Romania national under-17 football team

The Romania national under-17 football team represents Romania in international football at this age level and is controlled by the Federația Română de Fotbal, the governing body for football in Romania.

Romania U-17
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Tricolorii (The Tricolours)
AssociationFederația Română de Fotbal
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachAurel Ţicleanu
CaptainJovan Marković
Most capsLaurențiu Brănescu (12)
Top scorerFabian Himcinschi (9)
FIFA codeROU
First colours
Second colours
First international
 Romania 0–1 Soviet Union 
(Bucharest, Romania; 17 October 1981)
Biggest win
 Romania 9–0 Liechtenstein 
(Maladzyechna, Belarus; 23 September 2010)
Biggest defeat
 Romania 2–8 Germany 
(Darlington, England; 24 April 2001)
World Cup
AppearancesNone (first in -)
Best result-
European Championship
Appearances9 (first in 1986)
Best resultGroup phase (9 times)

Competitive recordEdit

UEFA European Under-16 and Under-17 ChampionshipEdit

Under-16 eraEdit

European Championship record European Championship Qualification record
Year Round Pld W D * L GF GA Position Pld W D * L GF GA
  1982 Did not qualify 3 4 0 0 4 2 12
  1984 Did not qualify 3 6 2 1 3 5 8
  1985 Did not qualify 2 2 1 0 1 2 2
  1986 Group phase 3 1 0 2 3 5 1 2 1 0 1 3 2
  1987 Did not qualify 2 2 1 0 1 1 3
  1988 Group phase 3 0 3 0 3 3 1 2 2 0 0 11 3
  1989 Group phase 3 1 1 1 1 4 1 2 1 0 1 5 2
  1990 Did not qualify 2 4 1 2 1 6 5
  1991 Group phase 3 1 1 1 3 5 1 2 1 0 1 3 2
  1992 Group phase 3 0 1 2 1 7 1 2 1 0 1 2 2
  1993 Did not qualify 2 2 0 0 2 0 3
  1994 Did not qualify 3 4 0 1 3 2 8
  1995 Did not qualify 3 2 0 2 2 2 4
  1996 Group phase 3 0 0 3 1 6 1 2 2 0 0 4 1
  1997 Did not qualify 3 3 1 1 1 3 4
  1998 Did not qualify 2 4 2 1 1 5 2
  1999 Did not qualify 3 2 0 1 1 3 5
  2000 Group phase 3 0 0 3 0 5 1 2 2 0 0 5 0
  2001 Group phase 3 0 0 3 2 13 1 2 2 0 0 9 0

*Draws also include penalty shootouts, regardless of the outcome.

Under-17 eraEdit

European Championship record European Championship Qualification record
Year Round Pld W D * L GF GA Position Pld W D * L GF GA
  2002 Did not qualify 3 3 1 0 2 3 3
  2003 Did not qualify Q1 2 3 2 0 1 13 2
Q2 3 3 1 1 1 4 5
  2004 Did not qualify Q1 2 3 2 0 1 6 1
Q2 4 3 0 1 2 3 6
  2005 Did not qualify First 2 3 2 0 1 5 4
Elite 3 3 1 1 1 2 2
  2006 Did not qualify First 2 3 1 1 1 4 1
Elite 4 3 1 0 2 3 6
  2007 Did not qualify First 3 3 1 1 1 4 4
  2008 Did not qualify First 2 3 1 2 0 2 1
Elite 2 3 1 2 0 4 3
  2009 Did not qualify First 2 3 2 0 1 7 4
Elite 3 3 1 1 1 2 4
  2010 Did not qualify First 2 3 2 0 1 6 4
Elite 4 3 0 1 2 4 10
  2011 Group phase 3 0 1 2 1 3 First 1 3 3 0 0 12 0
Elite 1 3 2 1 0 4 2
  2012 Did not qualify First 3 3 0 1 2 2 4
  2013 Did not qualify First 3 3 0 1 2 2 5
  2014 Did not qualify First 1 3 3 0 0 4 0
Elite 3 3 0 1 2 0 2
  2015 Did not qualify First 2 3 2 0 1 8 3
Elite 4 3 0 0 3 1 7
  2016 Did not qualify First 3 3 1 1 1 3 5
  2017 Did not qualify First 4 3 0 0 3 1 6
  2018 TBD TBD

*Draws also include penalty shootouts, regardless of the outcome.

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