Turkey national under-19 football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Turkey Under-19s
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Turkish Football Federation
Head coach Feyyaz Uçar
First colours
Second colours
First international
Turkey Turkey 2–0 Slovakia Slovakia
25 April 1999
Biggest win
Turkey Turkey 10–0 San Marino San Marino
Belgium, 10 October 2004
Biggest defeat
Ukraine Ukraine 4–0 Turkey Turkey
Kiev, 6 July 2004
European Championship
Appearances 4 (First in 2004)
Best result Runners-up: 2004

The Turkey national under-19 football team is the national under-19 football team of Turkey and is controlled by the Turkish Football Federation. The team competes in the UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship, held every year. The Under-19 UEFA tournament originally began as the FIFA Junior Tournament between 1948-54. It has since been renamed a number of times, most notably referred to as the UEFA European U-18 Championship between 1981-2001. The tournament was renamed as the UEFA European U-19 Championship in 2002, but importantly the overall statistics are collated from 1948. In addition, every even year, the top six teams from the respective UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship compete in the FIFA U-20 World Cup the following year.

Competitive record[edit]

UEFA European U-19 Championship record*[edit]

Edition Round MP W D** L GF GA
Norway 2002 Qualifying round
Liechtenstein 2003 First qualifying round
Switzerland 2004 Runner-upQ 5 2 1 2 10 10
Northern Ireland 2005 Qualifying round
Poland 2006 Group stage 3 0 1 2 9 12
Austria 2007 Elite round 3 1 1 1 3 3
Czech Republic 2008 Elite round 3 1 0 2 2 7
Ukraine 2009 Group stage 3 0 1 2 2 4
France 2010 Elite round 3 2 0 1 6 4
Romania 2011 Group stage 3 1 1 1 4 3
Estonia 2012 Elite round 3 1 0 2 6 6
Lithuania 2013 Group stage 3 1 0 2 6 6
Hungary 2014 To be determined
Greece 2015
Germany 2016
*The tournament originally began in 1948 and has had a number of different names. The tournament was renamed as the UEFA European U-19 Championship in 2002, but importantly the overall statistics are collated from 1948.
**Draws include knockout matches decided by penalty shoot-out.
***Silver background colour indicates that Turkey finished as runner-up.
Q - Denotes qualified for the FIFA U-20 World Cup held the following year.

Individual awards[edit]

In addition to team victories, Turkish players have won individual awards at UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship.

Year Top Goalscorer
Turkey 2004* Ali Öztürk
Turkey 2006* İlhan Parlak
*Award was shared with other players.

Recent results[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following players were called up to participate in the Friendly match against  Hungary on 23 April 2014.[1]

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK İbrahim Demir (1995-09-02) 2 September 1995 (age 19) 2 0 Turkey Trabzonspor
1GK Okan Koçuk (1995-07-27) 27 July 1995 (age 19) 0 0 Turkey Bursaspor
2DF Onur Atasayar (1995-01-01) 1 January 1995 (age 19) 0 0 Turkey Ankaragücü
2DF İdris Cengiz (1995-01-01) 1 January 1995 (age 19) 1 0 Turkey Kasımpaşa
2DF Süheyl Çetin (1995-06-22) 22 June 1995 (age 19) 5 0 Turkey Kahramanmaraşspor
2DF Mert Kula (1995-01-01) 1 January 1995 (age 19) 0 0 Turkey Kasımpaşa
2DF Emre Taşdemir (1995-08-08) 8 August 1995 (age 19) 6 2 Turkey Ankaragücü
3MF Muhammed Ali Doğan (1995-08-10) 10 August 1995 (age 19) 3 0 Turkey Elazığspor
3MF Taylan Antalyalı (1995-01-08) 8 January 1995 (age 19) 4 0 Turkey Bucaspor
3MF Vedat Bora (1995-01-27) 27 January 1995 (age 19) 0 0 Turkey Anadolu Selçukluspor
3MF Şevki Çinar (1995-07-06) 6 July 1995 (age 19) 6 0 Turkey Denizlispor
3MF Muhammed Demirci (1995-01-03) 3 January 1995 (age 19) 5 1 Turkey Beşiktaş
3MF Doğan Erdoğan (1996-08-22) 22 August 1996 (age 18) 9 0 Turkey Samsunspor
3MF Oğuzhan Kayar (1995-04-02) 2 April 1995 (age 19) 3 0 Turkey Galatasaray
3MF Melih Okutan (1996-07-01) 1 July 1996 (age 18) 3 0 Turkey Fenerbahçe
4FW Batuhan Altıntaş (1996-03-14) 14 March 1996 (age 18) 6 2 Turkey Bursaspor
4FW Oğulcan Cağlayan (1996-03-22) 22 March 1996 (age 18) 0 0 Turkey Gaziantepspor
4FW Gökdeniz Varol (1995-09-15) 15 September 1995 (age 19) 0 0 Turkey Manisaspor

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Turkey Under-19". TFF (in Turkish).