Bulgaria national under-17 football team

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Bulgaria Under-17
Nickname(s) The Lions
Association Bulgarian Football Union
Head coach Marcho Dafchev
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FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances0
European Championship
Appearances6 (first in 1985 )
Best resultGroup Stage: 6 times

The Bulgaria national under-17 football team, also known as Bulgarian under-17s or Bulgaria U17(s), represents Bulgaria in football at an under-17 age level and is controlled by the Bulgarian Football Union, the governing body for football in Bulgaria.

Contents

In 2015, Viktorio Pavlov was appointed to coach the squad.

Competition results

 Champions   Runners-Up   Third Place/Semi-Finals   Fourth Place   Other Top Results  

Balkan U-17 Championship

YearRank
Flag of Bulgaria.svg 1973Champions

UEFA European U-16/U-17 Championship

YearRank
Flag of Italy.svg 1982 Did not qualify
Flag of Germany.svg 1984 Quarter-Finals-Did not qualify
Flag of Hungary.svg 1985 Group Stage
Flag of Greece.svg 1986 Group Stage
Flag of France.svg 1987 Group Stage
Flag of Spain.svg 1988 Did not qualify
Flag of Denmark.svg 1989 Group Stage
Flag of East Germany.svg 1990 Did not qualify
Flag of Switzerland.svg 1991 Group Stage
Flag of Cyprus.svg 1992 Did not qualify
Flag of Turkey.svg 1993 Did not qualify
Flag of Ireland.svg 1994 Did not qualify
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg 1995 Did not qualify
Flag of Austria.svg 1996 Did not qualify
Flag of Germany.svg 1997 Did not qualify
Flag of Scotland.svg 1998 Did not qualify
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg 1999 Did not qualify
Flag of Israel.svg 2000 Did not qualify
Flag of England.svg 2001 Did not qualify
Flag of Denmark.svg 2002 Did not qualify
Flag of Portugal.svg 2003 Elite Round-Did not qualify
Flag of France.svg 2004 Did not qualify
Flag of Italy (2003-2006).svg 2005 Elite Round-Did not qualify
Flag of Luxembourg.svg 2006 Elite Round-Did not qualify
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg 2007 Did not qualify
Flag of Turkey.svg 2008 Did not qualify
Flag of Germany.svg 2009 Did not qualify
Flag of Liechtenstein.svg 2010 Did not qualify
Flag of Serbia.svg 2011 Did not qualify
Flag of Slovenia.svg 2012 Elite Round-Did not qualify
Flag of Slovakia.svg 2013 Elite Round-Did not qualify
Flag of Malta.svg 2014 Did not qualify
Flag of Bulgaria.svg 2015 Group Stage
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg 2016 Elite Round-Did not qualify
Flag of Croatia.svg 2017 Did not qualify
Flag of England.svg 2018 Did not qualify

FIFA U-17 World Cup


YearRank
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 1985 to Flag of Brazil.svg 2019 Did not qualify
Flag of Peru.svg 2021 To be determined

Players

Current squad

Caps and goals updated as of 16 October 2017 after the match against Azerbaijan.

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClub
1 GK Ivan Angelov (2003-01-31) 31 January 2003 (age 18)40 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Dobrudzha Dobrich
1 GK Radostin Georgiev (2003-07-24) 24 July 2003 (age 17)10 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Beroe Stara Zagora

2 DF Martin Avramov (2001-01-19) 19 January 2001 (age 20)50 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Slavia Sofia
2 DF Kenan Kadirov (captain) (2001-08-24) 24 August 2001 (age 19)50 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Levski Sofia
2 DF Gabriel Zemyarski (2001-01-26) 26 January 2001 (age 20)50 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Botev Plovdiv
2 DF Daniel Stoyanov (2001-01-27) 27 January 2001 (age 20)30 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Cherno More
2 DF Stoyan Vergiev (2001-01-23) 23 January 2001 (age 20)20 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Beroe
2 DF Nikola Ganchev (2001-07-30) 30 July 2001 (age 19)00 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Ludogorets Razgrad
2 DF Ertan Tahirov00 Flag of Bulgaria.svg CSKA Sofia

3 MF Martin Haydarov (2003-01-22) 22 January 2003 (age 18)80 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Levski Sofia
3 MF Stefan Statev (2003-06-04) 4 June 2003 (age 18)50 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Ludogorets Razgrad
3 MF Anton Bakalov (2001-02-07) 7 February 2001 (age 20)41 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Natsional Sofia
3 MF Plamen Tsonchev (2003-01-30) 30 January 2003 (age 18)41 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Botev Plovdiv
3 MF Stanislav Dyulgerov (2003-08-23) 23 August 2003 (age 17)30 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Twente
3 MF Martin Smolenski (2003-03-08) 8 March 2003 (age 18)30 Flag of Bulgaria.svg CSKA Sofia
3 MF Dimo Krastev (2003-02-10) 10 February 2003 (age 18)30 Flag of Italy.svg Fiorentina
3 MF Valentin Nikolov (2003-10-15) 15 October 2003 (age 17)10 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Lokomotiv Sofia

4 FW Martin Minchev (2001-04-22) 22 April 2001 (age 20)51 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Cherno More
4 FW Ivan Vasilev (2001-05-16) 16 May 2001 (age 20)50 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Botev Plovdiv
4 FW Martin Petkov (2001-01-15) 15 January 2001 (age 20)40 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Levski Sofia
4 FW Kenan Kadirov (1999-07-29) 29 July 1999 (age 21)20 Template:Country data Bul PFC Litex

Recent call-ups

The following players have also been called up to the Bulgarian squad within the last 12 months and are still available for selection.

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

DF Aleksandar Makris (2001-07-11) 11 July 2001 (age 19)20 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Levski Sofia v. Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey, 19–21 September 2017 [2]
DF David Simeonov10 Flag of Bulgaria.svg CSKA Sofia v. Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey, 19–21 September 2017 [2]

MF Patrik-Gabriel Galchev (2001-04-14) 14 April 2001 (age 20)10 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Levski Sofia v. Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey, 19–21 September 2017 [2]

FW Filip Krastev20 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Slavia Sofia v. Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey, 19–21 September 2017 [2]
Notes

INJ Player withdrew from the squad due to an injury.
SUS Player withdrew from the squad due to a suspension.

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References

  1. "Състав на България U16 за контролните срещи с Молдова U16" (in Bulgarian). Bulgarian Football Union. 14 March 2019.
  2. 1 2 3 4 "България U17 ще изиграе две приятелски срещи с Турция U17" (in Bulgarian). Bulgarian Football Union. 18 September 2017. Archived from the original on 22 September 2017. Retrieved 19 September 2017.