England national under-20 football team

national under-20 association football team representing England

The England national under-20 football team, also known as England Under-20s or England U20(s), are the under-20s of England. It is currently controlled by the FA. The team is coached by Lee Carsley.[1]

England Under-20
Nickname(s)The Three Lions
AssociationThe Football Association
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachLee Carsley
FIFA codeENG
First colours
Second colours
FIFA U-20 World Cup
Appearances11 (first in 1981)
Best resultChampions, 2017

MatchesEdit

2017–18 Under 20 Elite LeagueEdit

31 August 2017 England   3–0   Netherlands New Bucks Head, Telford
20:00 Edwards   27'
Mavididi   70'
Johnson   75'
Report Attendance: 2,321
Referee: Daniel Schlager (Germany)
4 September 2017 Switzerland    0–0   England Stadion Schützenwiese, Winterthur
18:00 Report Referee: Maurizio Mariani (Italy)
5 October 2017 Italy   1–5   England Stadio Città di Gorgonzola, Gorgonzola
18:00 Panico   14' Report Buckley-Ricketts   4'34'
Edwards   21'
Suliman   63'
Ugbo   67' (pen.)
Referee: João Capela (Portugal)
10 October 2017 England   4–0   Czech Republic St George's Park, Burton upon Trent
Johnson   17'
Mavididi   25' (pen.)75'
Barnes   36'
Report Referee: Łukasz Szczech (Poland)
14 November 2017 Germany   2–1   England Stadion Zwickau, Zwickau
Eggestein   10'32' Report Barnes   86' Attendance: 3,720
Referee: Marco Di Bello (Italy)
22 March 2018 Poland   0–1   England Stadion Miejski, Bielsko-Biała
19:00 Report Wan-Bissaka   52'   76'
Davis   87'
Attendance: 13,745
Referee: Maurizio Mariani (Italy)
27 March 2018 England   3–0   Portugal Academy Stadium, Manchester
20:00 Willock   15'
Davis   41' (pen.)
Suliman   66'
Report Attendance: 841
Referee: Siemen Mulder (Netherlands)

2018–19 Under 20 Elite LeagueEdit

6 September 2018 England   2–0    Switzerland
10 September 2018 Netherlands   3–1   England
11 October 2018 England   2–1   Italy
15 October 2018 Czech Republic   1–1   England
19 November 2018 England   2–1   Germany
21 March 2019 England   1–3   Poland
25 March 2019 Portugal   1–0   England

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

Players born between September 2000 and August 2001 are second-year graduates of the English academy system, players born between September 2000 and August 2001 are first-year graduates. Players born after 1 January 2002 remain eligible to play for England under-19s.

The following players were named in the squad for a training camp in November 2020.[2]

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

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club


- 1GK Luca Ashby-Hammond (2001-03-25) 25 March 2001 (age 20)[3]   Fulham
- 1GK Josh Griffiths (2001-09-05) 5 September 2001 (age 19)   Cheltenham Town (on loan from West Bromwich Albion)
- 1GK Carl Rushworth (2001-07-02) 2 July 2001 (age 20)[4]   Brighton & Hove Albion
- 1GK George Wickens (2001-11-08) 8 November 2001 (age 19)[5]   Fulham

- 2DF Vontae Daley-Campbell (2001-04-02) 2 April 2001 (age 20)[6]   Leicester City
- 2DF Taylor Harwood-Bellis (2002-01-30) 30 January 2002 (age 19)   Blackburn Rovers (on loan from Manchester City)
- 2DF Nohan Kenneh (2003-01-10) 10 January 2003 (age 18)[7]   Leeds United
- 2DF Henry Lawrence (2001-09-21) 21 September 2001 (age 19)[8]   Chelsea
- 2DF Nathanael Ogbeta (2001-04-28) 28 April 2001 (age 20)   Shrewsbury Town
- 2DF Luke Thomas (2001-06-10) 10 June 2001 (age 20)   Leicester City
- 2DF Nathan Wood (2002-05-31) 31 May 2002 (age 19)   Crewe Alexandra (on loan from Middlesbrough)

- 3MF Tino Anjorin (2001-11-23) 23 November 2001 (age 19)   Chelsea
- 3MF Tommy Doyle (2001-10-17) 17 October 2001 (age 19)   Manchester City
- 3MF James Garner (2001-03-13) 13 March 2001 (age 20)   Nottingham Forest (on loan from Manchester United)
- 3MF Anthony Gordon (2001-02-24) 24 February 2001 (age 20)   Preston North End (on loan from Everton)
- 3MF Valentino Livramento (2002-11-12) 12 November 2002 (age 18)[9]   Chelsea
- 3MF Marcel Lewis (2001-09-30) 30 September 2001 (age 19)[10]   Chelsea
- 3MF Jacob Ramsey (2001-05-28) 28 May 2001 (age 20)   Aston Villa
- 3MF Morgan Whittaker (2001-01-07) 7 January 2001 (age 20)   Swansea City

