Estonia women's national football team

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Estonia
Nickname(s) Sinisärgid (Blueshirts)
Association Estonian Football Association
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Jarmo Matikainen
Captain Katrin Loo
Most caps Kaire Palmaru (105)
Top scorer Anastassia Morkovkina (40)
Home stadium A. Le Coq Arena
FIFA code EST
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First colours
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FIFA ranking
Current 98 Decrease2.svg 3 (7 December 2018) [1]
Highest71 (December 2013)
Lowest98 (December 2018)
First international
Flag of Lithuania (1988-2004).svg  Lithuania 3–0 Estonia  Flag of Estonia.svg
(Kaunas, Lithuania; 19 August 1994)
Biggest win
Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia 1–7 Estonia  Flag of Estonia.svg
(Šiauliai, Lithuania; 15 May 2010)
Flag of Estonia.svg  Estonia 6–0 Latvia  Flag of Latvia.svg
(Tartu, Estonia; 10 June 2012)
Flag of Estonia.svg  Estonia 8–2 Latvia  Flag of Latvia.svg
(Tallinn, Estonia; 1 March 2014)
Biggest defeat
Flag of Iceland.svg  Iceland 12–0 Estonia  Flag of Estonia.svg
(Reykjavík, Iceland; 17 September 2009)
Flag of France.svg  France 12–0 Estonia  Flag of Estonia.svg
(Le Havre, France; 28 October 2009)

The Estonia women's national football team (Estonian : Eesti naiste jalgpallikoondis) represents Estonia in international women's association football competitions and is controlled by the Estonian Football Association (Eesti Jalgpalli Liit), the governing body for football in Estonia.

Estonian language Finno-Ugric language spoken in Estonia

The Estonian language is the official language of Estonia, spoken natively by about 1.1 million people: 922,000 people in Estonia and 160,000 outside Estonia. It is a Southern Finnic language and is the second most spoken language among all the Finnic languages.

Womens association football association football when played by women

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.

Estonian Football Association sports governing body

The Estonian Football Association is the governing body of football, beach soccer and futsal in Estonia, established on 14 December 1921. It organizes the football league, including the championship which is called Meistriliiga, Estonian Cup and the Estonian national football team. It is based in Tallinn. EJL became a member of FIFA in 1923, but following Estonia's annexation by the Soviet Union it was disbanded. It became a member again in 1992 after Estonia reinstated its independence.

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Estonia played its first international match on 19 August 1994 against Lithuania. The team's home ground is the A. Le Coq Arena in Tallinn, and the current manager is Jarmo Matikainen. Estonia have never qualified for the FIFA Women's World Cup or the UEFA Women's Championship. They have won the annual Women's Baltic Cup 10 times.

Lithuania women's national football team represents Lithuania in international football.

A. Le Coq Arena football stadium

The A. Le Coq Arena is a football stadium in Tallinn, Estonia. It is the home ground of football club Flora and the Estonia national football team. With a capacity of 14,405, it is the largest football stadium in Estonia.

Tallinn City in Harju, Estonia

Tallinn is the capital and largest city of Estonia. It is on the northern coast of the country, on the shore of the Gulf of Finland in Harju County. From the 13th century until 1918, the city was known as Reval. Tallinn occupies an area of 159.2 km2 (61.5 sq mi) and has a population of 453,033.

Competitive record

FIFA World Cup

FIFA Women's World Cup record Qualification record
YearRoundPositionPldWDLGFGAPldWDLGFGA
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 1991 Did not enter
Flag of Sweden.svg 1995
Flag of the United States.svg 1999 Did not qualify6105631
Flag of the United States.svg 2003 8008436
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2007 6114618
Flag of Germany.svg 2011 10316744
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg 2015 10217833
Flag of France.svg 2019 300317
Total0/800000043733332169
Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

UEFA European Championship

UEFA Women's Championship record Qualification record
YearRoundPositionPldWDLGFGAPldWDLGFGA
Flag placeholder.svg 1984 Did not enter
Flag of Norway.svg 1987
Flag of Germany.svg 1989
Flag of Denmark.svg 1991
Flag of Italy.svg 1993
Flag of Germany.svg 1995
Flag of Norway.svg Flag of Sweden.svg 1997 Did not qualify6006043
Flag of Germany.svg 2001 8008638
Flag of England.svg 2005 6114626
Flag of Finland.svg 2009 3003213
Flag of Sweden.svg 2013 8008531
Flag of the Netherlands.svg 2017 8008033
Total0/1200000039113719184
Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Baltic Cup

