|Association||Scottish Football Association|
|Head coach||Scot Gemmill (2017)|
|FIFA U-20 World Cup|
|Appearances||3 (first in 1983 )|
|Best result||Quarter-finals (1983 and 1987)|
The Scotland national under-20 football team, controlled by the Scottish Football Association, is Scotland's national under 20 football team and is considered to be a feeder team for the Scotland national football team. The team represents Scotland in international Under 20 competitions such as the FIFA U-20 World Cup.
The Scottish Football Association, is the governing body of football in Scotland and has the ultimate responsibility for the control and development of football in Scotland. Members of the SFA include clubs in Scotland, affiliated national associations as well as local associations. It was formed in 1873, making it the second oldest national football association in the world. It is not to be confused with the "Scottish Football Union", which is the name that the SRU was known by until the 1920s.
Scotland is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain, with a border with England to the southeast, and is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west, the North Sea to the northeast, the Irish Sea to the south, and more than 790 islands, including the Northern Isles and the Hebrides.
The Scotland national football team represents Scotland in international football and is controlled by the Scottish Football Association. It competes in the three major professional tournaments, the FIFA World Cup, UEFA Nations League and the UEFA European Championship. Scotland, as a constituent country of the United Kingdom, is not a member of the International Olympic Committee and therefore the national team does not compete in the Olympic Games. The majority of Scotland's home matches are played at the national stadium, Hampden Park.
Scotland reached the quarter-finals of the World Youth Championship on two occasions: in 1983, where they lost to eventual winners Poland; and in 1987, when tournament runners-up West Germany won on penalties. The team last played in a competitive tournament in the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup, which Scotland qualified for by finishing second in the 2006 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship
The FIFA U-20 World Cup is the biennial football world championship for male players under the age of 20, organised by FIFA. The competition has been staged every two years since the first tournament in 1977 held in Tunisia. Until 2005 it was known as the FIFA World Youth Championship.
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An under-20 team selected for the 2017 Toulon Tournament, in which Scotland finished in third place.
The 2017 Toulon Tournament was the 45th edition of the Toulon Tournament. The tournament was named after Maurice Revello, who started the tournament in 1967 and died in 2016. It was held in the region of Provence from 29 May to 10 June 2017. The 2017 edition was the first to feature 12 teams.
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The following squad was selected for a friendly match with Turkey under-20s in November 2018.
|No.||Pos.||Player||Date of birth (age)||Caps||Goals||Club|
|GK||Cammy Gill||7 April 1998|
|GK||Robby McCrorie||18 March 1998|
|DF||George Johnston||1 September 1998|
|DF||Ross McCrorie||18 March 1998|
|DF||Tom McIntyre||6 November 1998|
|DF||Calvin Miller||9 January 1998|
|DF||Ryan Porteous||25 March 1999|
|DF||Iain Wilson||15 December 1998|
|MF||Lewis Ferguson||24 August 1999|
|MF||Michael Johnston||19 April 1999|
|MF||Callumn Morrison||5 July 1999|
|MF||Harvey St Clair||13 October 1998|
|MF||David Turnbull||10 July 1999|
|FW||Bruce Anderson||23 September 1998|
|FW||Ben House||5 July 1999|
|FW||Connor McLennan||5 October 1999|
|FW||Fraser Preston||5 March 1999|
|FW||Oli Shaw||12 March 1998|
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