Scotland women's national under-17 football team

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Scotland Women's U-17
Association Scottish Football Association
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Pauline MacDonald [1]
FIFA code SCO
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The Scotland women's national under-17 football team, also known as Scotland under-17s or Scotland U17(s), represents Scotland in association football at an under-17 age level and is controlled by the Scottish Football Association, the governing body for football in Scotland.

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The team qualified for the 2014 UEFA Women's Under-17 Championship in England following a 2-0 defeat of Finland in the qualifying stage held in Hungary in October 2013. [2] [3] For the European tournament, to be played in November and December 2013, they were drawn in Group B with Germany, Spain and France. [4]

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References

  1. "MacDonald turns attention to Elite Round after qualification success". Scottish Football Association. 15 October 2018. Retrieved 22 November 2018.
  2. "Scotland qualify for WU17 finals". www.scottishfa.co.uk. Retrieved 25 October 2013.
  3. "Scotland Women's Under 17". www.uefa.com. Retrieved 25 October 2013.
  4. "Hosts England face debutants". www.uefa.com. Retrieved 25 October 2013.