Italy national under-17 football team


Italy Under-17
AssociationItalian Football Federation
(Federazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio – FIGC)
ConfederationUEFA
Head coachBernardo Corradi
FIFA codeITA
First colours
Second colours
Third colours
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances8 (first in 1985)
Best resultFourth place: 1987
European Championship
Appearances20 (first in 1982)
Best resultChampions: 1982

The Italy national U-17 football team is the national under-17 football team of Italy and is controlled by the Italian Football Federation.

The team competes in the UEFA European Under-17 Championship, held every year. The team, if qualified, also competes in the FIFA U-17 World Cup, which is held every two years.

UEFA U-16 Championship record


  • 1982: Champions
  • 1984: Did not qualify
  • 1985: Group stage
  • 1986: Runners-up
  • 1987: Champions (stripped)
  • 1988: Did not qualify
  • 1989: Group stage
  • 1990: Did not qualify
  • 1991: Did not qualify
  • 1992: Third Place
  • 1993: Runners-up
  • 1994: Did not qualify
  • 1995: Group stage
  • 1996: Did not qualify
  • 1997: Group stage
  • 1998: Runners-up
  • 1999: Did not qualify
  • 2000: Did not qualify
  • 2001: Quarter-finals

UEFA U-17 Championship record


FIFA U-17 World Cup record


FIFA U-17 World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W D* L GS GA
1985Group stage13th310234
1987Fourth Place4th631284
1989Did Not Qualify
1991Group stage10th302123
1993Group stage10th301216
1995Did Not Qualify
1997
1999
2001
2003
2005Group stage13th311167
2007Did Not Qualify
2009Quarter-finals6th531164
2011Did Not Qualify
2013Round of 1613th420235
2015Did Not Qualify
2017
2019Quater-finals5th530295
2021To be determined
Total8/184th32136133838

*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Honours


  • Under-16 era (1982–2001)

Current squad


The following 21 players have been called up for the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1 1GK Manuel Gasparini (2002-05-19) 19 May 2002 (age 19) Udinese
12 1GK Filippo Rinaldi (2002-12-04) 4 December 2002 (age 18) Parma
21 1GK Marco Molla (2002-06-19) 19 June 2002 (age 19) Bologna

2 2DF Francesco Lamanna (2002-01-11) 11 January 2002 (age 19) Cremonese
3 2DF Matteo Ruggeri (2002-07-11) 11 July 2002 (age 19) Atalanta
5 2DF Christian Dalle Mura (2002-02-02) 2 February 2002 (age 19) Fiorentina
6 2DF Lorenzo Pirola (2002-02-20) 20 February 2002 (age 19) Internazionale
13 2DF Destiny Udogie Iyenoma (2002-11-28) 28 November 2002 (age 18) Verona
14 2DF Tommaso Barbieri (2002-08-26) 26 August 2002 (age 18) Novara
15 2DF Alessandro Pio Riccio (2002-02-06) 6 February 2002 (age 19) Juventus
16 2DF Lorenzo Moretti (2002-02-26) 26 February 2002 (age 19) Internazionale

4 3MF Simone Panada (c) (2002-06-02) 2 June 2002 (age 19) Atalanta
8 3MF Michael Brentan (2002-04-16) 16 April 2002 (age 19) Sampdoria
24 3MF Giancarlo Ciampa (2002-04-20) 20 April 2002 (age 19) Matera
10 3MF Franco Tongya (2002-03-13) 13 March 2002 (age 19) Juventus
17 3MF Samuel Giovane (2003-03-28) 28 March 2003 (age 18) Atalanta
18 3MF Riccardo Boscolo Chio (2002-07-06) 6 July 2002 (age 19) Internazionale
20 3MF Gaetano Pio Oristanio (2002-09-28) 28 September 2002 (age 18) Internazionale

7 4FW Wilfried Gnonto (2003-11-05) 5 November 2003 (age 17) Internazionale
9 3MF Alessandro Arlotti (2002-04-02) 2 April 2002 (age 19) Monaco
11 4FW Nicolò Cudrig (2002-08-07) 7 August 2002 (age 18) Monaco
19 4FW Andrea Capone (2002-03-18) 18 March 2002 (age 19) Milan

See also


References


  1. "UEFA postpones all June national team matches". UEFA.com. 1 April 2020.
  2. "Updated UEFA competitions calendar". UEFA.com. 17 June 2020.
  3. "2020/21 Under-17 EURO cancelled". UEFA.com. 18 December 2020.