The 2019 FIFA Under 20 World Cup to be hosted by Poland this summer will not feature England, the defending champions, Brazil, five – time champions, former champions Spain and Germany due to their failure to qualify for the tournament, www.totorinews.com reports.
Nigeria, a force to be reckoned with in the world of youth football booked her ticket to the tournament after qualifying for the semi – final of the Africa Youth Championship on-going in Niamey, Niger Republic.
The team will tackle the Junior of Eagles of Mali in one of the semi-final clash this evening, while the second semi – final game is between the rampaging Senegalese under 20 team and their counter part from South Africa.
These four teams at the semi-final event of the tournament are the representatives of Africa in Poland.
Below are the teams that qualified for the FIFA Junior World Cup.
FIFA U20 WORLD CUP qualified teams.
North America representatives
United States of America
South America representatives