Andalusia autonomous football team

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Andalucia
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) Los Linces
Association Federación Andaluza de Fútbol
Head coach Adolfo Aldana
Captain ?
Most caps ?
Top scorer ?
FIFA ranking -
First colours
Second colours
First international
Andalusia Andalucia 1 - 4 Galicia 
(14 January 1923)
Biggest win
Andalusia Andalucia 5 - 1 Catalonia 
(1936)
Biggest defeat
Andalusia Andalucia 1 - 4 Galicia 
(14 January 1923)
Appearances (First in -)
Best result -

The Andalusia autonomous football team is the regional football team for Andalusia, Spain. They are not affiliated with FIFA or UEFA, because it is represented internationally by the Spanish National Football Team. It only plays friendly matches.

The project for a football selection-team of Andalusia born in 1928, and started officially during the celebration of the Iberoamerican Expo in Seville, 1929, when Andalucia played a friendly match against Club Atlético Boca Juniors in Estadio de Heliopolis, known today as Estadio Manuel Ruiz de Lopera.

They did not play again until 1965, during the 50 years celebration of the Federación Andaluza de Fútbol, when they played against Paraguay national football team in Estadio Sánchez Pizjuán, Seville.

Current squad[edit]

Squad for the friendly against Madrid on 7 June 2013.

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Adrián (1987-01-03) 3 January 1987 (age 27) 0 0 England West Ham United
2DF Javi López (1986-01-21) 21 January 1986 (age 28) 0 0 Spain RCD Espanyol
2DF Domingo Cisma (1982-02-09) 9 February 1982 (age 32) 0 0 Spain Atlético Madrid
2DF Carlos Marchena (1979-07-31) 31 July 1979 (age 35) 0 0 Spain Deportivo de La Coruña
2DF Mané (1981-12-21) 21 December 1981 (age 32) 0 0 Spain Getafe CF
2DF Álex Gálvez (1989-06-06) 6 June 1989 (age 25) 0 0 Spain Rayo Vallecano
2DF José Ángel Crespo (1987-02-09) 9 February 1987 (age 27) 0 0 Italy Hellas Verona F.C.
3MF Joaquín Sánchez (1981-07-21) 21 July 1981 (age 33) 0 0 Spain Málaga CF
3MF Francisco Portillo (1990-06-13) 13 June 1990 (age 24) 0 0 Spain Málaga CF
3MF Salva Sevilla (1984-03-18) 18 March 1984 (age 30) 0 0 Spain Real Betis
3MF Cañas (1987-05-27) 27 May 1987 (age 27) 0 0 Wales Swansea City
3MF José Antonio Reyes (1983-09-01) 1 September 1983 (age 30) 0 0 Spain Sevilla FC
3MF Raúl Baena (1989-03-02) 2 March 1989 (age 25) 0 0 Spain RCD Espanyol
3MF Álvaro Cejudo (1984-01-29) 29 January 1984 (age 30) 0 0 Spain CA Osasuna
3MF Alejandro Alfaro (1986-11-23) 23 November 1986 (age 27) 0 0 Spain RCD Mallorca
3MF Diego Capel (1988-02-16) 16 February 1988 (age 26) 0 0 Portugal Sporting Lisbon
3MF Francisco Gallardo (1980-01-13) 13 January 1980 (age 34) 0 0 Hungary Diósgyőri VTK
3MF Israel (1987-03-16) 16 March 1987 (age 27) 0 0 Greece Veria F.C.
4FW Nolito (1986-10-15) 15 October 1986 (age 27) 0 0 Spain Granada CF
4FW David Barral (1983-05-10) 10 May 1983 (age 31) 0 0 Turkey Orduspor

Selected Internationals[edit]

Famous players[edit]

Coaches[edit]

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