A very hard game that had to overcome the Tri in the Quarters against the Asians, since the South Korean team demanded both in the football and physical aspect, in a match played in the Kleber Andrade Stadium in Vitoria, Brazil, with a high humidity sensation.
The only goal of the match, which meant the triumph for the squad led by Marco Antonio "Chima" Ruiz, had to come from the bench with the entrance of the striker of Scratched, Ali Avila, which entered the field instead of Bruce El-Mesmari.
It was until 77 'that Mexico found the goal, thanks to a very good center by Jose Ruiz from the right, to which Avila searched high with power in his header, to beat goalkeeper Shin.
But if Avila's goal was 50 percent of the pass, the other 50 was thanks to the goalkeeper Eduardo Garcia, that after an error of the defender Jose Ruiz that measured badly a ball inside the area, the head of the Korean attacker who finished off at ease in search of a tie was superb, but the Mexican goalkeeper saved the fall of his frame.
The Tri still had to nail the second with which sealed the victory, but Bryan Alonso Gonzalez He crossed his shot too much inside the area, which would have given the national team much more peace of mind, which ended the match against the wall with a South Korea who had the last in a corner kick, which he did not take advantage of.
So, Mexico's dream in search of the U-17 World Championship still standing, after the last Semifinal he reached in a world of the category was in Chile 2015, where he was eliminated against Nigeria, so it will seek to remove the spine before the tulips next Thursday November 14.