Women's Baltic Cup record
YearRoundPositionPldWDLGFGA
Flag of Lithuania.svg 1996 Third Place3rd201112
Flag of Estonia.svg 1997 Third Place3rd200203
Flag of Latvia.svg 1998 Runners-up2nd210132
Flag of Latvia.svg 2000 Third Place3rd201115
Flag of Estonia.svg 2003 Champions1st211051
Flag of Lithuania.svg 2004 Champions1st220082
Flag of Latvia.svg 2005 Champions1st210153
Flag of Estonia.svg 2006 Champions1st220082
Flag of Lithuania.svg 2007 Runners-up2nd210155
Flag of Latvia.svg 2008 Champions1st220072
Flag of Estonia.svg 2009 Champions1st220060
Flag of Lithuania.svg 2010 Champions1st2200102
Flag of Latvia.svg 2011 Runners-up2nd210132
Flag of Estonia.svg 2012 Champions1st220090
Flag of Lithuania.svg 2013 Champions1st211040
Flag of Lithuania.svg 2014 Champions1st220070
Flag of Estonia.svg 2015 Runners-up2nd211021
Flag of Latvia.svg 2016 Fourth Place4th302135
Flag of Lithuania.svg 2017 Third Place3rd201103
Flag of Estonia.svg 2018 Runners-up2nd201102
Total10 titles20/20412010118742

Results and fixtures

Recent results within the last 12 months and upcoming fixtures.

Coaching staff

PositionName
Head coach Flag of Finland.svg Jarmo Matikainen
Assistant coach Flag of Estonia.svg Kaidi Jekimova
Goalkeeping coach Flag of Estonia.svg Martin Kaalma
Flag of Estonia.svg Imbi Hoop
Fitness coach Flag of Estonia.svg Andrei Veis
Physiotherapist Flag of Estonia.svg Daria Narõškina
Flag of Estonia.svg Kristiina Lind
Doctor Flag of Estonia.svg Liis Ott
Video analyst Flag of Estonia.svg Egon-Eret Rinaldo
Manager Flag of Estonia.svg Raili-Raine Ellermaa

Players

Current squad

The following players were called up for the 2019 Aphrodite Cup. [2]
Caps and goals are correct as of 2 March 2019, after the match against Cyprus. [3]

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No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClub
11 GK Getriin Strigin (1996-07-07) 7 July 1996 (age 22)160 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora
121 GK Karina Kork (1995-02-23) 23 February 1995 (age 24)30 Flag of Estonia.svg Tallinna Kalev
171 GK Karina Piirimaa (2000-08-30) 30 August 2000 (age 18)00 Flag of Estonia.svg Lootos
221 GK Imbi Hoop (1988-12-15) 15 December 1988 (age 30)200 Flag of Estonia.svg Pärnu

32 DF Saskia Sonnberg (1991-05-18) 18 May 1991 (age 27)140 Flag of Estonia.svg Pärnu
42 DF Pille Raadik (1987-02-12) 12 February 1987 (age 32)680 Flag of Finland.svg Åland United
52 DF Kristiina Tullus (1998-09-12) 12 September 1998 (age 20)00 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora
62 DF Maria Orav (1996-04-07) 7 April 1996 (age 22)40 Flag of Estonia.svg Tallinna Kalev
82 DF Ariina Mürkhain (1999-06-22) 22 June 1999 (age 19)60 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora
102 DF Berle Brant (1989-09-26) 26 September 1989 (age 29)160 Flag of Estonia.svg Pärnu
152 DF Inna Zlidnis (1990-04-18) 18 April 1990 (age 28)740 Flag of Hungary.svg Ferencváros
202 DF Ketlin Saar (1997-05-02) 2 May 1997 (age 21)321 Flag of Estonia.svg Pärnu

73 MF Katrin Loo (captain) (1991-01-02) 2 January 1991 (age 28)9719 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora
163 MF Kelly Rosen (1995-11-23) 23 November 1995 (age 23)361 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora
183 MF Kethy Õunpuu (1987-12-04) 4 December 1987 (age 31)923 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora

