FIFA U-20 World Cup from 1977 to 2017  
          Final 3rd Place Play-Off  
  Host Nation Year # Winner Score Runner-Up Third Score Fourth  
    Tunisia 1977 1   Soviet Union 22 a.e.t (9-8 pens)   Mexico   Brazil 40   Uruguay  
    Japan 1979 2   Argentina 31   Soviet Union   Uruguay 11 a.e.t (5-3 pens)   Poland  
    Australia 1981 3   West Germany 40   Qatar   Romania 10   England  
    Mexico 1983 4   Brazil 10   Argentina   Poland 21 a.e.t.   South Korea  
    Soviet Union 1985 5   Brazil 10 a.e.t.   Spain   Nigeria 00 a.e.t (3-1 pens)   Soviet Union  
    Chile 1987 6   Yugoslavia 11 a.e.t (5-4 pens)   West Germany   East Germany 22 a.e.t (3-1 pens)   Chile  
    Saudi Arabia 1989 7   Portugal 20   Nigeria   Brazil 20   United States  
    Portugal 1991 8   Portugal 00 a.e.t (4-2 pens)   Brazil   Soviet Union 11 a.e.t (5-4 pens)   Australia  
    Australia 1993 9   Brazil 21   Ghana   England 21   Australia  
    Qatar 1995 10   Argentina 20   Brazil   Portugal 32   Spain  
    Malaysia 1997 11   Argentina 21   Uruguay   Republic of Ireland 21   Ghana  
    Nigeria 1999 12   Spain 40   Japan   Mali 10   Uruguay  
    Argentina 2001 13   Argentina 30   Ghana   Egypt 10   Paraguay  
    UAE 2003 14   Brazil 10   Spain   Colombia 21   Argentina  
    Netherlands 2005 15   Argentina 21   Nigeria   Brazil 21   Morocco  
    Canada 2007 16   Argentina 21   Czech Republic   Chile 10   Austria  
    Egypt 2009 17   Ghana 00 a.e.t (4-3 pens)   Brazil   Hungary 11 a.e.t (2-0 pens)   Costa Rica  
    Colombia 2011 18   Brazil 32 a.e.t.   Portugal   Mexico 31   France  
    Turkey 2013 19   France 00 a.e.t (4-1 pens)   Uruguay   Ghana 30   Iraq  
    New Zealand 2015 20   Serbia 21 a.e.t   Brazil   Mali 31   Senegal  
    South Korea 2017 21