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Man United wonderkid scores free-kick and Borussia Dortmund starlet bags brace for England Under-17s in World Cup opener

Angel Gomes, Callum Hudson-Odoi and Jadon Sancho got the young Lions off to a superb start in India

There’s a World Cup happening right now.

The planet’s best Under-17 players have gathered in India to determine which country has the best crop of youngsters coming through.

England got their campaign underway with a convincing 4-0 win against Chile.

The kids are alright

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The kids are alright

Fans of three of Europe’s top clubs will be interested to find out who scored the goals.

16-year-old Chelsea midfielder Callum Hudson-Odoi opened the scoring after just four minutes…

Borussia Dortmund wonderkid Jadon Sancho then doubled the lead after capitalising on a keeper error…

The former Man City player then grabbed a brace with a composed finish on the hour…

Man United starlet Angel Gomes completed the rout.

Nani’s 17-year-old cousin came off the bench before scoring England’s fourth with a perfectly placed free-kick…

Lovely stuff, boys.

England will also play Iraq and Mexico in Group F.