China women's national football team

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China
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Nickname(s) 铿锵玫瑰Kēngqiāng Méiguī
(Steel Roses)
Association Chinese Football Association
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Sub-confederation EAFF (East Asia)
Head coach Ante Milicic
Captain Wu Haiyan
Most caps Pu Wei (219)
Top scorer Sun Wen (106)
FIFA code CHN
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First colours
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FIFA ranking
Current 19 Steady2.svg (14 June 2024) [1]
Highest4 (July – August 2003)
Lowest19 (August 2012; December 2021; December 2023 – June 2024)
First international
Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2–1 China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg
(Jesolo, Italy; 20 July 1986)
Biggest win
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China 21–0 Philippines  Flag of the Philippines (navy blue).svg
(Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia; 24 September 1995)
Biggest defeat
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 8–0 China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg
(Patras, Greece; 11 August 2004)
World Cup
Appearances8 (first in 1991 )
Best resultRunners-up (1999)
Asian Cup
Appearances13 (first in 1986 )
Best resultWinners (1986, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2006, 2022)

The China women's national football team (Chinese :中国国家女子足球队; pinyin :Zhōngguó Guójiā Nǚzǐ Zúqiú Duì, recognized as China PR by FIFA) represents the People's Republic of China in international women's football competitions and is governed by the Chinese Football Association. [2]

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China women's team won silver medals at the 1996 Summer Olympics and the 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup. It also has won 9 titles at Asian Cup and 3 Gold medals at Asian Games.

Nicknamed the Steel Roses (Chinese :铿锵玫瑰), [3] [4] they won several international titles in the 1990s, [5] during the Golden Generation. [4] The team lost some pace after the start of the 21st century, [5] winning their last AFC Asian Cup in 2006. [4] In 2023, the team was ranked as the 15th best in the world, [6] and also won the ninth AFC Asian Cup in their story, the first since 2006. [4]

Results and fixtures

The following is a list of match results in the last 12 months, as well as any future matches that have been scheduled.

Legend

  Win  Draw  Lose  Void or postponed  Fixture

2023

1 July Unofficial friendly China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg1–0Flag of Russia.svg  Russia Qingdao, China
16:00  UTC+8 Stadium: Conson Stadium
Attendance: 0
4 July Unofficial friendly China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg2–1Flag of Russia.svg  Russia Qingdao, China
16:00  UTC+8 Stadium: Conson Stadium
Attendance: 0
13 July Unofficial friendly China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg0–3Flag of Brazil.svg  Brazil Gold Coast, Australia
12:00  UTC+10 Attendance: 0
17 July Friendly China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg2–2Flag of Colombia.svg  Colombia Sydney, Australia
--:--  UTC+10 Report Attendance: 0
22 July FIFA Women's World Cup Denmark  Flag of Denmark.svg1–0Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China Perth, Australia
20:00  UTC+8
  • Vangsgaard Soccerball shade.svg90'
Report (FIFA) Stadium: Perth Rectangular Stadium
Attendance: 16,989
Referee: Marie-Soleil Beaudoin (Canada)
28 July FIFA Women's World Cup China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg1–0Flag of Haiti.svg  Haiti Adelaide, Australia
20:30  UTC+9:30 Report (FIFA) Stadium: Hindmarsh Stadium
Attendance: 12,675
Referee: Marta Huerta de Aza (Spain)
1 August FIFA Women's World Cup China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg1–6Flag of England.svg  England Adelaide, Australia
20:30  UTC+9:30 Report (FIFA)
Stadium: Hindmarsh Stadium
Attendance: 13,497
Referee: Casey Reibelt (Australia)
22 September Asian Games China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg16–0Flag of Mongolia.svg  Mongolia Hangzhou, China
19:30  UTC+8 Stadium: Linping Sports Center Stadium
28 September Asian Games China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg6–0Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan Hangzhou, China
19:30  UTC+8 Stadium: Linping Sports Center Stadium
30 September Asian Games QF China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg4–0Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand Hangzhou, China
20:00  UTC+8 Stadium: Linping Sports Center Stadium
3 October Asian Games SF China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg3–4Flag of Japan.svg  Japan Hangzhou, China
20:00  UTC+8 Stadium: Linping Sports Center Stadium
6 October Asian Games 3rd China  Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg7–0Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan Hangzhou, China
15:00  UTC+8 Stadium: Yellow Dragon Sports Center
2 December Friendly United States  Flag of the United States.svg3–0Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China Fort Lauderdale, United States
15:00  UTC−5
Report Stadium: DRV PNK Stadium
Attendance: 8,768
Referee: Marie-Soleil Beaudoin (Canada)
5 December Friendly United States  Flag of the United States.svg2–1Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China Frisco, United States
20:00  UTC−6
Stadium: Toyota Stadium

