Morocco beaten by the USA, leaves the competition

The Moroccan women’s under-17 football team lost on Monday in Goa (India), against their American counterpart on the score of 4 goals to 0 in a match counting for the group stage of the Women’s World Cup. U-17 (11-30 October).

The achievements of the Americans were the work of Charlotte Kohler (24th, 73rd) and Samantha Smith (68th, 81st).

At the end of this defeat, Morocco stagnated in group A in 3rd position (3 pts) synonymous with elimination, while the Americans increased their assets to 7 points at the top of group A, tied with the Brazilians having dominated the Indians in the other game of the day (5-0).

Anthony Rimasson’s proteges, who participated for the first time in this competition, were beaten on the first day by Brazil (0-1) before overcoming the Indians (3-0).

Recall that Spain, defending champion, who beat Mexico in the final of the 2018 edition, is housed in group C with Colombia, China and Mexico while group D includes Japan, Tanzania , Canada and France. Pool B includes Germany, Nigeria, New Zealand and Chile.

Having won the trophy in 2008 and 2016, North Korea are the most successful team in the history of the tournament, while Japan, Spain, South Korea and France have each won the title once. .

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