|Nickname(s)||Las Chicas Superpoderosas|
(The Powerpuff Girls)
(The Coffee Growers)
|Association||Federación Colombiana de Fútbol (FCF)|
|Confederation||CONMEBOL (South America)|
|Head coach||Nelson Abadía|
|Most caps||Nataly Arias (58)|
|Top scorer||Catalina Usme (20)|
|Home stadium||Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Meléndez|
|Current|| 26 |
|Highest||22 (December 2016–June 2017)|
|Lowest||118 (June 2008)|
(Mar del Plata, Argentina; 2 March 1998)
(Lima, Peru; 11 April 2003)
(Barranquilla, Colombia; 6 June 2004)
(Cuenca, Ecuador; 13 November 2010)
(Lima, Peru; 27 April 2003)
|Appearances||2 (first in 2011 )|
|Best result||Round of 16 (2015)|
|Copa América Femenina|
|Appearances||5 (first in 1998 )|
|Best result||Runner-up (2010, 2014)|
|Appearances||2 (first in 2012 )|
|Best result||11th (2012, 2016)|
The Colombia women's national football team represents Colombia in international women's football competitions and are controlled by the Colombian Football Federation. They are a member of the CONMEBOL. The team is currently ranked 22nd in the FIFA Ranking and have qualified for two FIFA Women's World Cups, in Germany 2011 and Canada 2015.
Colombia, officially the Republic of Colombia, is a sovereign state largely situated in the northwest of South America, with territories in Central America. Colombia shares a border to the northwest with Panama, to the east with Venezuela and Brazil and to the south with Ecuador and Peru. It shares its maritime limits with Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, Jamaica, Haiti, and the Dominican Republic. Colombia is a unitary, constitutional republic comprising thirty-two departments, with the capital in Bogota.
Women's association football, also commonly known as women's football or women's soccer is the most prominent team sport played by women around the globe. It is played at the professional level in numerous countries throughout the world and 176 national teams participate internationally.
The Colombian Football Federation is the governing body of football in Colombia. It was founded in 1924 and has been affiliated to FIFA since 1936. It is a member of CONMEBOL and is in charge of the Colombia national football team.
Colombia is one of South America's best-ranked national teams, and are also the third nation of the continent to qualify for World Cup and the Olympics, besides Brazil and Argentina. To date, Colombia is the only Spanish-speaking country whose women's team has advanced beyond the group stage in a World Cup (in 2015).
The FIFA Women's World Cup is an international football competition contested by the senior women's national teams of the members of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's international governing body. The competition has been held every four years since 1991, when the inaugural tournament, then called the FIFA Women's World Championship, was held in China.
Association football has been included in every Summer Olympic Games as a men's competition sport, except 1896 and 1932. Women's football was added to the official program in 1996.
The Brazil women's national football team played their first game on 22 July 1986 against the United States, losing 2–1.
Las Cafeteras also had participated in all Copa América Femenina editions since 1998. Colombia were runners-up in 2010 and 2014.
The Copa América Femenina is the main competition in women's association football between national teams of the CONMEBOL.
The 2010 South American Women's Football Championship was the sixth edition of the South American Women's Football Championship, and acted as a qualifier for the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup and the 2012 Summer Olympics. The tournament was held in Ecuador from 4 November to 21 November 2010, after originally being scheduled for 28 October to 14 November 2010.
The 2014 Copa América Femenina was the seventh edition of the Copa América Femenina, an association football competition for women's national teams in South America affiliated with CONMEBOL. The tournament was played between 11–28 September 2014 in Ecuador.
The XVI Bolivarian Games were a multi-sport event held in 2009 in Sucre, Bolivia. The competitions in Sucre took place from 15–26 November. A number of Bolivian cities hosted some of the sporting events, including Cochabamba, Santa Cruz and Tarija. Also, events were held outside of Bolivia, with Guayaquil, Lima, Quito and Salinas hosting a number of competitions. The Games were organized by the Bolivarian Sports Organization (ODEBO).
The XV Bolivarian Games were a multi-sport event held between 12–21 August 2005 in Armenia and Pereira, Colombia. Some events took place in Cartagena de Indias and in Bogotá. The Games were organized by the Bolivarian Sports Organization (ODEBO).
The 2003 South American Women's Football Championship was the fourth staging of the South American Women's Football Championship and determined the CONMEBOL's qualifiers for the 2003 FIFA Women's World Cup. The tournament was held between April 9 and April 27.
The 2018 Copa América Femenina was the eighth edition of the CONMEBOL Copa América Femenina, the quadrennial international football competition for women's national teams in South America affiliated with CONMEBOL. The tournament was played between 4 and 22 April 2018 in Chile.
Football at the Bolivarian Games has been played since 1938. The first edition was the only one in which full national teams played for all countries. U-17 teams have been fielded recently in this quadrennial competition. A women's tournament played by full national teams was added in 2005.