24 FW Mari Liis Lillemäe (2000-09-01) 1 September 2000 (age 18)100 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora
94 FW Signy Aarna (1990-10-04) 4 October 1990 (age 28)7826 Flag of Finland.svg Åland United
114 FW Liisa Merisalu (2002-01-15) 15 January 2002 (age 17)30 Flag of Finland.svg NuPS
134 FW Kristina Bannikova (1991-06-15) 15 June 1991 (age 27)574 Flag of Italy.svg Napoli
144 FW Lisette Tammik (1998-10-14) 14 October 1998 (age 20)312 Flag of Italy.svg Napoli
194 FW Vlada Kubassova (1995-08-23) 23 August 1995 (age 23)365 Flag of Italy.svg Napoli
214 FW Emma Treiberg (2000-11-19) 19 November 2000 (age 18)40 Flag of Estonia.svg Tallinna Kalev
234 FW Gerli Israel (1995-02-07) 7 February 1995 (age 24)60 Flag of Estonia.svg Ajax

Recent call-ups

The following players have also been called up to the Estonia squad within the last twelve months. [4] [5] [6] [7]

Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClubLatest call-up
GK Anastasija Zabello (2001-02-01) 1 February 2001 (age 18)10 Flag of Estonia.svg Levadia v. Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary, 8 November 2018
GK Diana Truu (1998-08-28) 28 August 1998 (age 20)00 Flag of Estonia.svg Ajax v. Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary, 8 November 2018
GK Mari-Ann Ploompuu (1998-05-20) 20 May 1998 (age 20)00 Flag of Estonia.svg Pärnu v. Flag of Luxembourg.svg  Luxembourg, 7 October 2018

DF Siret Räämet (1999-12-31) 31 December 1999 (age 19)90 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora v. Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary, 8 November 2018
DF Elizaveta Rutkovskaja (1997-12-09) 9 December 1997 (age 21)90 Flag of Estonia.svg Pärnu v. Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary, 8 November 2018
DF Diana Belolipetskaja (1998-10-10) 10 October 1998 (age 20)10 Flag of Estonia.svg SK 10 Premium v. Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary, 8 November 2018
DF Birjo Rasmussen (1994-12-26) 26 December 1994 (age 24)00 Flag of Estonia.svg Levadia v. Flag of Luxembourg.svg  Luxembourg, 7 October 2018
DF Silja Goroško (1994-07-15) 15 July 1994 (age 24)20 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora v. Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia, 2 September 2018

MF Eneli Kutter (1991-05-27) 27 May 1991 (age 27)582 Flag of Italy.svg Napoli v. Flag of Malta.svg  Malta, 27 February 2019 INJ
MF Kaire Palmaru (1984-08-11) 11 August 1984 (age 34)10510 Flag of Estonia.svg Pärnu v. Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary, 8 November 2018
MF Anett Kadastu (1997-09-25) 25 September 1997 (age 21)10 Flag of Estonia.svg Tallinna Kalev v. Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary, 8 November 2018
MF Kairi Himanen (1992-11-11) 11 November 1992 (age 26)411 Flag of Estonia.svg Pärnu v. Flag of Luxembourg.svg  Luxembourg, 7 October 2018
MF Grete Daut (2000-01-04) 4 January 2000 (age 19)20 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora v. Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey, 7 April 2018
MF Marie Heleen Lisette Kikkas (1996-06-17) 17 June 1996 (age 22)00 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora v. Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey, 7 April 2018

FW Anastasia Dodeltseva (1997-07-30) 30 July 1997 (age 21)10 Flag of Estonia.svg Levadia v. Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary, 8 November 2018
FW Kadri Reinik (2002-09-19) 19 September 2002 (age 16)10 Flag of Estonia.svg Pärnu v. Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary, 8 November 2018
FW Ulrika Tülp (1991-06-20) 20 June 1991 (age 27)141 Flag of Estonia.svg Pärnu v. Flag of Luxembourg.svg  Luxembourg, 7 October 2018
FW Maarja Saulep (1991-05-09) 9 May 1991 (age 27)51 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora v. Flag of Luxembourg.svg  Luxembourg, 7 October 2018
FW Getter Saar (1999-11-09) 9 November 1999 (age 19)10 Flag of Estonia.svg Flora v. Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia, 2 September 2018

Statistics

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References

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