Sweden national under-19 football team

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Sweden Under-19
Nickname(s)Blågult (The Blue-Yellow)
AssociationSvenska Fotbollförbundet
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachClaes Eriksson
CaptainDušan Jajić
Most capsMuamer Tanković
Rasmus Elm
Jetullah Bahtiri (19)
Top scorerMuamer Tanković
Isac Lidberg (10)
First colours
Second colours
First international
U18
 Sweden 3–0 Finland 
(Helsingborg, Sweden; 2 August 1959)
U19
 Sweden 3–2 Turkey 
(Malmö, Sweden; 31 August 2001)
UEFA U-19 Championship
Appearances14 (first in 1963)
Best resultQuarter-finals (1964, 1990)

The Sweden national under-19 football team is the football team representing Sweden in competitions for under-19 year old players. The Swedish U19 team came into existence, following the realignment of UEFA European Under-18 Championship, which changed to be an Under-19 competition in 2002.

Sweden U19s' current head coach is Claes Eriksson.

Competitive record[edit]

Under-18 era[edit]

FIFA Youth Tournament Under-18[edit]

FIFA Youth Tournament Under-18 record
Year Round Position Pld W D * L GF GA
England 1948 Did not enter
Netherlands 1949
Austria 1950
France 1951
Spain 1952
Belgium 1953
West Germany 1954
Total Never entered 0/7 0 0 0 0 0 0
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
**Gold background color indicates that the tournament was won.
***Red border color indicates tournament was held on home soil.

UEFA Youth Tournament Under-18[edit]

UEFA Youth Tournament Under-18 record UEFA Youth Tournament Under-18 qualification record
Year Round Position Pld W D * L GF GA Pld W D L GF GA
Italy 1955 Did not enter No qualification
Hungary 1956
Spain 1957
Luxembourg 1958
Bulgaria 1959
Austria 1960
Portugal 1961
Romania 1962
England 1963 Group stage 13th 3 0 1 2 6 9 1 1 0 0 2 0
Netherlands 1964 Quarter-final 8th 3 1 0 2 3 3 No qualification
West Germany 1965 Group stage 18th 2 0 1 1 3 7
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia 1966 Did not enter Did not enter
Turkey 1967 Group stage 11th 3 1 0 2 3 4 Automatically qualified
France 1968 Did not enter Did not enter
East Germany 1969 Did not qualify 2 0 0 2 2 4
Scotland 1970 Group stage 12th 3 1 0 2 2 8 Automatically qualified
Czechoslovakia 1971 Group stage 12th 3 0 1 2 3 5 2 2 0 0 9 1
Spain 1972 Did not qualify 2 0 1 1 3 7
Italy 1973 2 0 0 2 1 3
Sweden 1974 Group stage 9th 3 1 1 1 4 4 Qualified as hosts
Switzerland 1975 Did not qualify 2 0 0 2 2 4
Hungary 1976 2 0 2 0 1 1
Belgium 1977 Group stage 7th 3 2 0 1 4 5 4 3 0 1 10 6
Poland 1978 Did not qualify 4 1 0 3 5 11
Austria 1979 2 0 1 1 1 4
East Germany 1980 2 0 1 1 2 5
Total Best: Quarter-final 8/26 23 6 4 13 28 45 25 7 5 13 38 46
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
**Gold background color indicates that the tournament was won.
***Red border color indicates tournament was held on home soil.

UEFA European U-18 Championship[edit]

UEFA European Under-18 Championship record UEFA European Under-18 Championship qualification record
Year Round Position Pld W D * L GF GA Pld W D L GF GA
West Germany 1981 Group stage 8th 3 0 3 0 3 3 2 1 1 0 2 1
Finland 1982 Did not qualify 2 0 1 1 1 2
England 1983 Group stage 14th 3 0 1 2 1 3 2 1 1 0 2 1
Soviet Union 1984 Did not qualify 2 0 0 2 2 5
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia 1986 6 3 2 1 8 3
Czechoslovakia 1988 6 2 3 1 10 10
Hungary 1990 Quarter-final 5th 2 1 0 1 6 3 6 3 2 1 15 4
Germany 1992 Did not qualify 6 0 4 2 10 14
England 1993 2 1 0 1 3 3
Spain 1994 Group stage 7th 3 0 1 2 2 6 4 3 1 0 8 4
Greece 1995 Did not qualify 4 2 1 1 3 1
France 1996 2 1 0 1 5 7
Iceland 1997 3 2 1 0 7 1
Cyprus 1998 3 2 0 1 5 2
Sweden 1999 Group stage 7th 3 0 2 1 2 4 Qualified as hosts
Germany 2000 Did not qualify 3 1 1 1 7 5
Finland 2001 2 0 1 1 6 7
Total Best: Quarter-final 5/17 14 1 7 6 14 19 55 22 19 14 94 70
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
**Gold background color indicates that the tournament was won.
***Red border color indicates tournament was held on home soil.

