Samoa national football team

national association football team

Samoa national football team is the national football team of Samoa.

Samoa
AssociationFootball Federation Samoa
ConfederationOFC (Oceania)
Head coachScott Easthope
Most capsDesmond Fa'aiuaso (17)
Top scorerDesmond Fa'aiuaso (7)
Home stadiumNational Soccer Stadium
FIFA codeSAM
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 193 Steady (27 May 2021)[1]
Highest146 (December 2007)
Lowest204 (November 2011)
First international
 Solomon Islands 12–0 Western Samoa 
(Fiji; 31 August 1979)
as Samoa
 Cook Islands 2–1 Samoa 
(Rarotonga, Cook Islands; 2 September 1998)
Biggest win
 Samoa 8–0 American Samoa 
(Coffs Harbour, Australia; 9 April 2001)
as Western Samoa
 Western Samoa 3–1 American Samoa 
(Apia, Western Samoa; 20 August 1983)
 Western Samoa 3–1 American Samoa 
(Apia, Western Samoa; 24 November 1994)
Biggest defeat
 Tahiti 13–0 Western Samoa 
(Solomon Islands; 13 July 1981)
as Samoa
 Australia 11–0 Samoa 
(Coffs Harbour, Australia; 16 April 2001)
 Samoa 0–11 Vanuatu 
(Apia, Samoa; 18 July 2019)
OFC Nations Cup
Appearances2 (first in 2012)
Best resultGroup stage, 2012 and 2016

ReferencesEdit

  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 27 May 2021. Retrieved 27 May 2021.
  2. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.