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England national under-19 football team

England national under-19 football team, also known as England under-19s or England U19(s), represents England in association football at under-19 age level and is controlled by the Football Association, the governing body for football in England. Primarily, it competes to qualify for the annual UEFA European Under-19 Championship.

England Under-19
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Three Lions
AssociationThe Football Association
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachPaul Simpson
FIFA codeENG
First colours
Second colours
European Championship
Appearances45 (first in 1948)
Best resultWinners (10): 1948, 1963, 1964, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1980, 1993, 2017

Paul Simpson will coach the squad in the 2019–20 season.[1]

Competition historyEdit

UEFA European Under-19 ChampionshipEdit

Year Round GP W D* L GS GA Squad
  2002 Group stage 3 0 2 1 6 7 Squad
  2003 Group stage 3 1 0 2 3 5 Squad
  2004 Elite round - - - - - - -
  2005 Runners-up 5 2 2 1 9 8 Squad
  2006 Elite round - - - - - - -
  2007 Elite round - - - - - - -
  2008 Group stage 3 1 1 1 3 2 Squad
  2009 Runners-up 5 2 2 1 13 7 Squad
  2010 Semi-final 4 1 1 2 5 7 Squad
  2011 Elite round - - - - - - -
  2012 Semi-final 4 2 1 1 6 5 Squad
  2013 Elite round - - - - - - -
  2014 Elite round - - - - - - -
  2015 Elite round - - - - - - -
  2016 Semi-final 4 3 0 1 7 4 Squad
  2017 Champions 5 5 0 0 10 2 Squad
  2018 Group Stage 4 1 1 2 4 11 Squad
  2019 Elite round - - - - - - -
  2020 - - - - - - - -
Total 10/18 40 18 10 12 66 58

Fixtures and results 2018–19Edit

2018 UEFA European Under-19 ChampionshipEdit

Final tournamentEdit

Group stageEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Ukraine 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 7 Knockout stage and
2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup
2   France 3 2 0 1 11 2 +9 6
3   England 3 1 1 1 4 8 −4 4 FIFA U-20 World Cup play-off
4   Turkey 3 0 0 3 2 9 −7 0
Source: UEFA
England  3–2  Turkey
Tanganga   22'
Brereton   45+2'
Embleton   54'
Report Yalçın   2'
Güçlü   57'

England  1–1  Ukraine
Tavernier   8' Report Supriaha   39'
Referee: Manuel Schüttengruber (Austria)

England  0–5  France
Report Alioui   28'56'
Maolida   41'
Gouiri   63'69'
Referee: Bartosz Frankowski (Poland)

FIFA U-20 World Cup play-offEdit

England  0–3  Norway
Report Botheim   75'
Markovic   86'
Hauge   89'
Referee: Bartosz Frankowski (Poland)

FriendliesEdit

2019 UEFA European Under-19 ChampionshipEdit

QualificationEdit

Qualifying roundEdit
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Turkey (H) 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 6[a] Elite round
2   England 3 2 0 1 7 2 +5 6[a]
3   Iceland 3 1 1 1 4 5 −1 4
4   Moldova 3 0 1 2 1 8 −7 1
Source: UEFA
(H) Host.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Head-to-head result: Turkey 1–0 England.
England  4–0  Moldova
Gallagher   24'
Loader   65'
Saka   85'
S. Sessegnon   90+7'
Report

England  3–1  Iceland
S. Sessegnon   13'
Walker   55'77'
Report Ólafsson   34'

Turkey  1–0  England
Takir   72' Report
Elite qualifying roundEdit
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Czech Republic 3 2 0 1 7 6 +1 6 Final tournament
2   Greece 3 1 1 1 5 6 −1 4[a]
3   England (H) 3 1 1 1 7 5 +2 4[a]
4   Denmark 3 0 2 1 5 7 −2 2
Source: UEFA
(H) Host.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Head-to-head points: Greece 3, England 0.
England  4–1  Czech Republic
Saka   11'56'
Guehi   49'
Loader   85'
Report Selnar   10'
Referee: Sascha Stegemann (Germany)

