Wales national under-17 football team

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Wales Under-17
Nickname(s) Young Dragons
Association Football Association of Wales
Head coachRichard Williams
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World Cup
AppearancesNone (first in - )
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European Championship
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The Wales national under-17 football team is the national under-17 football team of Wales and is controlled by the Football Association of Wales. The team competes in the UEFA European Under-17 Championship held every year.

Competitive record

FIFA Under-17 World Cup

UEFA Under-16 Championships

UEFA Under-17 Championships

Latest squad

Players born on or after 1 January 2006 are eligible for the 2023 UEFA European Under-17 Championship.

Under-17 squad called up for the friendly matches against France on 28 and 30 September 2022. [1]

NameClub
Alfie Tuck Flag of England.svg Queens Park Rangers
Brayden Clarke Flag of England.svg Wolverhampton Wanderers
Callum Hardy Flag of England.svg Crewe Alexandra
Charlie Crew Flag of England.svg Leeds United
Dylan Lawlor Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Cardiff City INJ
Matthew Senior Flag of England.svg Crewe Alexandra
Elliot Miles Flag of England.svg Norwich City
Ewan Griffiths Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Swansea City
Freddie Isaaka Flag of England.svg Plymouth Argyle
Gabriele Blancheri Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Cardiff City
Jacob Cook Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Swansea City
Jaiden Owen Flag of England.svg Norwich City
Joe Andrews Flag of England.svg Southampton
Joe Belmont Flag of England.svg Liverpool
Joe Hatch Flag of England.svg Plymouth Argyle
Luey Giles Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Cardiff City
Luke Armstrong Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Cardiff City
Oliver Bostock Flag of England.svg West Bromwich Albion
Rhys Thomas Flag of England.svg Manchester City
Sam Parker Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Swansea City
Troy Perrett Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Cardiff City

Results and fixtures

2016 UEFA Under-17 Championship Qualification Round

Wales hosted the qualification round games for their group on 22, 24 and 27 October 2015. [2] Wales qualified for the Elite Round as one of the five best third-placed teams from the Qualification Round.

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsQualification
1Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands 3201103+76 [lower-alpha 1] Elite round
2Flag of Switzerland.svg   Switzerland 32014406 [lower-alpha 1]
3Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales (H)31113304
4Flag of Albania.svg  Albania 30121871
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers
(H) Host
Notes:
  1. 1 2 Ranked by head-to-head record (Netherlands: 3 pts; Switzerland: 0 pts).
Netherlands  Flag of the Netherlands.svg1–2Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Nunnely Soccerball shade.svg40+1' Report Cooper Soccerball shade.svg4', 71'
Dragon Park, Newport
Referee: Alexandr Aliyev (Kazakhstan)

Switzerland   Flag of Switzerland.svg1–0Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Zeqiri Soccerball shade.svg57' Report
Dragon Park, Newport
Referee: Thoroddur Hjaltalin (Iceland)

Wales  Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg1–1Flag of Albania.svg  Albania
Evans Soccerball shade.svg42' Report Kastrati Soccerball shade.svg39'
Dragon Park, Newport
Referee: Thoroddur Hjaltalin (Iceland)

2016 UEFA Under-17 Championship Elite Round

For the Elite Round, Wales were drawn against Portugal, Croatia and Sweden. Croatia will act as group hosts. Fifteen teams will qualify from the Elite Round; the eight group winners and seven second-placed teams with the best record against the first and third-placed teams in their groups. The Elite Round qualifiers will join hosts Azerbaijan in the final tournament.

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsQualification
1Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal 330072+59 Final tournament
2Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 32013306
3Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales 31022203
4Flag of Croatia.svg  Croatia (H)30033850
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers
(H) Host
Croatia  Flag of Croatia.svg0–2Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Report Woodburn Soccerball shade.svg16'
Cullen Soccerball shade.svg45'
Stadion Valbruna, Rovinj
Referee: Juri Frischer (Estonia)

Portugal  Flag of Portugal.svg1–0Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Gomes Soccerball shade.svg40' Report
Stadion Veruda, Pula
Referee: Filip Glova (Slovakia)

Wales  Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg0–1Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Report Isak Soccerball shade.svg69'
Stadion Valbruna, Rovinj
Referee: Filip Glova (Slovakia)

2017 UEFA Under-17 Championship Qualification Round

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsQualification
1Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 330080+89 Elite round
2Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal (H)320171+66
3Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales 31023303
4Flag of Malta.svg  Malta 3003014140
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers
(H) Host
Wales  Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg0–2Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal
Report Camacho Soccerball shade.svg13' (pen.)
Rodrigues Soccerball shade.svg36'

Scotland  Flag of Scotland.svg1–0Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Ross Soccerball shade.svg80+1' Report
Estádio Municipal Carlos Duarte, Pampilhosa
Referee: Alexandre Boucaut (Belgium)

Malta  Flag of Malta.svg0–3Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Report Thorpe Soccerball shade.svg9'
Vale Soccerball shade.svg58'
Oddy Soccerball shade.svg70'

Friendlies

Wales  Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg0–1Flag of Greece.svg  Greece
Report Athanasios Soccerball shade.svg9'

Wales  Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg1–0Flag of Greece.svg  Greece
Edwards Soccerball shade.svg9' Report

Slovenia  Flag of Slovenia.svg0–3Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Report Roberts Soccerball shade.svg34'
Cullen Soccerball shade.svg46'
Zaletel Soccerball shade.svg53' (o.g.)

Slovenia  Flag of Slovenia.svg1–0Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Medved Soccerball shade.svg14' Report

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