Scotland national under-17 football team

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Scotland Under-17
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Scottish Football Association
Head coach Steven Pressley[1]
First colours
Second colours
European Championship
Appearances 2 (First in 2008)
Best result Semi-final: 2014

The Scotland national under-17 football team, controlled by the Scottish Football Association, is Scotland's national Under-17 football team and is considered to be a feeder team for the Scotland national football team. The team represents Scotland in international Under-17 competitions such as the European Championship.

The team has qualified for two European Championship final tournaments, in 2008 and 2014. The team achieved its best result in 2014 by progressing to the semi-final.[2]

As of April 2014, the squad was coached by Scot Gemmill.[3] The team used to be coached by Dean Gorre.[4] Steven Pressley took temporary control of the team in October 2015.[1]

UEFA European U-17 Football Championship Record[edit]

Year Result GP W D* L GF GA GD
2002 did not qualify
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008 Group stage 3 0 0 3 0 5 −5
2009 did not qualify
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014 Semi final 4 2 0 2 4 8 −4
2015 Group stage 3 0 0 3 0 8 -8
2016
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Current squad[edit]

The following players were selected for the 2016 UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship qualifiers against Macedonia, Bulgaria and Italy in October 2015.[1]

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
Aidan McAdams Scotland Celtic
Kieran Wright Scotland Rangers
Daniel Baur Scotland Heart of Midlothian
Tony Gallacher Scotland Falkirk
Dan Meredith England West Bromwich Albion
Shaun Bowers Scotland Celtic
Wallace Duffy Scotland Celtic
Liam Burt Scotland Rangers
Lee Connelly Scotland Queen's Park
Jamie Barjonas Scotland Rangers
Lewis Bell Scotland Celtic
Kyle McAllister Scotland St. Mirren
Broque Watson Scotland Celtic
Jack Aitchison Scotland Celtic
Lewis Morrison Scotland Kilmarnock
Glenn Middleton England Norwich City
Callumn Morrison (1999-07-05) 5 July 1999 (age 16) 3 1 Scotland Heart of Midlothian
Matthew Knox Scotland Livingston

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Steven Pressley to lead Scotland Under-17s". www.scottishfa.co.uk. Scottish Football Association. 2 October 2015. Retrieved 2 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "Scotland Under-17s reach European Championship semi-final". BBC Sport (BBC). 15 May 2014. Retrieved 15 May 2014. 
  3. ^ "Scotland Under-17 squad announced for Euro finals". www.scottishfa.co.uk. Scottish Football Association. 23 April 2014. Retrieved 23 April 2014. 
  4. ^ Stewart Fisher (19 October 2012). "Gorre aims to add Dutch of magic to industrious Scots". The Herald. Retrieved 1 November 2012. 

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