Italy national under-21 football team

National football team of the Men

The Italy national under-21 football team is the national under-21 football team of Italy. They are the most successful team in the UEFA European Under-21 Championship (with 5 titles).

Andrea Pirlo has made the most appearances for the team, with 46, and Alberto Gilardino is the top scorer, with 19 goals.

UEFA U-23 Championship RecordEdit

  • 1972: Did not qualify. Finished 2nd of 3 in qualification group.
  • 1974: Losing quarter-finalists.
  • 1976: Did not qualify. Finished 2nd of 3 in qualification group.


UEFA U-21 Championship RecordEdit

Year Round
  1978 Quarter-Finals
  1980 Quarter-Finals
  1982 Quarter-Finals
  1984 Semi-finals
  1986 Runners-up
  1988 Quarter-Finals
  1990 Semi-finals
  1992 Winners
  1994 Winners
  1996 Winners
  1998 Did not qualify
  2000 Winners
  2002 Semi-finals
  2004 Winners
  2006 Group stage
  2007 Group stage
  2009 Semi-finals
  2011 Did not qualify
  2013 Runners-up
  2015 Group stage
  2017 Semi-finals
  2019 Group stage
*Red border color indicates tournament was held on home soil.

Olympics football RecordEdit

Olympic medal record
Men's Football
  2004 Athens

Since 1992 Olympics football changed to U-23 event, and the European U-21 teams, technically is a U-23 teams. The winner, runner-up and third place of UEFA U-21 Championship qualify for Olympics.

CoachesEdit

As of 6 July 2016

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