Belgium national under-17 football team

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Belgium U-17
Nickname(s)De Jonge Duivels
Les Diablotins
AssociationBelgian Football Association
ConfederationUEFA
Head coachBob Browaeys
FIFA codeBEL
First colours
Second colours
World Cup
Appearances2 (first in 2007)
Best resultThird place, 2015
European Championship
Appearances7 (first in 2006)
Best resultSemi-final, 2007, 2015, 2018

The Belgium national under-17 football team is the national under-17 football team of Belgium and is controlled by the Belgian Football Association. The team competes in the UEFA European Under-17 Championship and the FIFA U-17 World Cup. Their biggest successes have been their bronze medal at the 2015 World Cup, reaching the semi-finals of the European championship in 2007 on home soil, and again in 2015 and 2018.

Competitive record[edit]

FIFA U-17 World Cup record[edit]

Year Round Pld W D L GF GA
China 1985 Did not qualify
Canada 1987
Scotland 1989
Italy 1991
Japan 1993
Ecuador 1995
Egypt 1997
New Zealand 1999
Trinidad and Tobago 2001
Finland 2003
Peru 2005
South Korea 2007 Group stage 3 1 0 2 3 6
Nigeria 2009 Did not qualify
Mexico 2011
United Arab Emirates 2013
Chile 2015 Third place 7 4 1 2 9 8
India 2017 Did not qualify
Brazil 2019
Total 2/18 10 5 1 4 12 14

UEFA European U-17 Football Championship record[edit]

Year Round Pld W D* L GF GA
Denmark 2002 Did not qualify
Portugal 2003
France 2004
Italy 2005
Luxembourg 2006 Group stage 3 0 1 2 2 8
Belgium 2007 Semi-finals 4 1 3* 0 5 5
Turkey 2008 Did not qualify
Germany 2009
Liechtenstein 2010
Serbia 2011
Slovenia 2012 Group stage 3 1 1 1 3 2
Slovakia 2013 Did not qualify
Malta 2014
Bulgaria 2015 Semi-finals 5 2 2** 1 6 4
Azerbaijan 2016 Quarter-finals 4 1 2 1 3 2
Croatia 2017 Did not qualify
England 2018 Semi-finals 5 4 0 1 10 3
Republic of Ireland 2019 Quarter-finals 4 1 2 1 5 5
Total 7/18 28 11 9 8 34 29
  •   *  denotes draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
  •      indicates tournament was held on home soil.

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