England national under-17 football team

England Under-17
Nickname(s) Three Lions
Association The Football Association
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Steve Cooper
FIFA code ENG
First colours
Second colours
First international
 England 1–1 Turkey 
(Livorno, Italy; 20 August 1991)
Biggest win
 England 8–0 Gibraltar 
(Yerevan, Armenia; 26 October 2013)
Biggest defeat
 Germany 4–0 England 
(Jena, Germany; 9 May 2009)
 Spain 4–0 England 
(Tbilisi, Georgia; 31 March 2012)
European Championship
Appearances 14 (first in 1984)
Best result Champions, 2010 and 2014
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances 4 (first in 2007)
Best result Champions, 2017
England national under-17 football team
Medal record
U-17 World Cup
2017 India Team

The England national under-17 football team, also known as England under-17s or England U17(s), represents England in football at an under-17 age level and is controlled by the Football Association, the governing body for football in England.

In July 2015, Steve Cooper was appointed to coach the squad with assistance from Mike Marsh.[1]

Competition history

FIFA U-17 World Cup

England reached the quarter-final stage at both the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup[2] and 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup.[3]

In October 2017, England defeated Spain in the final of the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup to become World Champions at this age level for the first time.[4] Phil Foden was awarded the Golden Ball for being the best player at the tournament.[5] Rhian Brewster won the Golden Boot for tournament leading goalscorer[5] and the Bronze ball.[5]

Championship record

Year Round Pld W D L GF GA Squad
1985Did not enter
1987
1989
1991Did not qualify
1993
1995
1997
1999
2001
2003
2005
2007Quarter-finals5311127Squad
2009Did not qualify
2011Quarter-finals522189Squad
2013Did not qualify
2015Group stage302112Squad
2017Champions7610236Squad
2019To be determined
Total4/172011634424
Year Golden Ball Award
2017 Phil Foden[5]

UEFA European Under-17 Championship

The England under-17 team competes in the annual UEFA European Under-17 Championship. England were the hosts of the 2001 Final Tournament, with the English reaching the semi-finals where they lost 4-0 to France on 3 May. They finished fourth, losing the third place play off match 4-1 to Croatia. They finished third at the 2002 UEFA European Under-17 Championship in Denmark.[6] Forward Wayne Rooney was awarded the Golden player accolade.[6] England finished fourth at the 2003 and 2004 tournaments. The 2007 tournament in Belgium saw England finish runners up to Spain, the only goal of the final at the Stade Luc Varenne scored by Bojan Krkić.[7]

England defeated Spain at the 2010 UEFA European Under-17 Championship to become Champions at under-17 level for the first time.[8] Forward Connor Wickham scored the winning goal in the final and was subsequently named Golden player of the tournament.[9] This was the first time England had won a European men's age-group title since their victory at the 1993 UEFA European Under-18 Championship.[8] England won their second title at the 2014 UEFA European Under-17 Championship, defeating the Netherlands in the final on Penalties.[10]

They finished runners up at the 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship, losing to Spain in the final on a penalty shoot-out.[11] Forward Jadon Sancho was named Golden player.[12]

The 2018 UEFA European Under-17 Championship was hosted by England.[13] They were eliminated at the semi-final stage by the Netherlands in a penalty shoot-out.[14]

Championship record

Year Round Pld W D L GF GA Squad
2002Third Place6411106Squad
2003Fourth place513166Squad
2004Fourth place5311117Squad
2005Group stage310263Squad
2006Elite round-------
2007Runners-up531184Squad
2008Elite round-------
2009Group stage301216Squad
2010Champions5500104Squad
2011Semi-final411255Squad
2012Elite round-------
2013Elite round-------
2014Champions5401104Squad
2015Quarter-final421132Squad
2016Quarter-final420264Squad
2017Runners-up6501154Squad
2018Semi-final530263Squad
2019--------
Total13/1760349179758
Year Golden Player Award
2002 Wayne Rooney[6]
2010 Connor Wickham[9]
2017 Jadon Sancho[12]

Other tournaments

England have also competed at the Nordic tournament[15] and Algarve Tournament.[16]

England host an annual FA international tournament.

Fixtures and results 2017–18

2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup

Group stage

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  England 3 3 0 0 11 2 +9 9 Knockout stage
2  Iraq 3 1 1 1 4 5 1 4
3  Mexico 3 0 2 1 3 4 1 2
4  Chile 3 0 1 2 0 7 7 1
Source: FIFA
Chile  0–4  England
Report
Attendance: 46,154
Referee: Ryuji Sato (Japan)

England  3–2  Mexico
Report
Attendance: 48,620

England  4–0  Iraq
Report
Attendance: 56,372

Round of 16

England  0–0  Japan
Report
Penalties
5–3
Attendance: 53,302

Quarter-final

United States  1–4  England
Sargent  72' Report
Attendance: 16,148

Semi-final

Brazil  1–3  England
Wesley  21' Report Brewster  10', 39', 77'
Attendance: 63,881

