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Scotland national under-17 football team

The Scotland national under-17 football team, controlled by the Scottish Football Association, is Scotland's national Under-17 football team and is considered to be a feeder team for the Scotland national football team. The team represents Scotland in international Under-17 competitions such as the U-17 World Cup and the European U-17 Championship.

Scotland Under-17
AssociationScottish Football Association
Head coachBrian McLaughlin[1]
First colours
Second colours
U-17 World Cup
Appearances1 (first in 1989)
Best resultRunners-up: 1989
European U-17 Championship
Appearances5 (first in 2008)
Best resultSemi-final: 2014

The team has qualified for five European Championship final tournaments, in 2008, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017. The team achieved its best result in 2014 by progressing to the semi-final.[2]

Contents

CoachesEdit

Competitive recordEdit

FIFA U-16/17 World Cup RecordEdit

Year Result GP W D* L GF GA GD
  1985 did not qualify
  1987
  1989 Runners-up 6 3 0 3 8 3 +5
  1991 did not qualify
  1993
  1995
  1997
  1999
  2001
  2003
  2005
  2007
  2009
  2011
  2013
  2015
  2017
  2019

UEFA European U-17 Championship RecordEdit

Year Result GP W D* L GF GA GD
2002 did not qualify
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008 Group stage 3 0 0 3 0 5 −5
2009 did not qualify
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014 Semi final 4 2 0 2 4 8 −4
2015 Group stage 3 0 0 3 0 8 -8
2016 Group stage 3 0 0 3 0 5 -5
2017 Group stage 3 1 1 1 4 3 +1
2018 did not qualify
2019
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Other tournamentsEdit

Year Competition Result GP W D* L GS GA Ref
  1985 Saint-Malo Tournament Runners up 4 1 2 1 2 2 [6]
  1986 Saint-Malo Tournament Runners up 4 3 0 1 6 4 [6]
  1987 Saint-Malo Tournament Sixth Place 4 1 2 1 2 2 [6]
  1988 Saint-Malo Tournament Fifth Place Full results unknown [6]
  1989 Eurofoot Tournament Fourth Place Full results unknown [7]
  1990 Eurofoot Tournament Fifth Place Full results unknown [7]
  1992 Eurofoot Tournament Third Place Full results unknown [7]
  2007 Toto Cup Third Place 3 1 0 2 4 6 [8]
  2011 Toto Cup Fourth Place 3 0 1 2 3 7 [8]
  2016 Telki Cup Third Place 3 2 0 1 4 6 [9]
  2017 Pepsi Tournament Third Place 3 1 0 2 4 4 [10]

Current squadEdit

The following players were selected for the Elite Round of 2019 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification in March 2019.[11]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Cieran Slicker   Manchester City
1GK Jamie Smith   Hamilton Academical

2DF Finn Ecrepont (2002-07-30) 30 July 2002 (age 16)   Ayr United
2DF Jamie Hamilton   Hamilton Academical
2DF Cammy Logan   Heart of Midlothian
2DF Connor McAvoy   Fulham
2DF Liam Morrison   Celtic
2DF Harris O'Connor   Rangers

3MF Connor Barron   Aberdeen
3MF Michael Craig   Tottenham Hotspur
3MF Ciaran Dickson   Rangers
3MF Aaron Hickey (2002-06-10) 10 June 2002 (age 16)   Heart of Midlothian
3MF Reece McAlear   Motherwell
3MF Stuart McKinstry   Motherwell
3MF Liam Miller   Sunderland
3MF Connor Smith   Heart of Midlothian

4FW Sonny Blu Lo-Everton   Watford
4FW Thomas Dickson-Peters   Norwich City
4FW Kai Kennedy   Rangers
4FW Andrew Winter   Hamilton Academical

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "McLaughlin aiming to take under-17s to the next level". www.scottishfa.co.uk. Scottish Football Association. 17 August 2017. Retrieved 17 August 2017.
  2. ^ "Scotland Under-17s reach European Championship semi-final". BBC Sport. BBC. 15 May 2014. Retrieved 15 May 2014.
  3. ^ Stewart Fisher (19 October 2012). "Gorre aims to add Dutch of magic to industrious Scots". The Herald. Retrieved 1 November 2012.
  4. ^ "Scotland Under-17 squad announced for Euro finals". www.scottishfa.co.uk. Scottish Football Association. 23 April 2014. Retrieved 23 April 2014.
  5. ^ "Steven Pressley to lead Scotland Under-17s". www.scottishfa.co.uk. Scottish Football Association. 2 October 2015. Retrieved 2 October 2015.
  6. ^ a b c d "Tournoi U-17/U-16 de Saint-Malo". RSSSF. Retrieved 2 June 2019.
  7. ^ a b c "Tournoi Eurofoot U-17 de Saint-Brieuc (France)". RSSSF. Retrieved 2 June 2019.
  8. ^ a b "U-17 Toto Cup (Austria)". RSSSF. Retrieved 2 June 2019.
  9. ^ "Tournament in Rackeve/Telki (Hungary)". RSSSF. Retrieved 2 June 2019.
  10. ^ "Pepsi U-17 Tournament/St George's Park Tournament (England)". RSSSF. Retrieved 2 June 2019.
  11. ^ @ScotlandNT (4 March 2019). "Brian McLaughlin has named his #SCO17s side for the Elite Round stage of European qualifying" (Tweet). Retrieved 4 March 2019 – via Twitter.

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