Denmark national under-17 football team

The Denmark national under-17 football team represents Denmark in international football at this age level and is controlled by the Danish Football Association, the governing body for football in Denmark. It was founded in 1964 as an under-16 team. In 2001, it was changed to an under-17 team.

Denmark Under-17
AssociationDanish Football Association
(Dansk Boldspil-Union)
ConfederationUEFA
Head coachMichael Pedersen
Most capsTom Christensen (37)
Top scorerViktor Fischer (20)
FIFA codeDEN
First colours
Second colours
First international
Denmark Denmark 3–1 Sweden Sweden
(Tårnby, Denmark; 5 September 1964)
Biggest win
Liechtenstein Liechtenstein 0–11 Denmark Denmark
(Csákvár, Hungary; 3 October 2016)
Biggest defeat
Portugal Portugal 7–0 Denmark Denmark
(Aveiro, Portugal; 10 March 1996)
World Cup
Appearances1 (first in 2011)
Best resultGroup Stage in 2011
European Championship
Appearances15 (first in 1986)
Best resultRunners-up in 1994

Competitive recordEdit

The Danish under-17 squad made its World Cup debut at the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Mexico.

FIFA U-16 and U-17 World CupEdit

Under-16 eraEdit

Edition Round MP W D* L GF GA
  1985 Did not qualify
  1987
  1989

*Draws also include penalty shootouts, regardless of the outcome.

Under-17 eraEdit

Edition Round MP W D* L GF GA
  1991 to   2009 Did not qualify
  2011 Group phase 3 0 1 2 3 8
  2013 to   2019 Did not qualify
  2021 To be determined

*Draws also include penalty shootouts, regardless of the outcome.

UEFA European Under-16 and Under-17 ChampionshipEdit

Under-16 eraEdit

Edition Round MP W D* L GF GA
  1982 Did not qualify
  1984
  1985
  1986 Group phase 3 1 1 1 4 3
  1987 Group phase 3 0 2 1 2 3
  1988 Did not qualify
  1989 Group phase 3 1 0 2 10 9
  1990 Group phase 3 2 0 1 10 3
  1991 Group phase 3 0 1 2 3 7
  1992 Group phase 3 1 0 2 2 4
  1993 Did not qualify
  1994 Runners-up 6 3 1 2 15 13
  1995 Did not qualify
  1996
  1997
  1998 Quarterfinals 4 1 2 1 2 3
  1999 Group phase 3 1 0 2 2 2
  2000 Group phase 3 1 0 2 7 7
  2001 Did not qualify

*Draws also include penalty shootouts, regardless of the outcome.

Under-17 eraEdit

Edition Round MP W D* L GF GA
  2002 Quarterfinals 4 1 3 0 12 6
  2003 Group phase 3 1 0 2 4 5
  2004 Did not qualify
  2005
  2006
  2007
  2008
  2009
  2010
  2011 Semifinals 4 3 0 1 6 4
  2012 Did not qualify
  2013
  2014
  2015
  2016 Group phase 3 1 1 1 2 3
  2017 Did not qualify
  2018 Group phase 3 0 0 3 2 5
  2019 Did not qualify

*Draws also include penalty shootouts, regardless of the outcome.

