Ivory Coast national under-17 football team

Côte d'Ivoire U17
Nickname(s) Les petit Éléphants
(The Little Elephants)
Association Fédération Ivoirienne de Football
Confederation CAF (Africa)
Sub-confederation WAFU (West Africa)
Head coach Alain Gouaméné
Captain Jean Thome
First colours
Second colours
African U-17 Championship
Appearances 3 (first in 1997)
Best result Fourth, 2011
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Appearances 3 (first in 1987)
Best result Third, 1987

The Côte d'Ivoire National Football Team or Ivory Coast National Football Team, nicknamed Les petit Éléphants ("The Little Elephants" in French), represents Côte d'Ivoire (commonly known as Ivory Coast in English) in international football at an under-17 level and is controlled by the Fédération Ivoirienne de Football. The team's first appearance on the world stage was in 2003 at the 2003 FIFA World Youth Championship; they reached Round of 16 before being ousted by the United States.


Tournament Records

FIFA U-16 and U-17 World Cup record

FIFA U-16 and U-17 World Cup
Appearances: 4
Year Round PLD W D L GS GA
China 1985Did not qualify
Canada 1987Third place531176
Scotland 1989Did not qualify
Italy 1991
Japan 1993
Ecuador 1995
Egypt 1997
New Zealand 1999
Trinidad and Tobago 2001
Finland 2003
Peru 20051st Round301248
South Korea 2007Did not qualify
Nigeria 2009
Mexico 2011Round of 1641121010
United Arab Emirates 2013Quarterfinals521275
Chile 2015Did not qualify
India 2017To be determined

CAF U-17 Championship record

African U-17 Championship
Appearances: 5
Year Round PLD W D* L GF GA
Mali 1995Did not qualify
Botswana 1997Group Stage311172
Guinea 1999Did not qualify
Seychelles 2001Walkover
Swaziland 2003Did not qualify
The Gambia 2005Third Place530265
Togo 2007Did not qualify
Algeria 2009
Rwanda 2011Fourth Place521297
Morocco 2013Champions523053
Niger 2015Group stage311144
Madagascar 2017To be determined

See also

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