Ivory Coast national under-17 football team

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Côte d'Ivoire U17
Nickname(s) Les petit Éléphants
(The Little Elephants)
Association Fédération Ivoirienne de Football
Sub-confederation WAFU (West Africa)
Confederation CAF (Africa)
Head coach Alain Gouaméné
Captain Jean Thome
FIFA code CIV
First colours
Second colours
African U-17 Championship
Appearances 3 (First in 1997)
Best result Fourth, 2011
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances 3 (First in 1987)
Best result Third, 1987

The Côte d'Ivoire National Football Team or Ivory Coast National Football Team, nicknamed Les petit Éléphants ("The Little Elephants" in French), represents Côte d'Ivoire (commonly known as Ivory Coast in English) in international football at an under-17 level and is controlled by the Fédération Ivoirienne de Football. The team's first appearance on the world stage was in 2003 at the 2003 FIFA World Youth Championship; they reached Round of 16 before being ousted by the United States.

Honours[edit]

Tournament Records[edit]

Current Squad[edit]

No. Pos. Player DoB/Age Caps Club
1 1GK Yored Konate (1994-12-28)28 December 1994 (aged 19) France FC Sochaux-Montbéliard
2 3MF Jean-Eudes Aholou (1994-03-20)20 March 1994 (aged 20) France Lille B
3 2DF Mory Kone (1994-04-21)21 April 1994 (aged 20) France Le Mans FC
4 2DF Ibrahima Bah (1994-12-18)18 December 1994 (aged 19) Ivory Coast Academie de Sefa
5 2DF Jean Thome (c) (1995-10-10)10 October 1995 (aged 18) Qatar Aspire Academy
6 4FW Dorian Kouame (1994-10-02)2 October 1994 (aged 19) France En Avant de Guingamp
7 4FW Jean Evrard Kouassi (1994-09-25)25 September 1994 (aged 19) Croatia Hajduk Split
8 4FW Victorien Amgban (1996-09-29)29 September 1996 (aged 17) England Chelsea FC S18
9 3MF Daniel Soungole (1995-02-26)26 February 1995 (aged 19) Ivory Coast AS Athlétic Adjamé
10 3MF Wilfried Gnahore (1995-12-30)30 December 1995 (aged 18) England Nottingham Forest F.C.
11 4FW Lionel Lago (1995-10-09)9 October 1995 (aged 18) Qatar Aspire Academy
12 4FW Guy Bedi (1995-12-20)20 December 1995 (aged 18) Ivory Coast Academie de Foot Amadou Diallo
13 4FW Jeremy Kimmankon (1994-05-29)29 May 1994 (aged 20) France LB Châteauroux
14 2DF Mehoue Traore (1994-12-23)23 December 1994 (aged 20) Ivory Coast Séwé Sports de San Pedro
15 4FW Drissa Diarrassouba (1994-11-15)15 November 1994 (aged 19) Sweden BK Hacken
16 1GK Severin Dje Yao (1995-02-10)10 February 1995 (aged 19) Ivory Coast AS Denguélé
17 2DF Losseni Karamoko (1994-12-20)20 December 1994 (aged 19) Ivory Coast Olympic Sport Abobo
19 4FW Souleymane Coulibaly (1994-12-26)26 December 1994 (aged 19) England Tottenham Hotspur
20 4FW Banvo Anderson (1994-02-04)4 February 1994 (aged 20) England Blackpool F.C.
21 1GK Aboubakar Ouattara (1995-11-16)16 November 1995 (aged 18) Ivory Coast Volcan

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