|Nickname(s)||Biało-czerwone (The white and reds) |
ORLICE (The Eagles)
|Association|| Polish Football Association |
(Polski Związek Piłki Nożnej)
|Head coach||Miłosz Stępiński|
|Most caps||Maria Makowska (111)|
|Current|| 34 |
|Highest||27 (December 2005)|
|Lowest||36 (June 2018)|
(Catania, Italy; 27 June 1981)
(Ramat Gan, Israel; 24 February 1998)
(Reykjavík, Iceland; 13 September 2003)
The Poland women's national football team represents Poland in international women's football. The team, controlled by the Polish Football Association, has never qualified for a major international tournament.
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 Polish Football Association is the governing body of association football in Poland. It organizes the Polish football leagues, the Polish Cup and the Polish national football team. It is based in the Polish capital of Warsaw.
|FIFA Women's World Cup|
|Did not qualify||–||–||–||–||–||–||–|
The football tournament at the 1996 Summer Olympics started on 20 July and finished on 3 August. The women's competition was contested for the first time.
The football tournament at the 2000 Summer Olympics started on 15 September. The men's tournament is played by U-23 national teams, with up to three over age players allowed per squad. Article 1 of the tournament regulations states: "The Tournaments take place every four years, in conjunction with the Summer Olympic Games. The associations affiliated to FIFA are invited to participate with their men's U-23 and women's representative teams."
The football tournament at the 2004 Summer Olympics started on 11 August, and ended on 28 August.
|UEFA Women's Euro record||UEFA Women's Euro qualification record|
|1984||Did not enter||Did not enter|
|Did not qualify||4||0||0||4||2||11|
Players list for the 2019 Algarve Cup(unofficial caps&goals as of 31 November 2018)
The 2019 Algarve Cup is the 26th edition of the Algarve Cup, an invitational women's football tournament held annually in Portugal. It takes place from 27 February to 6 March.
|No.||Pos.||Player||Date of birth (age)||Caps||Goals||Club|
|GK||Katarzyna Kiedrzynek (Captain)||19 March 1991||45|
|GK||Anna Szymańska||5 December 1988|
|GK||Kinga Szemik||25 June 1997||0|
|DF||Paulina Dudek||16 June 1997||4|
|DF||Aleksandra Sikora||7 February 1991||72||7|
|DF||Małgorzata Mesjasz||12 June 1997|
|DF||Agata Guściora||6 October 1994||4|
|DF||Dagmara Grad||1 June 1990|
|DF||Natalia Chudzik||8 August 1989||7|
|DF||Martyna Wiankowska||24 December 1996||3|
|DF||Klaudia Olejniczak||20 January 1997|
|MF||Katarzyna Daleszczyk||23 March 1990||5|
|MF||Dominika Grabowska||26 December 1998||30||5|
|MF||Emilia Zdunek||12 September 1992||1|
|MF||Patrycja Balcerzak||1 January 1994||13|
|MF||Gabriela Grzywińska||18 February 1996||2|
|MF||Ewelina Kamczyk||22 February 1996||53||13|
|MF||Weronika Zawistowska||17 December 1999|
|MF||Sylwia Matysik||20 May 1997|
|FW||Ewa Pajor||3 December 1996||50||33|
|FW||Agnieszka Winczo||24 August 1984||36|
|FW||Julia Matuschewski||15 January 1997||2|
|FW||Dżesika Jaszek||4 April 1996|
The following players have also been called up to the Poland squad within the last twelve months.(unofficial caps&goals as of 31 November 2018)
|Pos.||Player||Date of birth (age)||Caps||Goals||Club||Latest call-up|
|GK||Anna Palińska||10 October 1994||13 Nov 2018 POL - BIH (friendly)|
|DF||Jolanta Siwińska||2 April 1991||2||31 Aug 2018 BLR - POL (WWC qual.)|
|DF||Anna Rędzia||2 October 1996||13 Nov 2018 POL - BIH (friendly)|
|DF||Dominika Dereń||18 November 1996||1||13 Nov 2018 POL - BIH (friendly)|
|DF||Małgorzata Grec||11 September 1999||04 Oct 2018 EST - POL (friendly)|
|DF||Sandra Sałata||17 January 1991||4||06 Apr 2018 POL - ALB (WWC qual.)|
|DF||Symela Ciesielska||7 November 1990||06 Mar 2018 POL - UKR (Alanya Women's Cup)|
|DF||Patrycja Matla||16 July 1997||04 Mar 2018 POL - MEX (Alanya Women's Cup)|
|MF||Dominika Kopińska||11 November 1999||04 Oct 2018 EST - POL (friendly)|
|MF||Klaudia Lefeld||29 May 1998||1||04 Oct 2018 POL - EST (friendly)|
|MF||Marta Stodulska||2 November 1994||04 Oct 2018 POL - EST (friendly)|
|MF||Joanna Wróblewska||27 December 1995||04 Oct 2018 POL - EST (friendly)|
|MF||Klaudia Olejniczak||20 January 1997||04 Oct 2018 POL - EST (friendly)|
|MF||Kasandra Parczewska||28 January 1999||04 Oct 2018 POL - EST (friendly)|
|MF||Olga Zubchyk||9 March 1992||04 Oct 2018 POL - EST (friendly)|
|MF||Marta Cichosz||20 March 1994||1||04 Oct 2018 POL - EST (friendly)|
|MF||Roksana Ratajczyk||17 January 1999||1||04 Oct 2018 POL - EST (friendly)|
|MF||Agnieszka Jędrzejewicz||6 June 1998||10 Apr 2018 SCO - POL (WWC qual.)|
|MF||Madison Solow||30 May 1992||06 Apr 2018 POL - ALB (WWC qual.)|
|FW||Agata Tarczyńska||27 June 1988||9||12 Jun 2018 POL - SCO (WWC qual.)|
|FW||Joanna Operskalska||4 January 1987||06 Mar 2018 POL - UKR (Alanya Women's Cup)|
|FW||Nikol Kaletka||6 February 1995||7||06 Mar 2018 POL - UKR (Alanya Women's Cup)|
|1991 EC QS||GS: Gr.2||1–3 0–2|
|1–4 0–2||3 / 3|
|1993 EC QS||GS: Gr.7||1–2 0–3|
|1–3 1–4||3 / 3|
|1995 EC QS||GS: Gr.2||1–3 0–3|
|0–0 1–2||4 / 4|
|1997 EC QS||GS: Gr.6 (Class B)||9–0 8–0|
|0–1 2–6||2 / 4|
|1999 WC QS||GS: Gr.6 (Class B)||1–0 3–1|
|1–0 3–0||1 / 4|
|Class Promotion||0–1 0–4|
|2001 EC QS||GS: Gr.5 (Class B)||4–1 3–2|
|1–4 2–2||2 / 4|
|2003 WC QS||GS: Gr.7 (Class B)||5–0 5–0|
|2–0 4–0||1 / 5|
|Class Promotion||Cancelled||Promoted to Class A|
|2005 EC QS||GS: Gr.3 (Class A)||0–2 2–2|
|1–7 1–5||5 / 5|
|2007 WC QS||GS: Gr.3 (Class A)||1–5 1–3|
|3–2 4–2||4 / 5|
|2009 EC QS||GS: Gr.6||1–0 2–4|
|0–3 0–3||4 / 5|
|2011 WC QS||GS: Gr.4||4–1 1–3|
|4–0 1–0||2 / 5|
|2013 EC QS||GS: Gr.1||0–3 1–1|
|3–0 4–0||3 / 6|
|2017 EC QS||GS: Gr.4||0–0 0–6|
|0–3 0–4||3 / 5|
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