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 national under-18 football team
Nickname(s)Les Bleuets (The Little Blues)
Les Tricolores (The Tri-colours)
AssociationFrench Football Federation
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachLionel Rouxel
FIFA codeFRA
First colours
Second colours

France have won the UEFA European Under-18 Football Championship twice in 1983,1996,1997 and 2000.

France also wins the Mediterranean Games in 2022.

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Mathieu Patouillet (2004-02-20) 20 February 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Lyon
1GK Alain Zadi (2004-03-10) 10 March 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Monaco

2DF Diabé Bolumbu (2004-07-12) 12 July 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Caen
2DF Ange Chiesa (2004-05-10) 10 May 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Paris
2DF Cheick Doumbia (2004-10-18) 18 October 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Lorient
2DF Younes El Hannach (2004-06-04) 4 June 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Paris Saint-Germain
2DF Kanfory Kaba (2004-03-23) 23 March 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Strasbourg
2DF Johaneko Louisjean (2004-06-28) 28 June 2004 (age 18) 5 0   Bordeaux
2DF Kévin Mercier (2004-02-28) 28 February 2004 (age 18) 1 0   Bologna

3MF Reda Belahyane (2004-06-01) 1 June 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Nice
3MF Nathan Buayi-Kiala (2004-02-29) 29 February 2004 (age 18) 5 0   Lille
3MF Lenny Pirringuel (2004-03-02) 2 March 2004 (age 18) 7 2   Bordeaux

4FW Mohamed Adel Bacha (2004-05-17) 17 May 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Paris
4FW Edvin Bongemba (2004-01-14) 14 January 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Montpellier
4FW Badredine Bouanani (2004-12-08) 8 December 2004 (age 17) 7 2   Lille
4FW Yvan Ikia Dimi (2004-09-26) 26 September 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Amiens
4FW Mahamadou Kanouté (2004-01-24) 24 January 2004 (age 18) 8 1   Strasbourg
4FW Amine Messoussa (2004-10-12) 12 October 2004 (age 17) 2 0   Lille

HonoursEdit

Champions (4): 1983, 1996, 1997, 2000
Champions (7): 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Oran 2022 - Football - France Entries". Mediterranean Games. Retrieved 25 June 2022.

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