Slovakia national under-21 football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Slovakia Under-21
Nickname(s)Repre[1]
Sokolíci (Little Falcons)[2]
AssociationSlovenský futbalový zväz
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachAdrián Guľa
FIFA codeSVK
First colours
Second colours
First international
Slovakia Slovakia 0–3 France France
(Myjava, Slovakia; September 6, 1994)
Biggest win
Malta Malta 0–6 Slovakia Slovakia
(Valletta, Malta; March 30, 1997)
Latvia Latvia 0–6 Slovakia Slovakia
(Riga, Latvia; October 11, 2011)
Luxembourg Luxembourg 1–7 Slovakia Slovakia
(Ettelbruck, Luxembourg; June 11, 2013)
Slovakia Slovakia 6-0 Armenia Armenia
(Žiar nad Hronom, Slovakia; June 6, 2019)
Biggest defeat
4–0 defeats on three occasions
Records for competitive
matches only
UEFA U-21 Championship
Appearances2 (first in 2000)
Best resultFourth place (2000)

The Slovakia national under-21 football team, controlled by the Slovak Football Association, is Slovakia's national under 21 football team and is considered to be a feeder team for the Slovakia national football team.

European Under-21 Championship record[edit]

Year Round Position GP W D L GF GA
Spain 1996 Did not Qualify
Romania 1998 Did not Qualify
Slovakia 2000 Semi-Final 4th 4 2 1 1 5 3
Switzerland 2002 Did not Qualify
Germany 2004 Did not Qualify
Portugal 2006 Did not Qualify
Netherlands 2007 Did not Qualify
Sweden 2009 Did not Qualify
Denmark 2011 Did not Qualify
Israel 2013 Did not Qualify
Czech Republic 2015 Did not Qualify
Poland 2017 Group Stage 5th 3 2 0 1 6 3
Total 2/12 7 4 1 2 11 6

Key: GP: Games played, W: Wins, D: Draws, L: Losses, GF: Goals for, GA: Goals against

2019 UEFA Under-21 Championship qualification[edit]

Group 2[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Spain 10 9 0 1 31 10 +21 27 Final tournament 1–2 5–1 1–0 3–0 3–1
2  Northern Ireland 10 6 2 2 15 11 +4 20 3–5 1–0 0–0 1–0 4–2
3  Slovakia 10 6 0 4 17 18 −1 18 1–4 1–0 0–2 4–1 2–0
4  Iceland 10 3 2 5 16 19 −3 11 2–7 0–1 2–3 2–3 5–2
5  Albania 10 1 4 5 9 17 −8 7 0–1 1–1 2–3 0–0 0–0
6  Estonia 10 0 2 8 11 24 −13 2 0–1 1–2 1–2 2–3 2–2
Source: UEFA

Current squad[edit]

The following players were called up for the 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification against Estonia and Northern Ireland.

Caps and goals updated as of 16 October 2018 after the match against Northern Ireland.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
12 1GK Marek Rodák (1996-12-13) December 13, 1996 (age 22) 9 1 England Rotherham United
21 1GK Adam Jakubech (1997-01-02) January 2, 1997 (age 22) 2 0 France Lille
1 1GK Dominik Greif (1997-04-06) April 6, 1997 (age 22) 1 0 Slovakia Slovan Bratislava

19 2DF Denis Vavro (1996-04-10) April 10, 1996 (age 23) 12 1 Denmark Copenhagen
2DF Michal Sipľak (1996-02-02) February 2, 1996 (age 23) 10 2 Poland Cracovia
2DF Dávid Hancko (1997-12-13) December 13, 1997 (age 21) 9 0 Italy Fiorentina
2DF Martin Šulek (1998-01-15) January 15, 1998 (age 21) 5 0 Slovakia AS Trenčín
2DF Andrej Kadlec (1996-02-02) February 2, 1996 (age 23) 4 0 Slovakia Spartak Trnava
2DF Richard Križan (1997-09-23) September 23, 1997 (age 21) 1 0 Slovakia Nitra
2DF Branislav Sluka (1999-01-22) January 22, 1999 (age 20) 0 0 Slovakia Žilina
2DF Michal Jonec (1996-07-30) July 30, 1996 (age 22) 0 0 Slovakia Ružomberok

