Somalia national football team

national association football team

Somalia national football team is the national football team of Somalia. They have never qualified for the World Cup or the African Cup of Nations.

Somalia
Nickname(s)Ocean Stars
AssociationSomali Football Federation
ConfederationCAF (Africa)
Sub-confederationCECAFA
(Central & East Africa)
Head coachBashir Hayford[1][2]
Home stadiumMogadishu Stadium
FIFA codeSOM
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 204 Steady (7 February 2019)[3]
Highest158 (April–June 1995)
Lowest207 (April–May 2018)
Elo ranking
Current 203 Increase 3 (3 March 2019)[4]
Highest126 (1973)
Lowest207 (2015)
First international
1951[5]
Biggest win
 Somalia 5–2 Mauritania 
(Morocco; August 7, 1985)
Biggest defeat
 North Korea 14–0 Somalia 
(Indonesia; November 12, 1963)

ReferencesEdit

  1. admin (2019-03-13). "Bashiru Hayford appointed as National Head Coach of Somalia". The Spot Of Latest Trending News And Leaks. Retrieved 2019-03-13.
  2. "Ghana's Bashir Hayford confirmed as Somalia coach". 25 March 2019 – via www.bbc.co.uk.
  3. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  4. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.
  5. Hassan, Mohammed Sheik (2008). History of Somali football (1938–2007). Scansom. p. 20. Retrieved 10 July 2014.