Turkmenistan national football team

national association football team

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

Turkmenistan
Shirt badge/Association crest
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)
Elo ranking
Current 154 Decrease 6 (3 March 2019)[5]
Highest83 (31 March 2004)
Lowest154 (27 March 2018)
First international
Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic Kazakhstan 1–0 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan
(Almaty, Kazakhstan; 1 June 1992)[6]
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. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.
  6. http://soccer-db.net/get_scores.php?page=2&status=%&notes=&id=tkm&game=[permanent dead link]