England Under-19
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Nickname(s)Three Lions
AssociationThe Football Association
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coach Ian Foster
FIFA codeENG
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European Championship
Appearances46 (first in 1948)
Best resultWinners
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: (1948, 1963, 1964, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1980, 1993, 2017, 2022)

England national under-19 football team, also known as England under-19s or England U19(s), represents England in association football at under-19 age level and is controlled by the Football Association, the governing body for football in England. Primarily, it competes to qualify for the annual UEFA European Under-19 Championship.

The squad are currently coached by Ian Foster.[1]

Competition history

UEFA European Under-19 Championship

Year Round GP W D* L GS GA Squad
Norway 2002 Group stage 3 0 2 1 6 7 Squad
Liechtenstein 2003 Group stage 3 1 0 2 3 5 Squad
Switzerland 2004 Elite round
Northern Ireland 2005 Runners-up 5 2 2 1 9 8 Squad
Poland 2006 Elite round
Austria 2007
Czech Republic 2008 Group stage 3 1 1 1 3 2 Squad
Ukraine 2009 Runners-up 5 2 2 1 13 7 Squad
France 2010 Semi-finals 4 1 1 2 5 7 Squad
Romania 2011 Elite round
Estonia 2012 Semi-finals 4 2 1 1 6 5 Squad
Lithuania 2013 Elite round
Hungary 2014
Greece 2015
Germany 2016 Semi-finals 4 3 0 1 7 4 Squad
Georgia (country) 2017 Champions 5 5 0 0 10 2 Squad
Finland 2018 Group stage 4 1 1 2 4 11 Squad
Armenia 2019 Elite round
Northern Ireland 2020 Cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe
Romania 2021
Slovakia 2022 Champions 5 5 0 0 12 2 Squad
Total 11/19 45 23 10 12 78 60

2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship

Main article: 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship

Qualified teams for the final tournament

Main article: 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualification § Qualified teams

The following teams qualified for the final tournament of the 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship.

Note: All appearance statistics include only U-19 era (since 2002).

Team Method of qualification Appearance Last appearance Previous best performance
 Slovakia Hosts 2nd 2002 Third place (2002)
 Romania Elite round Group 4 winners 2nd 2011 Group Stage (2011)
 Italy Elite round Group 5 winners 8th 2019 Champions (2003)
 Israel Elite round Group 1 winners 2nd 2014 Group Stage (2014)
 France Elite round Group 2 winners 12th 2019 Champions (2005, 2010, 2016)
 England Elite round Group 3 winners 11th 2018 Champions (2017)
 Austria Elite round Group 7 winners 8th 2016 Semi-finals (2003, 2006, 2014)
 Serbia Elite round Group 6 winners 8th 2014 Champions (2013)

2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship - Final tournament

Main article: 2022 UEFA_European Under-19 Championship

Group stage

Main article: 2022 UEFA_European Under-19 Championship § Group stage

The final tournament schedule was announced on 28 April 2022.[2]

The group winners and runners-up advanced to the semi-finals and qualify for the 2023 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

All times are local CEST (UTC+2).

Group B

Main article: 2022 UEFA_European Under-19 Championship § Group B

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  England 3 3 0 0 7 0 +7 9 Knockout stage and 2023 FIFA U-20 World Cup
2  Israel 3 1 1 1 6 5 +1 4
3  Austria 3 1 0 2 5 8 −3 3 FIFA U-20 World Cup play-off
4  Serbia 3 0 1 2 4 9 −5 1
Source: UEFA
19 June 2022 (2022-06-19) England  2–0  Austria Štadión SNP, Banská Bystrica, Slovakia
20:00
  • Chukwuemeka 43'
  • Devine 65'
Report Attendance: 1,537
Referee: Manfredas Lukjančukas (Lithuania)
22 June 2022 (2022-06-22) England  4–0  Serbia Štadión SNP, Banská Bystrica, Slovakia
20:00
Report Attendance: 2,569
Referee: Morten Krogh (Denmark)
25 June 2022 (2022-06-25) Israel  0–1  England Mestský štadión, Žiar nad Hronom, Slovakia
20:00 Report
Attendance: 933
Referee: Goga Kikacheishvili (Georgia)

