The Korean U17 National Football Team failed to qualify for the World Cup Round of 16 after its loss to France. It was the team’s second match in Group E of the 2023 U17 World Cup help in Indonesia.
Korea conceded a goal to Mathis Amougo just two minutes into the game. Also, the team failed to score a compensating goal. As a result, the team suffered their second loss to the dismay of National Football Team betting fans. For Korea, it was unfortunate that Jin Tae-ho’s shot hit the goalpost in the 12th minute of the second half. Korea hit the goalpost twice in the game against the US and once in the game against France.
Korean U17 National Football Team Exits World Cup
According to football betting reports, the United States defeated Burkina Faso 2-1 in the previous game. With France and the United States recording two wins, France (+4), ahead in goal difference, is in first place. In addition, the United States (+3) is in second place.
Korea (-3) lost all two games and remained at 0 points alongside Burkina Faso (-4), but finished 3rd in the group, 1 point ahead of goal difference.
According to a sports forum, Korea must achieve a multiple-goal victory against Burkina Faso in the third and final game on the 18th to keep the hope of advancing to the round of 16 alive. In this tournament, the two countries ranked 1st and 2nd in each group, and the four countries with the best results in the 3rd place will advance to the round of 16.