2024

31 May Friendly Australia  Flag of Australia (converted).svg1–1Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China Adelaide, Australia
19:40  UTC+9:30 Stadium: Adelaide Oval
3 June Friendly Australia  Flag of Australia (converted).svg2–0Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China Sydney, Australia
19:30  UTC+10 Stadium: Stadium Australia

Coaching staff

Current coaching staff

As of 28 February 2024
PositionName
Team Manager Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Chen Yingbiao
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zheng Chaoyong
Head coach Flag of Australia (converted).svg Ante Milicic
Assistant coach Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Liu Lin
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Cheng Xiaoyu
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Liu Jianjiang
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Jun
Video Analyst Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Liu Bin
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Cheng Liang
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Ji Xinyi
Physiotherapist Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Mu Yunrui
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Chang Lele
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Baoju
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Yang Shuai
Doctor Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Yi Qing
Kit-Manager Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Hou Shisheng
Nutrition Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Mai Ruichao

Manager history

Players

Current squad

Caps and goals are correct as of 28 July 2023, after the match against Haiti.

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClub
201 GK Peng Shimeng
121 GK Xu Huan (1999-03-06) 6 March 1999 (age 25)50 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Jiangsu
221 GK Pan Hongyan (2004-12-30) 30 December 2004 (age 19)00 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Beijing

82 DF Yao Wei (1997-09-01) 1 September 1997 (age 26)333 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Wuhan Jianghan University
2 DF Wu Haiyan (1993-02-26) 26 February 1993 (age 31)1293 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Wuhan Jianghan University
2 DF Liu Yanqiu
32 DF Dou Jiaxing (2000-02-29) 29 February 2000 (age 24)30 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Jiangsu
152 DF Chen Qiaozhu (1999-09-08) 8 September 1999 (age 24)60 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Meizhou Huijun
2 DF Gao Chen (1992-08-11) 11 August 1992 (age 31)300 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Changchun Dazhong Zhuoyue
22 DF Li Mengwen (1995-03-28) 28 March 1995 (age 29)190 Flag of England.svg Brighton & Hove Albion

3 MF Huo Yuexin
3 MF Zhang Xin (1992-05-23) 23 May 1992 (age 32)333 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Shanghai Shengli
133 MF Yang Lina (1994-04-13) 13 April 1994 (age 30)312 Flag of Spain.svg Levante Las Planas
103 MF Zhang Rui (vice-captain) (1989-01-17) 17 January 1989 (age 35)16324 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Wuhan Jianghan University
3 MF Shen Mengyu (2001-08-19) 19 August 2001 (age 22)51 Flag of Scotland.svg Celtic
203 MF Shen Menglu

194 FW Zhang Linyan (2001-01-16) 16 January 2001 (age 23)162 Flag of England.svg Tottenham Hotspur
4 FW Ou Yiyao
114 FW Wang Shanshan (captain) (1990-01-27) 27 January 1990 (age 34)15458 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Wuhan Jianghan University
74 FW Wang Yanwen
74 FW Wang Shuang (1995-01-23) 23 January 1995 (age 29)11839 Flag of England.svg Tottenham Hotspur
4 FW Tang Jiali (1995-03-16) 16 March 1995 (age 29)5912 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Shanghai Shengli

20 Yuan Cong
20 Liu Chen

Recent call-ups

The following players have also been called up to the squad in the last 12 months.

Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClubLatest call-up
GK Zhu Yu (1997-07-23) 23 July 1997 (age 26)110 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Shanghai Shengli v. Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea, 1 November 2023
GK Gan Jingwan v. Flag of the United States.svg  United States,5 December 2023

DF Wan Jiayao v. Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea, 26 October 2023INJ
DF Tu Linli v. Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea, 1 November 2023
DF Wang Linlin (2000-08-04) 4 August 2000 (age 23)101 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Shanghai Shengli v. Flag of the United States.svg  United States,5 December 2023

MF Zhuomaji v. Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea, 26 October 2023INJ
MF Yao Lingwei (1995-12-05) 5 December 1995 (age 28)170 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Wuhan Jianghan University v. Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea, 1 November 2023
MF Yan Jinjin v. Flag of the United States.svg  United States,5 December 2023
MF Wu Chengshu (1996-08-26) 26 August 1996 (age 27)151 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Canberra United v. Flag of the United States.svg  United States,5 December 2023
MF Wang Aifang v. Flag of the United States.svg  United States,5 December 2023

FW Gu Yasha (1990-11-28) 28 November 1990 (age 33)12213 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Wuhan Jianghan University v. Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea, 26 October 2023INJ
FW Shao Ziqin v. Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea, 26 October 2023INJ
FW Xiao Yuyi (1996-01-10) 10 January 1996 (age 28)427 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Shanghai Shengli 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup
FW Lou Jiahui (1991-05-26) 26 May 1991 (age 33)1135 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Wuhan Jianghan University v. Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea, 1 November 2023
FW Wurigumula v. Flag of the United States.svg  United States,5 December 2023
FW Jin Kun v. Flag of the United States.svg  United States,5 December 2023
FW Li Tingyingge v. Flag of the United States.svg  United States,5 December 2023

