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49dTom Marshall

FC Dallas youngster chooses U.S. over Mexico

FC Dallas youth team player Nicolas Carrera has decided to represent the United States over Mexico, having been involved in camps.

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1yESPN staff

FIFA drops England U17 racist abuse probe

A racism investigation involving a Spain player allegedly abusing an England player at the Under-17 World Cup final has been closed by FIFA.

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2yAssociated Press

FIFA could merge U17, U20 World Cups

England might be the first and last team to be holders of the Under-17 and Under-20 World Cups, as FIFA look to potentially merge the two tournaments.

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2yDebayan Sen and Jonathan Selvaraj

To grow football, play more football

India needs more leagues, more games, more coaches too for the sport to improve, say experts.

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2yNick Ames

England's incredible year at youth level

England's youth teams have won trophies galore this year. Nick Ames looks back across an astonishing spell for the Young Lions.

Gupta: By far the best World Cup final I've ever seen (2:55)
2yArjun Namboothiri in Kolkata

'Not just Foden, all the boys have got a medal'

Though Phil Foden was the undoubted star, England coach Steve Cooper also gave credit to the work done at the youth level for the World Cup success.

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2yJayaditya Gupta in Kolkata

When the football took over

Sights and sounds from a surreal, stunning evening of football in Kolkata.

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2yDan Kilpatrick

Meet England's U17 World Cup winners

Who are England's newest heroes, who defeated Spain 5-2 in the final of the Under-17 World Cup on Saturday? ESPN FC profiles the Young Lions.

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2yPA Sport

England beat Spain to win U17 World Cup

A Phil Foden winner in the second half helped complete a spectacular comeback as England beat Spain 4-2 in the Under-17 World Cup final.

2yDebayan Sen

Brazil seal third spot over Mali

Brazil did not impress but a soft goal let in by the Malian goalkeeper tilted the game in their favour, in Kolkata on Saturday.

Gupta: England have been the surprise package (2:48)
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2yDebayan Sen

FIFA: Larger Club WC could replace Confed

A revised FIFA calendar with a modification to existing international competitions could be in the works after 2020, president Gianni Infantino says.

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