Libya national football team

men's national association football team representing Libya

Libya national football team is the national football team of Libya.

Libya
Nickname(s)The Mediterranean Knights
AssociationLibyan Football Federation
ConfederationCAF (Africa)
Sub-confederationUNAF (North Africa)
Head coachFawzi Al-Issawi
CaptainMuhammad Nashnoush
Most capsAhmed Saad (108)
Top scorerFawzi Al-Issawi (40)
Home stadiumTripoli Stadium
FIFA codeLBY
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 105 Decrease 1 (7 February 2019)[1]
Highest36 (September 2012)
Lowest187 (July 1997)
Elo ranking
Current 87 Steady (3 March 2019)[2]
Highest46 (August 1985)
Lowest124 (June 2003)
First international
 Egypt 10–2 Libya Libya
(Egypt; July 29, 1953)
Biggest win
 Libya 21–0 Muscat and Oman Flag of Muscat.svg
(Iraq; April 6, 1966)
Biggest defeat
 Egypt 10–2 Libya Libya
(Egypt; July 29, 1953)
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances3 (first in 1982)
Best resultRunners-up, 1982

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.