Ecuador defeated Costa Rica 3-0 on Saturday to reach the knock out stage of the Under-20 World Cup.

Edson Montano found the net after just 82 seconds and Marlon De Jesus scored twice - in the 13th and 69th minutes.

The victory gave Ecuador four points in three matches and second place in Group C. Costa Rica has three points and also advanced to the round-of-16 as one of the four best third-place teams. Spain topped the group, winning all of its matches.