Knockout stage

Main article: 2022 UEFA_European Under-19 Championship § Knockout stage

Bracket

Main article: 2022 UEFA_European Under-19 Championship § Bracket

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
28 June – DAC Aréna
 
 
 France1
 
1 July – Anton Malatinský Stadium
 
 Israel2
 
 Israel1
 
28 June – NTC Senec
 
 England3
 
 England2
 
 
 Italy1
 

FIFA U-20 World Cup play-off

Main article: 2022 UEFA_European Under-19 Championship § FIFA U-20 World Cup play-off

Winners qualified for the 2023 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

Semi-finals

Main article: 2022 UEFA_European Under-19 Championship § Semi-finals

28 June 2022 (2022-06-28) England  2–1  Italy NTC Senec, Senec, Slovakia
17:00
Report Miretti 12' (pen.) Attendance: 897
Referee: Goga Kikacheishvili (Georgia)

Final

Main article: 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship § Final

1 July 2022 (2022-07-01) Israel  1–3 (a.e.t.)  England Anton Malatinský Stadium, Trnava, Slovakia
20:00
Report
Referee: António Nobre (Portugal)

Players

Current squad

See also: 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship squads § England

The following players were named in the squad for the 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship, and for the final match against  Israel on 1 July 2022.[3]

Names in bold denote players who have been capped by England in a higher age group.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
- 1GK Matthew Cox (2003-05-02) 2 May 2003 (age 19)[4] England Brentford
- 1GK Harvey Davies (2003-09-03) 3 September 2003 (age 18)[5] England Liverpool
- 1GK Teddy Sharman-Lowe (2003-03-30) 30 March 2003 (age 19) England Chelsea

- 2DF Luke Chambers (2004-06-24) 24 June 2004 (age 18)[6] England Liverpool
- 2DF Callum Doyle (2003-10-03) 3 October 2003 (age 18) England Manchester City
- 2DF Ronnie Edwards (2003-03-28) 28 March 2003 (age 19) England Peterborough United
- 2DF Bashir Humphreys (2003-03-15) 15 March 2003 (age 19)[7] England Chelsea
- 2DF Brooke Norton-Cuffy (2004-01-12) 12 January 2004 (age 18) England Arsenal
- 2DF Daniel Oyegoke (2003-01-03) 3 January 2003 (age 19)[8] England Brentford
- 2DF Jarell Quansah (2003-01-29) 29 January 2003 (age 19)[9] England Liverpool

- 3MF Carney Chukwuemeka (2003-10-20) 20 October 2003 (age 18) England Aston Villa
- 3MF Alfie Devine (2004-08-01) 1 August 2004 (age 17) England Tottenham Hotspur
- 3MF Tim Iroegbunam (2003-06-30) 30 June 2003 (age 19) England Aston Villa
- 3MF Aaron Ramsey (2003-01-21) 21 January 2003 (age 19) England Aston Villa
- 3MF Alex Scott (2003-08-21) 21 August 2003 (age 18) England Bristol City
- 3MF Harvey Vale (2003-09-11) 11 September 2003 (age 18) England Chelsea

- 4FW Jamie Bynoe-Gittens (2004-08-08) 8 August 2004 (age 17) Germany Borussia Dortmund
- 4FW Liam Delap (2003-02-08) 8 February 2003 (age 19) England Manchester City
- 4FW Samuel Iling-Junior (2003-10-04) 4 October 2003 (age 18) Italy Juventus
- 4FW Daniel Jebbison (2003-08-13) 13 August 2003 (age 18) England Sheffield United
- 4FW Dane Scarlett (2004-03-24) 24 March 2004 (age 18) England Tottenham Hotspur

Recent call-ups

The following players have previously been called up to the England under-19 squad and remain eligible.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Tobi Oluwayemi (2003-05-08) 8 May 2003 (age 19)[10] - - Scotland Celtic v.  Republic of Ireland,  Armenia,  Portugal, March 2022[11]
GK Filip Marschall (2003-04-24) 24 April 2003 (age 19)[12] - - England Aston Villa v.  France,  Mexico,  Belgium, October 2021[13]
GK Max Metcalfe (2003-01-28) 28 January 2003 (age 19)[14] - - England Middlesbrough Training Camp, May 2021[15]
GK Jed Ward (2003-05-20) 20 May 2003 (age 19) - - England Bristol Rovers Training Camp, May 2021[15]

