#U17WWC : Mexico to meet Spain in the final

Mexico to make their U-17 final debut. (Photo: femexfut,org)

Mexico have made it through to their first ever FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup final and will face Spain at the Estadio Charrúa in Montevideo, Uruguay on Saturday 1st December.

A Nicole Pérez penalty inside the first half-hour proved to be the only goal of the game, as Mexico defeated Canada.

Spain were 2-0 winners over New Zealand in the other semi-final, Claudia Pina Medina scoring a few minutes before the break and Irene López doubling the lead soon after the restart.

Canada and New Zealand will play off for third place prior to Saturday’s competition climax.

Click on the match links above for the semi-final highlights.