Tajikistan national football team

national association football team

Tajikistan national football team is the national football team of Tajikistan.

Tajikistan
Nickname(s)The Crowns[source?]
(Tajik: Тоҷҳо / Tâjhâ)
The Persian Lions[source?](Tajik: Шерҳои форсй / Ŝerhâi fârsi)
Sons of the Highlands[source?](Tajik: Бачаҳои Кӯҳистон / Baĉahâi Kuhistân)
Pamirians[source?](Tajik: Помириҳо / Pâmirihâ)
AssociationTajikistan Football Federation
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationCAFA (Central Asia)
Head coachUsmon Toshev
Most capsFatkhullo Fatkhuloev (68)
Top scorerManuchekhr Dzhalilov (17)
Home stadiumPamir Stadium (24,000)
FIFA codeTJK
First colours
Second colours
Third colours
FIFA ranking
Current 116 Decrease 1 (23 December 2021)[1]
Highest106 (July 2013)
Lowest180 (July 2003, October 2003)
First international
Tajikistan Tajikistan 2–2 Uzbekistan 
(Dushanbe, Tajikistan; 17 June 1992)
Biggest win
Tajikistan Tajikistan 16–0 Guam 
(Tabriz, Iran; 26 November 2000)
Biggest defeat
 Japan 8–0 Tajikistan Tajikistan
(Osaka, Japan; 11 October 2011)
AFC Challenge Cup
Appearances4 (first in 2006)
Best resultChampions (2006)
Bangabandhu Cup
Appearances1 (first in 2018)
Best resultRunners-up (2018)

Top scorersEdit

Pos Player Goals Apps Career
1 Numonjon Khakimov 14 2003-present
2 Yusuf Rabiyev 13 2003-present
3 Takhirdjon Mouminov 11 1993-2000
4 Alier Ashurmamadov 8 1992-2005
5 Dzhomikhon Muhidinov 7 2003-present
6 Choukhrat Djabarov 6 1997-2000
7 Arsen Avakov 5 1996-1997
7 Sukhrob Khamidov 5 2000-2003
7 Khurshed Mahmudov 5 2005-2007
10 Roustam Khodjaev 4 2000-2006

ReferencesEdit

  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 23 December 2021. Retrieved 23 December 2021.
  2. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.