Lebanon national under-20 football team

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This article is about the men's team. For the women's team, see Lebanon men's national football team.
Lebanon Lebanon
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) الأرز
Les Cèdres
(The Cedars)
Association الاتحاد اللبناني لكرة القدم
Lebanon Football Association
Sub-confederation WAFF (West Asia)
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Head coach Samer Saad
Captain AbdelGhany Ramadan
Home stadium Camille Chamoun Sports City Stadium
Saida International Stadium
FIFA code LIB
First colours
Second colours
AFC U19 Asian Cup
Appearances 1
Best result Group Stage, 2008

The Lebanese National Under 20 Football Team represents the Lebanese Republic in Under 20 competitions. Their official nickname is The Cedars. The team is controlled by Federation Libanaise de Football Association (LFA), which is currently a member of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and also the West Asian Football Federation (WAFF).

In 2014 Lebanon could have the best generation with players like Abdelghany Ramadan joining the team. And others

The team has never qualified for the FIFA U20 World Cup. They have only participated once in 2008 at the AFC U19 Asian Cup where they finished in last place of their respective group.

The U20 team has produced notable players such as Roda Antar and Youssef Mohamad.

History[edit]

Coaching staff[edit]

Players[edit]

Current Squad[edit]

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Levon Kinoyan (1995-05-06) May 6, 1995 (age 19) 0 0 Lebanon Al Ansar
1GK Nazih Assaad (1995-13-05) January 5, 1995 (age 18) 0 0 Lebanon Nejmeh
1GK Salim Abdelhade (1995-09-23) September 23, 1995 (age 19) 1 0 Lebanon Al Ahli Saida
2DF Khaled Al Jasem (1994-02-27) February 27, 1994 (age 20) 2 0 Lebanon Al Ahed
2DF Shadi Skaf (1996-03-29) March 29, 1996 (age 18) 6 0 Lebanon Nejmeh
2DF Mohamad Daher (1994-05-04) May 4, 1994 (age 20) 5 0 Lebanon Homenmen Beirut
2DF Khaled Ali (1995-06-15) June 15, 1995 (age 19) 2 0 Lebanon Tadamon Sour
2DF Khalil Khamis (1994-04-22) April 22, 1994 (age 20) 3 0 Lebanon Al-Safa FC
2DF Mahmoud Najdi (1989-01-01) January 1, 1989 (age 25) 0 0 Germany TV Jahn Hiesfeld
3MF Hassan Kourani (1996-03-27) March 27, 1996 (age 18) 0 0 Lebanon Al Ahed
3MF Sam Awad (1996-07-16) July 16, 1996 (age 18) 0 0 Australia Rockdale City Suns FC
3MF Ghazi Honeini (1996-09-03) September 3, 1996 (age 18) 0 0 Lebanon Racing Beirut
4FW Ali Mezher (1997-08-14) August 14, 1997 (age 17) 3 2 Italy Juventus FC
3MF Dikrak Diradjian (1996-08-17) August 17, 1996 (age 18) 1 1 Lebanon Homenmen Beirut
3MF Hussen Fakha (1996-06-10) June 10, 1996 (age 18) 3 0 Lebanon Tadamon Sour
3MF Alberto Brahimcha (1995-02-13) February 13, 1995 (age 19) 1 0 France Paris Saint-Germain
4FW Zakeriya Elrich (1996-05-04) May 4, 1996 (age 18) 9 9 Australia Sydney Olympic FC
4FW Philippe Paoli (1996-04-01) April 1, 1996 (age 18) 3 1 Germany FC Koln
4FW Tony Hamod (1995-02-11) February 11, 1995 (age 19) 3 6 Lebanon Hekmeh FC
4FW Kassem Hayek (1997-11-19) November 19, 1997 (age 16) 0 0 France Olympique Lyonnais
4FW Elias Doummit (1997-08-10) August 10, 1997 (age 17) 1 0 Spain Villarreal CF
4FW Elie Boustany Bouza (1996-03-17) March 17, 1996 (age 18) 4 3 Lebanon Hekmeh FC
4FW AbdelGhany Ramadan (1996-07-14) July 14, 1996 (age 18) 0 0 England Manchester City

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