DF James Norris (2003-04-04) 4 April 2003 (age 19) - - England Liverpool v.  Republic of Ireland,  Armenia,  Portugal, March 2022[16]
DF Jamal Baptiste (2003-11-11) 11 November 2003 (age 18) - - England West Ham United v.  Andorra,   Switzerland,  Sweden, November 2021[17]
DF Levi Colwill (2003-02-26) 26 February 2003 (age 19) - - England Chelsea v.  Andorra,   Switzerland,  Sweden, November 2021[17]
DF CJ Egan-Riley (2003-01-02) 2 January 2003 (age 19) - - England Manchester City v.  France,  Mexico,  Belgium, October 2021[13]
DF Will Fish (2003-02-17) 17 February 2003 (age 19) - - England Manchester United v.  France,  Mexico,  Belgium, October 2021[13]
DF Luke Mbete (2003-09-18) 18 September 2003 (age 18) - - England Manchester City v.  France,  Mexico,  Belgium, October 2021[13]
DF Reece Welch (2003-09-19) 19 September 2003 (age 18) - - England Everton v.  Italy,  Germany, September 2021[18]
DF Ethan Ingram (2003-04-16) 16 April 2003 (age 19) - - England West Bromwich Albion Training Camp, May 2021[15]
DF Zane Monlouis (2003-10-16) 16 October 2003 (age 18)[19] - - England Arsenal Training Camp, May 2021[15]
DF Imari Samuels (2003-02-05) 5 February 2003 (age 19)[20] - - England Reading Training Camp, May 2021[15]
DF Thierry Small (2004-08-01) 1 August 2004 (age 17) - - England Southampton Training Camp, May 2021[15]

MF James Balagizi (2003-09-20) 20 September 2003 (age 18) - - England Liverpool v.  Republic of Ireland,  Armenia,  Portugal, March 2022[16]
MF Xavier Simons (2003-02-20) 20 February 2003 (age 19) - - England Chelsea v.  Republic of Ireland,  Armenia,  Portugal, March 2022[21]
MF Omari Hutchinson (2003-10-29) 29 October 2003 (age 18) - - England Arsenal v.  Andorra,   Switzerland,  Sweden, November 2021[22]
MF Nile John (2003-03-06) 6 March 2003 (age 19) - - England Tottenham Hotspur v.  Andorra,   Switzerland,  Sweden, November 2021[17]
MF Charlie Webster (2004-01-31) 31 January 2004 (age 18) - - England Chelsea v.  Andorra,   Switzerland,  Sweden, November 2021[17]
MF Kaide Gordon (2004-10-05) 5 October 2004 (age 17) - - England Liverpool v.  France,  Mexico,  Belgium, October 2021[13]
MF Charlie Patino (2003-10-17) 17 October 2003 (age 18) - - England Arsenal v.  France,  Mexico,  Belgium, October 2021[13]
MF Tobias Collyer (2004-01-03) 3 January 2004 (age 18)[23] - - England Manchester United Training Camp, May 2021[15]
MF Joe Haigh (2003-03-16) 16 March 2003 (age 19)[24] - - England Chelsea Training Camp, May 2021[15]
MF Rico Richards (2003-09-27) 27 September 2003 (age 18) - - England West Bromwich Albion Training Camp, May 2021[15]
MF Harvey Elliott (2003-04-04) 4 April 2003 (age 19) - - England Liverpool Training Camp, March 2021[25]

FW Samuel Edozie (2003-01-28) 28 January 2003 (age 19) - - England Manchester City v.  Republic of Ireland,  Armenia,  Portugal, March 2022[11]
FW Shola Shoretire (2004-02-02) 2 February 2004 (age 18) - - England Manchester United v.  Andorra,   Switzerland,  Sweden, November 2021[17]
FW Jude Soonsup-Bell (2004-01-10) 10 January 2004 (age 18) - - England Chelsea v.  Andorra,   Switzerland,  Sweden, November 2021[17]
FW Lewis Dobbin (2003-01-03) 3 January 2003 (age 19) - - England Everton v.  France,  Mexico,  Belgium, October 2021[13]
FW Kwadwo Baah (2003-01-27) 27 January 2003 (age 19) - - England Watford Training Camp, May 2021[15]
FW Amadou Diallo (2003-02-15) 15 February 2003 (age 19)[26] - - England West Ham United Training Camp, May 2021[15]
FW Joe Hugill (2003-10-19) 19 October 2003 (age 18) - - England Manchester United Training Camp, May 2021[15]
FW Charlie McNeill (2003-09-09) 9 September 2003 (age 18) - - England Manchester United Training Camp, May 2021[27]


Honours

Notes

  1. ^ All tournaments prior to 2002 were contested by the under-18 team.

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