Macedonia women's national football team

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Macedonia
Nickname(s) Црвени Лавови
The Red Lions

Црвено-Жолти
Red-Yellows
Association Football Federation of Macedonia
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Dobrislav Dimoski
Captain Katerina Mileska
Most caps Violeta Spirovska (72)
Top scorer Nataša Andonova (12)
Home stadium Stadion Mladost
FIFA code MKD
FIFA ranking 105 Steady
Highest FIFA ranking 90 (December 2009)
Lowest FIFA ranking 124 (September 2006)
First colours
Second colours

The Macedonia women's national football team represents the Republic of Macedonia in international football. The team is controlled by the Football Federation of Macedonia, the governing body for football in the country.

Overview[edit]

They are currently coached by Gorazd Mihajlov. The Macedonian women's team find themselves ranked 118th out of 132 women's footballing nations registered with FIFA.[1]

At present, the Macedonian women's team has won only a single game. On November 8, 2007, they defeated Armenia 4–3 in Macedonia. The women's team played their first official game on 7 May 2005, in which they were beaten 4–0 by Croatia. Two weeks later, on 21 May 2005, Macedonia scored their first ever goal in a 7–1 loss to Slovenia.

World Cup record[edit]

World Cup Finals
Year Result GP W D* L GF GA GD
China 1991 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
Sweden 1995 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
United States 1999 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
United States 2003 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
China 2007 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
Germany 2011 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
Canada 2015 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
Total 0/7 - - - - - - -
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

European Championship record[edit]

Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
Germany 2001 Did Not Enter
England 2005 Did Not Enter
Finland 2009 Did Not Qualify
Sweden 2013 Did Not Qualify
Total 0/4 - - - - - - -

Current squad[edit]

Squad for the UEFA Euro qualifier game against Greece on 4 April 2012.[2]

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Froska Kostova (1988-05-11) 11 May 1988 (age 26) Republic of Macedonia ZFK Naše Taksi
12 1GK Elena Cakmakoska (1990-07-16) 16 July 1990 (age 24)
1GK Vesna Vitanova (1990-07-16) 16 July 1990 (age 24) Republic of Macedonia ZFK Naše Taksi
2DF Martina Smilkovska (1993-10-22) 22 October 1993 (age 21)
3 2DF Angela Ginovska (1993-08-31) 31 August 1993 (age 21)
4 2DF Sijce Andonova (1992-11-27) 27 November 1992 (age 21) Germany 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam II
5 2DF Milka Arsova (1989-05-05) 5 May 1989 (age 25) Republic of Macedonia ZFK Naše Taksi
13 2DF Marina Arsovska (1986-07-16) 16 July 1986 (age 28) Republic of Macedonia ZFK Naše Taksi
17 2DF Tanja Mitrevska (1987-02-27) 27 February 1987 (age 27)
6 3MF Katerina Mileska (1989-02-24) 24 February 1989 (age 25) Republic of Macedonia ZFK Naše Taksi
8 3MF Lenche Andreevska (1992-08-13) August 13, 1992 (age 22) Republic of Macedonia ZFK Naše Taksi
9 3MF Sireta Brahimi (C) (1982-04-10) 10 April 1982 (age 32) Republic of Macedonia ZFK Naše Taksi
14 3MF Marjana Naceva (1994-01-16) January 16, 1994 (age 20) Republic of Macedonia ZFK Naše Taksi
16 3MF Martina Dimkoska (1992-09-18) September 18, 1992 (age 22)
18 3MF Mladena Petrova (1993-10-02) October 2, 1993 (age 21)
7 4FW Gentjana Rochi (1994-09-17) 17 September 1994 (age 20) Republic of Macedonia ZFK Naše Taksi
10 4FW Nataša Andonova (1993-04-12) 12 April 1993 (age 21) Germany 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam
11 4FW Afrodita Salihi (1989-04-11) 11 April 1989 (age 25)

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