Spain survived a scare to secure their place in the Under-20 World Cup quarter-finals with a come-from-behind 2-1 win over Mexico on Tuesday, while hosts Turkey were knocked out of the tournament.
Hosts Turkey have beaten Australia 2-1 to eliminate the Young Socceroos from the U20 World Cup where they haven't won a game since 2003.
El Salvador created a slice of history as they won their first 11-a-side match at a FIFA tournament with a 2-1 victory over Australia at the Under-20 World Cup.
Spain's young footballers showed why they are favoured to win the Under-20 World Cup by beating the United States 4-1 on Friday after doubles from star strikers Jese and Gerard Deulofeu.
The Young Socceroos have drawn 1-1 with highly-fancied Colombia in their Group C opener at the U20 World Championship in Turkey.
Spain and France have made strong starts to the FIFA U20 World Cup in Turkey in front of disappointingly-low crowds.
Three players from grand final rivals Western Sydney and Central Coast feature in a 24-man Young Socceroos squad for this year's U20 World Cup in Turkey.