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Saudi Arabia national under-23 football team

Saudi Arabia national under-23 football team (also known as Saudi Arabia Olympics football team) is the football team representing Saudi Arabia in Olympics, AFC U-23 Championship, GCC U-23 Championship and any other under-23 international football tournaments. The team is controlled by the Saudi Arabian Football Federation.

Saudi Arabia Under-23
Nickname(s)الصقور الخضر
(The Green Falcons)
AssociationAFC (Asia)
Head coachSaad Al-Shehri
Home stadiumKing Fahd International Stadium
FIFA codeKSA
First colours
Second colours
Olympic Games
Appearances1 (first in 1996)
Best resultFirst Round (1996)
AFC U-23 Championship
Appearances4 (first in 2013)
Best resultRunners-up (2013)
Asian Games
Appearances2 (first in 2014)
Best resultQuarter-finals (2014, 2018)

Contents

Competitive recordEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

Summer Olympic record
Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA Squad
  1908 to   1988 See Saudi Arabia senior team
  1992 Did Not Qualify
  1996 Group Stage 15th 3 0 0 3 2 5 Squad
  2000 Did Not Qualify
  2004
  2008
  2012
  2016
  2020 To Be Determined
Total Best: Group stage 1/7 3 0 0 3 2 5 -
*Denotes draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

AFC U-23 ChampionshipEdit

AFC Under-23 Asian Cup record AFC Under-23 Asian Cup qualification record
Year Round Position Pld W D* L GF GA Pld W D L GF GA
  2013 Runners-up 2nd 6 4 0 2 9 7 5 4 1 0 15 2
  2016 Group Stage 12th 3 0 2 1 5 6 4 3 1 0 9 1
  2018 13th 3 0 2 1 2 3 3 2 0 1 11 3
Total Best: Runners-up 3/3 12 4 4 4 16 16 12 9 2 1 35 6
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Asian GamesEdit

Asian Games Record
Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA Squad
  1951 to   1998 See Saudi Arabia senior team
  2002 Did Not Enter
  2006
  2010
  2014 Quarter-finals 6th 5 3 0 2 9 6 Squad
  2018 8th 5 2 1 2 8 8 Squad
Total Best: Quarter-finals 2/4 10 5 1 4 17 14 -
*Denotes draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Arabian Gulf Cup under-23Edit

GCC U-23 Championship record
Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
  2008 Champions 1st 4 3 1 0 7 2
  2010 Group Stage 5th 2 0 1 1 1 2
  2011 Third Place 3rd 4 3 0 1 11 5
  2012 Champions 1st 4 3 1 0 9 1
  2013 Runners-up 2nd 4 3 0 1 6 3
  2015 Champions 1st 4 2 1 1 11 8
Total Best: 3 titles 6/6 22 14 4 4 45 21
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
**Gold background colour indicates that the tournament was won.
***Red border colour indicates tournament was held on home soil.

Recent results and fixturesEdit

  Win   Draw   Lose

2018Edit

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Zaid Al-Bawardi (1997-01-26) 26 January 1997 (age 22)   Al-Nassr
1GK Saleh Al-Ohaymid (1998-05-21) 21 May 1998 (age 20)   Al-Nassr
1GK Mohammed Al-Yami (1997-08-14) 14 August 1997 (age 21)   Al-Batin

2DF Abdulelah Al-Amri (1997-01-15) 15 January 1997 (age 22)   Al-Wehda
2DF Awn Al-Selouli (captain) (1998-09-02) 2 September 1998 (age 20)   Al-Ittihad
2DF Muhannad Al-Shanqeeti (1999-03-12) 12 March 1999 (age 20)   Al-Ittihad
2DF Abdullah Al-Yousef (1996-10-29) 29 October 1996 (age 22)   Al-Fateh
2DF Abdulbassit Hindi (1997-02-02) 2 February 1997 (age 22)   Al-Ahli
2DF Hussein Qassem (1997-09-21) 21 September 1997 (age 21)   Al-Ettifaq
2DF Abdulla Tarmin (1997-03-19) 19 March 1997 (age 22)   Al-Ahli
2DF Hassan Tombakti (1999-02-09) 9 February 1999 (age 20)   Al-Shabab

3MF Hussain Al-Hajoj (1996-11-15) 15 November 1996 (age 22)   Al-Fayha
3MF Ayman Al-Hojaili (1997-07-15) 15 July 1997 (age 21)   Al-Ansar
3MF Ayman Al-Khulaif (1997-05-22) 22 May 1997 (age 21)   Al-Ahli
3MF Mohammad Al-Majhed (1996-07-16) 16 July 1996 (age 22)   Al-Fateh
3MF Nasser Al-Omran (1997-07-13) 13 July 1997 (age 21)   Al-Shabab
3MF Hassan Al-Qeed (1998-04-13) 13 April 1998 (age 21)   Al-Khaleej
3MF Saad Al-Selouli (1998-05-25) 25 May 1998 (age 20)   Al-Ettifaq
3MF Khaled Al-Sumairi (1997-01-01) 1 January 1997 (age 22)   Al-Ittihad
3MF Abdulrahman Ghareeb (1997-03-31) 31 March 1997 (age 22)   Al-Ahli

4FW Abdullah Al-Hamdan (1998-07-14) 14 July 1998 (age 20)   Al-Shabab
4FW Abdulrahman Al-Yami (1997-06-19) 19 June 1997 (age 21)   Al-Fayha
4FW Haroune Camara (1998-01-01) 1 January 1998 (age 21)   Al-Qadsiah

Previous squadsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "الإعلان عن قائمة المنتخب الوطني تحت 23 عامًا لتصفيات كأس آسيا 2020".