Definitions

FIFA Youth Championship

2005 FIFA World Youth Championship

The 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship took place in The Netherlands between June 10 and July 2 2005. The 2005 championship was the 15th contested.

Venues

City Stadium Name Host club(s) Capacity
Doetinchem De Vijverberg De Graafschap 11,000
Emmen Univé Stadion FC Emmen 8,600
Enschede Arke Stadion FC Twente 13,500
Kerkrade Parkstad Limburg Stadion Roda JC 19,500
Tilburg Willem II Stadion Willem II 14,800
Utrecht Stadion Galgenwaard FC Utrecht 24,900

Qualification

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

  • Africa (CAF)
  • Asia (AFC)
  • North America, Central America & Caribbean (CONCACAF)

Squads

For a list of all squads that played in the final tournament, see 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship squads.

Group stages

The 24 teams were split into six groups of four teams. Six group winners, six second place finishers and the four best third place finishers qualify for the knockout round.

Group A

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA
9 3 3 0 0 6 1
2 3 0 2 1 3 4
2 3 0 2 1 2 3
2 3 0 2 1 2 5





Group B

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA
9 3 3 0 0 9 4
4 3 1 1 1 7 6
4 3 1 1 1 4 4
0 3 0 0 3 2 8





Group C

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA
9 3 3 0 0 13 1
6 3 2 0 1 7 3
3 3 1 0 2 7 8
0 3 0 0 3 0 15





Group D

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA
7 3 2 1 0 2 0
6 3 2 0 1 3 1
4 3 1 1 1 2 1
0 3 0 0 3 0 5





Group E

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA
9 3 3 0 0 6 0
4 3 1 1 1 3 4
3 3 1 0 2 5 5
1 3 0 1 2 2 7





Group F

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA
7 3 2 1 0 3 0
4 3 1 1 1 4 2
3 3 1 0 2 3 5
3 3 1 0 2 2 5





Four best teams in third place

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA
4 3 1 1 1 2 1
4 3 1 1 1 4 4
3 3 1 0 2 5 5
3 3 1 0 2 7 8
3 3 1 0 2 3 5
2 3 0 2 1 2 3

Knockout stages

Round of 16








Quarter-finals




Semi-finals


Third place play-off

Final

Winners

Goalscorers

6 goals

1 goal

Awards

Golden Shoe Golden Ball FIFA Fair Play Award
Lionel Messi Lionel Messi

Search another word or see FIFA Youth Championshipon Dictionary | Thesaurus |Spanish
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature