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FIFA U-17 WORLD CUP CONTINUES ON TELEMUNDO PLATFORMS AS TOP HISPANIC TEAMS MOVE FORWARD TO THE KNOCKOUT STAGE

Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Ecuador and Spain Move on to the Round of 16 that Kicks off Today

Miami – November 5, 2019 – Telemundo Deportes continues its exclusive, Spanish-language presentation of the FIFA U-17 World Cup this Tuesday, Nov. 5 as the Round of 16 kick off live on Telemundo, Universo and the Telemundo Deportes app.

Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Ecuador and Spain secured their spot in the knockout phase that begins Tuesday with Angola taking on South Korea at 2:25 p.m. ET on Universo followed by Nigeria against Netherlands.

On Wednesday, Nov. 6, Mexico face Japan, live on Telemundo beginning at 2 p.m. ET with a pre-game show. Mexican young stars Alejandro Gomez, Efrain Alvarez and Israel Luna prepare for another victory against the undefeated Japanese squad led by Yamato Wakatsuki after leading El Tri to a big win against Solomon Islands last Sunday. At the same time, live on Telemundo Deportes app, Spain takes on Senegal after finishing top in their group thanks to a clean performance by Jordi Escobar and Moriba Illaix.

In the afternoon, host Brazil and Talles Magno meet Chile after winning all three, group stage matches, live on Universo at 5:55 p.m. ET. At the same time, live on the Telemundo Deportes app France meet Australia after surpassing Haiti 2-0 on Saturday and joining Brazil as the second team to earn maximum points from their group stage matches.

The round of 16 action culminates Thursday, Nov. 7 with Ecuador vs. Italy at 2:25 p.m. ET followed by Paraguay vs. Argentina at 5:55 p.m. ET; both matches will air live on Universo.

The quarterfinals will take place Sunday, Nov. 11 and Monday, Nov. 12, live on Telemundo and Universo.

Telemundo Deportes’ Schedule of The FIFA U-17 World Cup

DateTime (ET)MatchNetwork
Tues, Nov 52:25 p.m.ANGOLA VS. SOUTH KOREAUNIVERSO,
Telemundo Deportes App
 5:55 p.m.NIGERIA VS. NETHERLANDSUNIVERSO,
Telemundo Deportes App
Wed, Nov 62 p.m.JAPAN VS. MEXICOTELEMUNDO,
Telemundo Deportes App
 2:25 p.m.SPAIN VS. SENEGALTelemundo Deportes App
 5:55 p.m.BRAZIL VS. CHILEUNIVERSO,
Telemundo Deportes App
 5:55 p.m.FRANCE VS. AUSTRALIATelemundo Deportes App
Thurs, Nov 72:25 p.m.ECUADOR VS. ITALYUNIVERSO,
Telemundo Deportes App
 5:55 p.m.PARAGUAY VS. ARGENTINAUNIVERSO,
Telemundo Deportes App

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