Guadeloupe women's national football team

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Guadeloupe
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Ligue Guadeloupéenne de Football
Confederation CONCACAF (North America)
First colours
Second colours
First international
Guadeloupe Guadeloupe 3–0 Martinique Martinique
(Guadeloupe; 2000)
Biggest win
Guadeloupe Guadeloupe 3–0 Martinique Martinique
(Guadeloupe; 2000)
Biggest defeat
Guadeloupe Guadeloupe 1–5 Martinique Martinique
(Martinique; 2000)

Guadeloupe women's national football team is the national team of Guadeloupe. They have played in very few matches.

History[edit]

In 1985, almost no country in the world had a women's national football team.[1] The team did not play in any notable matches in 2008.[2] Guadeloupe women's national football team participated in the 2010 Caribbean Women's Championships. In the first game at home on 30 April, they beat Martinique 2-0. On the return leg in Martinique on 21 May, they lost 1-5.[3] In March 2012, the team was not ranked in the world by FIFA.[4]

Background[edit]

Ligue Guadeloupéenne de Football is the sport's governing association in the country but they are associated with Fédération Française de Football.[5] Marie Galante Football Feminin is one of the women's football teams in the country.[6] In 2008, 28.7% of the sport participants in the country were women.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chrös McDougall (1 January 2012). Soccer. ABDO. p. 45. ISBN 978-1-61783-146-1. Retrieved 13 April 2012. 
  2. ^ "Les résultats de l'année 2008 - Le Guide du Sport des Îles de Guadeloupe" (in French). Guadeloupe-sport.com. 2010-03-25. Retrieved 2012-04-28. 
  3. ^ "Caribbean Women's Championship 2000". Rsssf.com. 2005-10-02. Retrieved 2012-04-13. 
  4. ^ "The FIFA Women's World Ranking". FIFA.com. 2009-09-25. Retrieved 2012-04-13. 
  5. ^ "Football — Le Guide du Sport des Îles de Guadeloupe" (in French). Guadeloupe-sport.com. Retrieved 2012-04-28. 
  6. ^ Ganesha (2010-07-13). "MARIE GALANTE FOOTBALL FEMININ — Le Guide du Sport des Îles de Guadeloupe" (in French). Guadeloupe-sport.com. Retrieved 2012-04-28. 
  7. ^ "Les chiffres du sport 2008 - Le Guide du Sport des Îles de Guadeloupe" (in French). Guadeloupe-sport.com. 2010-03-25. Retrieved 2012-04-28. 

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