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France national under-18 football team

The France national under-18 football team is the national under-18 football team of France and is controlled by the French Football Federation. The under-18 team matches are not competitive, merely for participate in friendly matches and tournaments, such as the Lafarge Foot Avenir and the Taça do Atlântico. The team serves as a feeder team to the under-19 team.

France
Nickname(s)Les Bleuets (The Little Blues)
Les Tricolores (The Tri-colours)
AssociationFrench Football Federation
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachLionel Rouxel
FIFA codeFRA
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Second colours

France have won the UEFA European Under-18 Football Championship twice in 1996 and 1997.

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PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

  • The following players were called up for the 2015 Suwon JS Cup from 26 April to 4 May 2015.[1]

Caps and goals as of 30 March 2015, after the team's match against Germany. These players are currently playing either on their club's reserve team or in the youth academy.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Stefan Bajic (2001-12-23) 23 December 2001 (age 17) 1 0   Saint-Étienne
1GK Lucas Chevalier (2001-11-06) 6 November 2001 (age 17) 1 0   Lille

2DF Wendell Quinas (2001-01-09) 9 January 2001 (age 18) 1 0   Straßburg
2DF William Saliba (2001-03-24) 24 March 2001 (age 18) 5 1   Saint-Étienne
2DF Bafodé Diakité (2001-01-06) 6 January 2001 (age 18) 1 0   Toulouse FC
2DF Loic Mbe Soh (2001-06-13) 13 June 2001 (age 18) 2 0   Paris Saint-Germain
2DF Nathan Fuakala (2001-03-13) 13 March 2001 (age 18) 0 0   Club Brugge
2DF Mathieu Goncalves (2001-06-08) 8 June 2001 (age 18) 1 0   Toulouse
2DF Yann Godard (2001-09-19) 19 September 2001 (age 17) 3 0   Metz

3MF Tyrone Tormin (2001-06-29) 29 June 2001 (age 17) 2 0   Saint-Étienne
3MF Koba Koindredi (2001-10-27) 27 October 2001 (age 17) 2 1   Lens
3MF Billal Benkhedim (2001-04-20) 20 April 2001 (age 18) 4 0   Saint-Étienne
3MF Kouadio Koné (2001-05-17) 17 May 2001 (age 18) 2 1   Toulouse
3MF Han-Noah Massengo (2001-07-07) 7 July 2001 (age 17) 4 0   Monaco
3MF Khéphren Thuram (2001-03-26) 26 March 2001 (age 18) 3 0   Monaco
3MF Joris Chotard (2001-09-24) 24 September 2001 (age 17) 2 0   Montpellier
3MF Ulrick Brad Eneme Ella (2001-05-22) 22 May 2001 (age 18) 5 0   RB Salzburg

4FW Lucas De Cunha (2001-06-09) 9 June 2001 (age 18) 5 0   Rennes
4FW Yanis Begraoui (2001-07-04) 4 July 2001 (age 17) 2 0   Auxerre

Recent callupsEdit

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Axel Salhi (1997-02-23) 23 February 1997 (age 22) 1 0   Auxerre v.   Germany, 30 March 2015
GK Paulo Henriques de Pinho (1997-02-11) 11 February 1997 (age 22) 1 0   Lens 2014 Tournoi de Limoges

DF Jérôme Onguéné (1997-12-22) 22 December 1997 (age 21) 3 0   Sochaux v.   Germany, 30 March 2015
DF Jérémy Gélin (1997-04-24) 24 April 1997 (age 22) 1 0   Rennes v.   Germany, 30 March 2015
DF Sylvain Deslandes (1997-04-25) 25 April 1997 (age 22) 3 0   Caen 2014 Tournoi de Limoges
DF Harold Moukoudi (1997-11-27) 27 November 1997 (age 21) 3 0   Le Havre 2014 Tournoi de Limoges
DF Jason Pendant (1997-02-09) 9 February 1997 (age 22) 2 0   Sochaux 2014 Tournoi de Limoges

MF Arnaud Lusamba (1997-01-04) 4 January 1997 (age 22) 5 0   Nancy v.   Germany, 30 March 2015
MF Corentin Jacob (1997-01-07) 7 January 1997 (age 22) 3 0   Brest v.   Germany, 30 March 2015
MF Denis Will Poha (1997-05-28) 28 May 1997 (age 22) 2 2   Rennes v.   Germany, 30 March 2015
MF Mathieu Coquin (1997-08-18) 18 August 1997 (age 21) 3 0   Bordeaux 2014 Tournoi de Limoges

FW Marcus Thuram (1997-08-06) 6 August 1997 (age 21) 5 3   Sochaux v.   Germany, 30 March 2015
FW Ousmane Dembélé (1997-05-15) 15 May 1997 (age 22) 5 0   Rennes v.   Germany, 30 March 2015
FW Jean-Kévin Augustin (1997-06-16) 16 June 1997 (age 22) 4 1   Paris Saint-Germain v.   Germany, 30 March 2015
FW Matthis Jourdan (1997-02-28) 28 February 1997 (age 22) 2 0   Brest v.   Germany, 30 March 2015
FW Thierry Ambrose (1997-03-28) 28 March 1997 (age 22) 3 0   Manchester City 2014 Tournoi de Limoges
FW David Faupala (1997-02-11) 11 February 1997 (age 22) 2 0   Zorya Luhansk 2014 Tournoi de Limoges

HonoursEdit

Champions (2): 1996, 1997
Champions (7): 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Dernière séléction" (in French). French Football Federation. 19 October 2012. Retrieved 23 October 2012.

External linksEdit