Burkina Faso women's national football team

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Burkina Faso
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Fédération Burkinabé de Foot-Ball
Sub-confederation WAFU (West Africa)
Confederation CAF
Home stadium Stade du 4-Août
FIFA ranking 125 Steady[1]
Highest FIFA ranking 92 (December 2009)
Lowest FIFA ranking 144 (December 2007)
First colours
Second colours
First international
 Burkina Faso 10–0 Niger 
(Ouagadougou; September 2, 2007)
Biggest win
 Burkina Faso 10–0 Niger 
(Ouagadougou; September 2, 2007)
Biggest defeat
 Burkina Faso 0–3 Ghana 
(Ouagadougou; February 16, 2014)
 Ghana 3–0 Burkina Faso 
(Accra, Ghana; March 1, 2014)

The Burkina Faso women's national football team is the national women's football team of Burkina Faso and is overseen by the Fédération Burkinabé de Foot-Ball. In the history of female football in the country, there have been only 5 fixtures for this team, four taking place in Ouagadougou and one in Accra.[2]


Burkina Faso played their first match on 2 September 2007 in Ouagadougou against Niger and won 10-0, the best result till today. They disputed their second match also against Niger, and again in Ouagadougou, winning this time by 5-0. Their third match was again in Ouagadougou, against Mali and was the first loss, by 4-2.

The Burkinabes disputed again a match on 16 February 2014, in Ouagadougou, for the 2014 African Women's Championship qualification against Ghana and lost by 3-0 in the first leg. The second leg was in Accra, Ghana, and lost again by 3-0, resulting in a 6-0 aggregate and lost qualification for the Championship.


World Cup[edit]

FIFA Women's World Cup
Year Result Matches Wins Draws Losses GF GA
China 1991 to
Germany 2011
Did Not Enter
Canada 2015 Did Not Qualify
Total 0/7 0 0 0 0 0 0

African Championship[edit]

African Women's Championship
Year Result Matches Wins Draws Losses GF GA
1991 to
Equatorial Guinea 2012
Did Not Enter
Namibia 2014 Did Not Qualify
Total - - - - - - -


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