Italy defeated England 2-1 in the round of 16 of the U-20 World Cup, thus becoming Colombia’s rival in the quarterfinals. The game will be played next Saturday, June 3.
The Colombian team thrashed Slovakia and qualified for the quarterfinals of the U20 World Cup. The team led by Héctor Cárdenas gave a recital in the second half, leaving the European team without a chance.
It must be taken into account that Colombia is undefeated in the U-20 World Cup, with three wins and one draw, scoring 9 goals and conceding 4 goals (one goal conceded per game).
Their rival will be Italy, who beat England 2-1 in the round of 16. The Italian national team qualified as second in group D, surprising in their debut by beating Brazil (3-2); then they lost to Nigeria (0-3) and beat the Dominican Republic (3-0).
It is the sixth time in history that the ‘tricolor’ has reached the quarterfinals of the U-20 World Cup. His against Italy will be played on Saturday, June 3 at 4:00 pm, Colombian time.