Moldova women's national football team

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Moldova
Association FMF
Confederation UEFA
Head coach Eduard Blănuță
FIFA code MDA
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First colours
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Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 92 Decrease2.svg 2 (27 March 2020) [1]
Highest81 (December 2017)
Lowest107 (June 2007, December 2007)
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 4–0 Andorra  Flag of Andorra.svg
(Vilnius, Lithuania; 6 April 2017)
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 represents Moldova in association football and is controlled by the Moldovan Football Federation, the governing body for football in Moldova. They have never qualified for the FIFA Women's World Cup or the UEFA Women's Championship. Eduard Blănuță has been the manager of the national team since 4 February 2019. [2] The current captain of the national team is midfielder Ludmila Caraman. [3] Currently ranked 92nd by FIFA, the team plays their home games at the Zimbru Stadium in the city of Chișinău, the country's capital.

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History

Moldova first official match, a 0–4 defeat to Republic of Ireland, took place on 12 September 2001. [4]

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 [5] 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 progress3102313
Total0/1143011947

Players

Current squad

The following players were called up for a UEFA Women's Euro 2021 qualifying match against Poland on 7 March 2020. [6] [7] [8]

Caps and goals as of 7 March 2020, after the match against Poland.

No.Pos.PlayerDate of birth (age)CapsGoalsClub
11 GK Margarita Panova (1998-01-31) 31 January 1998 (age 22)70 Flag of Romania.svg Banat Girls Reșița
121 GK Natalia Munteanu (C) (1993-12-01) 1 December 1993 (age 26)234 Flag of Belarus.svg Dinamo-BGU Minsk

42 DF Ana Arnautu (1998-03-06) 6 March 1998 (age 22)160 Flag of Romania.svg Universitatea Galați
52 DF Iulia Petelca (1999-04-01) 1 April 1999 (age 21)80 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Anderlecht B
182 DF Diana Loghin (1997-04-23) 23 April 1997 (age 23)130 Flag of Moldova.svg ȘS Ciobruciu-GTC
212 DF Daria Meșina (2001-08-12) 12 August 2001 (age 18)00 Flag of Moldova.svg Noroc Nimoreni
222 DF Victoria Țurcanu (1996-02-22) 22 February 1996 (age 24)80 Flag of Moldova.svg ȘS 11-Real Succes

23 MF Cristina Cerescu (1995-03-06) 6 March 1995 (age 25)322 Flag of Romania.svg Universitatea Galați
63 MF Veronica Cojuhari (1998-10-03) 3 October 1998 (age 21)40 Flag of Moldova.svg ȘS Ciobruciu-GTC
83 MF Anastasia Sivolobova (1998-04-14) 14 April 1998 (age 22)140 Flag of Ukraine.svg Yatran-Berestivets
133 MF Violeta Mițul (1997-04-03) 3 April 1997 (age 23)270 Flag of Romania.svg Banat Girls Reșița
143 MF Cristina Musteață (1985-06-22) 22 June 1985 (age 34)170 Flag of Moldova.svg Agarista-ȘS Anenii Noi
163 MF Alexandra Trofimov (1999-06-16) 16 June 1999 (age 20)00 Flag of Moldova.svg Belceanka Bălți
173 MF Daniela Mardari (2001-06-02) 2 June 2001 (age 19)50 Flag of Romania.svg Vasas Femina
193 MF Bianca Druță (2001-03-06) 6 March 2001 (age 19)00 Flag of Moldova.svg Agarista-ȘS Anenii Noi

94 FW Anastasia Toma (1996-02-11) 11 February 1996 (age 24)152 Flag of Cyprus.svg Pyrgos Limassol
104 FW Carolina Țabur (1998-12-28) 28 December 1998 (age 21)234 Flag of Romania.svg Heniu
114 FW Claudia Chiper (1995-06-16) 16 June 1995 (age 24)306 Flag of Cyprus.svg Pyrgos Limassol

UEFA Women's Euro 2021

Qualifying group stage

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsQualification
1Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 3210100+107 Final tournament
2Flag of Spain.svg  Spain 321091+87 Final tournament if among three best runners-up
(play-offs otherwise)
3Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 3201125+76
4Flag of Moldova.svg  Moldova 3102313103
5Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan 4004116150
Updated to match(es) played on 11 March 2020. Source: UEFA
Moldova  Flag of Moldova.svg0–7Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
Report Svitková Soccerball shade.svg 28' (pen.), 38'
Bertholdová Soccerball shade.svg 41'
L. Martínková Soccerball shade.svg 49'
Cahynová Soccerball shade.svg 53'
Stašková Soccerball shade.svg 73'
Voňková Soccerball shade.svg 85'
Zimbru Stadium, Chișinău
Attendance: 370
Referee: Jelena Cvetković (Serbia)

Moldova  Flag of Moldova.svg3–1Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Țabur Soccerball shade.svg 24'
Munteanu Soccerball shade.svg 50' (pen.), 62' (pen.)
Report Dorofeeva Soccerball shade.svg 39'
Zimbru Stadium, Chișinău
Attendance: 1,195
Referee: Katalin Sipos (Hungary)

Poland  Flag of Poland.svg5–0Flag of Moldova.svg  Moldova
Sikora Soccerball shade.svg 9'
Pajor Soccerball shade.svg 27', 34', 86'
Daleszczyk Soccerball shade.svg 45+2'
Report
W.O.S.I.R Polonia, Warsaw
Attendance: 2,326
Referee: Lizzy van Der Helm (Netherlands)

Azerbaijan  Flag of Azerbaijan.svgvFlag of Moldova.svg  Moldova
Report

Moldova  Flag of Moldova.svgvFlag of Spain.svg  Spain
Report

Moldova  Flag of Moldova.svgvFlag of Poland.svg  Poland
Report

Spain  Flag of Spain.svgvFlag of Moldova.svg  Moldova
Report

Czech Republic  Flag of the Czech Republic.svgvFlag of Moldova.svg  Moldova
Report

All-time record

Only competitive matches are included. [9]

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