All-Time Ranking World Youth Cup (U-20) 1977-2005

All-Time Table Final Tournaments

Explanations
FT1:  number of final tournaments played 
FT2:  consecutive final tournaments played (+) consecutive final tournaments missed (-)
G:    Games
W:    Wins
D:    Draws
L:    Losses
GD:   goal difference
P2+   points according to 2 points/win
P%:   success percentage
P2/3+:points actually obtained
P3+:  points according to 3 points/win

Country         FT1 FT2  G  W  D  L   G+ G-  GD   P2+   P% P2/3+ P3+
Brazil          14  13  78 57 10 11  178 49 129 124:32 0,795 149 181
Argentina       11   6  60 43  3 14  121 49  72  89:31 0,742 119 132
Spain           11   2  53 30  9 14  101 58  43  69:37 0,651  91  99
Uruguay          8  -3  40 20  9 11   56 41  15  49:31 0,613  55  69
USSR/Russia      8  -5  38 17 11 10   62 44  18  45:31 0,592  46  62
Australia       12   8  47 16 13 18   54 67 -13  45:49 0,479  52  61
Portugal         6  -3  29 17  4  8   35 22  13  38:20 0,655  44  55
Germany          8   4  33 16  6 11   56 35  21  38:28 0,576  44  54
Mexico          10  -1  38 11 15 12   57 42  15  37:39 0,487  41  48
Ghana            4  -2  25 15  6  4   39 21  18  36:14 0,720  48  51
USA             10   5  40 14  5 21   47 58 -11  33:47 0,413  42  47
Paraguay         7  -1  28 12  6 10   42 39   3  30:26 0,536  38  42
Nigeria          6   1  30 11  8 11   36 38  -2  30:30 0,500  34  41
Japan            7   6  31 11  7 13   43 45  -2  29:33 0,468  40  40
Columbia         6   2  25 11  5  9   34 34   0  27:23 0,540  34  38
England          7  -1  28  8  8 12   29 29   0  24:32 0,429  27  32
Ireland          5  -1  21  8  5  8   30 27   3  21:21 0,500  29  29
South Korea      8   2  28  8  5 15   33 51 -18  21:35 0,375  24  29
Netherlands      4   1  17  8  4  5   30 20  10  20:14 0,588  27  28
China            5   1  18  7  3  8   25 26  -1  17:19 0,472  21  24
France           3  -2  13  6  4  3   24 18   6  16:10 0,615  21  22
Poland           3 -11  15  7  2  6   27 15  12  16:14 0,533  16  23
Egypt            5   3  21  6  4 11   24 32  -8  16:26 0,381  20  22
CSSR/Czech Rep.  4  -1  15  5  4  6   17 18  -1  14:16 0,467  16  19
Costa Rica       5  -2  17  6  2  9   20 32 -12  14:20 0,412  19  20
Yugoslavia       2  -9   9  6  1  2   22  9  13  13: 5 0,722  13  19
Mali             3  -1  13  6  1  6   21 30  -9  13:13 0,500  19  19
Chile            4   1  16  5  3  8   26 37 -11  13:19 0,406  15  18
Cameroon         4  -3  14  5  2  7   22 26  -4  12:16 0,429  16  17
Syria            4   1  14  4  4  6   13 23 -10  12:16 0,429  14  16
Italy            4   1  15  4  4  7   17 20  -3  12:18 0,400  14  16
Canada           7   3  24  4  4 16   13 44 -31  12:36 0,250  15  16
Morocco          3   1  14  4  3  7   16 20  -4  11:17 0,393  15  15
Iraq             3  -2  10  5  0  5   16 19  -3  10:10 0,500  11  15
Saudi-Arabia     6  -1  18  2  6 10   10 21 -11  10:26 0,278  10  12
Romania          1 -12   6  4  1  1    6  3   3   9: 3 0,750   9  13
Scotland         2  -9   8  3  3  2   11  9   2   9: 7 0,563   9  12
GDR              2  -8   9  4  1  4   13 10   3   9: 9 0,500   9  13
Ivory Coast      5  -1  16  1  7  8   13 30 -17   9:23 0,281  10  10
Bulgaria         2  -9   8  3  2  3    8  9  -1   8: 8 0,500   8  11
Qatar            2  -5   9  3  2  4    8 13  -5   8:10 0,444   8  11
Hungary          4  -4  12  3  2  7   12 21  -9   8:16 0,333   8  11
Ukraine          2   1   8  2  3  3   13 12   1   7: 9 0,438   9   9
UAE              2  -1   9  3  1  5    6 19 -13   7:11 0,389  10  10
Burkina Faso     1  -1   4  2  1  1    2  1   1   5: 3 0,625   7   7
Slovakia         1  -1   4  2  0  2    6  4   2   4: 4 0,500   6   6
Croatia          1  -3   4  1  2  1    6  6   0   4: 4 0,500   5   5
Angola           1  -2   4  1  2  1    3  4  -1   4: 4 0,500   5   5
Algeria          1 -13   4  1  2  1    2  6  -4   4: 4 0,500   4   5
Turkey           2   1   7  1  2  4    5 15 -10   4:10 0,286   5   5
Honduras         4   1  12  2  0 10   12 40 -28   4:20 0,167   4   6
Zambia           1  -3   3  1  1  1    5  8  -3   3: 3 0,500   4   4
Ecuador          1  -2   4  1  1  2    3  4  -1   3: 5 0,375   4   4
Korea            1  -7   4  1  1  2    3  7  -4   3: 5 0,375   3   4
Belgium          1  -4   4  1  1  2    4 14 -10   3: 5 0,375   4   4
Norway           2  -6   6  1  1  4    4 10  -6   3: 9 0,250   3   4
Iran             2  -2   6  1  1  4    4 13  -9   3: 9 0,250   3   4
Benin            1   1   3  0  2  1    2  3  -1   2: 4 0,333   2   2
Sweden           1  -7   3  1  0  2    4  6  -2   2: 4 0,333   2   3
Finland          1  -2   3  1  0  2    2  4  -2   2: 4 0,333   3   3
Switzerland      1   1   3  1  0  2    2  5  -3   2: 4 0,333   3   3
Tunisia          2 -10   6  1  0  5    3 13 -10   2:10 0,167   2   3
Bahrain          1  -9   3  0  1  2    1  4  -3   1: 5 0,167   1   1
South Africa     1  -4   3  0  1  2    2  6  -4   1: 5 0,167   1   1
Jamaica          1  -2   3  0  1  2    1  6  -5   1: 5 0,167   1   1
Burundi          1  -5   3  0  1  2    2  8  -6   1: 5 0,167   1   1
Austria          2 -11   6  0  1  5    1 16 -15   1:11 0,083   1   1
Uzbekistan       1  -1   3  0  0  3    3  6  -3   0: 6 0,000   0   0
Ethiopia         1  -2   3  0  0  3    4  8  -4   0: 6 0,000   0   0
Malaysia         1  -4   3  0  0  3    2  9  -7   0: 6 0,000   0   0
Togo             1  -9   3  0  0  3    1  9  -8   0: 6 0,000   0   0
Kazakhstan       1  -3   3  0  0  3    1  9  -8   0: 6 0,000   0   0
Guinea           1 -13   3  0  0  3    0 10 -10   0: 6 0,000   0   0
Trinidad&Tobago  1  -7   3  0  0  3    0 12 -12   0: 6 0,000   0   0
Indonesia        1 -13   3  0  0  3    0 16 -16   0: 6 0,000   0   0
Panama           2   2   6  0  0  6    3 12  -9   0:12 0,000   0   0