Under-19 era[edit]

UEFA European U-19 Championship[edit]

UEFA European Under-19 Championship record UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualification record
Year Round Position Pld W D * L GF GA Pld W D L GF GA
Norway 2002 Did not qualify 4 1 0 3 5 11
Liechtenstein 2003 6 1 2 3 6 11
Switzerland 2004 3 1 2 0 13 6
Northern Ireland 2005 6 5 0 1 17 5
Poland 2006 6 3 0 3 11 10
Austria 2007 6 2 1 3 10 14
Czech Republic 2008 6 2 0 4 7 10
Ukraine 2009 6 1 2 3 10 14
France 2010 3 0 2 1 0 1
Romania 2011 3 0 0 3 2 8
Estonia 2012 3 0 2 1 1 2
Lithuania 2013 6 2 1 3 8 13
Hungary 2014 6 4 0 2 16 6
Greece 2015 6 2 2 2 10 9
Germany 2016 6 2 0 4 5 11
Georgia (country) 2017 Group stage 7th 3 0 1 2 4 6 6 5 0 1 13 4
Finland 2018 To be determined
Armenia 2019
Northern Ireland 2020
Total Best: GS 1/16 app. 3 0 1 2 4 6 82 31 14 37 133 134
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
**Gold background color indicates that the tournament was won.
***Red border color indicates tournament was held on home soil.

Team 1999[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following 22 players were called up for the Under-19 Euro qualifiers against San Marino, Wales and Scotland between 14-20 November 2018.

Caps and goals updated as of 10 February 2019.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Samuel Brolin (2000-09-29) 29 September 2000 (age 18) 2 0 Sweden AIK
1GK Jakob Tånnander (2000-08-10) 10 August 2000 (age 18) 0 0 Sweden Malmö FF

2DF Emil Holm (2000-05-13) 13 May 2000 (age 19) 1 0 Sweden IFK Göteborg
2DF Viktor Krüger (2000-02-19) 19 February 2000 (age 19) 0 0 Sweden Kalmar FF
2DF Gustaf Lagerbielke (2000-04-10) 10 April 2000 (age 19) 2 0 Sweden Sollentuna FK
2DF Aiham Ousou (2000-01-09) 9 January 2000 (age 19) 1 1 Sweden BK Häcken
2DF Adrian Petersson (2000-03-02) 2 March 2000 (age 19) 1 0 Sweden Åtvidabergs FF
2DF Jake Weisbrod (2000-05-19) 19 May 2000 (age 19) 1 0 Sweden IK Oddevold

3MF Anton Eriksson (2000-03-05) 5 March 2000 (age 19) 2 0 Sweden Umeå FC
3MF Hampus Finndell (2000-06-06) 6 June 2000 (age 19) 2 0 Sweden Djurgårdens IF
3MF Peter Gwargis (2000-09-04) 4 September 2000 (age 18) 0 0 England Brighton
3MF Bilal Hussein (2000-04-22) 22 April 2000 (age 19) 2 0 Sweden AIK
3MF Eduart Iljazi (2000-07-31) 31 July 2000 (age 18) 2 0 Sweden IF Elfsborg
3MF Kevin Jarrett (2000-04-11) 11 April 2000 (age 19) 0 0 Sweden Hammarby IF
3MF Dejan Kulusevski (2000-04-25) 25 April 2000 (age 19) 5 1 Italy Atalanta
3MF Paya Pichkah (2000-03-21) 21 March 2000 (age 19) 0 0 Sweden GIF Sundsvall
3MF Benjamin Tannus (2000-04-09) 9 April 2000 (age 19) 2 0 Sweden Jönköpings Södra IF
3MF Pavle Vagić (2000-01-24) 24 January 2000 (age 19) 1 1 Sweden Mjällby AIF
3MF Kevin Yakob (2000-10-10) 10 October 2000 (age 18) 2 0 Sweden BK Häcken

4FW Nils Fröling (2000-04-20) 20 April 2000 (age 19) 1 0 Sweden Kalmar FF
4FW Benjamin Mbunga Kimpioka (2000-02-21) 21 February 2000 (age 19) 1 0 England Sunderland
4FW Mohamed Said Adan (2000-01-10) 10 January 2000 (age 19) 0 0 Belarus Dynamo Brest

Recent call-ups[edit]

The following players have been called up to the Sweden U19 squad during thr last twelve months.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Mathias Nilsson (1999-02-23) 23 February 1999 (age 20) 2 0 Sweden Malmö FF v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
GK Tim Rönning (1999-02-15) 15 February 1999 (age 20) 7 0 Sweden IF Elfsborg v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018

