Macedonia women's national football team

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North Macedonia
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Nickname(s) Црвени Лавови
The Red Lions

Црвено-Жолти
Red-Yellows
Association Football Federation of Macedonia
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coachVančo Balevski
Captain Katerina Mileska
Most caps Violeta Spirovska (72)
Top scorer Nataša Andonova (12)
Home stadium Stadion Mladost
FIFA code NMK
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First colours
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FIFA ranking
Current 121 Decrease2.svg 6 (7 December 2018) [1]
Highest90 (December 2009)
Lowest124 (September 2006)
First international
Flag of Croatia.svg  Croatia 4–0 Macedonia  Flag of North Macedonia.svg
(Đakovo, Croatia; May 7, 2005)
Biggest win
Flag of North Macedonia.svg  Macedonia 5–1 Luxembourg  Flag of Luxembourg.svg
(Strumica, Macedonia; March 5, 2011)
Biggest defeat
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 15–0 Macedonia  Flag of North Macedonia.svg
(Vercelli, Italy, September 17, 2014)

The North Macedonia women's national football team represents North Macedonia in international football. The team is controlled by the Football Federation of Macedonia, the governing body for football in the country.

North Macedonia Republic in Southeast Europe

North Macedonia, officially the Republic of North Macedonia, is a country in the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe. It is one of the successor states of the former Yugoslavia, from which it declared independence in September 1991 under the name Republic of Macedonia.

Football Federation of Macedonia sports governing body

The Football Federation of Macedonia is the governing body of football in North Macedonia based in Skopje. It was founded in 1926.

Contents

Overview

They are currently coached by Gorazd Mihajlov. The Macedonian women's team find themselves ranked 104th out of 122 active women's footballing nations registered with FIFA. [2]

FIFA International governing body of association football

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association is an organization which describes itself as an international governing body of association football, fútsal, beach soccer, and eFootball. FIFA is responsible for the organization of football's major international tournaments, notably the World Cup which commenced in 1930 and the Women's World Cup which commenced in 1991.

The women's team played their first official game on 7 May 2005, in which they were beaten 4–0 by Croatia. Two weeks later, on 21 May 2005, Macedonia scored their first ever goal in a 7–1 loss to Slovenia. [3]

The Croatia women's national football team represents the Republic of Croatia in international football. The team is managed by the Croatian Football Federation, the governing body for football in the country.

Slovenia womens national football team womens national association football team representing Slovenia

The Slovenia women's national football team is the national football team of Slovenia and is controlled by the Football Association of Slovenia. They played their first match in 1993 after the split of Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia in 1991. Before that, Slovenian players played for the Yugoslav national team.

World Cup record

FIFA World Cup record
EditionFinal tournament record Qualification record
ResultPos.Pld.WD *LGFGAResultPld.WDLGFGA
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 1991 Did not enter
Flag of Sweden.svg 1995 Did not enter
Flag of the United States.svg 1999 Did not enter
Flag of the United States.svg 2003 Did not enter
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2007 Did not enter
Flag of Germany.svg 2011 Did not qualifyMain Stage8008368
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg 2015 Did not qualifyMain Stage10019674
Flag of France.svg 2019 Did not enter
Overall0 / 81801179142
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

European Championship record

UEFA Euro record
EditionFinal tournament record Qualification record
ResultPos.Pld.WD *LGFGAResultPld.WDLGFGA
Flag of Denmark.svg 1991 Did not enter
Flag of Italy.svg 1993 Did not enter
Flag of Germany.svg 1995 Did not enter
Flag of Norway.svg Flag of Sweden.svg 1997 Did not enter
Flag of Germany.svg 2001 Did not enter
Flag of England.svg 2005 Did not enter
Flag of Finland.svg 2009 Did not qualifyPrel. Stage3003014
Flag of Sweden.svg 2013 Did not qualifyMain Stage132381251
Flag of the Netherlands.svg 2017 Did not qualifyMain Stage8008451
Overall0 / 924231916116
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Olympic Games record

YearRoundPositionGPWD*LGSGA
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 2000 Did not enter-------
Flag of Greece.svg 2004 Did not enter-------
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2008 Did not qualify-------
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 2012 Did not qualify-------
Flag of Brazil.svg 2016 Did not qualify-------
Flag of Japan.svg 2020 To Be Determined-------
Total0/5-------

Scorers

FIFA World Cup, including qualifiers
PlayersOverall 2011 2015
Nataša Andonova 514
Gentjana Rochi 11
Afrodita Salihi 211
Violeta Spirovska 11
UEFA Euro, qualifiers included
ScorersOverall 2009 2013 2017
Nataša Andonova 44
Shireta Brahimi 11
Eli Jakovska 22
Simona Krstanovska 11
Gentjana Rochi 321
Afrodita Salihi 22

Current squad

Squad for the UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying round. [4]

The UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying competition was a women's football competition that determined the 15 teams joining the automatically qualified hosts Netherlands in the UEFA Women's Euro 2017 final tournament.

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClub
11 GK Froska Kostova (1988-05-11) 11 May 1988 (age 30) Flag of North Macedonia.svg ZFK Naše Taksi
121 GK Elena Cakmakoska (1990-07-16) 16 July 1990 (age 28)
221 GK Viktorija Panchurova (1999-12-25) 25 December 1999 (age 19)
22 DF Martina Smilkovska (1993-10-22) 22 October 1993 (age 25)
32 DF Daniela Veleska (1997-10-03) 3 October 1997 (age 21)
42 DF Katerina Mileska (1989-02-24) 24 February 1989 (age 30)
62 DF Simona Taseva (1994-09-14) 14 September 1994 (age 24)
53 MF Pavlina Nikolovska (1998-04-03) 3 April 1998 (age 20)
83 MF Emilija Stoliovska (1994-01-29) 29 January 1994 (age 25)
133 MF Saska Kokalovska (1996-12-08) 8 December 1996 (age 22)
143 MF Ivana Binevska (2000-03-06) 6 March 2000 (age 18)
74 FW Simona Krstanovska (1997-08-10) 10 August 1997 (age 21)1
94 FW Eli Jakovska (1995-05-16) 16 May 1995 (age 23)2 Flag of Serbia.svg FK Spartak Subotica
104 FW Aleksandra Ristovska (1995-08-21) 21 August 1995 (age 23)
114 FW Afrodita Salihi (1989-04-11) 11 April 1989 (age 29)
154 FW Elma Shemsovijk (1999-02-04) 4 February 1999 (age 20)
164 FW Jana Chubrinovska (1999-02-12) 12 February 1999 (age 20)
174 FW Ulza Maksuti (1999-07-08) 8 July 1999 (age 19)

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References

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  2. "FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking: Women's Ranking". FIFA. 23 June 2017. Retrieved 23 June 2017.
  3. "FIFA Live Scores: FYR Macedonia". FIFA . Retrieved 23 June 2017.
  4. "UEFA Women's EURO - FYR Macedonia - Squad". UEFA . Retrieved 23 June 2017.