Recent resultsEdit

2017Edit

Results in 2017Edit

Round123456789101112131415
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Updated to match(es) played on 30 March 2016. Source: dbu.dk
A = Away; H = Home; W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss
18 January 2017 FriendlyCyprus  0–3  DenmarkAyia Napa Municipality, Cyprus
13:30 Report N. Baden Frederiksen   22'
N. Baden Frederiksen   39'
L. Jensen   61'
Referee: Andreas Strouthou (Cyprus)
2 January 2017 FriendlyNea Salamis Famagusta0–6  DenmarkAyia Napa Municipality, Cyprus
09:30 Report J. Sery   12'
P. Egelund   16'
Unknown   18' (o.g.)
N. Madsen   30'
M. Kaastrup  69'
A. Sørensen   79'
Referee: Fella Konstantinos (Cyprus)
28 February 2017 FriendlyNorthern Ireland  0–2  DenmarkSolitude, Northern Ireland
20:30 Report C. Tue   26'
N. Baden Frederiksen   44'
D. Thøgersen   47'
V. Jensen   63'
J. Sery   76'
Attendance: 189
Referee: Neil Robinson (Northern Ireland)
2 March 2017 FriendlyNorthern Ireland  1–2  DenmarkSolitude, Northern Ireland
20:30 D. Ballard   39' Report B. Hvidt   3'
N. Madsen   36'
Attendance: 276
Referee: Shane Andrews (Northern Ireland)
4 April 2017 FriendlyRomania  1–6  DenmarkBuftea Training Centre, Romania
14:30 D. Politic   25'
M. Leca   66'
A.Duminica   pen.' (80)
Report M. Baden Frederiksen   12'
Nartey   57'64'
M. Baden Frederiksen   59'
P. Egelund   71'
P. Clement   76'
Attendance: 412
Referee: Marius Spinu (Romania)
6 April 2017 FriendlyRomania  1–3  DenmarkBuftea Training Centre, Romania
14:30 A. Manolache   77'
A. Stoica   79'
Report Nartey   4'44',   50'
M. Baden Frederiksen   54'
Attendance: 189
Referee: Nicolae Breoi (Romania)
30 July 2017 Open Nordic CupFaroe Islands  1–8  DenmarkFootball Station Selfossvöllur, Iceland
14.00 H. Sørensen   74'
S. Sólheim   80'
Report A. Pyndt Andersen   6'
G. Mogensen   8'
Unknown   16' (o.g.)
G. Mogensen   18'
M. Bidstrup   26'
Bjørn A. Jensen   30'
Bjørn A. Jensen   46'
M. Brajanac   56'
Bjørn A. Jensen   71'
Attendance: 26
Referee: Magnus Lindgren (Sweden)
1 August 2017 Open Nordic CupSweden  0–1  DenmarkÞorlákshafnarvöllur, Iceland
18.00 J. Lahne   71'
V. Backman   71'
Report A. Kirkeby   45'
T. Anker   54'
C. Petersen   68'
A. Kirkeby   76'
Attendance: 124
Referee: Lukasz Karski (Poland)
3 August 2017 Open Nordic CupFinland  0–4  DenmarkFootball Station Selfossvöllur, Iceland
14.00 A. Vidjeskog   26'
S. Saarinen   69'
Report S. Fischer   24'
M. Brajanac   58'
G. Isaksen   61'
G. Mogensen   65'
Attendance: 124
Referee: Torkjell Trædal (Norway)
5 August 2017 Open Nordic CupNorway  4–1  DenmarkFloridana völlurinn, Iceland
14.00 O. Opsahl   18'
H. Nilsen Tangen   41'
J. Olstad   47'
L. Cornic   68'
O. Martin Kolskogen   77'
O. Aga   80'
J. Kitolano   80'
Report A. Kirkeby   2' (pen.)
A. Kirkeby   50'
M. Frendrup   79'
Attendance: 45
Referee: Sigurður Hjörtur Þrastarson (Island)
5 October 2017 FriendlyDenmark  1–1  GermanySydbank Park, Denmark
17.00 M. Brajanac   52' Report J. Pfalz   12'
M. Brandt   79'
Referee: Chris Johansen (Denmark)
7 October 2017 FriendlyDenmark  3–4  GermanyLøgumkloster Stadion, Denmark
12.00 Bjørn Alstrup Jensen   25'
Bjørn Alstrup Jensen   55'
Bjørn Alstrup Jensen   68'
Bjørn Alstrup Jensen   75'
Report R. Biskup   16'
A. Khan Agha   29'
P. Lockl   36'
L. Dajaku   43'
L. Curda   47'
P. Lockl   72'
Attendance: 387
Referee: Aydin Uslu (Denmark)
22 October 2017 U17 Euro 2017
Qualification
Estonia  0–1  DenmarkA. Le Coq Arena, Estonia
15.00 D. Tuhkanen   25' Report M. Bidstrup   34'
M. Møller Lassen   61'
M. Brajanac   80'
Attendance: 406
Referee: Duje Strukan (Croatia)
25 October 2017 U17 Euro 2017
Qualification
Andorra  0–1  DenmarkKadriorg Stadium, Andorra
14.00 J. Guillén   64'
C. Bazán   79'
Report M. Frendrup   50'
A. Pyndt Andersen   71'
A. Pyndt Andersen   72'
Attendance: 54
Referee: Genc Nuza (Kosovo)
28 October 2017 U17 Euro 2017
Qualification
Scotland  0–0  DenmarkNike Arena, Estonia
12:00 K. O'Connor   32'
N. Patterson   55'
Report Attendance: 65
Referee: Unknown

