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Burundi national football team

national association football team

Burundi national football team is the national football team of Burundi.

Burundi
Nickname(s)Intamba
Les Hirondelles
The Chayfs
(The Swallows)
AssociationFootball Federation of Burundi
ConfederationCAF (Africa)
Sub-confederationCECAFA
(East & Central Africa)
Head coachOlivier Niyungeko
CaptainSelemani Ndikumana
Most capsCédric Amissi (42)
Top scorerFiston Abdul Razak (17)
Home stadiumPrince Louis Rwagasore Stadium
FIFA codeBDI
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 138 Increase 1 (7 February 2019)[1]
Highest96 (August 1993)
Lowest160 (July 1998)
Elo ranking
Current 113 Increase 12 (3 March 2019)[2]
Highest79 (13 December 1998)
Lowest159 (4 December 2009)
First international
 Uganda 7–0 Burundi 
(Kampala, Uganda; October 9, 1964)[3]
Biggest win
 Burundi 7–0 Djibouti 
(Bujumbura, Burundi; March 11, 2017)
Biggest defeat
 Congo 8–0  Burundi
(Cameroon; December 24, 1977)[3]
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances1 (first in 2019)
Best resultTo be determined

ReferencesEdit

  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  2. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Barrie Courtney. "Burundi – List of International Matches". RSSSF. Retrieved 2013-04-08.