Moldova women's national football team

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Moldova
Association Federația Moldovenească de Fotbal
Confederation UEFA
Head coach Eduard Blănuță
FIFA code MDA
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First colours
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FIFA ranking
Current 96 Decrease2.svg 1 (12 July 2019) [1]
Highest81 (December 2017)
Lowest136 (December 2011)
First international
Flag of Romania.svg  Romania 4–1 Moldova  Flag of Moldova.svg
(Bucharest, Romania; 10 September 1990)
Biggest win
Flag of Moldova.svg  Moldova 3–0 Luxembourg  Flag of Luxembourg.svg
(Vadul lui Vodă, Moldova; 9 April 2015)
Biggest defeat
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium 12–0 Moldova  Flag of Moldova.svg
(Leuven, Belgium, 19 September 2017)

The Moldova women's national football team is the women's national football team of Moldova. It took part in the UEFA qualification stages of the 2003 and 2007 World Cups, ending bottom in their group both times, and currently plays in UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying. Moldova is ranked 89th in the FIFA Women's World Rankings as of June 2017. [2]

Moldova Republic in Eastern Europe

Moldova, officially the Republic of Moldova, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe, bordered by Romania to the west and Ukraine to the north, east, and south. The capital city is Chișinău.

UEFA international sport governing body

The Union of European Football Associations is the administrative body for association football, futsal and beach soccer in Europe, although several member states are primarily or entirely located in Asia. It is one of six continental confederations of world football's governing body FIFA. UEFA consists of 55 national association members.

2003 FIFA Womens World Cup 2003 edition of the FIFA Womens World Cup

The 2003 FIFA Women's World Cup was the fourth edition of the FIFA Women's World Cup, the quadrennial championship of women's association football teams organized by FIFA. It was held in the United States from 20 September to 12 October 2003 at six venues in six cities across the country. The tournament was won by Germany, who became the first country to win both men's and women's World Cup.

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Moldova also still competes in the Under-19 and Under-17 European Championships' qualification stages with its U-19 and U-17 women's national teams.

UEFA Womens Under-19 Championship U19-womens national team association football tournament

The UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship is a competition in women's football for European national teams of players under 19 years of age. National under-19 teams whose countries belong to the European governing body UEFA can register to enter the competition.

Overall official record

CompetitionStageResultOpponentPosition / Notes
2003 WC QS GS: Gr.2 (Class B)0–4 0–6 Flag of Ireland.svg Ireland
1–2 0–6 Flag of Serbia and Montenegro (1992-2006).svg Yugoslavia
1–6 1–6 Flag of Romania.svg Romania
2–1 0–3 Flag of Greece.svg Greece 4 / 4
2007 WC QS GS: Gr.3 (Class B)3–1 2–3 Flag of Estonia.svg Estonia
0–2 0–1 Flag of Israel.svg Israel
0–3 0–3 Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Wales 4 / 4
2017 UEFA QS PR: Gr.12–0 Flag of Lithuania.svg Lithuania
0–1 Flag of Latvia.svg Latvia
3–0 Flag of Luxembourg.svg Luxembourg 1/4 ; Promoted in GS

Competitive record

World Cup

FIFA World Cup record Qualification record
YearRoundPositionPldWDLGFGASquadPldWDLGFGA
1991 to 1999 Did not enter
Flag of the United States.svg 2003 Unable to qualify [3] 6105322
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2007 6105513
2011 to 2015 Did not enter
Flag of France.svg 2019 Did not qualify11227845
Total0/12342171680

European Championship

UEFA European Championship record Qualification record
YearRoundPositionPldWDLGFGASquadPldWDLGFGA
1984 to 2013 Did not enter
Flag of the Netherlands.svg 2017 Did not qualify11209634
Flag of England.svg 2021 Qualification in progress100107
Total0/1122010641

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References

  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola Women's World Ranking". FIFA. 12 July 2019. Retrieved 12 July 2019.
  2. "FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking: Women's Ranking". FIFA. 23 June 2017. Retrieved 23 June 2017.
  3. Moldova were in "Class B" of European qualification and were therefore unable to earn qualification for the World Cup finals.