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2002 UEFA European Under-17 Championship

The 2002 UEFA European Under-17 Championship was the first edition of UEFA's UEFA European Under-17 Championship after changing the name of the competition. Denmark hosted the championship, during April 27 – May 10. 16 teams entered the competition, and Switzerland defeated France in the final to win the competition for the first time.

2002 UEFA Under-17 Championship
2002 U17-EM i fodbold for mænd
Tournament details
Host countryDenmark
Dates27 April – 10 May
Teams16
Final positions
Champions  Switzerland (1st title)
Runners-up France
Third place England
Fourth place Spain
Tournament statistics
Matches played32
Goals scored116 (3.63 per match)
Top scorer(s)Spain Jonathan Soriano
(7 goals)
Best player(s)England Wayne Rooney[1]
2001
2003

SquadsEdit

QualifyingEdit

Match OfficialsEdit

A total of 10 referees, 12 assistant referees and 3 fourth officials were appointed for the final tournament.[2]


Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Teams GP W D L GF GA GD Pts
  England 3 2 1 0 5 2 +3 7
  Denmark 3 1 2 0 10 4 +6 5
  Netherlands 3 1 1 1 10 7 +3 4
  Finland 3 0 0 3 3 15 −12 0
Denmark  4–4  Netherlands
Rasmussen   38'
Zimling   47'
Kvist   49'
Lorentzen   83'
Report[permanent dead link] John   35'69'
Blonk   64'
Elmas   76'
Referee: Damien Ledentu (France)
Finland  2–3  England
Ääritalo   1'51' Report[permanent dead link] Hogg   12'
Smyth   41'
Doherty   68'
Referee: Robert Krajnc (Slovenia)

Netherlands  0–2  England
Report[permanent dead link] Rooney   32'
Long   53'
Denmark  6–0  Finland
Kvist   7'
Rasmussen   60'62'73'79'80'
Report[permanent dead link]
Referee: Luc Wilmes (Luxembourg)

England  0–0  Denmark
Report
Netherlands  6–1  Finland
John   30'65'81'
Otten   53'
Elmas   56'
Artz   68' (pen.)
Report[permanent dead link] Ääritalo   31'

Group BEdit

Teams GP W D L GF GA GD Pts
   Switzerland 3 3 0 0 6 2 +4 9
  France 3 1 1 1 3 2 +1 4
  Portugal 3 1 0 2 2 4 −2 3
  Ukraine 3 0 1 2 2 5 −3 1
Portugal  0–2  France
Report[permanent dead link] Khiter   36'
Mandanne   53'
Switzerland   3–1  Ukraine
Senderos   4'
Milosavac   5'
Dugić   74'
Report[permanent dead link] Kotenko   35'

Ukraine  0–0  France
Report[permanent dead link]
Referee: Augustus Constantin (Romania)

France  1–2   Switzerland
Bru   67' Report[permanent dead link] Burki   23' (pen.)
Dugić   26'
Referee: Emil Laursen (Denmark)
Ukraine  1–2  Portugal
Aliyev   63' (pen.) Report Pedro Araújo   56'
Ivanildo   83'
Referee: Robert Krajnc (Slovenia)

Group CEdit

Teams GP W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Spain 3 3 0 0 13 4 +9 9
  Yugoslavia 3 2 0 1 10 9 +1 6
  Czech Republic 3 1 0 2 5 9 −4 3
  Moldova 3 0 0 3 7 13 −6 0
Spain  4–1  Czech Republic
Soriano   14'78'
Soldado   42'
Gavilán   79'
Report[permanent dead link] Papadopulos   36'
Moldova  3–6  Yugoslavia
Pajović   43' (o.g.)
Calincov   48'71'
Report[permanent dead link] Purović   29'57'
Vukčević   44'46'76'
Stančeski   69'

Spain  4–2  Moldova
Soriano   15'48'52'
Soldado   42'
Report[permanent dead link] Bulgaru   38'
Calincov   44'
Czech Republic  1–3  Yugoslavia
Varadi   52' Report[permanent dead link] Vukčević   15'
Purović   61'63'
Referee: Damien Ledentu (France)

Czech Republic  3–2  Moldova
Malchárek   5'50'
Kobylík   82'
Report[permanent dead link] Calincov   26'82'
Yugoslavia  1–5  Spain
Lečić   82' Report[permanent dead link] Soriano   25'31'
Gavilán   30'
David Corominas   44'
David Rodriguez   54'

Group DEdit

Teams GP W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Germany 3 2 1 0 8 3 5 7
  Georgia 3 1 2 0 4 3 1 5
  Poland 3 1 1 1 4 3 1 4
  Hungary 3 0 0 3 4 11 −7 0
Germany  1–1  Georgia
Thomik   65' Report[permanent dead link] Iashvili   46'
Referee: Augustus Constantin (Romania)
Hungary  1–3  Poland
Selei   28' Report[permanent dead link] Tarnowski   28'
Szczepan   60' (pen.)
Solecki   78'

Georgia  1–1  Poland
Iashvili   52' Report[permanent dead link] Kowalczyk   77'
Referee: Emil Laursen (Denmark)
Germany  6–2  Hungary
Westerhoff   38'41'54'
Gómez   45'77'
Schuon   74' (pen.)
Report[permanent dead link] Dancs   62' (pen.)
Horvath   79'

Poland  0–1  Germany
Report[permanent dead link] Podolski   76'
Referee: Damien Ledentu (France)

Knockout stageEdit

QuarterfinalsEdit

England  1–0  Yugoslavia
Rooney   7' Report[permanent dead link]


Switzerland   3–0  Georgia
Burki   39'56'
Ziegler   72'
Report[permanent dead link]
Referee: Luc Wilmes (Luxembourg)

Germany  1–1  France
Cimen   52' Report[permanent dead link] Lejeune   81'
Penalties
Tekkan  
Westerhoff  
Rammel  
Bork  
2–4   Plessis
  Houri
  Lejeune
  Zubar
  Mandanne
Referee: Augustus Constantin (Romania)

SemifinalsEdit

England  0–3   Switzerland
Report[permanent dead link] Maksimović   7'57'
Milosavac   67'

Third place playoffEdit

Spain  1–4  England
Gavilán   41' Report[permanent dead link] Routledge   37'
Rooney   40'52'72'
Referee: Damien Ledentu (France)

FinalEdit

France  0–0   Switzerland
Report
Penalties
Plessis  
Houri  
Zubar  
Kisamba  
2–4   Barnetta
  Burki
  Preisig
  Ziegler

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2002: Wayne Rooney UEFA.com[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "uefa.com - UEFA European U-17 C'Ship - Fixtures & Results -". web.archive.org. 2002-05-25. Retrieved 2019-05-27.

External linksEdit