Norway national under-17 football team

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Norway under-17
Association Football Association of Norway
(Norges Fotballforbund)
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Norway Øivind Nilsen
FIFA code NOR
First colours
Second colours

The Norwegian national under-17 football team, controlled by the Football Association of Norway, is the national football team of Norway.

History[edit]

The team is for players of 17 years or under at the start of a UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship campaign.[1] At the 2010 UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship, Norway made it to the Elite Round, finishing bottom of their group. At the 2011 UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship Elite Round, Norway came 2nd, behind France with 3 matches played, winning 2 and drawing 1 game with 7 points, the same as France. France went through on a goal difference of +11, while Norway had a goal difference of +9.

Current squad[edit]

The following players were called up for the match against Netherlands on 26 March 2013.[2] National team caps and goals are correct as of 8 June 2013.

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Jacob Storevik (1996-07-29) 29 July 1996 (age 17) 1 0 Norway Rosenborg
12 1GK Per Kristian Bråtveit (1996-02-15) 15 February 1996 (age 18) 4 0 Norway Haugesund
2 2DF Ola Lønn Jenssen (1996-04-10) 10 April 1996 (age 18) 8 0 Norway Fredrikstad
3 2DF Ulrik Yttergård Jenssen (1996-07-07) 7 July 1996 (age 18) 12 1 France Lyon
4 2DF Rasmus Levin Martinsen (1996-04-22) 22 April 1996 (age 18) 11 0 Norway Viking
5 2DF Stian Stray Molde (1996-12-19) 19 December 1996 (age 17) 5 0 Norway Asker
16 2DF Sverre Bjørkkjær (1996-07-12) 12 July 1996 (age 17) 5 0 Norway Haugesund
6 3MF Morten Thorsby (1996-05-05) 5 May 1996 (age 18) 13 2 Norway Stabæk
7 3MF Bent Sørmo (1996-09-22) 22 September 1996 (age 17) 5 0 Norway Levanger
8 3MF Iver Fossum (1996-07-15) 15 July 1996 (age 17) 13 3 Norway Strømsgodset
11 3MF Elias Skogvoll (1996-05-05) 5 May 1996 (age 18) 8 1 Norway Tromsø
15 3MF Bersant Celina (1996-08-13) 13 August 1996 (age 17) 8 0 England Manchester City
17 3MF Morten Ågnes Konradsen (1996-05-03) 3 May 1996 (age 18) 3 1 Norway Bodø/Glimt
9 3MF Tor André Aasheim (1996-03-03) 3 March 1996 (age 18) 13 2 Norway Haugesund
10 4FW Runar Espejord (1996-02-26) 26 February 1996 (age 18) 10 5 Norway Tromsø
13 4FW Zymer Bytyqi (1996-09-14) 14 September 1996 (age 17) 9 3 Norway Sandnes Ulf
14 3MF Joachim Holberg Eriksen (1996-03-27) 27 March 1996 (age 18) 12 1 Norway Start

References[edit]

  1. ^ Norway - Under-17 at fotball.no
  2. ^ "G19-tropp til EM-kvalik" (in Norwegian). fotball.no. 2012-05-24. Retrieved 2012-05-25.