Records

Competitive record

 Champions   Runners-up    Third place    Fourth place  

FIFA Women's World Cup

FIFA Women's World Cup record
YearResultMWDLGFGAGD
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 1991 Quarter-finals4211104+6
Flag of Sweden.svg 1995 Fourth place62221110+1
Flag of the United States.svg 1999 Runners-up6510192+17
Flag of the United States.svg 2003 Quarter-finals421132+1
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2007 420257−2
Flag of Germany.svg 2011 Did not qualify
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg 2015 Quarter-finals5212440
Flag of France (lighter variant).svg 2019 Round of 16411213−2
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Flag of New Zealand.svg 2023 Group stage310227-5
Flag of Brazil.svg 2027 To be determined
Total8/1036177125539+16
FIFA Women's World Cup history
YearRoundDateOpponentResultStadium
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 1991 Group stage16 NovemberFlag of Norway.svg  Norway W 4–0 Tianhe Stadium, Guangzhou
19 NovemberFlag of Denmark.svg  Denmark D 2–2 Guangdong Provincial Stadium, Guangzhou
21 NovemberFlag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand W 4–1 New Plaza Stadium, Foshan
Quarter-finals24 NovemberFlag of Sweden.svg  Sweden L 0–1 Tianhe Stadium, Guangzhou
Flag of Sweden.svg 1995 Group stage6 JuneFlag of the United States.svg  United States D 3–3 Strömvallen, Gävle
8 JuneFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia W 4–2 Arosvallen, Västerås
10 JuneFlag of Denmark.svg  Denmark W 3–1
Quarter-finals13 JuneFlag of Sweden.svg  Sweden D 1–1 (4–3 pen) Olympia Stadion, Helsingborg
Semi-finals15 JuneFlag of Germany.svg  Germany L 0–1
Third place play-off17 JuneFlag of the United States.svg  United States L 0–2 Strömvallen, Gävle
Flag of the United States.svg 1999 Group stage19 JuneFlag of Sweden.svg  Sweden W 2–1 Spartan Stadium, San Jose
23 JuneFlag of Ghana.svg  Ghana W 7–0 Civic Stadium, Portland
26 JuneFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia W 3–1 Giants Stadium, East Rutherford
Quarter-finals30 JuneFlag of Russia.svg  Russia W 2–0 Spartan Stadium, San Jose
Semi-finals4 JulyFlag of Norway.svg  Norway W 5–0 Foxboro Stadium, Foxborough
Final 17 JuneFlag of the United States.svg  United States D 0–0 (4–5 pen) Rose Bowl, Pasadena
Flag of the United States.svg 2003 Group stage21 SeptemberFlag of Ghana.svg  Ghana W 1–0 The Home Depot Center, Carson
25 SeptemberFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia D 1–1
28 SeptemberFlag of Russia.svg  Russia W 1–0 PGE Park, Portland
Quarter-finals2 OctoberFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada L 0–1
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2007 Group stage12 SeptemberFlag of Denmark.svg  Denmark W 3–2 Wuhan Stadium, Wuhan
15 SeptemberFlag of Brazil.svg  Brazil L 0–4
20 SeptemberFlag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand W 2–0 Tianjin Olympic Centre Stadium, Tianjin
Quarter-finals23 SeptemberFlag of Norway.svg  Norway L 0–1 Wuhan Stadium, Wuhan
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg 2015
Group stage6 JuneFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada L 0–1 Commonwealth Stadium, Edmonton
11 JuneFlag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands W 1–0
15 JuneFlag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand D 2–2 Winnipeg Stadium, Winnipeg
Round of 1620 JuneFlag of Cameroon.svg  Cameroon W 1–0 Commonwealth Stadium, Edmonton
Quarter-finals23 SeptemberFlag of the United States.svg  United States L 0–1 Lansdowne Stadium, Ottawa
Flag of France (lighter variant).svg 2019 Group stage8 JuneFlag of Germany.svg  Germany L 0–1 Roazhon Park, Rennes
13 JuneFlag of South Africa.svg  South Africa W 1–0 Parc des Princes, Paris
17 JuneFlag of Spain.svg  Spain D 0–0 Stade Océane, Le Havre
Round of 1625 JuneFlag of Italy.svg  Italy L 0–2 Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Flag of New Zealand.svg 2023 Group stage22 JulyFlag of Denmark.svg  Denmark L 0–1 Perth Rectangular Stadium, Perth
28 JulyFlag of Haiti.svg  Haiti W 1–0 Hindmarsh Stadium, Adelaide
1 AugustFlag of England.svg  England L 1–6 Hindmarsh Stadium, Adelaide

Olympic Games

Summer Olympics record
YearResultMWDLGFGAGD
Flag of the United States (Pantone).svg 1996 Runners-up5311115+6
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 2000 Group stage311154+1
Flag of Greece.svg 2004 201119−8
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2008 Quarter-finals421154+1
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 2012 Did not qualify
Flag of Brazil.svg 2016 Quarter-finals411224−2
Flag of Japan.svg 2020 Group stage3012617−11
Flag of France.svg 2024 Did not qualify
Flag of the United States.svg 2028 To be determined
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 2032 To be determined
Total6/8217683043−13

AFC Women's Asian Cup

AFC Women's Asian Cup record
YearResultMWDLGFGAGD
Flag of Hong Kong 1959.svg 1975 Did not enter
Flag of the Republic of China.svg 1977
Flag of India.svg 1980
Flag of Hong Kong 1959.svg 1981
Flag of Thailand (TIS 982 draft standard).svg 1983
Flag of Hong Kong 1959.svg 1986 Champions4400230+23
Flag of Hong Kong 1959.svg 1989 5500162+14
Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg 1991 5500291+28
Flag of Malaysia.svg 1993 5410202+18
Flag of Malaysia.svg 1995 5500460+46
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 1997 5500391+38
Flag of the Philippines.svg 1999 6600472+45
Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg 2001 Third place5401403+37
Flag of Thailand (TIS 982 draft standard).svg 2003 Runners-up5401333+30
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 2006 Champions531173+4
Flag of Vietnam.svg 2008 Runners-up5302105+5
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2010 Fourth place521263+3
Flag of Vietnam.svg 2014 Third place5311133+10
Flag of Jordan.svg 2018 5401195+14
Flag of India.svg 2022 Champions5410195+14
Total15/1975615936738+329

