Tunisia national under-20 football team

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Nickname(s) Les Aigles de Carthage
(The Eagles of Carthage)
Association FTF (Tunisia)
Confederation CAF (Africa)
Sub-confederation UNAF (North Africa)
First colours
Second colours
Third colours
First international
Biggest win
Biggest defeat
African Youth Championship
Appearances 8 (first in 1979 (Second Round))
Best result 1991 (Qualified for Group Stage, pulled out due to Kuwait war)

The Tunisia under-20 football team belongs to the Tunisian Football Federation. Since 1977 the team has played eight times in the African Youth Championship and twice in the FIFA U-20 World Cup (then known as the "FIFA World Youth Championship").

African Youth Championship[edit]

  • 1979 - Second Round (Knocked out by Algeria)
  • 1981 - Second Round (Knocked out by Nigeria)
  • 1991 - Second Round (Qualified for Group Stage, but had to pull out due to Kuwait war)
  • 2003 - Second Round (Knocked out by Ghana)
  • 2007 - Second Round (Knocked out by Ivory Coast)
  • 2009 - First Round (Knocked out by Mali)
  • 2011 - Preliminary Round (Knocked out by Senegal)
  • 2013 - Second Round (Knocked out by Gabon)[1]

FIFA U-20 World Cup[edit]

  • 1977 - Finals (Knocked out in Group Stage, finished bottom with 2 points)
  • 1985 - Finals (Knocked out in Group Stage, finished bottom with no points)


  1. ^ "2013 African U-20 Championship qualifiers". BBC Sport. 22 September 2012.