Zimbabwe national football team

national association football team

Zimbabwe national football team is the national football team of Zimbabwe.

Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)The Warriors
AssociationZimbabwe Football Association
ConfederationCAF (Africa)
(Southern Africa)
Head coachSunday Chidzambwa
CaptainKnowledge Musona
Most capsPeter Ndlovu (100)
Top scorerPeter Ndlovu (38)
Home stadiumNational Sports Stadium
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 121 Steady (23 December 2021)[1]
Highest40 (April 1995)
Lowest131 (October 2009, February–March 2016)
First international
Southern Rhodesia Southern Rhodesia 0–4 England XI England
(Salisbury, Rhodesia; 26 June 1929)
Biggest win
 Botswana 0–7 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe
(Gaborone, Botswana; 26 August 1990)
Biggest defeat
 South Africa 7–0 Rhodesia Rhodesia
(South Africa; 9 April 1977)
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances3 (first in 2004)
Best resultGroup stage, 2004, 2006, and 2017


  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.