Despite a missed penalty in the second half, Ghana had too much firepower against a resolute Niger defence as they booked a place in the last eight.
With the group stages over, here's how the round of 16 matchups -- including France vs. Spain -- look like.
Brazil lived up to their billing as favourites of the U-17 World Cup following a convincing 2-0 victory over Niger in Goa on Friday.
European powerhouse Spain bounced back from their opening loss in style and notched up a 4-0 victory over Niger.
Salim Abdourahmane helped debutants Niger beat North Korea 1-0 in their Group D opener in Kochi.
Coach Soumaila Tiemogo tells ESPN that participation in the U17 World Cup will improve Niger's image as a football-playing country.
ESPN presents five USA and African players to keep an eye out for in the upcoming Under-17 World Cup in India