Turkey national under-19 football team
The Turkey national under-19 football team is the national under-19 football team of Turkey and is controlled by the Turkish Football Federation. The team competes in the UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship, held every year. The Under-19 UEFA tournament originally began as the FIFA Junior Tournament between 1948 and 1954. It has since been renamed a number of times, most notably referred to as the UEFA European U-18 Championship between 1981 and 2001. The tournament was renamed as the UEFA European U-19 Championship in 2002, but importantly the overall statistics are collated from 1948. In addition, every even year, the top five teams from the respective UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship compete in the FIFA U-20 World Cup the following year.
|Association||Turkish Football Federation|
|Head coach||Şenol Ustaömer|
| Turkey 2–0 Slovakia |
25 April 1999
| Turkey 10–0 San Marino |
Belgium, 10 October 2004
| Portugal 6–1 Turkey |
Tbilisi, 29 May 2015
|Appearances||7 (first in 2004)|
|Best result||Runners-up: 2004|
UEFA European U-19 Championship record*Edit
|2003||First qualifying round||–||–||–||–||–||–|
|2020||To be determined|
- *The tournament originally began in 1948 and has had a number of different names. The tournament was renamed as the UEFA European U-19 Championship in 2002, but importantly the overall statistics are collated from 1948.
- **Draws include knockout matches decided by penalty shoot-out.
- ***Silver background colour indicates that Turkey finished as runner-up.
- Q - Denotes qualified for the FIFA U-20 World Cup held the following year.
In addition to team victories, Turkish players have won individual awards at UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship.
- *Award was shared with other players.
|21 March 2018 Elite round||Turkey||2–0||Austria||Silkeborg Stadium, Silkeborg|
|15:00 CET||Muhayer Oktay 60', 83'||Report||Referee: Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea (Spain)|
|24 March 2018 Elite round||Denmark||1-1||Turkey||Silkeborg Stadium, Silkeborg|
|17:00 CET||Jens Odgaard 77'||Report||Muhayer Oktay 41'||Referee: Kevin Clancy (Scotland)|
|27 March 2018 Elite round||Bosnia and Herzegovina||1-2||Turkey||Vorup Stadion, Randers|
|13:00 CET||Enio Zilić 34'||Report||Güven Yalçın 11'
Muhayer Oktay 44'
|Referee: Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea (Spain)|
|5 July 2018 Friendly||Finland||2-0||Turkey||OmaSP Stadion, Seinäjoki|
|15:00 CET||Eetu Vertainen 19', 45'||Referee: Mohammed Al-Emara (Finland)|
|17 July 2018 Under-19 Euro 2018||Turkey||2-3||England||OmaSP Stadion, Seinäjoki|
|18:30 UTC+3||Güven Yalçın 2'
Metehan Güçlü 57'
|Report||Japhet Tanganga 22'
Ben Brereton 45+2'
Elliot Embleton 54'
|Referee: Sandro Schärer (Switzerland)|
|20 July 2018 Under-19 Euro 2018||Turkey||0-5||France||Hietalahti Stadium, Vaasa|
|20:30 UTC+3||Report||Guitane 2'
Gouiri 22', 33'
Cuisance 90+2' (pen.)
|Referee: Juan Martínez Munuera (Spain)|
|23 July 2018 Under-19 Euro 2018||Ukraine||1-0||Turkey||OmaSP Stadion, Seinäjoki|
|18:30 UTC+3||Buletsa 8'||Report||Referee: Jonathan Lardot (Belgium)|
|14 November 2018 Qualifying round||Iceland||2-1||Turkey||Arslan Zeki Demirci 1, Manavgat|
|Report||Akgün 90+3'||Referee: Mario Zebec (Croatia)|
|17 November 2018 Qualifying round||Turkey||3-0||Moldova||Arslan Zeki Demirci 1, Manavgat|
|Report||Referee: Glenn Nyberg (Sweden)|
The following players were called up to participate in 2019 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualification against Iceland, Moldova and England in 14-17-20 November 2018 respectively.
- "U19 Milli Takımı'nın Avrupa Şampiyonası Eleme Turu aday kadrosu açıklandı". TFF (in Turkish).