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Iceland national under-17 football team

The Iceland national under-17 football team represents Iceland in international football at this age level and is controlled by Knattspyrnusamband Íslands (KSÍ), the governing body for football in Iceland.[1]

Iceland U-17
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Strákarnir okkar
AssociationKnattspyrnusamband Íslands
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachÞorlákur Árnason
FIFA codeISL
First colours
Second colours
First international
 Iceland 1-3 Scotland 
(Kópavogur, Iceland; 21 March 1981)
Biggest win
 Iceland 6-0 Wales 
(Selfoss, Iceland; 24 September 1990)
 Iceland 6-0 Andorra 
(Andorra la Vella, Andorra; 23 September 2005)
Biggest defeat
 Sweden 5-0 Iceland 
(Mariestad, Sweden; 17 October 1987)
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances0 (first in -)
Best result-
European Championship
Appearances8 (first in 1985)
Best resultGroup Stage (8 times)

Contents

History in the UEFA European Under-17 ChampionshipEdit

Between 1982-2001 this was an under-16 championship.

Year Result GP W D L GS GA GD
  1982 Qualifying stage
  1984 Qualifying stage
  1985 16th 3 0 0 3 0 10 -10
  1986 Qualifying stage
  1987 Qualifying stage
  1988 Qualifying stage
  1989 Qualifying stage
  1990 Qualifying stage
  1991 11th 3 1 0 2 3 5 -2
  1992 Qualifying stage
  1993 11th 3 1 0 2 6 5 +1
  1994 15th 3 0 0 3 3 6 -3
  1995 Qualifying stage
  1996 Qualifying stage
  1997 11th 3 1 0 2 2 5 -3
  1998 15th 3 0 1 2 1 4 -3
  1999 Qualifying stage
  2000 Qualifying stage
  2001 Qualifying stage
  2002 Qualifying stage
  2003 First qualifying stage
  2004 Second qualifying stage
  2005 First qualifying stage
  2006 First qualifying stage
  2007 8th 3 0 0 3 1 10 -9
  2008 First qualifying stage
  2009 First qualifying stage
  2010 First qualifying stage
  2011 Elite round
  2012 7th 3 0 1 2 2 4 -2
  2013 First qualifying stage
  2014 Elite round
  2015 Elite round
  2016 Elite round
  2017 First qualifying stage
  2018 TBD
Total 8/36 24 3 2 19 18 49 -31

Current squadEdit

The squad called up for The 2019 UEFA European Under-17 Championship in Republic of Ireland 3-19 May 2019. Caps and goals as of 3 May 2019, before start of tournament.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
12 1GK Adam Ingi Benediktsson (2002-01-28)28 January 2002 (aged 17) 3 0   HK
1 1GK Ólafur Kristófer Helgason (2002-10-24)24 October 2002 (aged 16) 12 0   Fylkir
13 1GK Helgi Bergmann Hermannsson (2002-03-16)16 March 2002 (aged 17) 1 0   Keflavík
6 2DF Jón Gísli Eyland Gíslason (2002-02-25)25 February 2002 (aged 17) 21 1   ÍA
2 2DF Baldur Hannes Stefánsson (2002-03-11)11 March 2002 (aged 17) 11 0   Þróttur
4 2DF Oliver Stefánsson (C) (2002-08-03)3 August 2002 (aged 16) 10 1   Norrköping
5 2DF Vilhjálmur Yngvi Hjálmarsson (2002-02-12)12 February 2002 (aged 17) 10 1   Fjölnir
3 2DF Róbert Orri Thorkelsson (2002-03-03)3 March 2002 (aged 17) 14 0   Afturelding
7 2DF Valgeir Valgeirsson (2002-09-22)22 September 2002 (aged 16) 14 0   HK
15 3MF Elmar Thór Jónsson (2002-05-10)10 May 2002 (aged 16) 11 0   Þór
20 3MF Ólafur Gudmundsson (2002-03-18)18 March 2002 (aged 17) 5 0   Breiðablik
17 3MF Orri Hrafn Kjartansson (2002-02-25)25 February 2002 (aged 17) 10 0   Heerenveen
16 3MF Andri Fannar Baldursson (2002-01-10)10 January 2002 (aged 17) 22 3   Bologna
11 3MF Mikael Egill Ellertsson (2002-03-11)11 March 2002 (aged 17) 12 2   SPAL
8 3MF Ísak Bergmann Jóhannesson (2003-03-23)23 March 2003 (aged 16) 10 9   Norrköping
19 4FW Eythór Aron Wöhler (2002-01-28)28 January 2002 (aged 17) 8 2   Afturelding
10 4FW Davíd Snaer Jóhannsson (2002-06-15)15 June 2002 (aged 16) 27 3   Keflavík
14 4FW Hákon Arnar Haraldsson (2003-04-10)10 April 2003 (aged 16) 0 0   ÍA
9 4FW Andri Gudjohnsen (2002-01-29)29 January 2002 (aged 17) 16 9   Real Madrid
18 4FW Danijel Dejan Djuric (2003-01-05)5 January 2003 (aged 16) 14 6   Midtjylland

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Gudmundsson believes Iceland can keep surprising - Under-17 - News". UEFA.com. Retrieved 2013-11-15.