Turkmenistan national football team

national association football team

Turkmenistan national football team is the national football team of Turkmenistan.

Turkmenistan
Nickname(s)Emerald
Greens
Karakum Warriors
AssociationTürkmenistanyň Futbol federasiýasy (TFF)
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationCAFA (Central Asia)
Head coachAnte Miše[1]
CaptainArslanmyrat Amanow
Most capsArslanmyrat Amanow (44)[2]
Top scorerArslanmyrat Amanow (13)[3]
Home stadiumKopetdag Stadium
FIFA codeTKM
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 136 Decrease 9 (7 February 2019)[4]
Highest86 (April 2004)
Lowest174 (September 2007)
First international
Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic Kazakhstan 1–0 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan
(Almaty, Kazakhstan; 1 June 1992)[5]
Biggest win
 Turkmenistan 11–0 Afghanistan 
(Ashgabat, Turkmenistan; 19 November 2003)
Biggest defeat
 Tajikistan 5–0 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan
(Dushanbe; Tajikistan; 22 June 1997)
 Kuwait 6–1 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan
(Kuwait City, Kuwait; 10 February 2000)
 Qatar 5–0 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan
(Doha, Qatar; 31 May 2004)
 Bahrain 5–0 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan
(Riffa, Bahrain; 3 August 2005)
Asian Cup
Appearances2 (first in 2004)
Best resultGroup stage (2004 and 2019)

Top scorersEdit

Pos Player Goals Apps Career
1 Charyar Mukhadov 13 1992-1999
2 Redzhep M. Agabayev 9 1997-2003
2 Begenchmukhammet Kuliyev 9 1998-2004
2 Vladimir Bayramov 9 2000-2007
5 Muslim Agayev 8 1997-2003
6 Guvanch Ovekov 7 2003-present
7 Berdymurad Nurmuradov 5 1993-1994
7 Vitaly Zolotukhin 4 1992-1994
7 Djumadurdy Meredov 4 1996-2001
7 Kurbangelidy Durdyev 4 1992-2004
7 Nazar Bayramov 4 2003-2004
7 Kakha Gogoladze 4 2004

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Türekmenistanyň futbol hem-de futzal milli ýygyndylaryny horwatiýaly hünärmenleri türgenleşdirer - Türkmenistanyň Futbol Federasiýasy". tff.com.tm. Retrieved 3 June 2019.
  2. Strack-Zimmermann, Benjamin. "Arslanmyrat Amanow". www.national-football-teams.com. Retrieved 3 June 2019.
  3. "Players with 100+ Caps and 30+ International Goals". www.rsssf.com. Retrieved 3 June 2019.
  4. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  5. http://soccer-db.net/get_scores.php?page=2&status=%&notes=&id=tkm&game=[permanent dead link]
  6. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.