Iraq national under-17 football team

Iraq national under-17 football team (also known as Iraq U17) is the youth association football team representing Iraq in under-17, under-16 and under-15 competitions and it is controlled by Iraq Football Association.

Iraq under-17
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Lion Cubs of Mesopotamia
Ashbal Al-Rafidayn (أشبال الرافدين)
AssociationIraq Football Association
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Head coachHassan Kamal
FIFA codeIRQ
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Second colours
Third colours
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances2 (first in 2013)
Best resultRound of 16 (2017)
AFC U-16 Championship
Appearances9 (first in 1985)
Best resultChampions (2016)

Competition recordsEdit

FIFA U-17 World CupEdit

FIFA U-17 World Cup
Hosts / Year Result Position GP W D L GS GA
  1985 Did not qualify
  1987
  1989
  1991
  1993
  1995
  1997
  1999
  2001
  2003
  2005
  2007
  2009
  2011
  2013 Group stage 23rd 3 0 0 3 2 12
  2015 Did not qualify
  2017 Round of 16 13th 4 1 1 2 5 10
  2019 Did not qualify
  2021
Total Best: R16 2/19 7 1 1 5 7 22

AFC U-16 ChampionshipEdit