England  1–2  Greece
Gibbs-White   90+1' (pen.) Report Liavas   34'
Diamantis   69'
Referee: Fran Jović (Croatia)

England  2–2  Denmark
Poveda   63'
Guehi   73'
Report Madsen   45+2'
Jensen   71'

PlayersEdit

Latest squadEdit

For the 2019–20 season, players born on or after 1 January 2001 are eligible.[2] Players born between January and August 2001 are first-year graduates of the English academy system, players born between September 2001 and August 2002 are second-year scholars. Players born after 1 January 2002 remain eligible to play for England under-18s.

The following players were named in the squad for qualifiers against Luxembourg, North Macedonia and Bosnia and Herzegovina, to be played between 13–19 November 2019.[3]Names in bold denote players who have been capped by England in a higher age group.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
- 1GK Luca Ashby-Hammond (2001-03-25) 25 March 2001 (age 18)[4]   Fulham
- 1GK Marcus Dewhurst (2001-03-20) 20 March 2001 (age 18)[5]   Sheffield United
- 1GK Carl Rushworth (2001-07-02) 2 July 2001 (age 18)[6]   Worthing (on loan from Brighton & Hove Albion)

- 2DF Aji Alese (2001-01-17) 17 January 2001 (age 18)   Accrington Stanley (on loan from West Ham United)
- 2DF Lee Buchanan (2001-03-07) 7 March 2001 (age 18)   Derby County
- 2DF Taylor Harwood-Bellis (2002-01-30) 30 January 2002 (age 17)   Manchester City
- 2DF Ethan Laird (2001-08-05) 5 August 2001 (age 18)   Manchester United
- 2DF Valentino Livramento (2002-11-12) 12 November 2002 (age 17)[7]   Chelsea
- 2DF Clinton Mola (2001-03-15) 15 March 2001 (age 18)[8]   Chelsea
- 2DF Luke Thomas (2001-06-10) 10 June 2001 (age 18)[9]   Leicester City

- 3MF Tino Anjorin (2001-11-23) 23 November 2001 (age 18)   Chelsea
- 3MF Tommy Doyle (2001-10-17) 17 October 2001 (age 18)   Manchester City
- 3MF James Garner (2001-03-13) 13 March 2001 (age 18)   Manchester United
- 3MF Sonny Hilton (2001-01-30) 30 January 2001 (age 18)[10]   Fulham
- 3MF Paris Maghoma (2001-05-08) 8 May 2001 (age 18)[11]   Tottenham Hotspur
- 3MF Bukayo Saka (2001-09-05) 5 September 2001 (age 18)   Arsenal

- 4FW Xavier Amaechi (2001-01-05) 5 January 2001 (age 18)   Hamburger SV
- 4FW Arvin Appiah (2001-01-05) 5 January 2001 (age 18)   UD Almería
- 4FW Bobby Duncan (2001-06-26) 26 June 2001 (age 18)[12]   Fiorentina
- 4FW Anthony Gordon (2001-02-24) 24 February 2001 (age 18)   Everton
- 4FW Tyreece John-Jules (2001-02-14) 14 February 2001 (age 18)[13]   Arsenal

Recent call-upsEdit

The following players have previously been called up to the England under-19 squad and remain eligible.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Jack Bycroft (2001-09-21) 21 September 2001 (age 18)[14] - -   Southampton v.   France,   Belgium, 9–12 October 2019[15]
GK Zachary Jeacock (2001-05-08) 8 May 2001 (age 18)[16] - -   Gloucester City (on loan from Birmingham City) v.   France,   Belgium, 9–12 October 2019[15]

DF Luis Binks (2001-09-02) 2 September 2001 (age 18)[17] - -   Tottenham Hotspur v.   Greece,   Germany, 5–9 September 2019[18]
DF Vontae Daley-Campbell (2001-04-04) 4 April 2001 (age 18)[19] - -   Leicester City v.   France,   Belgium, 9–12 October 2019[15]
DF Henry Lawrence (2001-09-21) 21 September 2001 (age 18)[20] - -   Chelsea v.   Luxembourg,   North Macedonia,   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 13–19 November 2019 INJ[3]
DF Rhys Williams (2001-02-03) 3 February 2001 (age 18)[21] - -   Kidderminster Harriers (on loan from Liverpool) v.   France,   Belgium, 9–12 October 2019[15]