3MF László Bénes (1997-09-09) September 9, 1997 (age 21) 11 2 Germany Holstein Kiel
3MF Erik Jirka (1997-09-19) September 19, 1997 (age 21) 11 1 Serbia Red Star Belgrade
11 3MF Nikolas Špalek (1997-02-12) February 12, 1997 (age 22) 10 1 Italy Brescia
20 3MF Miroslav Káčer (1996-02-02) February 2, 1996 (age 23) 10 0 Slovakia Žilina
17 3MF Lukáš Haraslín (1996-05-26) May 26, 1996 (age 23) 9 3 Poland Lechia Gdańsk
3MF Jakub Hromada (1996-05-25) May 25, 1996 (age 23) 7 0 Czech Republic Slavia Prague
3MF Filip Lesniak (1996-05-14) May 14, 1996 (age 23) 7 0 Denmark Aalborg
3MF Christián Herc (1998-09-30) September 30, 1998 (age 20) 6 0 Slovakia DAC Dunajská Streda
3MF Milan Dimun (1996-09-19) September 19, 1996 (age 22) 3 1 Poland Cracovia
3MF Roland Černák (1997-07-22) July 22, 1997 (age 21) 2 0 Slovakia DAC Dunajská Streda
3MF Andrej Fábry (1997-03-01) March 1, 1997 (age 22) 4 0 Slovakia Nitra
3MF Martin Košťál (1996-02-23) February 23, 1996 (age 23) 2 0 Poland Wisła Kraków

9 4FW Tomáš Vestenický (1996-04-06) April 6, 1996 (age 23) 11 2 Slovakia Nitra
4FW Samuel Mráz (1997-05-13) May 13, 1997 (age 22) 6 4 Italy Empoli
4FW Filip Balaj (1997-08-22) August 22, 1997 (age 21) 6 0 Slovakia Žilina
4FW Ľubomír Tupta (1998-03-27) March 27, 1998 (age 21) 1 0 Italy Hellas Verona
4FW Róbert Boženík (1999-11-18) November 18, 1999 (age 19) 1 0 Slovakia Žilina

Recent call-ups[edit]

The following players have also been called up to the Slovakia squad in the past 12 months and are still eligible to play.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Martin Vantruba (1998-02-07) February 7, 1998 (age 21) 1 0 Slovakia Železiarne Podbrezová
2DF Juraj Chvátal (1996-07-13) July 13, 1996 (age 22) 5 0 Czech Republic Sigma Olomouc
2DF Šimon Kupec (1996-02-11) February 11, 1996 (age 23) 0 0 Poland Katowice
2DF Atila Varga (1996-04-11) April 11, 1996 (age 23) 1 0 Italy Arezzo
3MF Jozef Urblík (1996-08-22) August 22, 1996 (age 22) 4 0 Czech Republic Vysočina Jihlava
3MF Dalibor Takáč (1997-10-01) October 1, 1997 (age 21) 0 0 Slovakia Ružomberok
3MF Jakub Grič (1996-07-05) July 5, 1996 (age 22) 0 0 Poland Sandecja Nowy Sącz
3MF René Kotrík (1996-03-14) March 14, 1996 (age 23) 0 0 Slovakia Nitra
16 4FW Róbert Polievka (1996-06-09) June 9, 1996 (age 23) 3 0 Slovakia Žilina

Past squads[edit]

Recent results[edit]

2018[edit]

23.3.2018 17:20 Albania U21 - Slovakia U21 2:3

27.3.2018 17:20 Slovakia U21 - Albania U21 4:1

6.9.2018 18:13 Slovakia U21 - Italy U21 3:0

Managerial history[edit]

Head Coach Assistant Years
Slovakia Milan Lešický Slovakia Jozef Štafura 1993–1997
Slovakia Jozef Barmoš Slovakia Bohumil Andrejko 1997–1998
Slovakia Dušan Radolský Slovakia Bohumil Andrejko 1998–2000
Slovakia Stanislav Griga Slovakia Vladimír Goffa 2000–2001
Slovakia Mikuláš Komanický Slovakia Ján Švehlík 2002–2003
Slovakia Ladislav Jurkemik Slovakia Ján Gabriel 2004
Slovakia Jozef Bubenko Slovakia Ján Gabriel 2004–2005
Slovakia Ladislav Petráš Slovakia Karol Brezík 2006
Slovakia Jozef Barmoš Slovakia Jozef Vukušič, Viliam Hýravý, Roland Praj 2007–2008
Slovakia Boris Kitka Slovakia Jozef Daňko 2009–2010
Slovakia Ľubomír Nosický Slovakia Peter Nemečkay 2010
Slovakia Ivan Galád Slovakia Norbert Hrnčár 2011–2014
Czech Republic Pavel Hapal[3] Slovakia Oto Brunegraf 2015–2018
Slovakia Oto Brunegraf (carateker) 2018
Slovakia Adrián Guľa[4] Slovakia Marián Zimen 2018-

Other youth record[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Prezývka slovenských reprezentantov? Suchá". aktualne.sk. Retrieved 10 June 2010.
  2. ^ "SLOVENSKÍ SOKOLI". futbalsfz.sk. Archived from the original on 9 August 2016. Retrieved 1 June 2016.
  3. ^ Novým trénerom "dvadsaťjednotky" definitívne Pavel Hapal, Profutbal.sk, Retrieved 23. 12. 2014 (in Slovak)
  4. ^ https://profutbal.sk/clanok/226258-dvadsatjednotka-ma-noveho-trenera-vypocujte-si-jeho-prve-slova

External links[edit]