Costa Rica 3 – Panama 0 (UNCAF Nations Cup, January 22, 2009) Costa Rica won thanks to a first half double from Furtado and a goal from Sanchez after the break.
Honduras 2 – Belize 1 (UNCAF Nations Cup, January 22, 2009)
Nigeria 1 – South Africa 2 (African U20 Championships, January 22, 2009) Following a goalless first-half, Okechukwu Uchebo fired Nigeria in front after 70 minutes. A penalty converted by Bengu minutes later brought South Africa back into the game, before Maluleka netted the winner before the full-time whistle.
Argentina 2 – Peru 1 (U20 South American Championships, January 23, 2009) Peru had a great start when Luis Trujillo’s free-kick sailed over everyone to nestle in the far corner after only three minutes. But the Argentinians levelled through Jonathan Cristaldo in the 25th minute and Eduardo Salvio netted the winner with 14 minutes left to play.