey 4 1 1 2 4 7 −3 4
15  Chile 4 1 0 3 7 11 −4 3
16  Japan 4 0 2 2 3 5 −2 2
17  South Korea 3 1 0 2 3 5 −2 3 Eliminated in
Group stage
18   Switzerland 3 1 0 2 2 5 −3 3
19  Benin 3 0 2 1 2 3 −1 2
20  Australia 3 0 2 1 2 5 −3 2
21  Canada 3 0 1 2 2 7 −5 1
22  Egypt 3 0 0 3 0 5 −5 0
23  Panama 3 0 0 3 2 8 −6 0
24  Honduras 3 0 0 3 0 15 −15 0
Source: rsssf.com
(H) Host

References[change | change source]