Final

England  5-2  Spain
Report
Attendance: 66,684

Friendlies

Algarve Tournament

2018 UEFA European Under-17 Championship

Group stage

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Italy 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 6[lower-alpha 1] Knockout stage
2  England (H) 3 2 0 1 4 3 +1 6[lower-alpha 1]
3   Switzerland 3 2 0 1 4 2 +2 6[lower-alpha 1]
4  Israel 3 0 0 3 1 7 6 0
Source: UEFA
(H) Host.
Notes:
  1. 1 2 3 Head-to-head results: Italy 2–0 Switzerland, England 2–1 Italy, Switzerland 1–0 England. Head-to-head standings:
    • Italy: 3 pts, +1 GD
    • England: 3 pts, 0 GD
    • Switzerland: 3 pts, −1 GD
England  2–1  Israel
Doyle  29' (pen.)
Daly  61'
Report Lugassy  40+1' (pen.)
Attendance: 6,102
Referee: Halil Umut Meler (Turkey)
England  2–1  Italy
Appiah  64'
Doyle  69' (pen.)
Report Riccardi  14'
Attendance: 7,159
Referee: Vilhjalmur Thorarinsson (Iceland)
England  0–1   Switzerland
Report Mambimbi  40+1'
Attendance: 6,146
Referee: Horatiu Fesnic (Romania)

Quarter-final

England  2–0  Norway
Duncan  14'
Amaechi  49'
Report
Attendance: 5,102
Referee: Juri Frischer (Estonia)

Semi-final

England  0–0  Netherlands
Report
Penalties
  • John-Jules
  • Daly
  • Saka
  • Ashby-Hammond
  • Appiah
  • Balogun
5–6
  • Burger
  • Ihattaren
  • Hendriks
  • Tavsan
  • J. Timber
  • Q. Timber
Attendance: 7,952
Referee: Horatiu Fesnic (Romania)

Players

Latest squad

For the 2017–18 season, including the 2018 UEFA European Under-17 Championship, players born on or after 1 January 2001 are eligible.[17] Players born between January and August 2001 are first-year scholars in the English academy system, players born from September 2001 to August 2002 will be eligible to enter the full-time academy system at the start of the 2018–19 season.

The following players were named in the squad for the 2018 UEFA European Under-17 Championship, to be played in May 2018.[18]

Number Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
- 1GK Luca Ashby-Hammond (2001-03-25) 25 March 2001[19] Fulham
- 1GK Marcus Dewhurst (2001-03-20) 20 March 2001 Sheffield United
- 1GK Adam Desbois (Training GK) - Reading

- 2DF Ajibola Alese (2001-01-17) 17 January 2001[20] West Ham United
- 2DF Dylan Crowe (2001-04-13) 13 April 2001[21] Ipswich Town
- 2DF Vontae Daley-Campbell (2001-04-02) 2 April 2001[22] Arsenal
- 2DF Ethan Laird (2001-08-05) 5 August 2001[23] Manchester United
- 2DF Nathanael Ogbeta (2001-04-18) 18 April 2001[24] Manchester City
- 2DF Bukayo Saka (2001-09-05) 5 September 2001 Arsenal

- 3MF Faustino Anjorin (2001-11-23) 23 November 2001[25] Chelsea
- 3MF Trae Coyle (2001-01-11) 11 January 2001[26] Arsenal
- 3MF Matty Daly (2001-03-10) 10 March 2001[27] Huddersfield Town
- 3MF Elijah Dixon-Bonner (2001-01-01) 1 January 2001[28] Liverpool
- 3MF Tommy Doyle (2001-10-17) 17 October 2001[29] Manchester City
- 3MF James Garner (2001-03-13) 13 March 2001[30] Manchester United

- 4FW Xavier Amaechi (2001-01-05) 5 January 2001[31] Arsenal
- 4FW Arvin Appiah (2001-01-01) 1 January 2001 Nottingham Forest
- 4FW Folarin Balogun (2001-07-03) 3 July 2001[32] Arsenal
- 4FW Bobby Duncan (2001-06-25) 25 June 2001 Liverpool
- 4FW Tyreece John-Jules (2001-02-14) 14 February 2001 Arsenal
- 4FW Rayhaan Tulloch (2001-01-20) 20 January 2001[33] West Bromwich Albion

Recent call-ups

The following players have previously been called up to the England under-17 squad and remain eligible.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Arthur Okonkwo - - - Arsenal v.  Portugal/ Germany/ Netherlands, 9–13 February 2018[34]
GK Harry Seaden - - - Southend United v.  Portugal/ Russia/ Germany, 8–14 November 2017[35]

DF Luis Binks (2001-08-05) 5 August 2001[36] - - Tottenham Hotspur v.  Portugal/ Germany/ Netherlands, 9–13 February 2018[34]
DF Max Broughton - - - Bolton Wanderers v.  Portugal/ Russia/ Germany, 8–14 November 2017[35]
DF Louie Sibley - - - Derby County v.  Portugal/ Germany/ Netherlands, 9–13 February 2018[34]