Final Placings Final Tournaments


Explanations
FT: Final Tournaments
QF: Quarterfinal
SS: Second Stage/Group Stage (16 teams)
GS: Group Stage (24 teams)

Country         FT  1  2  3  4 QF AF GS
Argentina       11  5  1     1  1  3   
Brazil          14  4  2  3     5      
Portugal         6  2     1     1  2   
Spain           11  1  2     1  4  3   
USSR/Russia      8  1  1  1  1  3  1   
Germany          8  1  1        1  3  2
Yugoslavia       2  1              1   
Nigeria          6     2  1     1  2   
Ghana            4     2     1  1      
Uruguay          8     1  1  2  3  1   
Mexico          10     1        4  4  1
Japan            7     1        3  2  1
Qatar            2     1           1   
England          7        1  1     3  2
Poland           3        1  1     1   
Columbia         6        1     2  3   
Paraguay         7        1     1  4  1
Ireland          5        1        4   
Mali             3        1        1  1
GDR              2        1        1   
Romania          1        1            
Australia       12           2  2  6  2
USA             10           1  2  7   
Egypt            5           1  1  2  1
South Korea      8           1     4  3
Chile            4           1     2  1
Morocco          3           1     2   
Netherlands      4              3  1   
Italy            4              2  2   
CSSR/Czech Rep.  4              2  1  1
France           3              2  1   
Scotland         2              2      
Bulgaria         2              2      
Canada           7              1  4  2
China            5              1  3  1
Cameroon         4              1  3   
Syria            4              1  3   
Iraq             3              1  1  1
UAE              2              1  1   
Algeria          1              1      
Korea            1              1      
Saudi-Arabia     6                 4  2
Costa Rica       5                 4  1
Ivory Coast      5                 4  1
Hungary          4                 3  1
Honduras         4                 2  2
Ukraine          2                 2   
Turkey           2                 2   
Norway           2                 2   
Tunisia          2                 2   
Austria          2                 2   
Iran             2                 1  1
Burkina Faso     1                 1   
Slovakia         1                 1   
Croatia          1                 1   
Angola           1                 1   
Ecuador          1                 1   
Belgium          1                 1   
Sweden           1                 1   
Bahrain          1                 1   
Burundi          1                 1   
Togo             1                 1   
Guinea           1                 1   
Trinidad&Tobago  1                 1   
Indonesia        1                 1   
Panama           2                    2
Zambia           1                    1
Benin            1                    1
Finland          1                    1
Switzerland      1                    1
South Africa     1                    1
Jamaica          1                    1
Uzbekistan       1                    1
Ethiopia         1                    1
Malaysia         1                    1
Kazakhstan       1                    1



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Thanks to Héctor Darío Pelayes for earlier version of this file

Prepared and maintained by Markus Schaal for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Author: Markus Schaal (markus.schaal74@t-online.de)
Last updated: 16 Oct 2005

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