DF Anel Ahmedhodžić (1999-03-26) 26 March 1999 (age 20) 13 2 Sweden Malmö FF v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
DF Hugo Andersson (1999-01-01) 1 January 1999 (age 20) 6 0 Sweden Malmö FF v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
DF Kalle Björklund (1999-05-31) 31 May 1999 (age 20) 2 0 Sweden Hammarby v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
DF Arvid Brorsson (1999-05-08) 8 May 1999 (age 20) 5 0 Sweden Örebro SK v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
DF Joseph Colley (1999-04-13) 13 April 1999 (age 20) 14 1 England Chelsea FC v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
DF Victor Fors (1999-03-11) 11 March 1999 (age 20) 6 0 Sweden IK Frej v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
DF Noel Hansson (2000-03-23) 23 March 2000 (age 19) 0 0 Sweden Malmö FF v.  Austria, 7 September 2018
DF Oscar Krusnell (1999-02-17) 17 February 1999 (age 20) 4 0 Sweden Hammarby IF v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018

MF Ahmed Bonnah (2000-04-09) 9 April 2000 (age 19) 1 0 Sweden IF Brommapojkarna v.  Austria, 7 September 2018
MF Lukas Browning Lagerfeldt (1999-01-06) 6 January 1999 (age 20) 9 0 Netherlands FC Twente v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
MF Nermin Karić (1999-07-23) 23 July 1999 (age 19) 4 0 Italy Genoa CFC v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
MF Felix Konstandeliasz (1999-03-26) 26 March 1999 (age 20) 4 0 Sweden Mjällby AIF v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
MF Simon Marklund (1999-09-14) 14 September 1999 (age 19) 7 1 Sweden Åtvidabergs FF v.  Serbia 27 March 2018
MF Laorent Shabani (1999-08-19) 19 August 1999 (age 19) 3 1 Sweden Malmö FF v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
MF Jonathan Svedberg (1999-03-22) 22 March 1999 (age 20) 7 0 Sweden Halmstads BK v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
MF Adil Titi (1999-08-20) 20 August 1999 (age 19) 8 1 Sweden IFK Göteborg v.  Romania, 24 March 2018

FW Teddy Bergqvist (1999-03-16) 16 March 1999 (age 20) 11 6 Sweden Kristianstads FF v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
FW Carl Björk (2000-01-19) 19 January 2000 (age 19) 0 0 Sweden IFK Norrköping v.  Austria, 7 September 2018
FW Adrian Edqvist (1999-05-20) 20 May 1999 (age 20) 10 3 Sweden Kalmar FF v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018
FW Kevin Harletun (2000-09-11) 11 September 2000 (age 18) 1 0 Sweden Malmö FF v.  Austria, 7 September 2018
FW Joel Mumbongo (1999-01-09) 9 January 1999 (age 20) 7 1 Italy Verona v.  Serbia, 27 March 2018

Coaching staff[edit]

Manager Claes Eriksson
Coach Christofer Augustsson
Michael Svensson
Goalkeeping coach Linus Eriksson
Pontus Wilgodt
Team doctor Alexander Sandon

Records[edit]

All records updated as of 31 March 2015.

Top 10 most capped players[edit]

Players in bold text are still available to play for the Swedish U19 team.

# Player Career Caps Goals
1 Muamer Tanković 2012–2014 19 10
Rasmus Elm 2005–2007 19 5
Jetullah Bahtiri 2005–2007 19 2
4 Denni Avdić 2005–2007 18 4
Astrit Ajdarević 2008–2010 18 2
Joseph Colley 2016– 18 1
7 Teddy Bergqvist 2016– 17 7
Arber Zeneli 2012–2014 17 5
Jiloan Hamad 2007–2009 17 2
Marcus Nilsson 2005–2007 17 2
Victor Lindelöf 2012–2013 17 0
Linus Wahlqvist 2013–2015 17 0

Top 10 goalscorers[edit]

Players in bold text are still available to play for the Swedish U19 team.

# Player Career Goals Caps
1 Muamer Tanković 2012–2014 10 19
2 Rasmus Jönsson 2008–2009 8 15
3 Bovar Karim 2002–2003 7 11
Teddy Bergqvist 2016– 7 17
5 Petter Andersson 200300000 6 8
Mikael Dahlberg 200300000 6 10
Ola Toivonen 2004–2005 6 11
Valmir Berisha 2013–2015 6 12
Victor Söderström 2012–2013 6 15
10 John Guidetti 2009–2010 5 5
Gustaf Nilsson 2014–2016 5 10
David Moberg Karlsson 2012–2013 5 11
Arber Zeneli 2012–2014 5 17
Rasmus Elm 2005–2007 5 19

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