MF Clinton Mola (2001-03-15) 15 March 2001[37] - - Chelsea v.  Portugal/ Germany/ Netherlands, 9–13 February 2018[34]
MF Tareq Shihab (2001-03-07) 7 March 2001[38] - - Brighton & Hove Albion v.  Portugal/ Russia/ Germany, 8–14 November 2017[35]

FW Mason Greenwood (2001-10-01) 1 October 2001[39] - - Manchester United v.  Portugal/ Germany/ Netherlands, 9–13 February 2018[34]
FW Curtis Jones (2001-01-30) 30 January 2001[40] - - Liverpool v.  Portugal/ Germany/ Netherlands, 9–13 February 2018 INJ[34]
FW Luis Longstaff (2001-02-24) 24 February 2001[41] - - Liverpool v.  Portugal/ Russia/ Germany, 8–14 November 2017[35]
FW Jack Nolan (2001-05-25) 25 May 2001[42] - - Reading v.  Portugal/ Germany/ Netherlands, 9–13 February 2018[34]

INJ Player withdrew from the squad before any games had been played.

Honours

References

  1. "Four new interim England national coaches appointed". The Football Association. Retrieved 28 July 2015.
  2. "FIFA U-17 World Cup Korea 2007 Quarter-finals". FIFA. 2 September 2007. Retrieved 7 November 2017.
  3. "FIFA U-17 World Cup Mexico 2011 Quarter-finals". FIFA. 4 July 2011. Retrieved 7 November 2017.
  4. 1 2 "England come back to win first U-17 World Cup title". FIFA. 28 October 2017. Retrieved 7 November 2017.
  5. 1 2 3 4 "FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 – Awards". FIFA. 28 October 2017. Retrieved 7 November 2017.
  6. 1 2 3 "2002: Wayne Rooney". UEFA. 30 January 2012. Retrieved 29 September 2017.
  7. "Bojan strikes for Spanish success". UEFA. 30 January 2012. Retrieved 29 September 2017.
  8. 1 2 3 Magowan, Alistair (31 May 2010). "England U-17s beat Spain to win European Championship". BBC Sport. Retrieved 2 November 2012.
  9. 1 2 "2010: Connor Wickham". UEFA. 12 July 2010. Retrieved 29 September 2017.
  10. 1 2 "England win European Under-17 Championship on penalties". BBC Sport. 21 May 2014. Retrieved 21 May 2014.
  11. "Spot-on Spain claim record third U17 EURO title". UEFA. 19 May 2017. Retrieved 29 September 2017.
  12. 1 2 "2017: Jadon Sancho". UEFA. 26 May 2017. Retrieved 29 September 2017.
  13. "European Under-17 Championship: England face extra scrutiny at home". BBC Sport. 3 May 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  14. "European Under-17 Championships: England lose 6-5 on penalties to Netherlands". BBC Sport. 17 May 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
  15. "England U17s squad named for the Nordic Tournament". The Football Association. 11 July 2014. Retrieved 29 September 2017.
  16. "Proud Peacock". The Football Association. 5 February 2008. Archived from the original on 6 July 2008. Retrieved 10 March 2009.
  17. "Regulations of the UEFA European Under-19 Championship, 2017/18" (PDF). UEFA. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  18. "England U17s squad named for U17 Euro Finals on home turf". The Football Association. 3 May 2018. Retrieved 3 May 2018.
  19. "Luca Ashby-Hammond". Fulham F.C. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  20. "Ajibola Alese". West Ham United F.C. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  21. "Dylan Crowe". Ipswich Town FC. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  22. "Vontae Daley-Campbell". UEFA. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  23. "Ethan Laird". Manchester United F.C. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  24. "Nathanael Ogbeta". Manchester City F.C. Retrieved 2 May 2018.
  25. "Faustino Anjorin". UEFA. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  26. "Trae Coyle". UEFA. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  27. "Matt Daly". Huddersfield Town A.F.C. Retrieved 3 May 2018.
  28. "Elijah Dixon-Bonner". Liverpool F.C. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  29. "Thomas Doyle". UEFA. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  30. "James Garner". Manchester United F.C. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  31. "Xavier Amaechi". UEFA. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  32. "Folarin Balogun". Premier League. Retrieved 3 May 2018.
  33. "Rayhaan Tulloch". UEFA. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  34. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 "England U17s squad to play Portugal, Germany and Netherlands at Algarve tournament". The Football Association. 2 February 2018. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  35. 1 2 3 4 "The England U17s squad has been named to face Portugal, Russia and Germany at home". The Football Association. 2 November 2017. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  36. "Luis Binks". UEFA. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  37. "Clinton Mola". Chelsea F.C. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  38. "Tareq Shihab". Brighton & Hove Albion F.C. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
  39. "Mason Greenwood". Manchester United F.C. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  40. "Curtis Jones". Liverpool F.C. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  41. "Luis Longstaff". Liverpool F.C. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  42. "Jack Nolan". Reading F.C. Retrieved 8 November 2017.
  43. "England's penalty prowess pays off". uefa.com/. UEFA. Retrieved 21 May 2014.
This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.