Asian Games

Asian Games record
HostResultMWDLGFGAGD
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 1990 Champions5500260+26
Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg 1994 4310101+9
Flag of Thailand (TIS 982 draft standard).svg 1998 5500280+28
Flag of South Korea (1997-2011).svg 2002 Runners-up5320113+8
Flag of Qatar.svg 2006 Third place5302224+18
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2010 Fourth place5212114+7
Flag of South Korea.svg 2014 5th place421191+8
Flag of Indonesia.svg 2018 Runners-up6501311+30
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2022 Third place5401364+32
Flag of Japan.svg 2026 TBD-------
Total9/944325718418+166

Minor tournaments

EAFF E-1 Football Championship

EAFF E-1 Football Championship record
HostResultMWDLGFGAGD
Flag of South Korea (1997-2011).svg 2005 Fourth place301203−3
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2008 Third place311135−2
Flag of Japan.svg 2010 Runners-up3201532
Flag of South Korea.svg 2013 Fourth place64021257
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2015 300326−4
Flag of Japan.svg 2017 Third place310234−1
Flag of South Korea.svg 2019 641119316
Flag of Japan.svg 2022 Runners-up3120312
Total8/83013512473017

Algarve Cup

Flag of Portugal.svg Algarve Cup record
YearResultMWDLGFGAGD
1994 Did not enter
1995
1996 Third place4301954
1997 Runners-up4301615
1998 5th place4301651
1999 Champions44001019
2000 Third place4301945
2001 43011138
2002 Champions44001037
2003 Runners-up4211532
2004 6th place4121523
2005 7th place401316−5
2006 6th place4112624
2007 10th place400429−7
2008 9th place4013210−8
2009 5th place421134−1
2010 Fourth place411238−5
2011 7th place410335−2
2012 9th place410313−2
2013 6th place411227−5
2014 5th place411223−1
2015 12th place402238−5
2016 Did not enter
2017 10th place401325−3
2018 11th place410337−4
2019 12th place301225−3
2020 Did not enter
2021 Cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic
2022 Did not enter
2023 Cancelled because of the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification
Total 23/2891351442106109−3

Four Nations Tournament

Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Four Nations Tournament record
HostResultMWDLGFGAGD
1998 Third place311153+2
2002 Fourth place310226−4
2003 Runners-up312031+2
2004 Runners-up312043+1
2005 Champions320163+3
2006 Runners-up3111440
2007 Runners-up3111220
2008 Runners-up311121+1
2009 Champions330080+8
2011 Fourth place310246−2
2012 Runners-up312010+1
2013 Third place3102220
2014 Champions330051+4
2015 Fourth place301235−2
2016 Champions3210100+10
2017 Champions330090+9
2018 Champions330081+7
2019 Champions220040+4
Total18/18532812138238+44

Yongchuan International Tournament

Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Yongchuan International Tournament record
HostResultMWDLGFGAGD
2015 Champions211032+1
2016 Champions321073+4
2017 Third place3111660
2018 Champions321041+3
2019 Champions2110200
Total5/5137512212+10

