After the rout of the Argentina Sub 20 Selection to Guatemala in Santiago del Estero, the national team secured its place in the round of 16 of the Under 20 World Cup. Thus, those led by Javier Mascherano they got their second victory in the tournament and had no problem defeating an inferior rival.

Now, in his third game, the Argentine team will face New Zealand at the San Juan del Bicentenario stadium, the friday may 26 At 18.

Who would the Argentine National Team play against in the round of 16?

To continue with his good streak, if Mascherano’s team ends in the first place of his group, will be measured against the third of Group C (Senegal, Japan, Israel and Colombia), D. (Italy, Brazil, Nigeria and the Dominican Republic) either AND (Uruguay, Iraq, England and Tunisia).

In the event that the Argentina Under 20 National Team ends as second in his group, he will go before the second in C (Senegal, Japan, Israel and Colombia).

In this sense, up to now, if he finished leading Group A, he would play against Israel, Brazil or Tunisia. The three teams that have not scored points in the World Cup so far, after losing their matches corresponding to the first day.

Days and dates of the round of 16 until the final of the Sub 20 World Cup

  • Round of 16: from May 30 to June 1
  • Quarter finals: June 3 and 4
  • Semifinals: June 8 (La Plata)
  • Third place: June 11 (La Plata)
  • Final: June 11 (La Plata)

Sub 20 World Cup: how is your game format

The group stage of the Sub 20 World Cup 2023 consists of six zones of four teams each. In which each of the groups has a seedwith the host of the championship (Argentina) integrating Group A. It should be noted that the countries of the same confederation cannot share a zone.

While, The first and second in each group, plus the four best third-placed teams, will advance to the round of 16. From there the elimination phase will begin until reaching the grand final, which would be played at the Estadio Único de La Plata.

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