Brazil national under-17 football team

The Brazil national under-17 football team, also known as Brazil Under-17s or Seleção Sub-17, represents Brazil in association football, at an under-17 age level and is controlled by the Brazilian Football Confederation, the governing body for football in Brazil. Their head coach is Guilherme Dalla Déa.

Brazil U17
Nickname(s)Seleção
(The Selection)
Verde-Amarela
(Green and Yellow)
AssociationConfederação Brasileira de Futebol
(Brazilian Football Confederation)
ConfederationCONMEBOL (South America)
Head coachGuilherme Dalla Déa
FIFA codeBrazil
First colours
Second colours
First international
 Brazil 2–2 Italy 
(Bogotá, Colombia; 17 January 1984)
Biggest win
 Austria 0–7 Brazil 
(Alexandria, Egypt; 6 September 1997)
Biggest defeat
 Mexico 3–0 Brazil 
(Lima, Peru; 2 October 2005)
 Nigeria 3–0 Brazil 
(Viña del Mar, Chile; 1 November 2015)
Records for competitive matches only.
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances17 (first in 1985)
Best resultChampions (1997, 1999, 2003, and 2019)
South American U-17 Championship
Appearances17 (first in 1985)
Best resultChampions (1988, 1991, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2015 and 2017)
Brazil national under-17 football team
Medal record
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Bronze medal – third place 1985 People's Republic of China Team
Silver medal – second place 1995 Ecuador Team
Gold medal – first place 1997 Egypt Team
Gold medal – first place 1999 New Zealand Team
Gold medal – first place 2003 Finland Team
Silver medal – second place 2005 Peru Team
Bronze medal – third place 2017 India Team
Gold medal – first place 2019 Brazil Team
Brazil national under-17 football team
Medal record
South American Under-17 Football Championship
Silver medal – second place 1985 Argentina NA
Silver medal – second place 1986 Peru NA
Gold medal – first place 1988 Ecuador NA
Gold medal – first place 1991 Paraguay NA
Gold medal – first place 1995 Peru NA
Gold medal – first place 1997 Paraguay NA
Gold medal – first place 1999 Uruguay NA
Gold medal – first place 2001 Peru NA
Silver medal – second place 2003 Bolivia NA
Gold medal – first place 2005 Venezuela Team
Gold medal – first place 2007 Ecuador Team
Gold medal – first place 2009 Chile Team
Gold medal – first place 2011 Ecuador Team
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Argentina Team
Gold medal – first place 2015 Paraguay Team
Gold medal – first place 2017 Chile Team

Brazil hosted the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup. It was the first time that Brazil ever hosted a FIFA youth tournament. The tournament cumulated in Brazil lifting their 4th FIFA U-17 World Cup, making it the first time ever that Brazil had won a FIFA World Cup competition at home.

Competitive recordEdit

  • A gold background color indicates that Brazil won the tournament.

FIFA U-17 World CupEdit

FIFA U-17 World Cup record
Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
  1985 Third place 3rd 6 4 0 2 13 8
  1987 Group stage 14th 3 0 2 1 0 1
  1989 Quarter-finals 8th 4 2 1 1 5 3
  1991 Quarter-finals 6th 4 3 0 1 8 2
  1993 Did not qualify
  1995 Runners-up 2nd 6 4 0 2 6 3
  1997 Champions 1st 6 6 0 0 21 2
  1999 Champions 1st 6 2 4 0 8 4
  2001 Quarter-finals 5th 4 3 0 1 11 4
  2003 Champions 1st 6 5 1 0 15 1
  2005 Runners-up 2nd 6 4 0 2 16 11
  2007 Round of 16 10th 4 1 1 2 14 4
  2009 Group stage 17th 3 1 0 2 3 4
  2011 Fourth place 4th 7 4 1 2 15 12
  2013 Quarter-finals 5th 5 4 1 0 19 4
  2015 Quarter-finals 6th 5 3 0 2 5 5
  2017 Third place 3rd 7 6 0 1 14 5
  2019 Champions 1st 7 7 0 0 19 6
  2021 To be determined
Total 17/19 4 Titles 89 59 11 19 192 79