Head-to-head record

As of 5 December 2023, after the match against Flag of the United States.svg  United States .
counted for the FIFA A-level matches only. [8]
AgainstFirst PlayedPWDLGFGAGDConfederation
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina 2007531191+8 CONMEBOL
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 1988441912137251+21 AFC
Flag of Brazil.svg  Brazil 198613166927−18 CONMEBOL
Flag of Cameroon.svg  Cameroon 2015220020+2 CAF
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 19872814595028+22 CONCACAF
Flag of Chile.svg  Chile 2009210121+1 CONMEBOL
Flag of Chinese Taipei (Olympics; 1986-2010).svg  Chinese Taipei 1989202000600+60 AFC
Flag of Colombia.svg  Colombia 2018110020+2 CONMEBOL
Flag of Costa Rica.svg  Costa Rica 2016211032+1 CONCACAF
Flag of Croatia.svg  Croatia 2017220041+3 UEFA
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 2004110010+1 UEFA
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 19911810443215+17 UEFA
Flag of England.svg  England 2005631279−2 UEFA
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 1989161321438+35 UEFA
Flag of France.svg  France 19901143412120 UEFA
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 19913186173056−26 UEFA
Flag of Ghana.svg  Ghana 19994400122+10 CAF
Flag of Guam.svg  Guam 19992200240+24 AFC
Flag of Guatemala.svg  Guatemala 20001100140+14 CONCACAF
Flag of Haiti.svg  Haiti 2023110010+1 CONCACAF
Flag of Hong Kong.svg  Hong Kong 1989101000800+80 AFC
Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 2007110040+4 UEFA
Flag of Iceland.svg  Iceland 20078215813−5 UEFA
Flag of India.svg  India 19982200280+28 AFC
Flag of Indonesia.svg  Indonesia 1986110090+9 AFC
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran 2022110070+7 AFC
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 19868224610−4 UEFA
Flag of Cote d'Ivoire.svg  Ivory Coast 1988110081+7 CAF
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 198641168175542+13 AFC
Flag of Jordan.svg  Jordan 20064400352+33 AFC
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan 19952200160+16 UEFA
Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea 198937118183740−3 AFC
Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea 199045318610930+79 AFC
Flag of Malaysia.svg  Malaysia 19862200170+17 AFC
Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico 200011830174+13 CONCACAF
Flag of Mongolia.svg  Mongolia 20182200260+26 AFC
Flag of Myanmar.svg  Myanmar 20043300160+16 AFC
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands 1988146531819−1 UEFA
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 19911814134412+32 OFC
Flag of Nigeria.svg  Nigeria 20006411147+7 CAF
Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 19872893163040−10 UEFA
Flag of the Philippines.svg  Philippines 19954400500+50 AFC
Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal 19968431187+11 UEFA
Flag of Ireland.svg  Republic of Ireland 20231010000 UEFA
Flag of Romania.svg  Romania 1991110031+2 UEFA
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 1991141121238+15 UEFA
Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 2003220040+4 UEFA
Flag of Serbia.svg  Serbia 1989110061+5 UEFA
Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa 20035500290+29 CAF
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain 2015401328−6 UEFA
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 19872779112536−11 UEFA
Flag of Switzerland (Pantone).svg  Switzerland 2009211020+2 UEFA
Flag of Tajikistan.svg  Tajikistan 20181100160+16 AFC
Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand 1989191810808+72 AFC
Flag of the United States (Pantone).svg  United States 1986609133838104−66 CONCACAF
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 2017110050+5 UEFA
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan 19976600471+46 AFC
Flag of Vietnam.svg  Vietnam 2002141400533+50 AFC
Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales 2011110021+1 UEFA
Flag of Zambia.svg  Zambia 20211010440 CAF
Flag of Zimbabwe.svg  Zimbabwe 2016110030+3 CAF
Total (61)19866263291131841373611+762All

Honours

China vs Sweden 2016 Olympic China x Suecia - Futebol feminino - Olimpiada Rio 2016 (28266134914).jpg
China vs Sweden 2016 Olympic

Intercontinental

Med 2.png Runners-up: 1999
Med 2.png Runners-up: 1996 [9] [10]

Continental

Med 1.png Winners: 1986, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2006, 2022
Med 2.png Runners-up: 2003, 2008
Med 1.png Winners: 1990, 1994, 1998
Med 2.png Runners-up: 2002, 2018

Regional

Med 2.png Runners-up: 2010, 2022

Other tournaments

Med 1.png Winners: 1990
Med 1.png Winners: 1999, 2002
Med 2.png Runners-up: 1997, 2003
Med 1.png Winners: 2005, 2009, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
Med 1.png Winners: 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019

See also

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The Japan women's national football team, commonly known as Nadeshiko Japan (なでしこジャパン), represents Japan in women's association football and is run by the Japan Football Association (JFA). The only country to win every FIFA competition and the most successful women's national team in the Asian Football Confederation, its highest ranking in the FIFA Women's World Rankings is 3rd, achieved in December 2011.

