11 Jul 2011

Mexico win under-17 World Cup

5:40 pm on 11 July 2011

Mexico has won the Under-17 football World Cup, beating Uruguay 2-0 nil in the final in Mexico.

Two weeks ago, the Mexican senior team won the Gold Cup - the regional championship - defeating the United States 4-2 in the final in California.

Mexico also won the Under-17 world title in 2005.

Nigeria has won the championship four times and Brazil three.