Armenia national under-19 football team

The Armenia national under-19 football team is the youth football team of Armenia. The team is based mostly on the young players from the league and competes every years in order to qualify for the European Under-19 Football Championship. The team played its first match in 1993, Armenia having until 1992 been part of the USSR.

Armenia U-19
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Minchev 19 (under 19)
AssociationFootball Federation of Armenia
Head coachVahagn Minasyan
Most capsZhirayr Shaghoyan (20)
Top scorerEdgar Manucharyan (9)
FIFA codeARM
First colours
Second colours
First international
Turkey Turkey 5–0 Armenia Armenia
(Neuchâtel, Switzerland; October 4, 1993)
Biggest win
Armenia Armenia 4–0 Albania Albania
(unknown; October 14, 1997)
Armenia Armenia 5–1 Hungary Hungary
(Zalaegerszeg, Hungary; May 31, 2005)
Biggest defeat
Armenia Armenia 0–9 Switzerland Switzerland
(Thun, Switzerland; October 8, 1993)
UEFA U-19 Championship
Appearances2 (first in 2005)
Best resultGroup Stage (2005)

HistoryEdit

Armenia U-19 team made its debut in a European competition in 2005. It finished in the fourth place in its group, and therefore did not qualify for the semifinals.

Under 19 UEFA European Football Championship recordEdit

Finals record Qualification record
Year Result Pld W D L GF GA
  1994 Did not qualify 3 2 0 0 2 0 14
  1995 Did not qualify 3 2 0 0 2 1 8
  1996 Did not qualify 3 2 0 0 2 2 10
  1997 Did not qualify 3 2 0 1 1 2 10
  1998 Did not qualify 2 2 0 0 2 1 4
  1999 Did not qualify 3 2 0 0 2 2 5
  2000 Did not qualify 3 2 0 0 2 1 7
  2001 Did not qualify 3 3 1 0 2 2 4
  2002 Did not qualify 3 4 0 0 4 1 19
  2003 Did not qualify 4 3 0 0 3 2 11
  2004 Did not qualify 1 3 2 1 0 5 1
  2004 Did not qualify 4 3 0 0 3 0 10
  2005 Group Stage 4 3 0 1 2 1 4
  2006 Did not qualify 4 3 0 1 2 1 3
  2007 Did not qualify 3 3 1 0 2 3 6
  2008 Did not qualify 2 3 1 2 0 3 2
  2008 Did not qualify 4 3 0 0 3 3 7
  2009 Did not qualify 4 3 0 0 3 3 7
  2010 Did not qualify 4 3 0 0 3 2 12
  2011 Did not qualify 3 3 1 0 2 1 6
  2012 Did not qualify 2 3 2 0 1 4 3
  2012 Did not qualify 4 3 0 1 2 3 7
  2013 Did not qualify 4 3 0 0 3 0 9
  2014 Did not qualify 3 1 1 1 2 2 0
  2015 Did not qualify 3 3 1 0 2 2 4
  2016 Did not qualify 4 3 0 0 3 0 10
  2017 Did not qualify 4 3 0 0 3 1 10
  2018 Did not qualify 3 3 0 2 1 5 10
  2019 Group Stage

ManagersEdit

Recent resultsEdit

2021Edit

2 September 2021 Friendly Lithuania   4–0   Armenia Yerevan, Armenia
11:00 Stadium: Avan Academy Stadium
Referee: Yura Mahtesyan
5 September 2021 Friendly Lithuania   2–0   Armenia Yerevan, Armenia
17:00 Stadium: Avan Academy Stadium
Referee: Sargis Khachatryan

Current squadEdit

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Mihran Hovhannisyan (2004-07-27) 27 July 2004 (age 18) 1 0   Syunik
1GK Hayk Khachatryan (2005-01-27) 27 January 2005 (age 17) 4 0   Ararat-Armenia
1GK Gor Matinyan (2004-06-23) 23 June 2004 (age 18) 3 0   BKMA

