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China national under-17 football team

The China national under-17 football team, also known as the China Junior Team (国少队), represents the People's Republic of China in international football competitions in the FIFA U-17 World Cup and the AFC U-16 Championship, as well as any other under-17 international football tournaments. It is governed by the Football Association of the People's Republic of China.

China U-17
AssociationChinese Football Association
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Head coachAlfredo Santaelena
FIFA codeCHN
First colours
Second colours
AFC U-16 Championship
Appearances14 (first in 1985)
Best resultChampions (1992, 2004)
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances6 (first in 1985)
Best resultQuarter-finals (1985, 2005)

Tournament recordsEdit

AFC U-16 Championship recordEdit

AFC U-16 Championship
Year Result Pos Pld W D L GF GA
  1985 Group stage 7th 3 0 2 1 2 3
  1986 Did not qualify
  1988 Third place 3rd 6 2 4 0 7 4
  1990 Third place 3rd 5 3 1 1 11 2
  1992 Champions 1st 5 3 2 0 9 4
  1994 Group stage 5th 4 2 0 2 14 5
  1996 Group stage 6th 4 1 1 2 5 10
  1998 Did not qualify
  2000 Group stage 5th 4 2 0 2 13 12
  2002 Third place 3rd 6 5 0 1 13 4
  2004 Champions 1st 6 5 0 1 10 5
  2006 Quarter-finals 5th 4 2 1 1 10 5
  2008 Group stage 9th 3 1 1 1 4 4
  2010 Group stage 12th 3 0 1 2 1 4
  2012 Group stage 9th 3 0 3 0 4 4
  2014 Group stage 11th 3 1 0 2 2 6
  2016 Did not qualify
  2018 Did not qualify
  2020 Qualified
Total 2 Titles 15/19 59 27 16 16 104 71

FIFA U-17 World Cup recordEdit

FIFA U-17 World Cup
Year Result Pos P W D L F A
  1985 Quarter-finals 8th 4 2 1 1 8 7
  1987 Did not qualify
  1989 Group stage 12th 3 1 1 1 1 3
  1991 Group stage 14th 3 0 1 2 4 7
  1993 Group stage 14th 3 0 1 2 2 5
  1995 Did not qualify
  1997
  1999
  2001
  2003 Group stage 14th 3 0 1 2 5 7
  2005 Quarter-finals 7th 4 1 2 1 4 7
  2007 Did not qualify
  2009
  2011
  2013
  2015
  2017
  2019
  2021 To be determined
Total Quarter-finals 6/19 20 4 7 9 24 36

* Denotes draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Recent MatchesEdit

2017Edit

U-15Edit

U-16Edit

12 April 2017 Montaigu TournamentCameroon  2–0  China PR
13 April 2017 Montaigu TournamentFrance  3–0  China PR
15 April 2017 Montaigu TournamentEngland  4–0  China PR
17 April 2017 Montaigu TournamentMorocco  1–0  China PR
24 July 2017 Jinshan Youth TournamentChina PR   A0–2  SK Slavia Prague U-16
26 July 2017 Jinshan Youth TournamentChina PR   A0–0  Bahrain
26 July 2017 Jinshan Youth TournamentChina PR   B5–4  Granada CF U-16
28 July 2017 Jinshan Youth TournamentChina PR   A0–6  Yokohama F. Marinos U-16
28 July 2017 Jinshan Youth TournamentChina PR   B4–1  Western Australia United U-16
29 July 2017 Jinshan Youth TournamentChina PR   B0–2  Yokohama F. Marinos U-16
12 October 2017 Birthplace CupChina PR   B0–3  FC Girondins de Bordeaux U-16
12 October 2017 Birthplace CupChina PR   A5–2  Adelaide United FC U-16
13 October 2017 Birthplace CupChina PR   A2–0  China PR B
14 October 2017 Birthplace CupChina PR   A2–1  FC Girondins de Bordeaux U-16
14 October 2017 Birthplace CupChina PR   B3–1  Southampton F.C. U-16
16 October 2017 Birthplace CupChina PR   B0–1  Adelaide United FC U-16
17 October 2017 Birthplace CupChina PR   A0–0  Southampton F.C. U-16

2018Edit

U-17Edit

26 July 2018 FriendlyTeplice U-16  0–4  China PRCzech Republic
26 July 2018 FriendlySlavia Prague U-16  1–0  China PRCzech Republic

SquadEdit

Current coachesEdit

Head Coach   Patrick Gonfalone

Current SquadEdit

Number Name Date of Birth (Age) Club
Goalkeepers
1 Zhou Zhengkai (2001-02-07) 7 February 2001 (age 18)   Shanghai Shenhua
22 Shohret Akram (2001-11-05) 5 November 2001 (age 18)   Shanghai Shenhua
23 Tao Jian (2001-06-01) 1 June 2001 (age 18)
Defenders
2 Chen Yuhao (2001-11-15) 15 November 2001 (age 17)   Zhejiang Yiteng
4 Zhang Yu (2002-07-14) 14 July 2002 (age 17)   Hebei China Fortune
8 Zheng Xuejiang (2001-02-23) 23 February 2001 (age 18)   Jiangsu Suning
12 Liang Guoqiao (2001-01-29) 29 January 2001 (age 18)   Hebei China Fortune
14 Mil'Adil Abdugheni (2001-10-03) 3 October 2001 (age 18)
16 Ji Longgang (2001-01-25) 25 January 2001 (age 18)   Henan Jianye
17 Bi Haoyang (2001-10-11) 11 October 2001 (age 18)   Hebei China Fortune
25 Shewketjan Tayir (2001-05-11) 11 May 2001 (age 18)
33 Zhu Yue (2001-05-04) 4 May 2001 (age 18)   Shanghai Shenhua
Midfielders
24 Shi Yiyi (2001-11-01) 1 November 2001 (age 18)   Shanghai Shenxin
11 Zhang Fushun (2001-11-07) 7 November 2001 (age 18)   Yanbian Funde
17 Tian Xiangyu (2001-01-07) 7 January 2001 (age 18)   Hebei China Fortune
18 Feng Shuaihang (2001-01-21) 21 January 2001 (age 18)   Changchun Yatai
20 Wu Yuhang (2001-02-16) 16 February 2001 (age 18)   Hangzhou Greentown
24 Nebjian Muhmet (2001-07-10) 10 July 2001 (age 18)   Beijing Guoan
31 Zhang Xiangshuo (2001-06-22) 22 June 2001 (age 18)   Shandong Luneng
Forward
9 Liu Junxian (2001-01-25) 25 January 2001 (age 18)   Shandong Luneng
10 Ma Fuyu (2001-03-28) 28 March 2001 (age 18)   Jiangsu Suning
15 Afrden Esqer (2003-09-15) 15 September 2003 (age 16)   Shimizu S-Pulse
19 Wei Yuancun (2001-04-28) 28 April 2001 (age 18)   Beijing Renhe

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