The Philippines women's national football team represents the Philippines in international women's association football competitions. It is managed by the Philippine Football Federation (PFF), the sport's governing body in the country.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Chinese Taipei women's national football team</span> Womens national association football team representing Chinese Taipei

The Chinese Taipei women's national football team represents Taiwan in international women's football and is controlled by the Chinese Taipei Football Association, the governing body for football in Taiwan.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">North Korea women's national football team</span> Womens national association football team representing North Korea

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea women's national football team represents North Korea in international women's football.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Thailand women's national football team</span> Womens national association football team representing Thailand

The Thailand women's national football team represents Thailand in women's association football and is run by the Football Association of Thailand. The team won the Asian Cup in 1983 and have qualified for two FIFA Women's World Cups in 2015 and 2019. Their highest ranking in the FIFA Women's World Rankings is 28th, achieved in July 2011 and June 2018.

The South Korea women's national football team represents South Korea in international women's football competitions. The South Korean women's team has qualified for four FIFA World Cups in 2003, 2015, 2019 and 2023.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Myanmar women's national football team</span> Womens national association football team representing Myanmar

The Myanmar women's national football team is the female association football team representing Myanmar and is controlled by Myanmar Football Federation (MFF).

<span class="mw-page-title-main">India women's national football team</span> Womens national football team representing India

The India women's national football team represents India at women's international football competitions and is governed by the All India Football Federation. Under the global jurisdiction of FIFA and governed in Asia by the AFC. India is also part of the South Asian Football Federation. The team was one of the best in Asia in the mid-1970s to early 1980s, when they became runners-up in the 1979 and the 1983 AFC Women's Asian Cup.

The Japan national beach soccer team represents Japan in international beach soccer competitions and is controlled by the JFA, the governing body for football in Japan. One of the leading Asian beach soccer teams, Japan's best performance at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup was in the 2021 edition, when they were runners-up to the hosts Russia, which played as the Russian Football Union (RFU).

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Vietnam women's national football team</span> Womens national association football team representing Vietnam

The Vietnam women's national football team is a women's senior football team representing Vietnam and controlled by Vietnam Football Federation (VFF). The team's nickname is the Golden Star Women Warriors.

The Japan national under-20 football team is a national association football team of Japan and is controlled by the Japan Football Association. The year before the FIFA U-20 World Cup, the national team is renamed the Japan national under-19 football team, and the year before that, the national team is renamed the Japan national under-18 football team.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Uzbekistan women's national football team</span> Womens national association football team for Uzbekistan

The Uzbekistan women's national football team represents Uzbekistan in international women's football. It has played in five Asian Continental championships but has not yet qualified for the Olympics or the World Cup. The team won the regional Central Asian Football Association women's championship in 2018.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Tajikistan women's national football team</span> Womens national association football team representing Tajikistan

The Tajikistan women's national football team represents Tajikistan in women's association football. The team is governed by the Tajikistan Football Federation (FFT) and competes in AFC and CAFA women's competitions. The team is currently ranked 144th in the world by FIFA.

The Japan women's national under-17 football team is a national association football youth team of Japan and is controlled by the Japan Football Association. It has reached the World Cup Finals on three times and won the 2014 edition.

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Sporting positions
Preceded by AFC Women's Champions
1986 (first title)
1989 (second title)
1991 (third title)
1993 (fourth title)
1995 (fifth title)
1997 (sixth title)
1999 (seventh title)
Succeeded by
Preceded by AFC Women's Champions
2006 (eighth title)
Succeeded by
Preceded by AFC Women's Champions
2022 (ninth title)
Succeeded by
Incumbent