Finland national under-17 football team

Last updated
Finland U-17
Association Football Association of Finland
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Flag of Finland.svg Erkka V. Lehtola
FIFA code FIN
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First colours
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World Cup
Appearances1 (first in 2003 )
Best resultGroup Stage, 2003
European Championship
Appearances1 (first in 2002 )
Best resultGroup Stage, 2002

The Finland national under-17 football team represents Finland in international football competitions in the FIFA U-17 World Cup and the UEFA European Under-17 Championship, as well as any other under-17 international football tournaments. It is governed by the Football Association of Finland.

Contents

Competitive record

FIFA U-16/17 World Cup Record

YearRoundPositionMatchesWinsDrawsLossesGF [note 1] GA [note 2]
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 1985 Did Not Qualify
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg 1987
Flag of Scotland.svg 1989
Flag of Italy.svg 1991
Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg 1993
Flag of Ecuador.svg 1995
Flag of Egypt.svg 1997
Flag of New Zealand.svg 1999
Flag of Trinidad and Tobago.svg 2001
Flag of Finland.svg 2003 Group Stage12th3102312
Flag of Peru.svg 2005 Did Not Qualify
Flag of South Korea.svg 2007
Flag of Nigeria.svg 2009
Flag of Mexico.svg 2011
Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg 2013
Flag of Chile.svg 2015
Flag of India.svg 2017
Flag of Brazil.svg 2019
Flag of Peru.svg 2021 To be determined
Totals1/1912th3102312

UEFA European U-17 Championship record

YearRoundPldWD*LGFGA
Flag of Denmark.svg 2002 Group Stage3003315
Flag of Portugal.svg 2003 Did Not Qualify
Flag of France.svg 2004
Flag of Italy (2003-2006).svg 2005
Flag of Luxembourg.svg 2006
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg 2007
Flag of Turkey.svg 2008
Flag of Germany.svg 2009
Flag of Liechtenstein.svg 2010
Flag of Serbia.svg 2011
Flag of Slovenia.svg 2012
Flag of Slovakia.svg 2013
Flag of Malta.svg 2014
Flag of Bulgaria.svg 2015
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg 2016
Flag of Croatia.svg 2017
Flag of England.svg 2018 To Be Determined
Total1/163003315
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
**Gold background colour indicates that the tournament was won.
***Red border colour indicates tournament was held on home soil.

Recent results

29 April 2014 Friendly Slovenia  Flag of Slovenia.svg1–2Flag of Finland.svg  Finland
16:00 Report (in Finnish) Jakonen Soccerball shade.svg 5'
Malolo Soccerball shade.svg 69'
1 May 2014 Friendly Slovenia  Flag of Slovenia.svg1–0Flag of Finland.svg  Finland
16:00 Report (in Finnish)

Current squad

Selections for the 2020 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification matches during 25 September 2019 – 1 October 2019.

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClub
1 GK Mathias Ahlblad (2003-02-18) 18 February 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg Espoo
1 GK Hemmo Riihimäki (2003-06-03) 3 June 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg KuPS

2 DF Otto Kemppainen (2003-10-27) 27 October 2003 (age 17) Flag of Finland.svg RoPS
2 DF Matias Kivikko (2003-12-15) 15 December 2003 (age 17) Flag of Finland.svg Honka
2 DF Miika Koskela (2003-07-12) 12 July 2003 (age 17) Flag of Finland.svg OLS
2 DF Joose Mäkinen (2003-02-11) 11 February 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg Jazz
2 DF Jesse Nikki (2003-06-28) 28 June 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg Honka
2 DF Nikolas Talo (2003-03-24) 24 March 2003 (age 18) Flag of the Netherlands.svg Groningen
2 DF Kalle Wallius (2003-01-02) 2 January 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg HJK

3 MF Lasse Ikonen (2003-01-19) 19 January 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg OLS
3 MF Otso Koskinen (2003-01-01) 1 January 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg Honka
3 MF Niklas Pyyhtiä (2003-09-25) 25 September 2003 (age 17) Flag of Finland.svg TPS
3 MF Niilo Saarikivi (2003-06-06) 6 June 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg Honka
3 MF Henri Salomaa (2003-02-14) 14 February 2003 (age 18) Flag of Italy.svg Lecce
3 MF Maksim Stjopin (2003-04-08) 8 April 2003 (age 18) Flag of Denmark.svg Nordsjælland
3 MF Casper Terho (2003-06-24) 24 June 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg HJK

4 FW Jesse Kilo (2004-01-15) 15 January 2004 (age 17) Flag of Germany.svg Hamburger SV
4 FW Kai Meriluoto (2003-01-02) 2 January 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg HJK
4 FW Kasper Paananen (2003-03-16) 16 March 2003 (age 18) Flag of Italy.svg Bologna
4 FW Leo Walta (2003-06-24) 24 June 2003 (age 18) Flag of Denmark.svg Nordsjælland

Recent callups

The following players have also been called up to the Finland under-17 squad and remain eligible:

Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClubLatest call-up
GK Eetu Huuhtanen (2003-01-31) 31 January 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg Ilves v. Flag of Norway.svg  Norway, 10 September 2019

DF Noa Lehtonen (2003-08-26) 26 August 2003 (age 17) Flag of Finland.svg KPV v. Flag of Norway.svg  Norway, 10 September 2019
DF Elias Salminen (2003-04-10) 10 April 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg KuPS v. Flag of Norway.svg  Norway, 10 September 2019

MF Emmanuel Patut (2003-06-19) 19 June 2003 (age 18) Flag of Germany.svg VfL Wolfsburg v. Flag of Moldova.svg  Moldova, 1 October 2019
MF Marius Könkkölä (2003-10-31) 31 October 2003 (age 17) Flag of Finland.svg HJK v. Flag of Norway.svg  Norway, 10 September 2019
MF Denis Cukici (2003-02-10) 10 February 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg HJK v. Ulster Banner.svg  Northern Ireland, 10 August 2019
MF Niklas Leinonen (2003-02-14) 14 February 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg KTP v. Ulster Banner.svg  Northern Ireland, 10 August 2019

FW Onnipekka Pajula (2003-06-23) 23 June 2003 (age 18) Flag of Finland.svg TPS v. Ulster Banner.svg  Northern Ireland, 10 August 2019

Coaching staff

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References

  1. U17 (2003) maajoukkue

Notes

  1. Goals for / scored
  2. Goals against / conceded

See also