2009 UEFA European Under-17 Championship
|Teams||8 (from 1 confederation)|
|Venue(s)||13 (in 13 host cities)|
|Champions||Germany (3rd title)|
|Goals scored||33 (2.2 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)|| Lennart Thy|
(3 goals each)
|Best player(s)||Mario Götze|
The 2009 UEFA European Under-17 Championship was the eighth edition of UEFA's European Under-17 Football Championship since it was renamed from the original under-16 event, in 2001. Germany hosted the championship, during 6 to 18 May 2009, in thirteen venues, and the final took place at the Stadion Magdeburg, in Magdeburg. Spain was the current title holder, having successfully defended its 2007 title. The top 6 teams qualified for the 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup.
The final tournament of the 2009 UEFA European Under-17 Championship was preceded by two qualification stages: a qualifying round and an Elite round. During these rounds, 52 national teams competed to determine the seven teams to join the already qualified host nation Germany.
- For the complete list of players, see 2009 UEFA European Under-17 Championship squads.
|Key to colours in group tables|
|Advanced to semi-finals and qualified for 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup|
|Qualified for 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup|
|Situ 76'||Report||Ben Khalifa 59'|
|Beretta 31'||Report||Nimely 29' (pen.)
Sini 50' (pen.)
|Garbutt 69'||Report||Özyakup 4'|
|Demir 65'||Report||Castaignos 40+1'
|Kamber 52'||Report||Isoufi 17'
|Castaignos 7'||Report||Thy 34'
Team of the Tournament