Afghanistan national football team

men's national association football team representing Afghanistan

Afghanistan national football team is the national football team of Afghanistan.

Shirt badge/Association crest
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationCAFA (Central Asia)
Head coachAnoush Dastgir
CaptainFaysal Shayesteh
Most capsZohib Islam Amiri (47)
Top scorerBalal Arezou (9)
Home stadiumGhazi Stadium
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 155 Increase 1 (22 December 2022)[1]
Highest122 (April 2014)
Lowest204 (January 2003)
First international
Afghanistan Afghanistan 0–0 Iran Iran
(Kabul, Afghanistan; 25 August 1941)
Biggest win
 Bhutan 1–8 Afghanistan Afghanistan
(New Delhi, India; 7 December 2011)
Biggest defeat
 Turkmenistan 11–0 Afghanistan Afghanistan
(Ashgabat, Turkmenistan; 19 November 2003)

References change

  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 22 December 2022. Retrieved 22 December 2022.
  2. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.