Estonia national under-21 football team

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Estonia U21
Nickname(s) Sinisärgid (Blueshirts)
Association Estonian Football Association
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Karel Voolaid
Captain Rauno Sappinen
Most caps Andrei Veis (34)
Top scorer Maksim Gussev
Konstantin Nahk (5)
Home stadium A. Le Coq Arena
First colours
Second colours
First international
 Cyprus 4–2 Estonia 
(Achna, Cyprus; 9 March 1994)
Biggest win
 Luxembourg 0–6 Estonia 
(Erpeldange, Luxembourg; 29 March 2011)
Biggest defeat
 Denmark 8–0 Estonia 
(Farum, Denmark; 5 March 2014)
UEFA U-21 Championship
Appearances 0

The Estonia national under-21 football team represents Estonia in international under-21 football competitions and is controlled by the Estonian Football Association (Eesti Jalgpalli Liit), the governing body for football in Estonia. The team's home ground is the A. Le Coq Arena in Tallinn, and the current manager is Karel Voolaid.

Coaching staff[edit]

Position Name
Manager Estonia Karel Voolaid
Assistant manager Estonia Ats Sillaste
Goalkeeping coach Estonia Andrus Lukjanov
Team manager Estonia Ljubov Lobõševa
Physiotherapist Estonia Martin Kiho
Estonia Priit Ailt
Doctor Estonia Kaarel Kallandi

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following players were called up for the 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification match against Northern Ireland on 10 October 2017.[1]
Caps and goals updated as of 10 October 2017 after the match against Northern Ireland.

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Matvei Igonen (1996-10-02) 2 October 1996 (age 21) 10 0 Estonia FCI Tallinn
12 1GK Andreas Vaikla (1997-02-19) 19 February 1997 (age 20) 5 0 Finland IFK Mariehamn

3 2DF Martin Mägi (1996-06-18) 18 June 1996 (age 21) 13 0 Estonia Paide Linnameeskond
4 2DF Sören Kaldma (1996-07-03) 3 July 1996 (age 21) 6 0 Estonia Paide Linnameeskond
5 2DF Michael Lilander (1997-06-20) 20 June 1997 (age 20) 6 0 Estonia Paide Linnameeskond
15 2DF Silver Grauberg (1996-11-26) 26 November 1996 (age 20) 2 0 Estonia Tammeka
19 2DF Marco Lukka (1996-12-04) 4 December 1996 (age 20) 5 0 Estonia Flora

6 3MF German Šlein (1996-03-28) 28 March 1996 (age 21) 17 0 Estonia Flora
7 3MF Martin Miller (1997-09-25) 25 September 1997 (age 20) 13 1 Estonia Flora
8 3MF Mihkel Ainsalu (1996-03-08) 8 March 1996 (age 21) 21 0 Estonia Flora
11 3MF Frank Liivak (1996-07-07) 7 July 1996 (age 21) 22 2 Bosnia and Herzegovina Sarajevo
14 3MF Herol Riiberg (1997-04-14) 14 April 1997 (age 20) 3 0 Estonia Tulevik
16 3MF Mark Oliver Roosnupp (1997-05-12) 12 May 1997 (age 20) 12 1 Estonia Levadia
17 3MF Henri Järvelaid (1998-12-11) 11 December 1998 (age 18) 1 0 Estonia Flora
18 3MF Vlasiy Sinyavskiy (1996-11-27) 27 November 1996 (age 20) 12 0 Estonia Tulevik

9 4FW Andre Järva (1996-11-21) 21 November 1996 (age 20) 11 2 Estonia Tallinna Kalev
10 4FW Rauno Sappinen (Captain) (1996-01-23) 23 January 1996 (age 21) 16 4 Estonia Flora

Recent call-ups[edit]

The following players have also been called up to the squad within the last twelve months.[2][3]

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Magnus Karofeld (1996-08-20) 20 August 1996 (age 21) 4 0 Estonia Paide Linnameeskond v.  Spain, 5 September 2017
GK Karl Johan Pechter (1996-03-02) 2 March 1996 (age 21) 0 0 Estonia Tammeka v.  Scotland, 28 March 2017
GK Karl-Romet Nõmm (1998-01-04) 4 January 1998 (age 19) 0 0 Estonia Tulevik v.  Scotland, 28 March 2017 PRE

