Egypt national under-17 football team

The Egypt national under-17 football team (Arabic: منتخب مصر الوطني تحت 17 سنة‎), nicknamed The Pharaohs (Arabic: الفراعنة‎), is the national team of Egypt and is administered by the Egyptian Football Association. The team was cancelled and as a result, Egypt withdrew from the 2013 African U-17 Championship qualification due to security reasons.

Egypt U-17
Nickname(s)الفراعنة (The Pharaohs)
Associationالاتحاد المصرى لكرة القدم
ConfederationCAF (Africa)
Home stadiumCairo International Stadium
FIFA codeEGY
First colours
Second colours
African U-17 Championship
Appearances3 (first in 1997)
Best resultChampions in (1997)
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances2 (first in 1987)
Best resultQuarter-finalist in 1997

Tournament RecordsEdit

  • Red border color indicates tournament was held on home soil.

*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

See alsoEdit