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NZCity
NZ U17s knocked out of World Cupafter drawing 1-1 with Turkey and losing 4-2 to Paraguay in their two other mat
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
after drawing 1-1 with Turkey and losing 4-2 to Paraguay in their two other matches. Yet despite the return of captain Max Mata from suspension, the New Zealand side again found themselves behind early, with Mali's Salam Jiddou scoring a... Read more
9d
FIFA
High stakes as Groups A and B reach conclusiona relaxed frame of mind after their defeat to the Paraguayans, despite a late c
FIFA / Posted 9 days ago
a relaxed frame of mind after their defeat to the Paraguayans, despite a late collapse that cost them three points. Skipper Max Mata, who missed that game through suspension, and his team-mates know that a repeat performance and a little more focus... Read more
11d
Decclan Chronicle
Red-hot Paraguay thrash New Zealand in 6-goal thrillerduring the 34th minute, helping the All Whites make it 2-1. New Zealand skippe
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
during the 34th minute, helping the All Whites make it 2-1. New Zealand skipper Elijah Just (making way for the red-carded Max Mata) beat Jesus Rolon in the penalty box on the left and split a through ball in the path of Williem Ebbinge only for... Read more
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11d
NZCity
NZ U17s lose late to Paraguaytwice in three minutes. The South Americans then killed off the match in injur
NZCity / Posted 11 days ago
twice in three minutes. The South Americans then killed off the match in injury time. With skipper and goalscorer Max Mata suspended, Elijah Just pulled on the armband and Willem Ebbinge slotted in up front. Yet, like in their first-up... Read more
11d
Decclan Chronicle
Fifa Under- Paraguay sail into last-16freekick from the right that sailed over Kiwi goalkeeper Jacob Clark into the f
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
freekick from the right that sailed over Kiwi goalkeeper Jacob Clark into the far corner. Despite missing regular skipper Max Mata due to a booking, New Zealand kept creating chances but Paraguayan goalkeeper Diego Huesca wasn’t tested until the... Read more
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12d
Decclan Chronicle
Mali look for revival against TurkeyZealand showed great fighting spirit in the two practice games against Brazil a
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Zealand showed great fighting spirit in the two practice games against Brazil and England here. They however will miss their skipper Max Mata who earned a second booking in injury time against Turkey. He was sent off and will miss Monda... Read more
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13d
The Hindu
Paraguay would look extend winning streak against New Zealandhelp them reach the knockouts after 17 years. New Zealand go into the game wit
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
help them reach the knockouts after 17 years. New Zealand go into the game without their inspirational player and skipper Max Mata, who was double booked by the referee in the drawn game against Turkey. The Kiwi team, who arrived in India well in... Read more
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14d
African Football
Mali look to bounce back in U-17 World Cuptournament with a 1-1 draw against New Zealand. The Europeans held a first-half
African Football / Posted 14 days ago
tournament with a 1-1 draw against New Zealand. The Europeans held a first-half lead through Ahmed Kutucu, but conceded a goal to Max Mata to see the game finish all square. This will be the first meeting of Mali and Turkey in U-17 World Cup histo... Read more
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14d
NZCity
NZ under-17s draw World Cup openerCaptain Max Mata was a central figure as New Zealand fought back to draw 1-1 wi
NZCity / Posted 14 days ago
Captain Max Mata was a central figure as New Zealand fought back to draw 1-1 with Turkey in their opening match at the FIFA under-17 World Cup in Mumbai, India. Mata scored a 58th minute equaliser but went on to be booked twice, the second of which... Read more
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14d
Decclan Chronicle
Mata strike helps New Zealand hold Turkeyagainst gritty New Zealand in the opening game of the U-17 World Cup at the DY
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
against gritty New Zealand in the opening game of the U-17 World Cup at the DY Patil Stadium here on Friday. Kiwi skipper Max Mata scored the equaliser. Both scorers received yellow cards and Mata also received second booking in injury time. It... Read more
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14d
