Mali national under-20 football team

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Mali U-20
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) The Eagles
Association Mali Football Federation
Confederation CAF (Africa)
Head coach Baye Ba
Home stadium Stade du 26 Mars
FIFA code MLI
First colours
Second colours
African Youth Championship
Appearances 11 (first in 1979)
Best result Runner-up: 1989
FIFA U-20 World Cup
Appearances 5 (first in 1989)
Best result 3rd place: 1999, 2015

Mali national under-20 football team, represents Mali in association football at an under-20 age level and is controlled by Mali Football Federation, the governing body for football in Mali. The current coach is Baye Ba.

Their greatest achievement to date is finishing third in both the 1999 FIFA U-20 World Cup and in the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup, where they defeated Senegal 3-1 in the third-place match.

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Current Squad[edit]

The following players were selected to take part in the 2017 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations.

Head coach: Mali Baye Ba

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1GK Samuel Diarra (1998-08-11) 11 August 1998 (age 18) Spain Deportiva Leonesa
1GK Drissa Kouyaté (1998-12-17) 17 December 1998 (age 18) Mali AS Real Bamako
1GK Modibo Traoré (1999-04-13) 13 April 1999 (age 18) Mali FC Diarra

2DF Abdoul Danté (1998-10-29) 29 October 1998 (age 18) Belgium RSC Anderlecht
2DF Siaka Bagayoko (1998-07-04) 4 July 1998 (age 18) Mali Djoliba AC
2DF Zoumana Simpara (1998-02-22) 22 February 1998 (age 19) United States New York Red Bulls
2DF Dramane Simpara (1998-05-05) 5 May 1998 (age 18) Mali CS Duguwolofila
2DF Mamadou Koné (1997-08-22) 22 August 1997 (age 19) Mali Onze Créateurs
2DF Mamadou Fofana (1998-01-21) 21 January 1998 (age 19) Turkey Alanyaspor
2DF Babou Fofana (1999-04-10) 10 April 1999 (age 18) Mali Stade Malien

3MF Amadou Haïdara (1998-01-31) 31 January 1998 (age 19) Austria FC Red Bull Salzburg
3MF Amadou Diarra (1999-06-08) 8 June 1999 (age 17) Mali Lafia Club de Bamako
3MF Moussa Diakité (1998-12-17) 17 December 1998 (age 18) Mali AS Korofina
3MF Moussa Djenepo (1998-06-15) 15 June 1998 (age 18) Belgium Standard Liège
3MF Mohamed Sangaré (1998-08-04) 4 August 1998 (age 18) Mali AS Real Bamako
3MF Ousmane Diakité (2000-07-25) 25 July 2000 (age 16) Austria FC Red Bull Salzburg

4FW Ibrahima Koné (1999-06-16) 16 June 1999 (age 17) Mali CO de Bamako
4FW Boubacar Traoré (1998-05-24) 24 May 1998 (age 18) Mali Jeanne d'Arc FC
4FW Ismaila Cheick Coulibaly (2000-12-25) 25 December 2000 (age 16) Mali CS Duguwolofila
4FW Sidiki Maïga (1998-12-28) 28 December 1998 (age 18) Spain AD Alcorcón
4FW Sékou Koïta (1999-11-28) 28 November 1999 (age 17) Austria FC Red Bull Salzburg

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