Runners-up Third Place Fourth placeChampions
|Did Not Enter|
|Did Not Qualify|
|Round of 16||12th||4||1||1||2||4||5|
|Did Not Qualify|
|Total||Round of 16||2/7||7||1||2||4||4||9|
|Did Not Enter|
|Did not Qualify|
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The following table shows Colombia's all-time international record, correct as of 1 June 2018.
Win Draw Loss
|19 January Four Nations Tournament|| Colombia ||1–1||Foshan, China|
|16:00|| Caro ||Report (in Thai)|| Kanjana ||Stadium: Century Lotus Stadium|
|21 January Four Nations Tournament|| Colombia ||2–0||Foshan, China|
|19:35|| M. González |
|Stadium: Century Lotus Stadium|
|23 January Four Nations Tournament|| China PR ||2–0||Foshan, China|
|19:35|| Wang Shuang |
|Report (in Chinese)||Stadium: Century Lotus Stadium |
Referee: Qin Liang (China)
|04 April 2018 Copa América Femenina|| Colombia ||8–0||La Serena, Chile|
|16:45||Report||Stadium: Estadio La Portada |
Referee: Emikar Caldera (Venezuela)
|06 April 2018 Copa América Femenina|| Chile ||1–1||La Serena, Chile|
|19:00||Report||Stadium: Estadio La Portada |
Referee: Edina Alves (Brazil)
|08 April 2018 Copa América Femenina|| Colombia ||5–1||La Serena, Chile|
|19:00||Report||Stadium: Estadio La Portada |
Referee: Maria Laura Fortunato (Argentina)
|10 April 2018 Copa América Femenina|| Colombia ||3–0||La Serena, Chile|
|16:45||Report||Stadium: Estadio La Portada|
|16 April 2018 Copa América Femenina|| Colombia ||1–3||La Serena, Chile|
|16:45|| Salazar ||Report|| Bonsegundo |
|Stadium: Estadio La Portada |
Referee: Emikar Calderas (Venezuela)
|19 April 2018 Copa América Femenina|| Colombia ||0–0||La Serena, Chile|
|Report||Stadium: Estadio La Portada |
Referee: Claudia Umpiérrez (Uruguay)
|22 April 2018 Copa América Femenina|| Brazil ||3–0||La Serena, Chile|
|Report||Stadium: Estadio La Portada |
Referee: Sirley Cornejo (Bolivia)
|19 July 2018 Central American and Caribbean Games|| Colombia ||0–1||Barranquilla, Colombia|
|15:00|| G. Villalobos ||Stadium: Estadio Moderno Julio Torres |
Referee: Francia González (Mexico)
|21 July 2018 Central American and Caribbean Games|| Colombia ||3–2||Barranquilla, Colombia|
|15:00|| Altuve ||Stadium: Estadio Moderno Julio Torres |
Referee: Melissa Borjas (Honduras)
The following players were called up for the 2018 Central American and Caribbean Games.
|No.||Pos.||Player||Date of birth (age)||Club|
|1||GK||Vanessa Córdoba||9 May 1995||Unattached|
|12||GK||Sandra Sepúlveda||3 March 1988|
|2||DF||Manuela Vanegas||9 November 2000|
|11||DF||Liana Salazar||16 September 1992|
|13||DF||Angela Clavijo||1 September 1993|
|15||DF||Isabella Echeverri||16 June 1994|
|16||DF||Daniela Caracas||25 April 1997|
|17||DF||Valentina Jaramillo||10 February 2001|
|3||MF||Viviana Múnera||14 February 1997|
|4||MF||Diana Ospina||3 March 1989|
|5||MF||Estefanía González||4 January 2000|
|6||MF||Jessica Caro||20 July 1988|
|7||MF||Tatiana Castañeda||24 December 1990|
|14||MF||Aura Hoyos||16 April 1998|
|18||MF||Geraldyne Saavedra||16 February 1998|
|20||MF||Marcela Restrepo||10 November 1995|
|8||FW||Angie Castañeda||4 February 1998|
|9||FW||Carmen Rodallega||15 July 1983|
|10||FW||Catalina Usme||25 December 1989|
|19||FW||Mayra Ramírez||23 March 1999|
The following players have been called up for France squad within the past 12 months.
|Pos.||Player||Date of birth (age)||Caps||Goals||Club||Latest call-up|
|GK||Stefany Castaño||11 January 1994||2018 Copa América Femenina|
|DF||Daniela Arias||2018 Copa América Femenina|
|DF||Carolina Arias||2 September 1990||2018 Copa América Femenina|
|DF||Oriánica Velásquez||1 August 1989||2018 Copa América Femenina|
|MF||Yoreli Rincón||27 July 1993||2018 Copa América Femenina|
|MF||Leicy Santos||16 May 1996||2018 Copa América Femenina|
|MF||Ana Huertas||17 June 1991||2018 Copa América Femenina|
|MF||Daniela Montoya||22 August 1990||2018 Copa América Femenina|
|FW||Manuela González||29 August 1995||2018 Copa América Femenina|
|FW||Valentina Restrepo||30 August 1997||2018 Copa América Femenina|
|FW||Yisela Cuesta||27 September 1991||2018 Copa América Femenina|
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