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Republic of Ireland national under-17 football team

The Republic of Ireland national under-17 football team, is the national under-17 football team of the Republic of Ireland and is controlled by the Football Association of Ireland and competes in the annual UEFA European Under-17 Championship and the biennial FIFA U-17 World Cup.

Republic of Ireland Under-17
AssociationFootball Association of Ireland
Head coachRepublic of Ireland Patrick O'Flaherty
First colours
Second colours
First international
Norway Norway 2–2 vs Rep. of Ireland Republic of Ireland
(Kongsvinger, Norway; 1986 Euro U-16's qualifiers, 13 October 1985) (as U16s)
Republic of Ireland Rep. of Ireland 4–0 vs Cyprus Cyprus
(Dublin, Ireland; 2002 Euro U-17's qualifiers, 4 March 2002) (as U17s)
Biggest win
Republic of Ireland Rep. of Ireland 8–0 vs Liechtenstein Liechtenstein
(Almaty, Kazakhstan; 2012 Euro U-17's qualifiers, 19 October 2011) (as U17s)
Biggest defeat
Republic of Ireland Rep. of Ireland 0–7 vs Germany Germany
(Rijeka, Croatia; 2017 Euro U-17's, 10 May 2017)
World Cup
Appearances0 (first in -)
Best result-
UEFA U-17 Championship
Appearances10 (first in 1988)
Best resultWinners: 1998

Contents

HistoryEdit

The Republic of Ireland won in Scotland in the 1998 UEFA European Under-16 Championship and that remains their best performance to date, and Irish football's second greatest international achievement after the U-19 Euro victory in Senegal.

Competitive recordEdit

FIFA Under-17 World CupEdit

UEFA Under-16 ChampionshipsEdit

  • 1982: did not enter
  • 1984: did not enter
  • 1985: did not enter
  • 1986: did not qualify
  • 1987: did not qualify
  • 1988: Group stage
  • 1989: did not qualify
  • 1990: did not qualify
  • 1991: did not qualify
  • 1992: Group stage
  • 1993: Group stage
  • 1994: Group stage
  • 1995: did not qualify
  • 1996: Quarter-finals
  • 1997: did not qualify
  • 1998: Champions
  • 1999: did not qualify
  • 2000: Group stage
  • 2001: did not qualify

UEFA Under-17 ChampionshipsEdit

HonoursEdit

Champions (1): 1998
Runners-up (0):
Third place (0):
Fourth place (0):
    • Under-17 era, 2002–present
Champions (0):
Runners-up (0):
Semi-finalists (0):


Current SquadEdit

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1 1GK Kian Clarke (2001-05-09) 9 May 2001 (age 18)   Shamrock Rovers
2 2DF Max Murphy (2001-06-02) 2 June 2001 (age 18)   Stoke City
3 2DF Kameron Ledwidge (2001-04-07) 7 April 2001 (age 18)   Southampton
4 2DF Oisín McEntee (2001-01-05) 5 January 2001 (age 18)   Newcastle United
5 2DF Nathan Collins (2001-04-30) 30 April 2001 (age 18)   Stoke City
6 3MF Jason Knight (2001-02-13) 13 February 2001 (age 18)   Derby County
7 3MF Callum Thompson (2001-04-20) 20 April 2001 (age 18)   Wolverhampton Wanderers
8 3MF Barry Coffey (2001-03-27) 27 March 2001 (age 18)   Celtic
9 4FW Adam Idah (2001-02-11) 11 February 2001 (age 18)   Norwich City
10 4FW Troy Parrott (2002-02-04) 4 February 2002 (age 17)   Tottenham Hotspur
11 3MF Sean Brennan (2001-07-05) 5 July 2001 (age 17)   Southampton
12 3MF Marc Walsh (2001-03-15) 15 March 2001 (age 18)   Swansea City
13 2DF Ray O'Sullivan (2001-07-03) 3 July 2001 (age 17)   Wolverhampton Wanderers
14 3MF Adam O’Reilly (2001-05-11) 11 May 2001 (age 18)   Preston North End
15 4FW Jordan McEneff (2001-01-08) 8 January 2001 (age 18)   Arsenal
16 1GK Jimmy Corcoran (2002-02-01) 1 February 2002 (age 17)   Cherry Orchard
17 4FW Tyriek Wright (2001-09-22) 22 September 2001 (age 17)   Aston Villa

Source:[1][2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ireland U17: Squad announced for UEFA Elite Round". FAI. Retrieved 27 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Ireland U17: Poland win secures 100% qualifying record". FAI. Retrieved 27 March 2018.

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