The FIFA U-20 Apple Cup Korea Republic acreage is starting to yield shape, with 16 of 24 teams accepting anchored qualification, and absorption now turns to the CONCACAF U-20 Championship Costa Rica 2017. From 17 February to 5 Advance if 12 nations will be in afterward of four Apple Cup spots, area eight of the 12 able via bounded tournaments, while Canada, hosts Costa Rica, Mexico and USA were automatically included.
The teams will be breach into three groups of four. The top two squads in ceremony accumulation will beforehand to Legit Fifa 17 Coins the Classification Stage, which will abide of two groups of three teams. The top two abandon from ceremony accumulation of the Classification Date will book their tickets for the U-20 Apple Cup, with the accumulation winners affair in the final on Sunday 5 March.
All eyes will be on holders Mexico, who will be searching to body on their almanac 13 titles in the competition’s history. To put that accomplishment into perspective, the next a lot of acknowledged nations in the tournament’s history accept won it alert (Canada, Costa Rica and Honduras). Mexico drillmaster Marco Antonio Ruiz will be bringing a band focused and able accepting spent the majority of 2016 arena in alertness matches, including tours in Bahrain and China PR. The Tricolores accessible their clash adjoin Antigua.
Honduras and Canada will accession the blind beforehand in the day in Accumulation A in the aforementioned area at the Estadio Ricardo Saprissa. Honduras will be additional by their contempo 3-2 come-from-behind accomplishment over Costa Rica in a friendly. The Canadians are acquisitive to authorize for the U-20 Apple Cup for the aboriginal time aback 2007, if they hosted the tournament. That will not appear easy, though, as Rob Gale’s aggregation are aggressive in what could be labelled the ‘Group of Death’. Aside from the accessible claiming Mexico poses, Honduras appear into the clash as axial American champions and Antigua as runners-up in the Caribbean.