FIFA
Small margins on an intriguing opening daysnatch a crucial point against Turkey, though their joy was tempered by a late
FIFA / Posted 14 days ago
snatch a crucial point against Turkey, though their joy was tempered by a late red card for their goalscorer, team captain Max Mata. What we learned1. First time for India. Though the hosts failed to mark the country’s very first match in a FIFA... Read more
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14d
The Hindu
Paraguay prevails over Mali in thrillerof quality befitting a World Cup stage. New Zealand forced a draw against a cl
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
of quality befitting a World Cup stage. New Zealand forced a draw against a classy Turkey in the opening Group B match. Max Mata struck the equaliser as the Kiwis turned the match around in the second half after Ahmed Kutucu headed in the first... Read more
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15d
Decclan Chronicle
2017 FIFA U- Turkey, New Zealand share spoils in Group B gameZealand played out 1-1 in the first match of the Group B encounter at DY Patil
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
Zealand played out 1-1 in the first match of the Group B encounter at DY Patil stadium in Navi Mumbai. New Zealand captain Max Mata scored the equaliser as both the teams shared points. Turkey dominated the proceedings right from the whistle as... Read more
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15d
dna
FIFA Under- New Zealand rally in second half to hold Turkeylead by striker Ahmed Kutucu through a headed goal which was neutralised in the
dna / Posted 15 days ago
lead by striker Ahmed Kutucu through a headed goal which was neutralised in the 58th minute by New Zealand captain Max Mata. Incidentally, the two countries had drawn 1-1 in their only previous encounter in the tournament eight years ago.... Read more
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15d
Goal.com
New Zealand Under 17 v Turkey Under 17 Match Report, , U17 World Cupattempt, from outside the box, missed the target by a couple of inches; a build
Goal.com / Posted 15 days ago
attempt, from outside the box, missed the target by a couple of inches; a build-up which was initiated by skipper Max Mata and midfielder Elijah Just. It was in the 19th minute that the deadlock was broken; Turkey’s number 7 Ahmed Kutucu... Read more
21d
asianage
MFA impresses Brazil, Kiwis U-17 coachesMFA Andheri Sports Complex, came ahead of the maiden Fifa World Cup in India be
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
MFA Andheri Sports Complex, came ahead of the maiden Fifa World Cup in India beginning on October 6. New Zealand captain Max Mata scored from the spot at the fag end as the Kiwis tested Brazil’s defense, but the Samba Boys held on to their lead.... Read more
21d
Decclan Chronicle
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Schedule, squads ,venues, match-timings, teams, stadiumsEbbinge, Elijah Just, Oliver Duncan, Kieran Richards, Kingsley Sinclair, Oliver
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
Ebbinge, Elijah Just, Oliver Duncan, Kieran Richards, Kingsley Sinclair, Oliver Whyte, Leon Van Den Hoven. Forwards: Max Mata, Matthew Conroy, Charles Spragg, Matthew Palmer. Turkey Under-17 squad: Goalkeepers: Berke Özer, Ozan Can Oruç and... Read more
22d
dna
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Samba Boys put on a show in first practice gameto give Brazil an exciting victory, which is bound to give them a huge boost be
dna / Posted 22 days ago
to give Brazil an exciting victory, which is bound to give them a huge boost before the tournament begins. For New Zealand, Max Mata converted a penalty for the consolation goal. Even as Brazilians were toying with their New Zealand counterparts,... Read more
22d
asianage
Fifa U-17 World Cup: Brenner scores twice as Brazil pip NZin a practice match at the Mumbai Football Arena on Thursday, ahead of the Fifa
asianage / Posted 22 days ago
in a practice match at the Mumbai Football Arena on Thursday, ahead of the Fifa Under-17 World Cup. New Zealand skipper Max Mata grabbed a consolation goal in the dying stages of the game from a spot-kick. The Brazilian side were without their... Read more
23d
asianage
Kiwis to lock horns with the Samba boys todaytwo practice games including Thursday’s match and one that will be played on Oc
asianage / Posted 23 days ago
two practice games including Thursday’s match and one that will be played on October 1 where England will face the Kiwis. Max Mata, who will lead the New Zealand colts expressed his excitement over playing in India for the first time. “Because of... Read more

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