Switzerland national under-21 football team
|Association||Swiss Football Association|
|Head coach||Mauro Lustrinelli|
|UEFA U-21 Championship|
|Appearances||3 (first in 2002)|
|Best result||Runner-up: 2011|
The Switzerland national under-21 football team is the national under-21 football team of Switzerland and is controlled by the Swiss Football Association. The team competes in the UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship, held every two years.
UEFA U-23 Championship Record
Since the under-21 competition rules insist that players must be 21 or under at the start of a two-year competition, technically it is an U-23 competition. For this reason, Switzerland's record in the preceding U-23 competitions is also shown.
- 1972: Did not qualify. Finished 2nd of 2 in qualification group
- 1974: Did not enter
- 1976: Did not enter
UEFA U-21 Championship Record
- 1976–1978: Did not qualify. Finished 3rd of 3 in qualification group.
- 1978–1980: Did not qualify. Finished 2nd of 3 in qualification group.
- 1980–1982: Did not qualify. Finished 4th of 4 in qualification group.
- 1982–1984: Did not qualify. Finished 4th of 4 in qualification group.
- 1984–1986: Did not qualify. Finished 4th of 4 in qualification group.
- 1986–1988: Did not qualify. Finished 3rd of 4 in qualification group.
- 1988–1990: Did not qualify. Finished 2nd of 3 in qualification group.
- 1990–1992: Did not qualify. Finished 4th of 4 in qualification group.
- 1992–1994: Did not qualify. Finished 3rd of 5 in qualification group.
- 1994–1996: Did not qualify. Finished 4th of 5 in qualification group.
- 1996–1998: Did not qualify. Finished 4th of 5 in qualification group.
- 1998–2000: Did not qualify. Finished 2nd of 5 in qualification group.
- 2000–2002: Losing semi-finalists
- 2002–2004: Finished 4th of 4 in finals group.
- 2004–2006: Did not qualify. Finished 2nd of 5 in qualification group.
- 2006–2007: Did not qualify. Finished 2nd of 3 in qualification group.
- 2007–2009: Play-off stage to Spain
- 2009–2011: Runner-up
- 199?–2001: Köbi Kuhn
- 2001–2007: Bernard Challandes 
- 2007–2009: Pierre-André Schürmann 
- 2009–2015: Pierluigi Tami 
- 2015–2018: Heinz Moser
- 2018– Mauro Lustrinelli :
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Switzerland squad for the 2017 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification matches against Kazakhstan on 2 September 2016 & Bosnia & Herzegovina on 6 September 2016. Players eligible must be born after 1 January 1994.
|No.||Pos.||Player||Date of birth (age)||Caps||Goals||Club|
|1||GK||Gregor Kobel||6 December 1997||2||0||1899 Hoffenheim|
|12||GK||Simon Enzler||16 October 1997||0||0||Luzern|
|23||GK||Noam Baumann||10 April 1996||0||0||Wil|
|5||DF||Jan Bamert||9 March 1998||0||0||Sion|
|20||DF||Ulisses Garcia||11 January 1996||7||0||Werder Bremen|
|22||DF||Cedric Zesiger||24 June 1998||0||0||Grasshopper|
|2||DF||Jean-Pierre Rhyner||16 March 1996||2||0||FC Schaffhausen|
|13||DF||Jordan Lotomba||29 September 1998||3||0||Young Boys|
|3||DF||Nicolas Stettler||28 April 1996||2||0||Winterthur|
|6||MF||Kevin Rüegg||5 August 1998||0||0||Zürich|
|7||MF||Nicolas Haas||23 January 1996||2||0||Atalanta|
|8||MF||Anto Grgic||28 November 1996||2||0||VfB Stuttgart|
|10||MF||Djibril Sow||6 February 1997||1||0||Young Boys|
|11||MF||Francisco Rodríguez||14 September 1995||6||1||Luzern|
|14||MF||Edimilson Fernandes||15 April 1996||3||1||West Ham United|
|15||MF||Olivier Custodio||10 February 1995||1||0||Lausanne-Sport|
|MF||Cedric Itten||27 December 1996||1||0||Luzern|
|MF||Vincent Sierro||8 October 1995||0||0||SC Freiburg|
|9||FW||Haris Tabaković||20 June 1994||11||6||Debrecen|
|16||FW||Michael Frey||19 July 1994||11||3||Zürich|
|17||FW||Florian Kamberi||8 March 1995||3||1||Grasshopper|
|18||FW||Dimitri Oberlin||27 September 1997||1||0||Basel|
The following players have been called up during the 2017 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification phase and remain eligible for selection.
|Pos.||Player||Date of birth (age)||Caps||Goals||Club||Latest call-up|
|GK||Ulisse Pelloni||7 February 1994||0||0||Aarau|
|DF||Nico Elvedi||30 September 1996||1||0||Borussia Mönchengladbach|
|DF||Joel Untersee||11 February 1994||2||0||Empoli|
|DF||Gregory Wüthrich||19 July 1995||3||0||Young Boys|
|DF||Manuel Akanji||19 July 1995||6||0||Basel|
|MF||Anto Grgić||28 November 1996||0||0||VfB Stuttgart|
|MF||Nicola Sutter||8 May 1995||2||0||Thun|
|MF||Basil Stillhart||24 March 1994||2||0||Wil|
|FW||Shani Tarashaj||7 February 1995||6||5||Everton|
|FW||Albian Ajeti||26 February 1997||3||0||Basel|
|FW||Daniel Follonier||18 January 1994||0||0||Sion|
|FW||João Oliveira||6 January 1996||0||0||Lechia Gdańsk|
|14 November 2014 Friendly||Germany||1–1||Switzerland||Karl-Liebknecht-Stadion, Potsdam|
|18:00||Gerhardt 5'||[ Report]||17' Frey||Attendance: 2616|
Referee: Massimiliano Irrati
|18 November 2014 Friendly||Switzerland||1–1||Scotland||Stockhorn Arena, Thun|
|18:30||Araz 44'||Report||90+3' King||Attendance: 837|
Referee: Tomasz Musiał (Poland)
Swiss national teams
- Switzerland national football team
- Switzerland national under-23 football team (also known as Swiss Olympic)
- Switzerland national under-20 football team
- Switzerland national under-19 football team
- Switzerland national under-18 football team
- Switzerland national under-17 football team
- Switzerland national under-16 football team
- UEFA Under-21 website Contains full results archive
- The Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation Contains full record of U-21/U-23 Championships.