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South Korea national under-17 football team

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Korea Republic U-17
Nickname(s)Taegeuk Warriors
The Red Devils
The Reds
AssociationKorea Football Association (KFA)
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationEAFF (East Asia)
Head coachByun Sung-hwan
FIFA codeKOR
First colours
Second colours
First international
 South Korea 1–0 Bahrain 
(Doha, Qatar; 15 September 1984)
Biggest win
 South Korea 23–0 Northern Mariana Islands 
(Qingdao, China; 3 September 2023)
Biggest defeat
 South Korea 1–6 Saudi Arabia 
(Bangkok, Thailand; 7 November 1988)
 South Korea 1–6 United States 
(Lahti, Finland; 14 August 2003)
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances7 (first in 1987)
Best resultQuarter-finals (1987, 2009, 2019)
AFC U-17 Asian Cup
Appearances15 (first in 1986)
Best resultChampions (1986, 2002)

The South Korea national under-17 football team represents South Korea in youth international football completion. They have attended both the FIFA U-17 World Cup and the AFC U-17 Asian Cup. They hosted the 2007 edition on their home ground.

Competitive record[change | change source]

  Champions0   Runners-up0   Third place0 Template:Legend-inlineTournament played on home soil

FIFA U-17 World Cup[change | change source]

FIFA U-17 World Cup record
Year Round Pld W D L GF GA Squad
China 1985 Did not qualify
Canada 1987 Quarter-finals 4 1 1 2 5 6 Squad
Scotland 1989 Did not qualify
Italy 1991
Japan 1993
Ecuador 1995
Egypt 1997
New Zealand 1999
Trinidad and Tobago 2001
Finland 2003 Group stage 3 1 0 2 6 11 Squad
Peru 2005 Did not qualify
South Korea 2007 Group stage 3 1 0 2 2 4 Squad
Nigeria 2009 Quarter-finals 5 2 1 2 8 7 Squad
Mexico 2011 Did not qualify
United Arab Emirates 2013
Chile 2015 Round of 16 4 2 1 1 2 2 Squad
India 2017 Did not qualify
Brazil 2019 Quarter-finals 5 3 0 2 6 6 Squad
Indonesia 2023 Group stage 3 0 0 3 2 6 Squad
Qatar 2025 To be determined
Total Quarter-finals 27 10 3 14 31 42 7/20

AFC U-17 Asian Cup[change | change source]

AFC U-17 Asian Cup record Qualification record[1]
Year Round Pld W D L GF GA GP W D L GF GA
Qatar 1985 Did not qualify 3 1 0 2 2 6
Qatar 1986 Champions 5 2 3 0 6 0 2 2 0 0 4 0
Thailand 1988 Group stage 4 2 0 2 10 9 3 2 1 0 19 2
United Arab Emirates 1990 Group stage 2 0 1 1 1 4 3 2 1 0 5 2
Saudi Arabia 1992 Did not qualify 3 0 1 2 2 7
Qatar 1994 Group stage 4 1 1 2 2 6 2 1 1 0 13 2
Thailand 1996 Group stage 4 1 1 2 7 8 3 3 0 0 15 2
Qatar 1998 Fourth place 6 3 0 3 10 13 2 1 1 0 6 0
Vietnam 2000 Did not qualify 3 2 1 0 30 2
United Arab Emirates 2002 Champions 6 4 2 0 17 5 3 3 0 0 25 1
Japan 2004 Quarter-finals 4 3 0 1 12 1 2 2 0 0 28 0
Singapore 2006 Quarter-finals 4 2 0 2 7 5 3 2 1 0 16 1
Uzbekistan 2008 Runners-up 6 4 1 1 21 6 4 3 0 1 28 5
Uzbekistan 2010 Did not qualify 5 1 3 1 17 7
Iran 2012 Quarter-finals 4 3 1 0 8 2 5 3 2 0 23 3
Thailand 2014 Runners-up 6 5 0 1 16 4 4 3 0 1 26 3
India 2016 Group stage 3 1 1 1 4 2 3 3 0 0 27 0
Malaysia 2018 Semi-finals 5 4 1 0 14 1 3 3 0 0 13 0
Bahrain 2020 Cancelled 3 3 0 0 13 0
Thailand 2023 Runners-up 6 4 0 2 15 7 2 1 0 1 12 3
Total 2 titles 69 39 12 18 150 73 61 41 12 8 324 46

Other competitions[change | change source]

Competition Round Pld W D L GF GA
China 2014 Summer Youth Olympics Silver medalists 4 2 1 1 16 3
China 2018 EAFF U-15 Championship 5 5 0 0 42 0
China 2023 EAFF U-15 Championship Third place 6 4 1 1 43 5

References[change | change source]

  1. "Asian U-16/U-17 Championships". RSSSF. 2018-10-11. Retrieved 2021-01-31.