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
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 Austria on 13 October 2014.[2] National team caps and goals are correct as of 13 October 2014.

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Kjetil Haug (1998-06-12) 12 June 1998 (age 18) 2 0 England Manchester City F.C.
12 1GK Marius Halvorsen (1998-01-13) 13 January 1998 (age 18) 0 0 Norway Ålgård
2 2DF Patrik Braathen (1998-06-23) 23 June 1998 (age 18) 6 0 Norway Tromsø
3 2DF Joakim Barstad (1998-01-20) 20 January 1998 (age 18) 9 1 Norway Aalesund
4 2DF Mathias Laudal (1998-02-09) 9 February 1998 (age 18) 5 0 Norway Start
5 2DF Matushan Sandrakumar (1998-02-21) 21 February 1998 (age 18) 2 0 Norway Vålerenga
6 2DF Henrik Bredeli (1998-04-01) 1 April 1998 (age 18) 5 1 Norway Strømsgodset
14 2DF Henrik Carlyle (1998-04-28) 28 April 1998 (age 18) 4 0 Norway Tromsø
7 3MF Emil Hansson (1998-06-15) 15 June 1998 (age 18) 2 1 Netherlands Feyenoord
8 3MF John Hou Sæter (1998-01-13) 13 January 1998 (age 18) 8 5 Norway Rosenborg
9 3MF Kristoffer Ajer (1998-04-17) 17 April 1998 (age 18) 7 1 Norway Start
10 3MF Berdy Itamba (1998-09-14) 14 September 1998 (age 17) 5 3 England Queens Park Rangers
11 3MF Mads Sande (1998-03-22) 22 March 1998 (age 18) 3 0 Norway Fyllingsdalen
13 3MF Jonas Fjeldberg (1998-09-30) 30 September 1998 (age 17) 3 1 Norway Ullensaker/Kisa
15 3MF Magnus Grødem (1998-08-14) 14 August 1998 (age 17) 3 0 Norway Bryne
17 3MF Eivind Dahl (1998-03-20) 20 March 1998 (age 18) 1 0 Norway Stabæk
19 3MF Niklas Antonsen (1998-04-29) 29 April 1998 (age 18) 4 0 Norway Bodø/Glimt
16 3MF Andreas Helmersen (1998-03-15) 15 March 1998 (age 18) 9 3 Norway Rosenborg
18 4FW Markus Stensby (1998-03-05) 5 March 1998 (age 18) 6 1 Norway Ullensaker/Kisa

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.