DF Märten Kuusk (1996-04-05) 5 April 1996 (age 21) 16 0 Estonia Flora v.  Spain, 5 September 2017
DF Henrik Pürg (1996-06-03) 3 June 1996 (age 21) 11 0 Estonia Nõmme Kalju v.  Spain, 5 September 2017
DF Oskar Berggren (1997-10-30) 30 October 1997 (age 19) 2 0 Estonia Tulevik v.  Spain, 5 September 2017
DF Alger Džumadil (1996-07-29) 29 July 1996 (age 21) 1 0 Estonia Tallinna Kalev v.  Spain, 5 September 2017
DF Magnus Villota (1998-02-11) 11 February 1998 (age 19) 0 0 Estonia Vaprus v.  Scotland, 28 March 2017 PRE

MF Kaspar Mutso (1998-08-01) 1 August 1998 (age 19) 1 0 Estonia Levadia v.  Northern Ireland, 10 October 2017
MF Markus Poom (1999-02-27) 27 February 1999 (age 18) 2 1 Estonia Flora v.  Spain, 5 September 2017
MF Randin Rande (1997-07-28) 28 July 1997 (age 20) 1 0 Estonia Paide Linnameeskond v.  Spain, 5 September 2017
MF Edgar Tur (1996-12-28) 28 December 1996 (age 20) 1 0 Estonia Paide Linnameeskond v.  Spain, 5 September 2017
MF Magnar Vainumäe (1998-04-19) 19 April 1998 (age 19) 1 0 Estonia Paide Linnameeskond v.  Albania, 12 June 2017
MF Svjatoslav Jakovlev (1996-04-24) 24 April 1996 (age 21) 3 0 Estonia Levadia v.  Northern Ireland, 8 June 2017

FW Peeter Klein (1997-01-28) 28 January 1997 (age 20) 4 0 Estonia Nõmme Kalju v.  Spain, 5 September 2017
  • INJ Withdrew due to an injury.
  • PRE Preliminary squad.
  • RET Retired from the national team.

Previous squads[edit]

Commonwealth Cup squads

Results and fixtures[edit]

2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Northern Ireland 4 3 0 1 7 4 +3 9 Final tournament 22 Mar '18 16 Oct '18 1–0 26 Mar '18 4–2
2  Spain 2 2 0 0 5 1 +4 6 Play-offs if among four best runners-up 11 Sep '18 14 Nov '17 6 Sep '18 9 Nov '17 27 Mar '18
3  Slovakia 4 2 0 2 4 7 −3 6 1–0 1–4 27 Mar '18 0–2 12 Oct '18
4  Albania 4 1 2 1 3 3 0 5 10 Nov '17 11 Oct '18 23 Mar '18 0–0 0–0
5  Iceland 3 1 1 1 4 3 +1 4 11 Oct '18 16 Oct '18 11 Sep '18 2–3 6 Sep '18
6  Estonia 5 0 1 4 4 9 −5 1 1–2 0–1 1–2 16 Oct '18 14 Nov '17
Updated to match(es) played on 10 October 2017. Source: UEFA

Competitive record[edit]

UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship[edit]

UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship record Qualification record
Year Round Position Pld W D L GF GA Pld W D L GF GA
1978 Did not enter
1980
1982
1984
1986
1988
1990
1992
France 1994
Spain 1996 Did not qualify 10 0 0 10 5 37
Romania 1998 10 1 1 8 4 25
Slovakia 2000 10 0 0 10 4 35
Switzerland 2002 8 0 0 8 2 28
Germany 2004 6 0 2 4 4 10
Portugal 2006 10 0 2 8 4 25
Netherlands 2007 2 0 0 2 1 7
Sweden 2009 8 1 0 7 1 19
Denmark 2011 10 3 3 4 9 16
Israel 2013 8 0 1 7 2 19
Czech Republic 2015 10 2 3 5 9 23
Poland 2017 10 1 1 8 3 26
Total 0/21 0 0 0 0 0 0 102 8 13 81 48 270
Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Under-21 Baltic Cup[edit]

Under-21 Baltic Cup record
Year Position Pld W D L GF GA
Latvia 2008 Third place 2 0 0 2 1 6
Lithuania 2010 Third place 2 0 1 1 1 2
Estonia 2012 Third place 2 1 1 0 3 2
Latvia 2014 Champions 2 1 1 0 3 2
2016 Runners-up 2 0 2 0 1 1
Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

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