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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 coachKeith Downing
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

Keith Downing will coach the squad in the 2018–19 season.[1]

Contents

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 2018–19 season, including the 2019 UEFA European Under-19 Championship, players born on or after 1 January 2000 are eligible.[2] Players born between January and August 2000 are first-year graduates of the English academy system, players born between September 2000 and August 2001 are second-year scholars. Players born after 1 January 2001 remain eligible to play for England under-18s.

The following players were named in the squad for 2019 UEFA European Under-19 Championship elite qualifying round matches against Czech Republic, Greece and Denmark, to be played between 20–26 March 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 Josef Bursik (2000-07-12) 12 July 2000 (age 18)   A.F.C. Telford United (on loan from Stoke City)
- 1GK Billy Crellin (2000-06-30) 30 June 2000 (age 18)   Fleetwood Town
- 1GK Thomas McGill (2000-03-25) 25 March 2000 (age 19)   Basingstoke Town (on loan from Brighton & Hove Albion)

- 2DF Max Aarons (2000-01-04) 4 January 2000 (age 19)   Norwich City
- 2DF Timothy Eyoma (2000-01-29) 29 January 2000 (age 19)   Tottenham Hotspur
- 2DF Lewis Gibson (2000-07-19) 19 July 2000 (age 18)[4]   Everton
- 2DF Marc Guéhi (2000-07-13) 13 July 2000 (age 18)[5]   Chelsea
- 2DF Tariq Lamptey (2000-09-30) 30 September 2000 (age 18)[6]   Chelsea
- 2DF Jonathan Panzo (2000-10-25) 25 October 2000 (age 18)   AS Monaco
- 2DF Bukayo Saka (2001-09-05) 5 September 2001 (age 17)   Arsenal
- 2DF Steven Sessegnon (2000-05-18) 18 May 2000 (age 19)   Fulham

- 3MF Conor Gallagher (2000-02-06) 6 February 2000 (age 19)[7]   Chelsea
- 3MF Morgan Gibbs-White (2000-01-27) 27 January 2000 (age 19)   Wolverhampton Wanderers
- 3MF Rekeem Harper (2000-03-08) 8 March 2000 (age 19)   West Bromwich Albion
- 3MF George McEachran (2000-08-30) 30 August 2000 (age 18)[8]   Chelsea
- 3MF Felix Nmecha (2000-10-10) 10 October 2000 (age 18)   Manchester City

- 4FW Arvin Appiah (2001-01-05) 5 January 2001 (age 18)   Nottingham Forest
- 4FW Angel Gomes (2000-08-31) 31 August 2000 (age 18)   Manchester United
- 4FW Danny Loader (2000-08-28) 28 August 2000 (age 18)   Reading
- 4FW Ian Poveda (2000-02-09) 9 February 2000 (age 19)   Manchester City
- 4FW Stephen Walker (2000-10-11) 11 October 2000 (age 18)   Milton Keynes Dons (on loan from Middlesbrough)

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 Joseph Anang (2000-06-08) 8 June 2000 (age 19)[9] - -   West Ham United v Macedonia/Portugal, 11–16 October 2018[10]
GK Curtis Anderson (2000-09-27) 27 September 2000 (age 18)[11] - -   Charlotte Independence 2019 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualifying round, 14–20 November 2018[12]

DF Nathan Ferguson (2000-10-06) 6 October 2000 (age 18)[13] - -   West Bromwich Albion v Macedonia/Portugal, 11–16 October 2018[10]
DF Joel Latibeaudiere (2000-01-06) 6 January 2000 (age 19)[14] - -   Manchester City v Netherlands/Belgium, 5–10 September 2018[1]
DF Jake Vokins (2000-03-17) 17 March 2000 (age 19) - -   Southampton 2019 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualifying round, 14–20 November 2018[12]

MF Phil Foden (2000-05-28) 28 May 2000 (age 19) - -   Manchester City v Netherlands/Belgium, 5–10 September 2018[1]
MF Nya Kirby (2000-01-31) 31 January 2000 (age 19) - -   Blackpool (on loan from Crystal Palace) 2019 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualifying round, 14–20 November 2018[12]
MF Ryan Sessegnon (2000-05-18) 18 May 2000 (age 19) - -   Fulham 2017 qualifying round, 8–14 November 2017[15]

FW Callum Hudson-Odoi (2000-11-07) 7 November 2000 (age 18) - -   Chelsea 2019 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualifying round, 14–20 November 2018[12]
FW Jadon Sancho (2000-03-25) 25 March 2000 (age 19) - -   Borussia Dortmund v Netherlands/Belgium, 5–10 September 2018[1]
FW Emile Smith Rowe (2000-07-28) 28 July 2000 (age 18) - -   RB Leipzig (on loan from Arsenal) 2019 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualifying round, 14–20 November 2018[12]


HonoursEdit

NotesEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Keith Downing picks 23-man squad for Netherlands and Belgium". The Football Association. 31 August 2018. Retrieved 2 September 2018.
  2. ^ "Regulations of the UEFA European Under-19 Championship, 2017/18" (PDF). UEFA. Retrieved 29 August 2017.
  3. ^ "A 21-strong squad has been selected for England U19s' Elite Euro qualifiers at SGP". The Football Association. 14 March 2019. Retrieved 15 March 2019.
  4. ^ "Lewis Gibson". Everton. Retrieved 15 March 2019.
  5. ^ "Marc Guehi". Chelsea F.C. Retrieved 15 March 2019.
  6. ^ "Tariq Lamptey". Chelsea F.C. Retrieved 24 June 2018.
  7. ^ "Conor Gallagher". Chelsea F.C. Retrieved 9 November 2018.
  8. ^ "George McEachran". Chelsea F.C. Retrieved 16 May 2017.
  9. ^ "Joseph Anang". West Ham United F.C. Retrieved 9 November 2018.
  10. ^ a b "Final Euro preparation for England U19s squad sees them face Portugal and Macedonia". The Football Association. 5 October 2018. Retrieved 9 November 2018.
  11. ^ "Curtis Anderson". USL. Retrieved 2 April 2019.
  12. ^ a b c d e "England U19s squad named as they begin their Euro campaign with qualifiers in Turkey". The Football Association. 9 November 2018. Retrieved 9 November 2018.
  13. ^ "Nathan Ferguson". West Bromwich Albion F.C. Retrieved 9 November 2018.
  14. ^ "Joel Latibeaudiere". Manchester City F.C. Retrieved 15 March 2019.
  15. ^ "England U19s squad named for Euro Qualifiers with Faroe Islands, Iceland and Bulgaria". The Football Association. 2 November 2017. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  16. ^ Smyth, Rob (29 June 2009). "The forgotten story of… England's class of '93". The Guardian. Retrieved 18 August 2013.

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