Norway national under-17 football team

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Norway under-17
Association Football Association of Norway
(Norges Fotballforbund)
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Norway Øivind Nilsen
Most caps Marius Høibråten (15)
Top scorer Morten Bransdal (8)
FIFA code NOR
First colours
Second colours
First international
 Norway 2-3 Finland 
(Lommedalen, Norway; 7 June 1981)
Biggest win
 San Marino 0-8 Norway 
(Hungary; 6 October 2003)
Biggest defeat
 East Germany 5-1 Norway 
(Gräfenhanichen, East Germany; 2 November 1983)
World Cup
Appearances 0 (first in -)
Best result -
European Championship
Appearances 5 (first in 1985)
Best result Group Stage (5 times)

The Norwegian national under-17 football team, controlled by the Football Association of Norway, is the national football team of Norway.

History[edit]

The team is for players of 17 years or under at the start of a UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship campaign.[1] At the 2010 UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship, Norway made it to the Elite Round, finishing bottom of their group. At the 2011 UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship Elite Round, Norway came 2nd, behind France with 3 matches played, winning 2 and drawing 1 game with 7 points, the same as France. France went through on a goal difference of +11, while Norway had a goal difference of +9.

Current squad[edit]

The following players were called up for the match against Switzerland on 6 October 2016.[2] National team caps and goals are correct as of 24 December 2016.

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Emil Ødegaard (1999-04-29) 29 April 1999 (age 18) 6 0 Norway Lillestrøm
12 1GK Julian Faye-Lund (1999-05-20) 20 May 1999 (age 18) 4 0 Norway Rosenborg
2 2DF Henrik Byklum (1999-02-01) 1 February 1999 (age 18) 10 2 Norway Start
3 2DF Leo Østigård (1999-11-28) 28 November 1999 (age 17) 9 2 Norway Molde
4 2DF Tord Salte (1998-02-08) 8 February 1998 (age 19) 5 0 France Lyon
5 2DF Arne Holter (1999-10-11) 11 October 1999 (age 17) 8 1 Norway Lillestrøm
14 2DF John Kitolano (1999-10-18) 18 October 1999 (age 17) 9 0 Norway Odd
18 2DF Robin Edvardsen Lorentzen (1999-04-01) 1 April 1999 (age 18) 7 0 Norway Rosenborg
20 2DF Felix Horn Myhre (1999-03-04) 4 March 1999 (age 18) 6 0 Norway Ullern
6 3MF Henrik Loholt Kristiansen (1999-01-04) 4 January 1999 (age 18) 8 0 Norway Lillestrøm
7 3MF Emil Bohinen (1999-03-12) 12 March 1999 (age 18) 8 0 Norway Stabæk
10 3MF Tobias Svendsen (1999-08-31) 31 August 1999 (age 17) 6 0 Norway Molde
11 3MF Hasan Huseyin Duman (1999-04-12) 12 April 1999 (age 18) 5 1 Norway Strømsgodset
15 3MF Leonard Getz (1999-04-11) 11 April 1999 (age 18) 4 0 Norway Sarpsborg 08
16 3MF Tobias Borchgrevink Børkeeiet (1999-04-18) 18 April 1999 (age 18) 3 0 Norway Stabæk
17 3MF Emil Solnørdal (1999-10-02) 2 October 1999 (age 17) 9 0 Norway Aalesund
8 3MF Eman Markovic (1999-05-08) 8 May 1999 (age 18) 5 0 Norway Molde
9 4FW Sebastian Pedersen (1999-06-08) 8 June 1999 (age 17) 7 3 Norway Stabæk

References[edit]

  1. ^ Norway - Under-17 at fotball.no
  2. ^ "G19-tropp til EM-kvalik" (in Norwegian). fotball.no. 2012-05-24. Retrieved 2012-05-25.