Brasilia: Brazil bounced back from a goal down to beat Mexico 2-1 to lift their fourth FIFA U-17 World Cup title on Sunday.
Brazil had a commanding first half with plenty of opportunities on goal, but multiple efforts rattled the side netting and coupled with heroic goalkeeping by Mexico's Eduardo Garcia, the first half ended goalless.
Goiania: France forward Nathanael Mbuku scored a hat-trick as the two-time champions sealed a FIFA Under-17 World Cup Brazil 2019 quarter-final spot after defeating Australia 4-0 on Wednesday.
France came into the tie as Group C winners and on the back of an unbeaten run, while Australia had progressed as the second-best third-placed team after finishing behind Nigeria and Ecuador in Group B.
The 2001 champions will face Spain in the last-eight on Monday.
Brasilia: Eugenio Pizzuto and Santiago Munoz struck first-half goals as Mexico defeated Japan 2-0 on Wednesday to book their FIFA Under-17 World Cup Brazil 2019 quarter-final spot.
Japan entered the contest with an unbeaten record having beaten the Netherlands 3-0 and drawn 0-0 with the USA, before sealing a 1-0 win over Senegal to finish as Group D winners. Mexico, meanwhile, finished third in Group F and qualified as the best third-placed team.
Mexico will play Korea Republic in the quarter-finals on Sunday.
Kuala Lumpur: The Round of 16 cast for the FIFA U-17 World Cup Brazil 2019 was finalised following the conclusion of the group stage on Sunday, with three of Asia's four representatives advancing.
Asian champions Japan, Korea Republic and Australia sealed their places while Tajikistan missed out after falling to a 3-1 defeat to South American powerhouse Argentina in their final Group E tie on Sunday.
Having produced some impressive performances in the group stage, Asia's three representatives will be confident of holding their own in the knockout stage despite facing quality opposition.
Vitoria: Argentina ended Tajikistan's FIFA U-17 World Cup Brazil 2019 campaign with a 3-1 win in Group E action at the Estádio Kléber Andrade on Sunday.
Tajikistan put up a brave fight but Argentina proved too strong as the South Americans finished runners-up behind Spain on goal difference to advance to a Round of 16 meeting with Group F winners Paraguay.
Tajikistan, the AFC U-16 Championship Malaysia 2018 runners-up, ended their campaign with one win and two defeats.
Vitoria: Tajikistan found Spain's strikers too hot to handle as the Central Asians fell to a 5-1 defeat in their FIFA U-17 World Cup Brazil 2019 Group E tie at the Estádio Kléber Andrade on Thursday.
Tajikistan went into the match buoyant after having opened their campaign with a 1-0 win over African champions Cameroon but Spain were on top from the start to register their first triumph of the tournament, having settled for a 0-0 draw with Argentina on Matchday One.