Wales national under-17 football team

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Wales Under-17
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) Young Dragons
Association Football Association of Wales
Head coach Wales Geraint Williams
First colours
Second colours

The Wales national under-17 football team is the national under-17 football team of Wales and is controlled by the Football Association of Wales. The team competes in the UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship held every year.

Players[edit]

Latest squad[edit]

Players born on or after 1 January 1997 are eligible for the 2014 UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship.

Wales squad for the 2014 UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship elite round matches against Switzerland, Spain and Russia on 26 March, 28 March and 31 March 2014. Harry Wilson withdrew due to injury and was replaced by Tom Fry. [1]

All players are born on, or after 01.01.1997. Players in bold have attained full international caps.

Name Club
Goalkeepers
Luke Pilling England Tranmere Rovers
Lewis Thomas Wales Swansea City
Defenders
Clive Smith England Preston North End
Ioan Evans England Sheffield United
James Graham England Everton
Aron Davies England Bristol City
Rhys Abbruzzese Wales Cardiff City
Cian Harries England Coventry City
Midfielders
Joe Morrell England Bristol City
Dylan Thomas Wales Swansea City
Daniel James England Hull City
George Thomas England Coventry City
Harry Wilson* England Liverpool
Rolin Menayese Wales Cardiff City
Tom Fry England Bristol City
Forwards
Connor Evans England Bristol City
Will Abbotts England Bolton Wanderers
Daniel Byrnes England Oldham Athletic
Charley Edge England Everton
  • *Withdrew

Recent Call Ups[edit]

Name Club
Midfielders
Joe McNulty England Bristol City
Joe Roden Wales Swansea City
Forwards
Tom Shepherd England Stoke City

Results and Fixtures[edit]

2014 UEFA Under-17 Championship Qualification Round[edit]

As a result of finishing second in their group, Wales have qualified for the Elite Round which will take place in March 2014.[2]

Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
 Scotland 3 2 1 0 5 2 +3 7
 Wales 3 1 2 0 8 5 +3 5
 Slovenia 3 1 0 2 5 8 −3 3
 Hungary 3 0 1 2 8 11 −3 1
23 September 2013
16:00
Slovenia  1–3  Scotland
Šušnjara Goal 53' Wighton Goal 40' (pen.)42'71'
23 September 2013
16:00
Hungary  5–5  Wales
Sallai Goal 19'
Damásdi Goal 26'31'
Hursán Goal 38'
Pávkovics Goal 52'
Morrell Goal 12' (pen.)
Harries Goal 50'
James Goal 59'
Wilson Goal 62'
Evans Goal 80'
SRC Bakovci Stadium, Bakovci, Slovenia

25 September 2013
16:00
Scotland  0–0  Wales
25 September 2013
16:00
Slovenia  4–2  Hungary
Repas Goal 12'
Tijanič Goal 31'52'
Šušnjara Goal 72'
Csonka Goal 68'
Pávkovics Goal 77'
SRC Bakovci Stadium, Bakovci, Slovenia

28 September 2013
16:00
Hungary  1–2  Scotland
Sallai Goal 38' Kiltie Goal 37'66'
SRC Bakovci Stadium, Bakovci, Slovenia
28 September 2013
16:00
Wales  3–0  Slovenia
Wilson Goal 37'66'
G. Thomas Goal 78'

2014 UEFA Under-17 Championship Elite Round[edit]

Wales have been drawn in Group 1 alongside current holders Russia, previous champions Spain, and Switzerland. These matches will be played in Russia from 26 to 31 March 2014.[3]

Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
  Switzerland 3 2 1 0 3 1 +2 7
 Russia 3 1 2 0 4 2 +2 5
 Spain 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 4
 Wales 3 0 0 3 0 4 −4 0
26 March 2014
11:00 GMT
Switzerland   1–0  Wales
Babic Goal 77' Report
Kazan Arena, Kazan
Referee: Fran Jović (Croatia)
26 March 2014
15:00 GMT
Spain  1–1  Russia
A. Marín Goal 40' Report Kipiani Goal 50'
Kazan Arena, Kazan
Referee: Benoît Millot (France)

28 March 2014
11:00 GMT
Spain  1–0  Wales
Meré Goal 71' Report
Kazan Arena, Kazan
Referee: Jens Maae (Denmark)
28 March 2014
15:00 GMT
Russia  1–1   Switzerland
Yamschikov Goal 62' Report Ajeti Goal 80+2'
Kazan Arena, Kazan
Referee: Fran Jović (Croatia)

31 March 2014
12:00 GMT
Switzerland   1–0  Spain
Alpsoy Goal 75' Report
Trudovye Rezervy Stadium, Kazan
Referee: Benoît Millot (France)
31 March 2014
12:00 GMT
Wales  0–2  Russia
Report Pronichev Goal 4' (pen.)
Melkadze Goal 80+3'
Kazan Arena, Kazan
Referee: Jens Maae (Denmark)

Friendlies[edit]

18 February 2014
15:00 GMT
Wales  3-1  Czech Republic
Edge Goal 53'
Evans Goal 63'
G. Thomas Goal 67'
Report Cerny Goal 32'

20 February 2014
12:00 GMT
Wales  2-2  Czech Republic
Harries Goal 4'
James Goal 36'
Report Cerny Goal 10'
Twardek Goal 38'



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