5 (in 5 host cities)
March 20, 1993
Brazil (3rd title)
Adriano Gerlin da Silva
1981 FIFA World Youth Ch, 1985 FIFA World Youth Ch, 1995 FIFA World Youth Ch, 1989 FIFA World Youth Ch, 1991 FIFA World Youth Ch
The 1993 FIFA World Youth Championship took place in Australia for second time from 5 to 20 March 1993. The 1993 championship was the 9th contested. The tournament took place in five venues: Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane, Melbourne and Adelaide. The tournament was to be held originally in Yugoslavia, but was moved to Australia due to the Yugoslav Wars.
The 16 teams were split into four groups of four teams. Four group winners, and four second-place finishers qualify for the knockout round.
Henry Zambrano of Colombia won the Golden Shoe award for scoring three goals. In total, 82 goals were scored by 56 different players, with two of them credited as own goals.