2018Edit

Results in 2018Edit

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Source: dbu.dk
A = Away; H = Home; W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss
16 January 2018 FriendlyCyprus  2–3  DenmarkAyia Napa Municipality, Cyprus
12:00 I. Orfanidis   17'
L. Savvides   69'
Report C. Petersen   15'
A. Pyndt Andersen   40'
G. Isaksen   70'
Attendance: 57
Referee: Andreas Konstantinou (Cyprus)
18 January 2018 FriendlyCyprus  1–3  DenmarkAyia Napa Municipality, Cyprus
12.00 Giorgos Naoum   36' Report G. Mogensen   16'
M. Møller Lassen   37'
O. Tølbøll Rimmen   79'
Attendance: 22
Referee: Andreas Argyrou (Cyprus)
21 March 2018 U17 Euro 2018
Qualification
Austria  0–1  DenmarkStadion Rohrbach, Austria
18.30 L. Greiml   32'
T. Koch   51'
Report G. Isaksen   69'
C. Petersen   79'
Attendance: 360
Referee: Kristoffer Karlsson (Sweden)
24 March 2018 U17 Euro 2018
Qualification
France  1–2  DenmarkStadion Rohrbach, Austria
11.00 U. B. Eneme Ella   43'
Y. Begraoui   49'
A. Dabo   65'
Report G. Isaksen   26'
G. Isaksen   31'
O. Villadsen   78'
A. Søndergaard   80'
Attendance: 221
Referee: Lionel Tschudi (Switzerland)
27 March 2018 U17 Euro 2018
Qualification
Bosnia and Herzegovina  1–0  DenmarkThermenstadion, Austria
18.30 V. Radonja   43'
A. Mehic   47'
A. Saric   47'
Report J. Christensen   61' Attendance: 420
Referee: Timotheos Christofi (Cyprus)
5 May 2018 U17 Euro 2018Bosnia and Herzegovina  3–2  DenmarkUniversity Stadium, England
13.30 M. Memisevic   47'
M. Memisevic   72'
N. Nikolic   76'
N. Nikolic   76'
Report N. Dyhr   7'
A. Kirkeby   71' (pen)
Attendance: 658
Referee: Juri Frischer (Estonia)
8 May 2018 U17 Euro 2018Republic of Ireland  1–0  DenmarkSt George's Park, England
13.30 T. Parrott   5'
K. Ledwidge   16'
A. Idah   31'
O. Mcentee   68'
J. Mceneff   69'
L. Connell   81'
Report T. Anker   32'
M. Frendrup   70'
A. Pyndt Andersen   77'
O. Villadsen   79'
O. Rimmen   81'
Referee: Zbyněk Proske (Czech Republic)
11 May 2018 U17 Euro 2018Belgium  1–0  DenmarkProact Stadium, England
14.00 Doku   31' Report T. Christiansen   4'
M. Kaufmann   45'
