Host team Colombia defeated South Korea 1-0 on Friday to finish group play with a perfect record in the Under-20 World Cup.

Luis Muriel scored in the 37th minute for Colombia, which finished in first place in Group A with nine points. France advances by finishing second in the group with six points following a 2-0 victory over Mali on Friday.

South Korea finished with three points and advances to the knock-out stage as one of the best third-place teams.

Colombia will be among the favorites with Spain, Brazil, Nigeria and Argentina when the round-of-16 opens on Tuesday.