Jamaica national under-17 football team

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Jamaica Under-17
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) The Reggae Boyz
Association Jamaica Football Federation
Sub-confederation CFU (Caribbean)
Confederation CONCACAF (North America)
Head coach Jamaica Wendell Downswell
First colours
Second colours
First international
Mexico Mexico 1–0 Jamaica Jamaica
(14 February 1987)
Biggest win
Jamaica Jamaica 12–0 St. Kitts & Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis
(El Salvador; 25 August 1994)
Biggest defeat
Paraguay Paraguay 5–0 Jamaica Jamaica
(Finland; 14 November 1999)
Mexico Mexico 5–0 Jamaica Jamaica
(New Zealand; 25 April 2003)
CONCACAF U17 Championship
Appearances 7 (First in 1987)
Best result Fourth Place


The Jamaica U-17 men's national soccer team is the national under-17 association football team of the Jamaica and is controlled by the Jamaica Football Federation. The highest level of competition in which the team may compete is in the FIFA U-17 World Cup, which is held every two years.

CONCACAF U-17 Championship Record[edit]

  • 1983:
  • 1985:
  • 1987:
  • 1988:
  • 1991:
  • 1992:
  • 1994:
  • 1997:
  • 1999: First Place Group A
  • 2001: Fourth Place Group A
  • 2003: Second Place Group A; lost in playoff
  • 2005: Eliminated in 2nd round
  • 2007: Fifth Place Group B
  • 2009: Eliminated in semifinals 2008 CFU Youth Cup
  • 2011: Fourth Place
  • 2013: Eliminated in quarterfinals
  • 2015: In Progress
  • From 1983 until 1994, competition was U-16, not U-17

Recent and Upcoming Matches[edit]

2015 CONCACAF u17 qualifying Caribbean zone[edit]

CFU Group stage[edit]

Group originally scheduled to be hosted in Guadeloupe, but will now be hosted in Jamaica August 23–27.[1]

Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
 Jamaica 3 3 0 0 27 3 +24 9
 Guadeloupe 3 2 0 1 8 3 +5 6
 Cayman Islands 3 1 0 2 5 8 −3 3
 U.S. Virgin Islands 3 0 0 3 0 26 −26 0

All times local.

23 August 2014 (2014-08-23)
19:00
Jamaica  19–0  U.S. Virgin Islands
Dawkins Goal 5'32'43'67'70'86'89'
McMaster Goal 9'36'50'60'
Marshall Goal 15'20'23'
Brown Goal 29'
Nelson Goal 68'79'
Talbot Goal 74'90'
Anthony Spalding Sports Complex
Referee: Kimbell Ward (St Kitts & Nevis)

25 August 2014 (2014-08-25)
19:00
Jamaica  5–3  Cayman Islands
Marshall Goal 15'62' (pen.)90'
Brown Goal 18'
Talbot Goal 74'
Ebanks Goal 5'
Seymour Goal 7'
Scott Goal 25'
Anthony Spalding Sports Complex
Referee: Moeth Gaymes (St Vincent & Grenadines)

27 August 2014 (2014-08-27)
19:00
Jamaica  3–0  Guadeloupe
Nelson Goal 23'33'
Dawkins Goal 55'
Anthony Spalding Sports Complex
Referee: Neal Brizan (Trinidad & Tobago)



CFU Final round[edit]

Group B[edit]

Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
 Cuba 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Martinique 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Jamaica 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Guadeloupe 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 October 2014 (2014-10-20)
19:30
Jamaica  4 - 0  Martinique
22 October 2014 (2014-10-22)
19:30
Jamaica  3 - 2  Guadeloupe
24 October 2014 (2014-10-24)
19:30
Cuba  0 - 3  Jamaica

CFU Final[edit]

26 October 2014 (2014-10-26)
19:30
Haiti  2 - 0  Jamaica

2015 CONCACAF U17 Championship[edit]

All times local: UTC−06:00.

Group stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Honduras 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Final match and U-17 World Cup
2  El Salvador or
 Guatemala
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Playoff stage
3  Trinidad and Tobago 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4  United States 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5  Cuba 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6  Jamaica 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 27 February 2015. Source: CONCACAF



27 February 2015 (2015-02-27)
19:30
Honduras  v  Jamaica

2 March 2015 (2015-03-02)
14:30
Jamaica  v  El Salvador/ Guatemala

5 March 2015 (2015-03-05)
14:30
Cuba  v  Jamaica

8 March 2015 (2015-03-08)
14:30
Trinidad and Tobago  v  Jamaica

11 March 2015 (2015-03-11)
17:00
United States  v  Jamaica



Current players[edit]

Squad named for 2015 CONCACAF u17 Final Round first qualification round [2]

Head coach: Andrew Edwards

Asst coach: Omar Edwards

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Jahmali Waite 0 0 Jamaica
1GK Akeem Chambers 0 0 Jamaica
2DF Ronaldo Watson 0 0 Jamaica
2DF Ryan Knight 0 0 Jamaica
2DF Delverone Simpson 0 0 Jamaica
2DF Ajeanie Talbott 0 0 Jamaica
2DF Javain Brown 0 0 Jamaica
2DF Jahwahni Hinds 3 0 Jamaica
2DF Fabian Grant 0 0 Jamaica
3MF Clive Jarrett 0 0 Jamaica
3MF Hakim Williams 0 0 Jamaica
3MF Tajea Brown 0 0 Jamaica
3MF Alex Marshall 2 7 Jamaica Cavalier F.C.
3MF Nicholas Nelson 0 0 Jamaica
3MF Michael Edwards 0 0 Jamaica
3MF Charles Grant 0 0 Jamaica
4FW Tavon Barnes 0 0 Jamaica
4FW Deshane Beckford 0 0 Jamaica
4FW Justin McMaster 2 0 Jamaica
4FW Donovan Dawkins 3 7 Jamaica

Player Pool[edit]

No. Pos. Player DoB/Age Caps Club

Honors[edit]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ "Jamaica U-17 Squad for Qualifiers". The Jamaica Football Federation. 18 August 2014. Retrieved 21 August 2014. 
  2. ^ http://www.jamaicafootballfederation.com/v1/jamaica-host-cfu-u-17-qualifiers/