United Arab Emirates national under-17 football team

The United Arab Emirates national under-17 football team represents the United Arab Emirates in international under-17 football competitions and is controlled by the United Arab Emirates Football Association.

UAE Under-17
AssociationUnited Arab Emirates Football Association
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Head coachSpain Frank Ortega
CaptainUnited Arab Emirates Khaled Anbar
FIFA codeUAE
First colours
Second colours
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances3 (first in 1991)
Best resultRound of 16: 2009
AFC U-16 Championship
Appearances7 (first in 1990)
Best resultRunners-up: 1990
GCC U-17 Championship
Appearances10 (first in 2003)
Best resultChampions: 2006, 2009, 2010, 2013
United Arab Emirates national under-17 football team
Medal record
GCC U-17 Championship
Gold medal – first place 2006 Saudi Arabia Team
Gold medal – first place 2009 UAE Team
Gold medal – first place 2010 Kuwait Team
Gold medal – first place 2013 Qatar Team
Silver medal – second place 2008 Saudi Arabia Team
Bronze medal – third place 2003 Qatar Team
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Qatar Team
Bronze medal – third place 2012 Kuwait Team
Bronze medal – third place 2016 Qatar Team
United Arab Emirates national under-17 football team
Medal record
U-17 AFC Championship
Silver medal – second place 1990 UAE Team
United Arab Emirates national under-17 football team
Medal record
U-17 WAFF Championship
Silver medal – second place 2019 Palestine Team

Competition RecordsEdit

GCC U-17 Championship RecordEdit

Year Round GP W D* L GS GA
  2001 Unknown - - - - - -
  2002 Unknown - - - - - -
  2003 Third place 5 3 0 2 17 8
  2006 Champions 5 4 1 0 13 1
  2008 Runners-up 3 2 0 1 6 3
  2009 Champions 4 4 0 0 10 1
  2010 Champions 4 2 1 1 8 7
  2011 Third place 4 1 3 0 4 2
  2012 Third place 4 2 0 2 8 5
  2013 Champions 4 2 2 0 9 5
  2015 Group stage 2 1 0 1 2 5
  2016 Third place 4 1 2 1 2 2
Total 10/12 39 22 9 8 79 39

FIFA U-17 World Cup RecordEdit

Year Round GP W D* L GS GA
  1985 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1987 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1989 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1991 Round 1 3 0 1 2 3 10
  1993 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1995 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1997 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1999 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2001 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2003 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2005 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2007 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2009 Round of 16 4 1 0 3 3 6
  2011 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2013 Round 1 3 0 0 3 2 10
  2015 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2017 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2019 Withdrew - - - - - -
  2021 Cancelled
  2023 TBD
Total 3/19 10 1 1 8 8 26

AFC U-16 Championship recordEdit

Year Round GP W D* L GS GA
  1985 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1986 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1988 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1990 Runners-up 5 3 1 1 1 10
  1992 Round 1 3 0 1 2 3 5
  1994 Round 1 4 1 2 1 10 9
  1996 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1998 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2000 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2002 Quarter-Finals 4 1 1 2 5 7
  2004 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2006 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2008 Semi-Finals 4 2 0 2 7 13
  2010 Quarter-Finals 4 1 2 1 5 5
  2012 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2014 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  2016 Quarter-Finals 4 2 1 1 7 5
  2018 Withdrew - - - - - -
  2020 Qualified Cancelled
  2023 TBD
Total 7/18 28 10 8 10 47 47

WAFF ChampionshipEdit

Year Round GP W D* L GS GA
  2019 Runner-ups 4 1 3 0 4 2
  2021 Group Stage 3 0 1 2 1 4
Total 2/2 7 1 4 2 5 6
  • Red border color indicates tournament was held on home soil.

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

Recent and forthcoming fixturesEdit

2021Edit

23 November 2021 (2021-11-23) WAFF Cup United Arab Emirates   0–2   Jordan Erbil, Iraq
20:00 UTC+3 Report
  • Al-Asfar   61'
  • Al-Shanainah   90+4'
Stadium: Franso Hariri Stadium
Referee: Baraa Abu Aishah (Palestine)
25 November 2021 (2021-11-25) WAFF Cup Lebanon   1–1   United Arab Emirates Erbil, Iraq
17:00 UTC+3
Report
Stadium: Franso Hariri Stadium
Referee: Wathiq Abdullah (Iraq)
27 November 2021 (2021-11-27) WAFF Cup Syria   1–0   United Arab Emirates Erbil, Iraq
17:00 UTC+3
Report Stadium: Franso Hariri Stadium
Referee: Waleed Khaloofa (Yemen)

Individual awardsEdit

All Emiratis players who have won many individual awards With the UAE Under-17.

GCC U-17 Championship

Year Player Award
  2009 Nasser Abdulla Best Goalkeeper
  2008 Abdullah Essa Top Goalscorers
  2006 Ahmed Khalil Top Goalscorers
  2003 Mohammed Al Shehhi Top Goalscorers

Current SquadsEdit

  • Squad for the Under 18 WAFF Championship.

Head coach:   Ferdo Milin

Source: [1]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Obaid Al Mazrouei (2003-03-06) 6 March 2003 (age 18)   Sharjah
1GK Hamad Abdulla (2003-07-13) 13 July 2003 (age 18)   Fujairah
1GK Saeed Al Ameri (2003-01-05) 5 January 2003 (age 19)   Al Wahda

2DF Salem Khaimis (2003-10-11) 11 October 2003 (age 18)   Al Jazira
2DF Mohamed Al Yammahi (2003-09-10) 10 September 2003 (age 18)   Al Jazira
2DF Mubarak Ahmed (2003-11-29) 29 November 2003 (age 18)   Al Jazira
2DF Ahmed Jassim (2003-05-22) 22 May 2003 (age 18)   Al Nasr
2DF Abdulla Marzooq (2003-02-20) 20 February 2003 (age 18)   Al Wasl
2DF Omar Al Naqbi (2003-08-10) 10 August 2003 (age 18)   Khor Fakkan
2DF Khalifa Khamis (2003-02-28) 28 February 2003 (age 18)   Shabab Al Ahli
2DF Ebrahim Al Hammadi (2003-06-13) 13 June 2003 (age 18)   Shabab Al Ahli
2DF Abdulla Khaled (2003-06-22) 22 June 2003 (age 18)   Al Wahda

3MF Abdulla Al Junaibi (2003-05-22) 22 May 2003 (age 18)   Al Jazira
3MF Mohamed Al Wafi (2003-07-01) 1 July 2003 (age 18)   Al Jazira
3MF Ali Abbas (2003-07-16) 16 July 2003 (age 18)   Al Nasr
3MF Rabee Al Bloushi (2003-04-25) 25 April 2003 (age 18)   Al Wasl
3MF Mohamed Al Bloushi (2003-02-25) 25 February 2003 (age 18)   Al Wasl
3MF Ali Al Messabi (2003-03-20) 20 March 2003 (age 18)   Al Wahda
3MF Mohammed Salem Al Khatri (2003-12-27) 27 December 2003 (age 18)   Shabab Al Ahli

4FW Hazza Subait (2003-03-09) 9 March 2003 (age 18)   Al Jazira
4FW Khaled Saleh (2003-01-10) 10 January 2003 (age 19)   Al Ain

Former squadsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "YOUTH TEAM 2003".

External linksEdit