North Korea national under-17 football team
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|Association||DPR Korea Football Association|
|Appearances||5 (First in 2005)|
|Best result||Quarterfinals: 2005|
|Appearances||11 (first in 1986)|
|Best result||Winners: 2010, 2014|
The North Korea national under-17 football team, represents North Korea in association football at an under-17 age level and is controlled by the DPR Korea Football Association, the governing body for football in North Korea.
2010 AFC Under-16 Football Championship
In 2010, North Korea won the AFC U-16 Championship for the first time in their history. The team's first match was a 1–1 draw to Syria on 24 October 2010 with Ri Kwang-Il scoring the goal for North Korea. North Korea then finished the group stage with a 2–0 victory over Iran and a 2–1 victory over Oman to top the group. North Korea then won the quarter-final match against Jordan on 1 November 2010 4–0. North Korea then secured their spot in the final on 4 November 2010 by defeating Japan 2–1. North Korea then defeated hosts Uzbekistan in the final on 7 November 2010 to secure their first-ever championship.
FIFA U-17 World Cup record
AFC U-16 Championship record
The following players were selected to compete in the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup.
Head coach: Kim Yong-su