2DF Ishkhan Darbinyan (2004-04-10) 10 April 2004 (age 18) 1 0   BKMA
2DF Gevorg Grigoryan (2004-04-05) 5 April 2004 (age 18) 1 0   Urartu
2DF Mher Kankanyan (2004-03-19) 19 March 2004 (age 18) 3 0   BKMA
2DF Poghos Krmzyan (2004-08-16) 16 August 2004 (age 18) 3 0   Sochi
2DF Arman Markosian (2004-12-30) 30 December 2004 (age 17) 5 0 Unattached
2DF Sergey Muradyan (2004-08-27) 27 August 2004 (age 18) 5 0   Zenit Saint Petersburg
2DF Erik Papikyan (2004-08-13) 13 August 2004 (age 18) 3 0   Pyunik
2DF Armen Sargsyan (2004-02-20) 20 February 2004 (age 18) 5 0   BKMA

3MF Karen Davtyan (2004-01-02) 2 January 2004 (age 18) 4 1   Urartu
3MF Davit Hakobyan (2005-08-09) 9 August 2005 (age 17) 4 0   BKMA
3MF Vache Hakobyan (2005-07-21) 21 July 2005 (age 17) 3 0   BKMA
3MF Karlen Hovhannisyan (2005-04-26) 26 April 2005 (age 17) 1 0   Pyunik
3MF Narek Hovhannisyan (2006-08-06) 6 August 2006 (age 16) 2 0   BKMA
3MF Artur Israelyan (2004-01-16) 16 January 2004 (age 18) 2 0   Urartu
3MF Gabriel Papian (2004-04-30) 30 April 2004 (age 18) 3 0   Kolding
3MF Hamlet Sargsyan (2004-05-20) 20 May 2004 (age 18) 15 0   Urartu
3MF Hayk Tatosyan (2004-08-17) 17 August 2004 (age 18) 3 1   Pyunik
3MF Vardan Tovmasyan (2005-01-17) 17 January 2005 (age 17) 3 0   BKMA

4FW Arayik Eloyan (2004-03-16) 16 March 2004 (age 18) 7 2   BKMA
4FW Misak Hakobyan (2004-06-11) 11 June 2004 (age 18) 9 0   BKMA
4FW Aleksandr Mkrtychyan (2004-01-27) 27 January 2004 (age 18) 3 0   Kuban Krasnodar

Recent call-upsEdit

The following players were called up within the last twelve months and remain ineligible.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Rafael Manasyan (2005-01-27) 27 January 2005 (age 17) 2 0   Ararat-Armenia II v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022

DF Ruslan Babayan (2004-03-23) 23 March 2004 (age 18) 1 0   Akademia FK Krasnodar v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022
DF Anthony Toumanian (2004-07-03) 3 July 2004 (age 18) 0 0   La Duchère U19 v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022
DF Hayk Simonyan (2004-04-30) 30 April 2004 (age 18) 1 0   FC Ararat-Armenia II v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022
DF Daniel Zakaryan (2004-04-16) 16 April 2004 (age 18) 1 0   Pyunik FC II v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022
DF Ara Cholakyan (2004-07-17) 17 July 2004 (age 18) 1 0   Urartu II v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022

MF Armans Muradjans (2004-04-30) 30 April 2004 (age 18) 1 0   Riga FC II v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022
MF Robert Potinyan (2004-01-01) 1 January 2004 (age 18) 1 0   Akademia FK Krasnodar v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022
MF Aramayis Khachatryan (2004-01-19) 19 January 2004 (age 18) 1 0   BKMA II v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022
MF Levon Petrosyan (2004-03-24) 24 March 2004 (age 18) 1 0   Pyunik FC II v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022
MF Vrezh Mkrtchyan (2004-09-19) 19 September 2004 (age 18) 1 0   FC Ararat-Armenia II v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022
MF Hovhannes Hartenyan (2004-03-17) 17 March 2004 (age 18) 1 0   FC Shirak II v.   Lebanon, 27 May 2022

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Հայաստանի Մ-19 հավաքականը սկսում է նախապատրաստությունն ՈւԵՖԱ Եվրոպայի Մ-19 առաջնության ընտրական մրցաշարին" (in Armenian). Hayastani Futboli Federats’ia. 16 September 2022. Retrieved 23 September 2022.

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