- 4FW Folarin Balogun (2001-07-03) 3 July 2001 (age 20)   Arsenal
- 4FW Rico Richards (2003-09-27) 27 September 2003 (age 17)[11]   West Bromwich Albion
- 4FW Louie Sibley (2001-09-13) 13 September 2001 (age 19)   Derby County
- 4FW Ellis Simms (2001-01-05) 5 January 2001 (age 20)   Blackpool (on loan from Everton)
- 4FW Harvey White (2001-09-19) 19 September 2001 (age 19)   Portsmouth (on loan from Tottenham Hotspur)

Recent call-upsEdit

The following players have previously been called up to the England under-20 squad in the last 12 months and remain eligible.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Marcus Dewhurst (2001-03-20) 20 March 2001 (age 20)[12] - -   Sheffield United v. Wales, 13 October 2020[13]

DF Aji Alese (2001-01-17) 17 January 2001 (age 20) - -   Cambridge United (on loan from West Ham United) v. Wales, 13 October 2020[13]
DF Lee Buchanan (2001-03-07) 7 March 2001 (age 20) - -   Derby County v. Wales, 13 October 2020[13]
DF Cody Drameh (2001-12-08) 8 December 2001 (age 19)[14] - -   Leeds United Training Camp, November 2020[2]
DF Rhys Williams (2001-02-03) 3 February 2001 (age 20) - -   Liverpool v. Wales, 13 October 2020 SEN[13]

MF Xavier Amaechi (2001-01-05) 5 January 2001 (age 20) - -   Karlsruher SC (on loan from Hamburger SV) v. Wales, 13 October 2020[13]
MF Paris Maghoma (2001-05-08) 8 May 2001 (age 20)[15] - -   Brentford v. Wales, 13 October 2020[13]

FW Bobby Duncan (2001-06-26) 26 June 2001 (age 20)[16] - -   Derby County v. Wales, 13 October 2020[13]
FW Tyreece John-Jules (2001-02-14) 14 February 2001 (age 20) - -   Doncaster Rovers (on loan from Arsenal) v. Wales, 13 October 2020[13]
  • SEN Player withdrew from the squad due to a call-up to the under-21 team.

Tournament historyEdit

FIFA U-20 World CupEdit

Year Round GP W D* L GS GA Squad
  1977 Did not qualify
  1979 Did not qualify
  1981 Fourth place 6 2 2 2 9 7 Squad
  1983 Did not qualify
  1985 Group stage 3 0 1 2 2 5 Squad
  1987 Did not qualify
  1989 Did not qualify
  1991 Group stage 3 0 2 1 3 4 Squad
  1993 Third place 6 3 2 1 6 4 Squad
  1995 Did not qualify
  1997 Round of 16 4 3 0 1 9 3 Squad
  1999 Group stage 3 0 0 3 0 4 Squad
  2001 Did not qualify
  2003 Group stage 3 0 1 2 0 2 Squad
  2005 Did not qualify
  2007 Did not qualify
  2009 Group stage 3 0 1 2 1 6 Squad
  2011[17] Round of 16 4 0 3 1 0 1 Squad
  2013 Group stage 3 0 2 1 3 5 Squad
  2015 Did not qualify
  2017 Champions 7 6 1 0 12 3 Squad
  2019 Did not qualify
  2021 Qualified
Total[18] 11/22 45 14 15 16 45 44

ReferencesEdit

  1. "THE COACHING STAFF FOR OUR ENGLAND TEAMS DURING THE 2020-21 SEASON HAS BEEN CONFIRMED". 24 September 2020. Retrieved 24 September 2020.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "THREE ENGLAND MEN'S DEVELOPMENT SQUADS WILL MEET FOR TRAINING CAMPS IN NOVEMBER". The Football Association. 6 November 2020. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  3. "Luca Ashby-Hammond". Fulham F.C. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  4. "Carl Rushworth". Premier League. Retrieved 10 November 2019.
  5. "George Wickens". Fulham F.C. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  6. "Vontate Daley-Campbell". Soccerbase. Retrieved 1 December 2020.
  7. "Nohan Kenneh". Soccerbase. Retrieved 1 December 2020.
  8. "Henry Lawrence". Chelsea F.C. Retrieved 6 October 2019.
  9. "Tino Livramento". Chelsea F.C. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  10. "Marcel Lewis". Chelsea F.C. Archived from the original on 4 August 2020. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  11. "Rico Richards". West Bromwich Albion F.C. Retrieved 1 December 2020.
  12. "Marcus Dewhurst". UEFA. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 13.3 13.4 13.5 13.6 13.7 "NEW ENGLAND MU20S COACH LEE CARSLEY SELECTS HIS SQUAD FOR OCTOBER'S GAME WITH WALES". The Football Association. 2 October 2020. Retrieved 5 October 2020.
  14. "Cody Drameh". Soccerbase. Retrieved 5 October 2020.
  15. "Paris Maghoma - Midfielder - Brentford B - Brentford FC". Brentford F.C. Retrieved 23 July 2020.
  16. "Bobby Duncan". Soccerbase. Retrieved 6 October 2019.
  17. "FIFA U-20 World Cup – Previous Tournaments". FIFA.com. Retrieved 18 August 2013.
  18. "FIFA U-20 World Cup: England". FIFA.com. 1 July 2013. Retrieved 18 August 2013.

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