Football at the Youth Olympic Games

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Football at the Youth Olympic Games
Governing body FIFA
Events2 (boys: 1; girls: 1)
Games

Football was inducted at the Youth Olympic Games at the inaugural edition in 2010 for both boys and girls.

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For the 2018 edition in Buenos Aires, FIFA has decided that futsal will replace football. [1]

Boys

Summaries

YearHostGold medal gameBronze medal game
Gold medalistScoreSilver medalistBronze medalistScoreFourth place
2010 [2]
Details
Singapore
Singapore

Bolivia
5 – 0
Haiti

Singapore
4 – 1
Montenegro
2014
Details
China
Nanjing

Peru
2 – 1
South Korea

Iceland
4 – 0
Cape Verde

Team appearances

Team 2010 2014
  Bolivia 1st
  Cape Verde 4th
  Haiti 2nd
  Honduras 5th
  Iceland 3rd
  Montenegro 4th
  Peru 1st
  Singapore 3rd
  South Korea 2nd
  Vanuatu 5th6th
  Zimbabwe 6th

Girls

Summaries

YearHostGold medal gameBronze medal game
Gold medalistScoreSilver medalistBronze medalistScoreFourth place
2010 [3]
Details
Singapore
Singapore

Chile
1 – 1
5–3 (p)

Equatorial Guinea

Turkey
3 – 0
Iran
2014
Details
China
Nanjing

China PR
5 – 0
Venezuela

Mexico
3 – 1
Slovakia

Team appearances

Team 2010 2014
  Chile 1st
  China PR 1st
  Equatorial Guinea 2nd
  Iran 4th
  Mexico 3rd
  Namibia 6th
  Papua New Guinea 6th5th
  Slovakia 4th
  Trinidad and Tobago 5th
  Turkey 3rd
  Venezuela 2nd

Medal table

As of the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics.
RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Bolivia  (BOL)1001
  Brazil  (BRA)1001
  Chile  (CHI)1001
  China  (CHN)1001
  Peru  (PER)1001
  Portugal  (POR)1001
7  Equatorial Guinea  (GEQ)0101
  Haiti  (HAI)0101
  Japan  (JPN)0101
  Russia  (RUS)0101
  South Korea  (KOR)0101
  Venezuela  (VEN)0101
13  Egypt  (EGY)0011
  Iceland  (ISL)0011
  Mexico  (MEX)0011
  Singapore  (SIN)0011
  Spain  (ESP)0011
  Turkey  (TUR)0011
Totals (18 nations)66618

See also

References

  1. "FIFA executive vows to improve governance and boost female participation in football". FIFA.com. 25 September 2015.
  2. Boys' Youth Olympic Football Tournament Singapore 2010 FIFA.com
  3. Girls' Youth Olympic Football Tournament Singapore 2010 FIFA.com