Greece Under-20
Nickname(s)Εθνική Ελπίδων
("National team of Hopes")
AssociationHellenic Football Federation
Head coachAntonis Nikopolidis
CaptainStathis Lamprou
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Second colours

The Greece national under-20 football team is the national under-20 football team of Greece and is controlled by the Hellenic Football Federation, the governing body for football in Greece. The team competes in the FIFA U-20 World Cup, which is held every two years. To qualify for this tournament (which is held in odd years), the team must finish in the top six of the UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship from the previous year.

Competitive record

FIFA World Youth Championship/U-20 World Cup Record

Year Result GP W D* L GS GA
Tunisia 1977 Did Not Qualify
Japan 1979
Australia 1981
Mexico 1983
Soviet Union 1985
Chile 1987
Saudi Arabia 1989
Portugal 1991
Australia 1993
Qatar 1995
Malaysia 1997
Nigeria 1999
Argentina 2001
United Arab Emirates 2003
Netherlands 2005
Canada 2007
Egypt 2009
Colombia 2011
Turkey 2013 Round of 16 4 1 2 1 4 5
New Zealand 2015 Did Not Qualify
South Korea 2017
Poland 2019
Indonesia 2021
Total 1/23 4 1 2 1 4 5

Players

Current squad

Caps and goals correct as of: 11 January 2018, after the friendly match against Slovakia.[1]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Giannis Angelopoulos (1998-04-03) 3 April 1998 (age 23) 1 0 Cyprus Pafos
12 1GK Konstantinos Kapetanos (1998-01-12) 12 January 1998 (age 23) 1 0 Cyprus Akritas Chlorakas

2 2DF Konstantinos Valmas (1998-03-12) 12 March 1998 (age 23) 2 0 Greece Panathinaikos
3 2DF Antonis Fouasis (1998-06-13) 13 June 1998 (age 23) 2 0 Greece Kalamata
4 2DF Konstantinos Dimitriou (1999-06-30) 30 June 1999 (age 22) 2 0 Switzerland Basel
5 2DF Christos Zervopoulos (1999-01-11) 11 January 1999 (age 22) 2 0 Greece Panathinaikos
14 2DF Georgios Zisis (1999-04-23) 23 April 1999 (age 22) 2 0 Greece Aiginiakos
17 2DF Alexandros Parras (1998-05-12) 12 May 1998 (age 23) 0 0 Greece Panetolikos
2DF Giorgos Giannoutsos (1998-07-16) 16 July 1998 (age 23) 0 0 Greece AEK Athens

6 3MF Stathis Lamprou (Captain) (1998-09-20) 20 September 1998 (age 22) 2 0 Greece Aittitos Spata
8 3MF Theodoros Mingos (1998-02-06) 6 February 1998 (age 23) 2 1 Cyprus Olympiakos Nicosia
10 3MF Giannis Bouzoukis (1998-03-27) 27 March 1998 (age 23) 2 0 Greece Panathinaikos
18 3MF Giorgos Moustakopoulos (1998-08-13) 13 August 1998 (age 22) 2 0 Greece Panachaiki
19 3MF Konstantinos Chatzidimpas (1999-05-12) 12 May 1999 (age 22) 2 0 Greece Ergotelis
23 3MF Giorgos Xenitidis (1999-09-04) 4 September 1999 (age 21) 2 0 Greece Olympiacos

7 4FW Georgios Tzovaras (1999-11-03) 3 November 1999 (age 21) 2 0 Greece PAOK
9 4FW Nikos Sampanidis (1998-11-02) 2 November 1998 (age 22) 2 0 Greece Doxa Drama
11 4FW Giannis Bastianos (1998-04-29) 29 April 1998 (age 23) 2 1 Greece Asteras Tripolis
20 4FW Vangelis Pavlidis (1998-11-21) 21 November 1998 (age 22) 2 0 Germany Borussia Dortmund II
21 4FW Thanasis Kostanasios (1999-01-11) 11 January 1999 (age 22) 2 0 Greece Olympiacos
22 4FW Georgios Daviotis (1998-06-29) 29 June 1998 (age 23) 2 0 Greece Atromitos

Former squads

See also

References

  1. ^ Ελλάδα-Σλοβακία 1-0 (in Greek). EPO. 11 January 2018. Retrieved 11 January 2018.