Guinea U20 out to humble England U20

Guinea U20 out to humble England U20
Momo Yansane of Guinea challenged by Cheikh Kane Bamba of Senegal during the 2017 Total Zambia U-20 African Cup of Nations Zambia match between Senegal and Guinea at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium, Lusaka Zambia on 09 March 2017 ©Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix

by Austin Ditlhobolo

Monday May 22, 2017. 08:11

Guinea will face England in the 2017 FIFA Under-20 World Cup Group A match at the Jeonju World Cup Stadium in Jeonju on Tuesday.

Kick-off is at 10h00 CAT.

The Young National Elephants were beaten 3-0 by the tournament hosts South Korea in their first group match in Jeonju over the weekend.

The defeat sees Guinea placed third on the Group A standings without a single point. They are three points behind group leaders England.

The Young National Elephants need to defeat England in order to keep their hopes of advancing to the knockout stages alive.

Meanwhile, the Young Three Lions of England thrashed Argentina 3-0 in their first group match in Jeonju over the weekend.

The victory took England to the top of the Group A standings with three points. Second-placed South Korea have the same number of points and goals for.

The Young Three Lions will be out to maintain their lead at the top of the group as they look to book their place in the knockout stages.

Joel Aguilar, a match referee from El Salvador, will be in charge of the encounter between Guinea and England.

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