Yugoslavia Olympic football team

The Yugoslavia Olympic football team was the men's national under-23 football team of Yugoslavia from 1918 to 1992 in the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. After the state's dissolution in 1992, the following teams were formed:

Yugoslavia
AssociationFootball Association of Yugoslavia
FIFA codeYUG
First colours
Second colours
Summer Olympic Games
Appearances11 (first in 1920)
Best resultGold Medal, 1960
Olympic medal record
Men's Football
Silver medal – second place 1948 London Team
Silver medal – second place 1952 Helsinki Team
Silver medal – second place 1956 Melbourne Team
Gold medal – first place 1960 Rome Team
Bronze medal – third place 1984 Los Angeles Team
Yugoslavia at the 1924 Summer Olympics
Yugoslavia at the 1928 Summer Olympics

Olympic RecordEdit

Since 1992 the olympic roster may consist out of under-23 year old players, plus three over the age players.[1]

Host Nation(s) - Year Result GP W D* L GS GA
  1920 Round 1 1 0 0 1 0 7
  1924 Preliminary Round 1 0 0 1 0 7
  1928 Preliminary Round 1 0 0 1 1 2
  1932 no Olympic football tournament - - - - - -
  1936 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1948 Runner-Up 4 3 0 1 13 6
  1952 Runner-Up 6 4 1 1 26 13
  1956 Runner-Up 3 2 0 1 13 3
  1960 Champion 5 3 2 0 17 6
  1964 Quarterfinals 3 1 0 2 8 8
  1968 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1972 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1976 Did not qualify - - - - - -
  1980 Semifinals 6 2 2 2 9 7
  1984 3rd place 6 5 0 1 16 10
  1988 Round 1 3 1 0 2 4 4
  1992 Did not qualify - - - - - -
Total 11/16 39 21 5 13 107 73

Mediterranean Games recordEdit

Football at the Mediterranean Games
Year Round GP W D L GS GA
  1951 - 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1955 - 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1959 - 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1963 - 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1967 - 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1971 1 3 2 1 0 8 2
 1975 5 4 2 1 1 8 3
  1979 1 5 5 0 0 16 4
  1983 - 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1987 - 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 – present See Yugoslavia national under-20 team
Total 3/10 12 9 2 1 32 9

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Olympic tournaments Archived October 12, 2008, at the Wayback Machine

External linksEdit