MF Daniel Adshead (2001-09-02) 2 September 2001 (age 18) - -   Norwich City v.   Greece,   Germany, 5–9 September 2019[18]
MF Curtis Jones (2001-01-30) 30 January 2001 (age 18) - -   Liverpool v.   France,   Belgium, 9–12 October 2019[15]
MF Bali Mumba (2001-10-08) 8 October 2001 (age 18) - -   Sunderland v.   Greece,   Germany, 5–9 September 2019[18]
MF Jacob Ramsey (2001-05-28) 28 May 2001 (age 18) - -   Aston Villa v.   Luxembourg,   North Macedonia,   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 13–19 November 2019 INJ[3]
MF Louie Sibley (2001-09-13) 13 September 2001 (age 18) - -   Derby County v.   Greece,   Germany, 5–9 September 2019[18]

FW Folarin Balogun (2001-07-03) 3 July 2001 (age 18)[22] - -   Arsenal v.   Greece,   Germany, 5–9 September 2019 INJ[18]
FW Ryan Edmondson (2001-05-20) 20 May 2001 (age 18) - -   Leeds United v.   France,   Belgium, 9–12 October 2019[15]
FW Morgan Whittaker (2001-01-07) 7 January 2001 (age 18) - -   Derby County v.   Luxembourg,   North Macedonia,   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 13–19 November 2019 INJ[3]

INJ Player withdrew from the squad before any games had been played.

HonoursEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ All tournaments prior to 2002 were contested by the under-18 team.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The coaching line-up for England Men's Development teams for 2019-20 is confirmed". The Football Association. 29 August 2019. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  2. ^ "Regulations of the UEFA European Under-19 Championship, 2019/20" (PDF). UEFA. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  3. ^ a b c d "Young Lions squad kick-off U19 Euro Qualification with three games in North Macedonia". The Football Association. 8 November 2019. Retrieved 10 November 2019.
  4. ^ "Luca Ashby-Hammond". Fulham F.C. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  5. ^ "Marcus Dewhurst". UEFA. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  6. ^ "Carl Rushworth". Premier League. Retrieved 10 November 2019.
  7. ^ "Valentino Livramento". Premier League. Retrieved 19 November 2019.
  8. ^ "Clinton Mola". Chelsea F.C. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  9. ^ "Luke Thomas". Premier League. Retrieved 6 October 2019.
  10. ^ "Sonny Hilton". Fulham F.C. Retrieved 6 October 2019.
  11. ^ "Paris Maghoma". Tottenham Hotspur F.C. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  12. ^ "Bobby Duncan". Soccerbase. Retrieved 6 October 2019.
  13. ^ "Tyreece John-Jules". Arsenal F.C. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  14. ^ "Jack Bycroft". Premier League. Retrieved 6 October 2019.
  15. ^ a b c d e f "England MU19s squad selected for games with France and Belgium in Spain this October". The Football Association. 4 October 2019. Retrieved 6 October 2019.
  16. ^ "Zach Jeacock". Soccerway. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  17. ^ "Luis Binks". Tottenham Hotspur F.C. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  18. ^ a b c d e "Young Lions begin U19 Euro preparations with games against Greece and Germany". The Football Association. 30 August 2019. Retrieved 31 August 2019.
  19. ^ "Vontae Daley-Campbell". UEFA. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  20. ^ "Henry Lawrence". Chelsea F.C. Retrieved 6 October 2019.
  21. ^ "Rhys Williams". Liverpool F.C. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  22. ^ "Folarin Balogun". UEFA. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  23. ^ Smyth, Rob (29 June 2009). "The forgotten story of… England's class of '93". The Guardian. Retrieved 18 August 2013.

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