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Macedonia national football team

men's national association football team representing North Macedonia

National football team of North Macedonia is the national football team of the Republic of North Macedonia.

North Macedonia
Nickname(s)
  • Црвени Рисови
    Crveni Risovi (Red Lynxes)
  • Црвени Лавови
    Crveni Lavovi (Red Lions)
AssociationФудбалска Федерација на Македонија – Fudbalska Federacija na Makedonija (ФФМ/FFM)
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachIgor Angelovski
CaptainGoran Pandev
Most capsGoce Sedloski (100)
Top scorerGoran Pandev (33)
Home stadiumPhilip II Arena
FIFA codeMKD
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 71 Decrease 3 (7 February 2019)[1]
Highest46 (October 2008)
Lowest166 (March 2017)
Elo ranking
Current 77 Increase 1 (3 March 2019)[2]
Highest41 (12 April 2018)
Lowest113 (January 2017)
First international
 Slovenia 1–4 Macedonia Republic of Macedonia
(Kranj, Slovenia; 13 October 1993)
Biggest win
 Liechtenstein 1–11 Macedonia Republic of Macedonia
(EschenMauren, Liechtenstein; 9 November 1996)
Biggest defeat
Republic of Macedonia Macedonia 0–5 Belgium 
(Skopje, Macedonia; 7 June 1995)
Republic of Macedonia Macedonia 0–5 Slovakia 
(Skopje, Macedonia; 7 October 2001)
 Hungary 5–0 Macedonia Republic of Macedonia
(Budapest, Hungary; 14 November 2001)
 Czech Republic 6–1 Macedonia Republic of Macedonia
(Teplice, Czech Republic; 8 June 2005)

Most appearancesEdit

Pos Player Apps Goals Career
1 Goce Sedloski 89 7 1996-present
2 Artim Sakiri 72 15 1997-2007
3 Petar Milosevski 59 1998-present
4 Velice Sumulikoski 54 2002-present
5 Igor Mitreski 52 2001-present
6 Gjorgji Hristov 47 17 1995-2003
7 Goran Pandev 43 15 2001-present
8 Goran Maznov 42 10 2001-present
8 Vlatko Grozdanoski 42 4 2001-present
8 Toni Micevski 42 1993-2001

Top scorersEdit

Pos Player Goals Apps Career
1 Gjorgji Hristov 17 47 1995-2003
2 Artim Sakiri 15 72 1996-2007
2 Goran Pandev 15 43 2001-present
4 Goran Maznov 10 42 2001-present
5 Saša Ćirić 8 1996-2003
6 Goce Sedloski 7 89 1996-present
7 Ilco Naumoski 6 2003-present
8 Zoran Boskovski 5 1993-1998
8 Mitko Stojkovski 5 1994-2002
10 Vlatko Grozdanoski 4 42 2001-present


  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.