Scotland national under-17 football team

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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 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.

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]

Coaches[edit]

Competitive record[edit]

FIFA U-16/17 World Cup Record[edit]

Year Result GP W D* L GF GA GD
China 1985 did not qualify
Canada 1987
Scotland 1989 Runners-up 6 3 0 3 8 3 +5
Italy 1991 did not qualify
Japan 1993
Ecuador 1995
Egypt 1997
New Zealand 1999
Trinidad and Tobago 2001
Finland 2003
Peru 2005
South Korea 2007
Nigeria 2009
Mexico 2011
United Arab Emirates 2013
Chile 2015
India 2017
Brazil 2019

UEFA European U-17 Championship Record[edit]

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 tournaments[edit]

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

Current squad[edit]

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 England Manchester City
1GK Jamie Smith Scotland Hamilton Academical

2DF Finn Ecrepont (2002-07-30) 30 July 2002 (age 17) Scotland Ayr United
2DF Jamie Hamilton Scotland Hamilton Academical
2DF Cammy Logan Scotland Heart of Midlothian
2DF Connor McAvoy England Fulham
2DF Liam Morrison Scotland Celtic
2DF Harris O'Connor Scotland Rangers

3MF Connor Barron Scotland Aberdeen
3MF Michael Craig England Tottenham Hotspur
3MF Ciaran Dickson Scotland Rangers
3MF Aaron Hickey (2002-06-10) 10 June 2002 (age 17) Scotland Heart of Midlothian
3MF Reece McAlear Scotland Motherwell
3MF Stuart McKinstry Scotland Motherwell
3MF Liam Miller England Sunderland
3MF Connor Smith Scotland Heart of Midlothian

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

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  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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