Armenia national under-21 football team

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Armenia U-21
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Nickname(s) Yeritasardakan (youth team)
Association Football Federation of Armenia
Head coach Rafael Nazaryan
Most caps Gevorg Ghazaryan (18)
Top scorer Henrik Mkhitaryan (9)
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First colours
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First international
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Belgium 7-0 Armenia Flag of Armenia.svg
(Ghent; September 6, 1994)
Biggest win
Flag of Armenia.svg Armenia 4-0 San Marino Flag of San Marino (1862-2011).svg
(Yerevan; June 9, 2006)
Biggest defeat
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden 10-0 Armenia Flag of Armenia.svg
(Lublin, Poland; October 13, 2020)
UEFA U-21 Championship
Appearancesnone (first in n/a)
Best result2nd in qual. group, 2007

The Armenia national under-21 football team is the youth football team of Armenia. The team is based mostly on the young players from the league and competes every two years in order to qualify for the European Under-21 Football Championship. The team played its first match in 1994, Armenia having until 1992 been part of the USSR.

Contents

UEFA U-21 record

Managers

Current squad

The following players were called up for 2023 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification match against Faroe Islands on 3 June 2021.
Caps and goals correct as of 8 June 2021 after the match with Faroe Islands.

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClub
1 GK Harutyun Melkonyan (2001-06-28) 28 June 2001 (age 20)00 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
1 GK Sergey Mikaelyan (2002-07-21) 21 July 2002 (age 19)00 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
1 GK Arman Nersesyan (2001-10-19) 19 October 2001 (age 19)20 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan

2 DF Erjanik Ghubasaryan (2001-02-21) 21 February 2001 (age 20)40 Flag of Germany.svg Lüneburger SK Hansa
2 DF Sergey Kochkanyan (2003-05-05) 5 May 2003 (age 18)10 Flag of Russia.svg Rostov
2 DF Karen Muradyan (2001-04-01) 1 April 2001 (age 20)00 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
2 DF Arman Ghazaryan (2001-07-24) 24 July 2001 (age 19)10 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
2 DF Petros Manukyan (2001-05-08) 8 May 2001 (age 20)10 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
2 DF Arsen Galstyan (2002-05-01) 1 May 2002 (age 19)00 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
2 DF Erik Piloyan (2001-01-29) 29 January 2001 (age 20)20 Flag of Armenia.svg Urartu
2 DF Erik Simonyan (2003-06-12) 12 June 2003 (age 18)00 Flag of Armenia.svg Urartu
2 DF Styopa Mkrtchyan (2003-02-17) 17 February 2003 (age 18)10 Flag of Armenia.svg Ararat-Armenia

3 MF Narek Aghasaryan (2001-07-15) 15 July 2001 (age 20)40 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
3 MF Sergey Mkrtchyan (2001-06-26) 26 June 2001 (age 20)40 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
3 MF Mikayel Mirzoyan (2001-02-06) 6 February 2001 (age 20)20 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
3 MF Aram Khamoyan (2000-01-10) 10 January 2000 (age 21)70 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
3 MF Zhirayr Shaghoyan (2001-04-10) 10 April 2001 (age 20)30 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
3 MF Narek Alaverdyan (2002-02-19) 19 February 2002 (age 19)10 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
3 MF Narek Grigoryan (2001-06-17) 17 June 2001 (age 20)40 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
3 MF Seroj Titizian (2000-02-01) 1 February 2000 (age 21)21 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
3 MF Serob Galstyan (2002-09-23) 23 September 2002 (age 18)10 Flag of Armenia.svg Ararat
3 MF Artur Serobyan (2003-07-02) 2 July 2003 (age 18)00 Flag of Armenia.svg Ararat Armenia

4 FW German Kurbashyan (2000-07-15) 15 July 2000 (age 21)40 Flag of Germany.svg TuS Rot-Weiß Koblenz
4 FW Grenik Petrosyan (2001-12-05) 5 December 2001 (age 19)20 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan
4 FW Levon Vardanyan (2003-11-02) 2 November 2003 (age 17)20 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan

Recent call-ups

Players that have been called up within the past 12 months and are eligible for the 2021 European U21 Football Championship Qualifiers.

Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClubLatest call-up

DF Abov Avetisyan (2001-10-03) 3 October 2001 (age 19)10 Flag of Hungary.svg Kisvárda v. Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus, 26 March 2021
DF Radik Sargsyan (2001-06-08) 8 June 2001 (age 20)00 Flag of Armenia.svg BKMA Yerevan v. Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus, 26 March 2021

MF David Paremuzyan (2000-03-02) 2 March 2000 (age 21)00 Flag of Armenia.svg Lori v. Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus, 26 March 2021
MF Gevorg Tarakhchyan (2002-03-15) 15 March 2002 (age 19)20 Flag of Armenia.svg Urartu v. Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus, 26 March 2021

UEFA Euro U-21 qualification

2021 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification Group 1

Standings

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsQualificationFlag of Italy.svgFlag of Iceland.svgFlag of Ireland.svgFlag of Sweden.svgFlag of Armenia.svgFlag of Luxembourg.svg
1Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 10811275+2225 Final tournament 3–0 2–0 4–1 6–0 5–0
2Flag of Iceland.svg  Iceland 107031912+721 1–2 1–0 1–0 6–1 3–0
3Flag of Ireland.svg  Republic of Ireland 10613158+719 0–0 1–2 4–1 1–0 3–0
4Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 106043112+1918 3–0 5–0 1–3 10–0 4–0
5Flag of Armenia.svg  Armenia 10109433293 [lower-alpha 1] 0–1 0–3 [lower-alpha 2] 0–1 0–3 [lower-alpha 3] 2–0
6Flag of Luxembourg.svg  Luxembourg 10109329263 [lower-alpha 1] 0–4 0–2 1–2 0–3 2–1
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Tiebreakers
Notes:
  1. 1 2 Ranked on head-to-head goal difference: Armenia +1, Luxembourg −1.
  2. The Armenia v Iceland match was awarded as a 3–0 win to Iceland after being cancelled as Armenia could not travel to the match due to positive SARS-CoV-2 tests in the team. [1]
  3. The Armenia v Sweden match was awarded as a 3–0 win to Sweden after being cancelled as Armenia could not travel to the match due to positive SARS-CoV-2 tests in the team. [1]

2023 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification Group H

Standings

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsQualificationFlag of the Faroe Islands.svgFlag of France.svgFlag of Serbia.svgFlag of Ukraine.svgFlag of North Macedonia.svgFlag of Armenia.svg
1Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg  Faroe Islands 110020+23 Final tournament 6 Sep 7 Jun '22 2 Jun '22 7 Oct 2–0
2Flag of France.svg  France 00000000 Play-offs 24 Mar '22 3 Jun '22 8 Oct 2 Sep 11 Nov
3Flag of Serbia.svg  Serbia 00000000 12 Nov 12 Oct 3 Sep 24 Mar '22 29 Mar '22
4Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 00000000 12 Oct 29 Mar '22 16 Nov 7 Jun '22 7 Sep
5Flag of North Macedonia.svg  North Macedonia 00000000 29 Mar '22 16 Nov 7 Sep 11 Nov 2 Jun '22
6Flag of Armenia.svg  Armenia 10010220 2 Sep 7 Jun '22 7 Oct 24 Mar '22 12 Oct
Updated to match(es) played on 8 June 2021. Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Tiebreakers

See also

  1. "AB: Armenian under-21 national team". UEFA.com. 24 November 2020.

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