England national under-21 football team

under-21 association football team representing England

The England national under-21 football team is one of the youth teams of England’s national football team.

The team is for English players that are 21 years of age or younger. It is also possible for older players to be eligible because FIFA allows 3 or 5 over-aged players maximum.

Gareth Southgate is their current coach.

Competitive RecordEdit

UEFA European Under-21 Championship record
Year Round Position Pld W D * L GF GA
  1978 Semi-Finals 4th of 8 4 1 2 1 4 4
  1980 Semi-Finals 3rd of 8 4 1 1 2 4 4
  1982 Champions 1st of 8 6 3 2 1 11 8
  1984 Champions 1st of 8 6 5 0 1 13 3
  1986 Semi-Finals 4th of 8 4 1 2 1 3 4
  1988 Semi-Finals 3rd of 8 4 2 1 1 6 6
  1990 Did not qualify
  1992 Did not qualify
  1994 Did not qualify
  1996 Did not qualify
  1998 Did not qualify
  2000 Group Stage 5th of 8 3 1 0 2 6 4
  2002 Group Stage 7th of 8 3 1 0 2 4 6
  2004 Did not qualify
  2006 Did not qualify
  2007 Semi-Finals 3rd of 8 4 1 3 0 5 3
  2009 Runners-Up 2nd of 8 5 2 3 0 8 9
  2011 Group Stage 7th of 8 3 0 2 1 2 3
  2013 Group Stage 7th of 8 3 0 0 3 1 5
  2015 Group Stage 7th of 8 3 1 0 2 2 4
  2017 Semi-Finals 3rd of 12 4 2 2 0 7 3
    2019 Group Stage 9th of 12 3 0 1 2 6 9
Total 2 titles 15/22 59 21 19 19 82 75