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Norway national under-20 football team

Norway Under-20
Nickname(s)U20-landslaget
AssociationFootball Association of Norway
(Norges Fotballforbund)
Head coachPål Arne Johansen
Most capsStig Inge Bjørnebye, Roger Nilsen, Tore Pedersen, Bjørn Johansen, Lars Bohinen, Øyvind Valvatne Mellemstrand (6)[1]
Top scorerErling Haaland (11)
First colours
Second colours
First international
 Portugal 3–0 Norway 
(Lisboa, Portugal; 26 January 1989)
Biggest win
 Norway 12–0 Honduras 
(Lublin, Poland; 30 May 2019)
Biggest defeat
 Portugal 3–0 Norway 
(Lisboa, Portugal; 26 January 1989)
 Norway 0–3 Mexico 
(Adelaide, Australia; 7 March 1989)
 Portugal 3–0 Norway 
(Madeira, Portugal; 7 March 2003)
FIFA U-20 World Cup
Appearances3 (first in 1989)
Best resultGroup stage (1989, 1993, 2019)

The Norway national under-20 football team, controlled by the Football Association of Norway, is the national football team of Norway for players of 20 years of age or under at the start of a FIFA U-20 World Cup campaign. It competes for Norway if they qualify for the FIFA U-20 World Cup through the UEFA European Under-19 Championship.

Competitive record

FIFA 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 Group stage 3 1 0 2 4 5
Portugal 1991 Did not qualify
Australia 1993 Group stage 3 0 1 2 0 5
Qatar 1995 Did not qualify
Malaysia 1997
Nigeria 1999
Argentina 2001
United Arab Emirates 2003
Netherlands 2005
Canada 2007
Egypt 2009
Colombia 2011
Turkey 2013
New Zealand 2015
South Korea 2017
Poland 2019 Group Stage 3 1 0 2 13 5
Indonesia 2021 To be determined
Total 3/23 9 2 1 6 17 15

Current squad

The squad for the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup. Caps as of 30 May 2019.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Markus Olsen Pettersen (1999-02-12)12 February 1999 (aged 20) 0 0 Norway Nest-Sotra
12 1GK Julian Faye Lund (1999-05-20)20 May 1999 (aged 20) 5 0 Norway Mjøndalen
13 1GK Erik Arnebrott (1999-04-28)28 April 1999 (aged 20) 0 0 Norway Viking

2 2DF Christian Borchgrevink (1999-05-11)11 May 1999 (aged 20) 5 1 Norway Notodden
3 2DF John Kitolano (1999-10-18)18 October 1999 (aged 19) 3 0 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
4 2DF Lars Ranger (1999-03-12)12 March 1999 (aged 20) 2 0 Norway Ullensaker/Kisa
5 2DF Leo Skiri Østigård (1999-11-28)28 November 1999 (aged 19) 5 2 England Brighton & Hove Albion
14 2DF Ulrik Fredriksen (1999-06-17)17 June 1999 (aged 19) 5 0 Norway Sogndal
15 2DF Tomas Olai Totland (1999-09-28)28 September 1999 (aged 19) 1 0 Norway Sogndal
17 2DF Håkon Evjen (2000-02-14)14 February 2000 (aged 19) 3 0 Norway Bodø/Glimt

6 3MF Adnan Hadzic (1999-03-08)8 March 1999 (aged 20) 3 0 Norway IK Start
7 3MF Hugo Vetlesen (2000-02-29)29 February 2000 (aged 19) 4 0 Norway Stabæk
8 3MF Emil Bohinen (1999-03-12)12 March 1999 (aged 20) 1 0 Norway Stabæk
10 3MF Eman Markovic (1999-05-08)8 May 1999 (aged 20) 5 1 Bosnia and Herzegovina Zrinjski Mostar
16 3MF Tobias Børkeeiet (1999-04-18)18 April 1999 (aged 20) 5 0 Norway Stabæk
18 3MF Tobias Svendsen (1999-08-31)31 August 1999 (aged 19) 4 0 Norway Sandefjord
20 3MF Tobias Christensen (2000-05-11)11 May 2000 (aged 19) 3 0 Norway IK Start
21 3MF Ola Brynhildsen (1999-04-27)27 April 1999 (aged 20) 4 0 Norway Stabæk

9 4FW Kristian Thorstvedt (1999-03-13)13 March 1999 (aged 20) 5 0 Norway Viking
11 4FW Jens Petter Hauge (1999-10-12)12 October 1999 (aged 19) 4 1 Norway Bodø/Glimt
19 4FW Erling Haaland (2000-07-21)21 July 2000 (aged 18) 5 11 Germany Borussia Dortmund

Recent call-ups

The following players have also been called up to the Norway under-20 squad within the last twelve months.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
2DF Nicholas Mickelson (1999-07-24)24 July 1999 (aged 19) 2 0 Norway Strømsgodset

Records

FIFA U-20 World Cup

References

External links