FIFA U-17 World Cup Nigeria 2009Tournament detailsHost country NigeriaDates 24 October - 15 NovemberTeams 24 (from 6 confederations)Venue(s) 8 (in 8 host cities)Final positionsChampions Switzerland (1st title)Runners-up NigeriaThird place SpainFourth place ColombiaTournament statisticsMatches played 52Goals scored 151 (2.9 per match)Attendance 778,787 (14,977 per match)Top scorer(s) Borja Sani Emmanuel Sebastián Gallegos Haris Seferović(all with 5 goals)Best player Sani Emmanuel← 2007 2011 →The 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup was the thirteenth tournament of the FIFA U-17 World Cup held in Nigeria from October 24 to November 15, 2009.[1]The tournament was won by Switzerland, beating 1-0 the host team, Nigeria. The Golden Ball to the Best Player was given to Nigerian Sani Emmanuel; the Golden Shoe for the Top Scorer was given to Spaniard Borja, with 5 goals (although he tied with Nigerian Sani Emmanuel, Uruguayan Sebastián Gallegos, and Swiss Haris Seferović); the Golden Glove was given to Swiss Benjamin Sie

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