Attendance: 1842
Referee: Zbyněk Proske (Czech Republic)
5 August 2018 Internordic TournamentDenmark  0–0  FinlandAigir Stadium, Faroe Islands
A. Simsir   51' Report Attendance: 35
Referee: Elias Árnason (Iceland)
7 August 2018 Internordic TournamentDenmark  1–0  Northern IrelandGundadalur, Faroe Islands
E. Agerbæk   58'
A. Simsir   58'
Report B. Wylie   36'
P. McKiernan   57'
Attendance: 30
Referee: Mohammed Al-Emara (Finland)
9 August 2018 Internordic TournamentDenmark  2–1  SwedenTórsvøllur, Faroe Islands
O. Sørensen   13'
J. Haahr   29'
N. Crone   50'
Report T. Prica   3'
N. Eile   3'
Attendance: 43
Referee: Bjarki Danielsen (Faroe Islands)
11 August 2018 Internordic TournamentDenmark  3–0  NorwayGundadalur, Faroe Islands
A. Simsir   19'
N. Crone   21'
V. Ibsen   43'
D. Obbekjær   60'
A. Simsir   64'
Report Attendance: 17
Referee: Mohammed Al-Emara (Finland)
13 October 2018 FriendlyGermany  1–1  DenmarkLhoist Stadium, Germany
P. Nebel   10' Report O. Fuglsang   26'
T. Damtoft Andersen   56'
Attendance: 1484
Referee: Martin Ulankiewicz (Germany)
15 October 2018 FriendlyGermany  2–1  DenmarkStadium am Eisenbrand, Germany
T. Burmeister   56'
J. Thielmann   68'
Report H. Højbjerre-Thomsen   31' Attendance: 599
Referee: Francisco Lahora Chulian (Germany)
24 October 2018 U17 Euro 2019
Qualification
Denmark  3–1  GeorgiaHobro Stadium, Denmark
H Højbjerre-Thomsen   38'
H. Højbjerre-Thomsen   58'
H. Højbjerre-Thomsen   65'
E. Antonsen   81'
A. Rasmussen   90+3'
Report T. Morchiladze   3'
S. Chincharauli   70'
Attendance: 383
Referee: Milovan Milačić (Montenegro)
27 October 2018 U17 Euro 2019
Qualification
Denmark  5–2  EstoniaViborg Stadium, Denmark
N. Crone   11'
J. Haahr   17'
N. Crone   44'
A. Simsir   59'
C. Hansen   78'
N. Crone   85'
Report A. Sapovalov   45+1'
R. Randlahe   73'
D. Obbekjær   88' (o.g.)
Attendance: 307
Referee: Milovan Milačić (Montenegro)
30 October 2018 U17 Euro 2019
Qualification
Denmark  1–0  RussiaHancock Arena, Denmark
M. Madsen   42'
O. Sørensen   74'
A. Rasmussen   89'
Report Attendance: 1219
Referee: Christopher Jäger, (Austria)

