Poland national under-21 football team
("The white and reds")
("The White Eagles")
|Association||Polish Football Association |
(Polski Związek Piłki Nożnej)
|Head coach||Czesław Michniewicz|
|European Under-21 Championship|
|Appearances||7 (first in 1982)|
|Best result||Quarter-final (5 times)|
This team is for Polish players aged 21 or under at the start of a two-year European Under-21 Football Championship campaign, so players can be, and often are, up to 23 years old.
- *Denotes draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
- Gold background colour indicates that the tournament was won.
- Silver background colour indicates second place finish.
- Bronze background colour indicates third place finish.
- Red border color indicates tournament was held on home soil.
UEFA European U-21 Championship
|UEFA European Under-21 Championship record|
|1978||Did not qualify|
|1988||Did not qualify|
|Did not qualify|
|To be determined|
|6 September 2019 UEFA EURO U-21 qualification||Latvia ||0–1||Zemgale Olympic Center, Jelgava|
|16:00 CEST (UTC+02:00)||UEFA
Referee: Admir Šehović (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
|10 September 2019 UEFA EURO U-21 qualification||Poland ||4–0||Białystok City Stadium, Białystok|
|18:00 CEST (UTC+02:00)||UEFA
Referee: Rohit Saggi (Norway)
|11 October 2019 UEFA EURO U-21 qualification||Russia ||2–2||Central Stadium, Yekaterinburg|
|16:00 CEST (UTC+02:00)||UEFA
Referee: Pavel Orel (Czech Republic)
|15 October 2019 UEFA EURO U-21 qualification||Poland ||1–0||Stadion Widzewa, Łódź|
|18:00 CEST (UTC+02:00)||
Referee: Joao Pinheiro (Portugal)
|15 November 2019 UEFA EURO U-21 qualification||Bulgaria ||3–0||Slavia Stadium, Sofia|
|17:00 CET (UTC+01:00)||UEFA
Referee: Yaroslav Kozyk (Ukraine)
|18 November 2019 Friendly||Montenegro ||1–0||DG Arena, Podgorica|
|15:00 CET (UTC+01:00)||
||90minut||Referee: Milovan Milačić (Montenegro)|
The following players were called up for the 2021 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification matches against Bulgaria and friendly match against Montenegro on 15 and 18 November 2019 respectively.
Caps and goals updated as of 18 November 2019 after the match against
The following players have been called up for the national team for previous matches in the last year:
|Pos.||Player||Date of birth (age)||Caps||Goals||Club||Latest call-up|
|GK||Radosław Majecki||16 November 1999||0||0||v. |
|DF||Jakub Bednarczyk||2 January 1999||1||0||v. |
|DF||Adrian Gryszkiewicz||13 December 1999||0||0||v. |
|DF||Krystian Bielik||4 January 1998||6||3||UEFA EURO U-21, 16–30 June 2019|
|DF||Mateusz Hołownia||6 May 1998||0||0||v. |
|MF||Patryk Dziczek||25 March 1998||17||1||v. |
|MF||Daniel Ściślak||13 March 2000||1||0||v. |
|MF||Kamil Wojtkowski||26 February 1998||0||0||v. |
|MF||Sebastian Milewski||30 April 1998||1||0||v. |
|MF||Miłosz Szczepański||22 March 1998||0||0||v. |
|MF||Sebastian Szymański||10 May 1999||16||3||UEFA EURO U-21, 16–30 June 2019|
|MF||David Kopacz||29 May 1999||2||0||v. |
INJ Withdrew from the squad due to an injury.
- Andrzej Strejlau –
- 1974–75 – Ryszard Kulesza (U-21)
- 1975–78 – Ryszard Kulesza (U-23)
- Waldemar Obrębski –
- Edmund Zientara –
- 1987–89 – Bogusław Hajdas
- 1990–92 – Janusz Wójcik
- 1992–94 – Wiktor Stasiuk
- 1994–95 – Mieczysław Broniszewski
- 1996–97 – Edward Lorens
- 1998–99 – Paweł Janas
- 2000–01 – Lesław Ćmikiewicz
- 2002–03 – Edward Klejndinst
- 2004–05 – Władysław Żmuda
- 2006–10 – Andrzej Zamilski
- 2011–13 – Stefan Majewski
- 2013–17 – Marcin Dorna
- 2017–Czesław Michniewicz –
Note:List is not complete
- "Latvia U21 vs. Poland U21". Soccerway. Retrieved 22 September 2019.
- "Poland U21 vs. Estonia U21". Soccerway. Retrieved 22 September 2019.
- "Russia U21 vs. Poland U21". Soccerway. Retrieved 27 October 2019.
- "Poland U21 vs. Serbia U21". Soccerway. Retrieved 27 October 2019.
- "Bulgaria U21 vs. Poland U21". Soccerway. Retrieved 23 November 2019.
- "U-21: Powołania na mecze z Bułgarią i Czarnogórą". 5 November 2019. Retrieved 23 November 2019.
- "U-21: Dodatkowe powołanie na mecze z Bułgarią i Czarnogórą". 6 November 2019. Retrieved 23 November 2019.
- "Czesław Michniewicz trenerem reprezentacji młodzieżowej" (in Polish). 90minut. 7 July 2017. Retrieved 7 July 2017.