South American Under-17 Football ChampionshipEdit

South American Under-17 Football Championship record
Year Round GP W D1 L GS GA
  1985 Runners-up 8 7 0 1 32 4
  1986 Runners-up 7 1 6 0 6 5
  1988 Champions 7 6 1 0 14 1
  1991 Champions 7 5 0 2 18 6
  1993 Fourth place 7 4 2 1 13 9
  1995 Champions 7 6 0 1 19 4
  1997 Champions 7 5 2 0 20 7
  1999 Champions 6 5 1 0 17 6
  2001 Champions 7 4 3 0 18 5
  2003 Runners-up 7 5 1 1 15 4
  2005 Champions 7 5 1 1 27 11
  2007 Champions 9 6 1 2 29 11
  2009 Champions 5 3 1 1 12 4
  2011 Champions 9 7 1 1 22 11
  2013 Third place 9 5 4 0 14 6
  2015 Champions 9 5 1 3 18 14
  2017 Champions 9 7 2 0 24 3
  2019 Group Stages 4 2 1 1 7 8
Total 18/18 131 88 28 15 325 119

1Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Current squadEdit

The following 21 players were called up to the Brazil squad for the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup.[1][2]

Head coach:   Guilherme Dalla Déa
Caps and goals correct as of: 17 November 2019, after the match against Mexico

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Matheus Donelli (2002-05-17) 17 May 2002 (age 17) 11 0   Corinthians
12 1GK Marcelo Pitaluga (2002-12-20) 20 December 2002 (age 17) 3 0   Fluminense
21 1GK Cristian (2002-02-25) 25 February 2002 (age 17) 1 0   Atlético Mineiro

2 2DF Yan Couto (2002-06-03) 3 June 2002 (age 17) 17 1   Coritiba
3 2DF Henri (captain) (2002-02-19) 19 February 2002 (age 18) 18 1   Palmeiras
4 2DF Luan Patrick (2002-01-20) 20 January 2002 (age 18) 15 0   Athletico Paranaense
6 2DF Patryck (2003-01-18) 18 January 2003 (age 17) 18 2   São Paulo
13 2DF Gustavo Garcia (2002-01-04) 4 January 2002 (age 18) 12 0   Palmeiras
14 2DF Gabriel Noga (2002-01-25) 25 January 2002 (age 18) 1 0   Flamengo
15 2DF Renan (2002-05-19) 19 May 2002 (age 17) 10 0   Palmeiras

5 3MF Daniel Cabral (2002-05-14) 14 May 2002 (age 17) 16 0   Flamengo
8 3MF Talles Costa (2002-08-02) 2 August 2002 (age 17) 10 0   São Paulo
16 3MF Sandry (2002-08-30) 30 August 2002 (age 17) 9 0   Santos
17 3MF Diego Rosa (2002-10-12) 12 October 2002 (age 17) 16 4   Grêmio
18 3MF Matheus Araújo (2002-05-22) 22 May 2002 (age 17) 8 0   Corinthians
19 3MF Pedro Lucas (2002-07-26) 26 July 2002 (age 17) 10 0   Grêmio

7 4FW Gabriel Veron (2002-09-03) 3 September 2002 (age 17) 19 7   Palmeiras
9 4FW Kaio Jorge (2002-01-24) 24 January 2002 (age 18) 11 7   Santos
10 4FW João Peglow (2002-01-07) 7 January 2002 (age 18) 17 7   Internacional
11 4FW Talles Magno (2002-06-26) 26 June 2002 (age 17) 10 5   Vasco da Gama
20 4FW Lázaro (2002-03-12) 12 March 2002 (age 17) 7 2   Flamengo

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Seleção Brasileira Sub-17: convocados para a Copa do Mundo no Brasil" (in Portuguese). September 20, 2019. Retrieved September 20, 2019.
  2. ^ "Calendário Oficial da Seleção Brasileira de Base" (in Portuguese). Retrieved October 25, 2019.