2019Edit

Results in 2019Edit

Round1234567
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ResultWWLLLDL
Updated to match(es) played on March 2019. Source: dbu.dk
A = Away; H = Home; W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss
15 January 2019 FriendlyDenmark  3–0  GreeceAnagennisi Football Ground, Cyprus
N. Crone   43'
F. Carstensen   56'
N. Crone   71'
Report Attendance: 42
17 January 2019 FriendlyDenmark  2–1  GreeceOrmideia Municipality Stadium, Cyprus
N. Holm Pedersen   8'
N. Crone   67'
Report C. Belevonis   89' Attendance: 23
4 March 2019 FriendlyFrance  2–1  DenmarkINF Clairefontaine, France
G. Rutter   78'
A. Sidibé   80'
Report H. Højbjerre-Thomsen   76' Attendance: 42
Referee: Guillaume Danglade (France)
6 March 2019 FriendlyFrance  4–1  DenmarkINF Clairefontaine, France
G. Rutter   3'
A. Aouchiche   8'
N. Mbuku   10'
A. Aouchiche   12'
Report F. Carstensen   71' Attendance: 56
Referee: Maxime Boulanger (France)
21 March 2019 U17 Euro 2019
Qualification
Denmark  3–2  CroatiaJYSK Park, Denmark
A. Dzankic   14' (o.g.)
M. Zaar   20'
N. Crone   51'
F. Carstensen   68'
P. Tjørnelund   72'
J. Ægidius   90'
Report J. Jurcec   2'
G. Groznica   10'
J. Gvardiol   48'
J. Gvardiol   59'
Attendance: 520
Referee: Nathan Verboomen (Belgium)
24 March 2019 U17 Euro 2019
Qualification
Denmark  1–1   SwitzerlandJYSK Park, Denmark
G. De Donno   45' (o.g.)
P. Tjørnelund   66'
Report N. Reichmuth   62'
T. Opoku   90+2'
Attendance: 508
Referee: Laurent Kopriwa (Luxembourg)
27 March 2019 U17 Euro 2019
Qualification
Denmark  2–3  EnglandJYSK Park, Denmark
M. Zaar   62'
W. Faghir   90+1'
V. Kristiansen   90+4'
Report M. Azeez   29'
L. Bate   20'
C. Madueke   63'
C. Madueke   74'
J. Gelhardt   62'
C. Madueke   90+2'

Current squadEdit

The following players were called up for the 2019 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification games in March 2019.[1]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Andreas Jungdal (2002-02-22) 22 February 2002 (age 18) 5 0   Vejle BK
1GK Jonathan Ægidius (2002-04-22) 22 April 2002 (age 18) 8 0   Lyngby BK

2DF Daniel Obbekjær (2002-07-16) 16 July 2002 (age 17) 10 1   OB
2DF Emil Agerbæk (2002-01-18) 18 January 2002 (age 18) 8 1   AGF
2DF Jacob Haahr (2002-03-10) 10 March 2002 (age 18) 10 1   FC Copenhagen
2DF Mathias Madsen (2002-03-08) 8 March 2002 (age 18) 10 0   AC Horsens
2DF Oscar Fuglsang (2002-03-12) 12 March 2002 (age 18) 11 0   Silkeborg IF
2DF Patrick Tjørnelund (2002-04-05) 5 April 2002 (age 18) 4 0   Esbjerg fB
2DF Victor Kristiansen (2002-12-16) 16 December 2002 (age 17) 5 0   FC Copenhagen

3MF Frederik Carstensen (2002-04-09) 9 April 2002 (age 18) 13 2   Silkeborg IF
3MF Frederik Christensen (2002-06-07) 7 June 2002 (age 17) 11 0   FC Midtjylland
3MF Tochi Chukwuani (2003-03-24) 24 March 2003 (age 17) 2 0   FC Nordsjælland
3MF Valdemar Ibsen (2002-03-13) 13 March 2002 (age 18) 6 0   OB

4FW Mads Zaar (2002-04-16) 16 April 2002 (age 18) 13 0   Esbjerg fB
4FW Mads Hansen (2002-07-28) 28 July 2002 (age 17) 4 0   FC Midtjylland
4FW Maurits Kjærgaard (2003-06-26) 26 June 2003 (age 16) 2 0   Lyngby BK
4FW Niclas Pedersen (2002-03-15) 15 March 2002 (age 18) 4 1   Silkeborg IF
4FW Noah Crone (2002-03-23) 23 March 2002 (age 18) 13 8   FC Nordsjælland
4FW Tobias Damtoft Andersen (2002-01-11) 11 January 2002 (age 18) 8 1   FC Midtjylland
4FW Wahidullah Faghir (2003-07-29) 29 July 2003 (age 16) 2 0   Vejle BK

Recent callupsEdit

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club

Head coachesEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ DBU U17, dbu.dk