Panama national under-17 football team

The Panama U-17 men's national football team is the national under-17 football team of Panama and is controlled by the Federación Panameña de Fútbol. The highest level of competition in which the team may compete is in the FIFA U-17 World Cup, which is held every two years.

Panama Under 17
Nickname(s)La Rojita
AssociationFederación Panameña de Fútbol
ConfederationCONCACAF
Head coachVenezuela Angel Sanchez
CaptainRoberto Chen
FIFA codePAN
First colours
Second colours
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances2 (first in 2011)
Best resultRound of 16, 2011
CONCACAF Under-17 Championship
Appearances8 (first in 1985)
Best resultRunner-up, 2013

UNCAF and CONCACAF U-17 Championship recordEdit

UNCAF CONCACAF
Year Position GP W D L GS GA Year Position GP W D L GS GA
  1983 Did not enter
  1985 4/5 5 1 0 4 4 19
  1987 Did not enter
  1988 Did not enter
  1991 3/4 3 1 0 2 4 7
  1992¹ 3/4 3 1 0 2 6 12
  1994 4/4 3 1 0 2 4 13
  1996 Did not enter
1998 2/3 2 0 0 2 0 4  /  1999 Did not qualify
  2000 3/4 4 1 0 3 6 10  /  2001 Did not qualify
 /  2002 2/3 2 1 1 0 6 2  /  2003 Did not qualify
 /  2004 2/3 2 1 0 1 7 3  /  2005 Did not qualify
  2006 3/5 4 2 1 1 5 4  /  2007 Did not qualify
 /  2008 2/7 4 1 1 2 7 3   2009 Did not qualify
 /  2010 2/3 2 1 0 1 1 1   2011 3/12 5 2 1 2 2 2
  2012 Qualified as hosts   2013 2/12 5 3 1 1 10 6
 /  2014 1/3 2 2 0 0 9 1   2015 7/12 5 3 0 2 15 7
  2016 Qualified as hosts   2017 5/12 5 2 1 2 6 5
Total 8/10 22 9 3 10 32 27 Total 8/18 34 14 3 17 51 71

1 Panama was invited after El Salvador declined its invitation.[1]

FIFA U-17 World Cup recordEdit

FIFA U-17 World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W D* L GF GA Pts
  1985 Did not qualify
  1987 Did not enter
  1989
  1991 Did not qualify
  1993
  1995
  1997 Did not enter
  1999 Did not qualify
  2001
  2003
  2005
  2007
  2009
  2011 Round of 16 16th 4 1 0 3 2 6 3
  2013 Group Stage 20th 3 0 0 3 2 7 0
  2015 Did not qualify
  2017
  2019 To be determined
  2021 To be determined
Total 2/19 Round of 16 7 1 0 6 4 13 3

*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks

Current squadEdit

The following players were selected to play in the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup.[2]

Head coach:   Angel Sanchez

Current squadEdit

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Jaime De Gracia (1996-05-11) 11 May 1996 (age 25) 0 0   Tauro
12 1GK Roberto Cueto (1996-03-23) 23 March 1996 (age 25) 0 0   Tauro

2 2DF Christopher Bared (1996-03-13) 13 March 1996 (age 25) 0 0   Soccer Academy of the Americas
3 2DF Kevin Galvan (1996-03-10) 10 March 1996 (age 25) 0 0   Millenium
4 2DF Jomar Díaz (1996-10-29) 29 October 1996 (age 25) 0 0   Río Abajo
5 2DF Chin Hormechea (1996-05-12) 12 May 1996 (age 25) 0 0   C.D. Árabe Unido
6 2DF Jesús Araya (1996-01-03) 3 January 1996 (age 26) 0 0   Tauro
15 2DF Luis Alain (1996-03-26) 26 March 1996 (age 25) 0 0   Atlético Veragüense
20 2DF Luis Pereira (1996-03-27) 27 March 1996 (age 25) 0 0   C.D. Árabe Unido

8 3MF Félix General (1998-04-19) 19 April 1998 (age 23) 0 0   Tauro
7 3MF Eliecer Domínguez (1996-02-15) 15 February 1996 (age 25) 0 0   Tauro
11 3MF Luis Cañate (1996-08-09) 9 August 1996 (age 25) 0 0   C.D. Árabe Unido
13 3MF Stiben Santos (1998-01-14) 14 January 1998 (age 24) 0 0   Río Abajo
14 3MF Werner Wald (1996-02-02) 2 February 1996 (age 25) 0 0   Tauro
16 3MF Vidal González (1996-04-10) 10 April 1996 (age 25) 0 0   Tauro
19 3MF Milciades Molina (1997-01-06) 6 January 1997 (age 25) 0 0   Millenium

9 4FW Luis Zúñiga (1997-01-27) 27 January 1997 (age 24) 0 0   Río Abajo
10 4FW Ismael Díaz (1997-05-12) 12 May 1997 (age 24) 0 0   Tauro
17 4FW Moisés Gil (1997-02-09) 9 February 1997 (age 24) 0 0   Bagoso
18 4FW Ervin Zorrilla (1997-05-14) 14 May 1997 (age 24) 0 0   Tauro

Fixtures and resultsEdit

Costa Rica  0–3  Panama
Report Aguilar    
Pinzón  

Honduras  0–1  Panama
Report Flores   8' (o.g.)

Guatemala  1–0  Panama
Francisco   68' (o.g.) Report

Panama  0–0  Cuba
Report
Attendance: 261
Referee: Paul Ward (Canada)

United States  1–0  Panama
Oliver   49' Report
Attendance: 290
Referee: Enrico Winjgaarde (Suriname)

Costa Rica  0–1  Panama
Report Stephens   76'
Attendance: 228
Referee: Ricardo Arellano Nieves (Mexico)

Panama  0–1  Canada
Report Gasparotto   8'
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Trevor Taylor (Barbados)

Panama  1–0  Jamaica
Browne   36' Report
Attendance: 1,400
Referee: Luis Hernandez (Cuba)

Panama  1–1  Rwanda
Chen   64' (pen.) Report Narbón   6' (o.g.)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "La Sub 17 de Panamá busca hacer historia en eliminatoria". prensa.com. La Prensa. 12 November 2010. Archived from the original on 21 November 2010. Retrieved 13 November 2010.
  2. ^ "Definida selección sub-17 para el Mundial México 2011". marearoja.com/. 2011-06-06. Archived from the original on 2012-03-17. Retrieved 2011-06-06.