Bahrain national under-23 football team

Bahrain national under-23 football team (also known as Bahrain under-23 or Bahrain Olympics team) represents Bahrain in international football competitions, GCC U-23 Championship, Football at the Summer Olympics, as well as other under-23 international football tournaments.

Bahrain
Nickname(s)Al-Ahmar (The Red)
AssociationBahrain Football Association
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationWAFF (West Asia)
FIFA codeBHR
First colours
Second colours
AFC U-23 Championship
Appearances1 (first in 2020)
Best resultGroup stage
Asian Games
Appearances4 (first in 2002)
Best resultQuarter-Finals (2002)

Tournament recordsEdit

Summer Olympics recordEdit

Since 1992, football at the Summer Olympics changes into Under-23 tournament.

Olympics Record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
  1992 Did not qualify
  1996
  2000
  2004
  2008
  2012
  2016
  2020 To be decided

Asian Games recordEdit

Since 2002, football at the Asian Games changes into Under-23 tournament.

Asian Games Record
Year Round GP W D L GS GA
  2002 Quarter-Finals 4 2 0 2 10 6
  2006 Group Stage 3 2 0 1 7 3
  2010 3 0 1 2 2 5
  2014 Did not qualify
  2018 Round of 16 4 1 1 2 5 11
Total 4/5 14 5 2 7 24 25

AFC U-23 Championship recordEdit

AFC U-23 Championship Record
Year Round GP W D L GF GA
  2013 Did not qualify
  2016
  2018
  2020 Group Stage 3 0 2 1 3 8
Total 1/4 3 0 2 1 3 8

GCC U-23 Championship recordEdit

GCC U-23 Championship Record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
  2008 Final Runner-up 4 2 1 1 6 4
  2010 Group Stage 6/6 3 0 2 1 0 2
  2011 5/6 3 1 1 1 2 5
  2012 Final Runner-up 5 3 0 2 4 7
  2013 Final Champions 4 4 0 0 7 2
  2015 Group Stage 5/6 3 1 1 1 4 3
Total 6/6 Best: Champions 22 11 5 6 23 23

Recent fixtures and resultsEdit

  Win   Draw   Lose

2020Edit

3 January 2020 (2020-01-03) Friendly Vietnam   1–2   Bahrain Samut Prakan, Thailand

8 January 2020 (2020-01-08) 2020 AFC U-23 Championship Group A Thailand   5–0   Bahrain Bangkok, Thailand
20:15 UTC+7
Report Stadium: Rajamangala Stadium
Attendance: 7,076
Referee: Ryuji Sato (Japan)

11 January 2020 (2020-01-11) 2020 AFC U-23 Championship Group A Bahrain   2–2   Iraq Rangsit, Thailand
17:15 UTC+7
Report
  • Al-Ammari   65'
  • Nassif   90+2'
Stadium: Thammasat Stadium
Attendance: 112
Referee: Ko Hyung-jin (South Korea)

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

The following 23 players were called up for 2020 AFC U-23 Championship.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1 1GK Anwar Ahmed (1997-09-19)19 September 1997 (aged 22)   Al-Najma
2 2DF Sayed Ameen (1999-03-07)7 March 1999 (aged 20)   Sitra
3 2DF Ahmed Bughammar (1997-12-30)30 December 1997 (aged 22)   Al-Hidd
4 2DF Husain Jameel (1997-10-03)3 October 1997 (aged 22)   Al-Muharraq
5 2DF Hamad Al-Shamsan (1997-09-29)29 September 1997 (aged 22)   Al-Riffa
6 3MF Abbas Al-Asfoor (1999-03-02)2 March 1999 (aged 20)   Al-Shabab
7 3MF Ahmed Al-Sherooqi (2000-05-22)22 May 2000 (aged 19)   Al-Muharraq
8 3MF Mohamed Marhoon (1998-02-12)12 February 1998 (aged 21)   Al-Riffa
9 3MF Ahmed Saleh (1998-01-11)11 January 1998 (aged 21)   Al-Muharraq
10 3MF Mohammed Al-Hardan (1997-10-06)6 October 1997 (aged 22)   Al-Muharraq
11 3MF Abdulaziz Khalid (1997-03-17)17 March 1997 (aged 22)   Al-Qalali
12 2DF Ahmed Al-Zaimoor (1997-07-26)26 July 1997 (aged 22)   Al-Shabab
13 4FW Faisal Ebrahim (1998-03-28)28 March 1998 (aged 21)   Al-Muharraq
14 3MF Hamza Al-Juban (2000-04-17)17 April 2000 (aged 19)   Al-Muharraq
15 4FW Hasan Al-Karrani (1997-11-27)27 November 1997 (aged 22)   Al-Muharraq
16 4FW Sayed Hashim Isa (1998-04-03)3 April 1998 (aged 21)   Al-Riffa
17 3MF Jasim Khelaif (1998-02-22)22 February 1998 (aged 21)   Al-Hala
18 3MF Adnan Fawaz (1999-10-30)30 October 1999 (aged 20)   Al-Riffa
19 3MF Abdulrahman Ahmedi (1998-04-16)16 April 1998 (aged 21)   Al-Muharraq
20 2DF Salem Adel (1997-07-03)3 July 1997 (aged 22)   Al-Najma
21 1GK Yusuf Habib (1998-01-09)9 January 1998 (aged 21)   Al-Malkiya
22 3MF Hasan Madan (1998-10-27)27 October 1998 (aged 21)   Al-Shabab
23 1GK Ammar Mohamed (1999-02-10)10 February 1999 (aged 20)   Al-Manama

See alsoEdit

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