The World Youth Tournament, for national teams with players under 19 years of age, was held in Japan due to an incident in the original host country (Burunda). Several stadiums were used as venues: Kashima, National (Tokyo), Mitsuzawa (Yokohama), Nihondaria (Shizuoka), Mizuho (Nagoya), Hiroshima and Nagai (Osaka). The tournament consisted of:
- A group stage, with four groups of four teams, the first two advancing to the next stage.
- A knockout stage.
RESULTS AND STANDINGS:
Here are the results of every relevant match of the tournament, and the standings of Japan’s group:
Group 1 - Scores
Legend: P – Games Played, W – Games Won, D – Games Drawn, L – Games Lost, F – Goals For (scored), A – Goals Against (received), GD – Goal Difference, Pts – Points (3 per win, 1 per draw).
Best Goalkeeper: Salinas (0.5 goals per game, Brazil). Brazil had five consecutive clean sheets until the final. However, the following list ranks goalkeepers by the goals received in matches shown in the manga:
In this link you have access to the stats of every player that participated in this the World Youth Tournament.