Burma goes down 5-1 to New Zealand, bringing the curtain down on its first ever World Cup qualification.
Although Burma still have a mathematical chance of going through in third place, coach Gerd Zeise wasn’t hopeful after the team’s 6-0 thrashing by Ukraine.
Playing in the chilly northern town of Whangarei, the Burmese began the match ferociously, attacking the US with everything they had in the opening minutes.
With just a few days to the kick-off of the Under-20s World Cup football tournament, Burma has been hit by an injury crisis.
Burma was drawn into Group A for the Under-20 World Cup football competition this summer, alongside hosts New Zealand, Ukraine and the United States.