Under 20 World Cup
Buenos Aires: Brazil is out of the Under-20 Football World Cup. Brazil, the Latin American powerhouse, returned after losing to Israel in the quarter-finals (3-2). Anan Khaleili (60), Hamza Shibli (93) and David Turegman (105+3) scored for Israel. Marcus Leonardo (56) and Matheus Nascimento (91) scored for Brazil.
The game went into extra time after the tie (1-1) at the scheduled time. Brazil shook Israel by scoring in the first minute, but within two minutes Israel equalized by scoring a goal. In the injury time of the first half of the extra time, they scored a second goal to defeat Brazil and secure a semi berth. This is the first time Israel has reached the U-20 World Cup semi-finals.
In another quarter match, Italy defeated Colombia (3-1). Cesare Casadei (nine), Thomas Baldenzi (38) and Francisco Esposito (46) scored for Italy. Camilo Guaza (49) scored a consolation goal for Colombia. It is the second time Italy has reached the semi-finals. Earlier, Italy reached the semi-finals in the 2017 and 2019 World Cups. The semi-finals are on Thursday.
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