Palestine women's national football team

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Palestine
Association Palestinian Football Association
Sub-confederation WAFF (West Asia)
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Head coach Nasser Beitello
Captain Honey M. I. Thaljieh
FIFA ranking 89 Increase2
Highest FIFA ranking 87 (March 2010)
Lowest FIFA ranking 100 (September 2009)
First international
 Jordan 9–0 Palestine 
(Amman, Jordan, 23 September 2005)
Biggest win
 Palestine 18–0 Qatar 
(Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, 20 October 2010)
Biggest defeat
 Palestine 0–19 Japan 
(Al-Ram, Palestine, 20 October 2011)
West Asian Football Federation Championship
Appearances 3 (First in 2005)
Best result 4th

The Palestine national women's football team is the national team of Palestine. The team was founded by Samar Araj[1] in 2003.[2]

Honours[edit]

World Cup record[edit]

World Cup Finals
Year Result Position GP W D* L GF GA GD
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.

Performance in Summer Olympics[edit]

  • FIFA: Women's Olympic Football:
    • 2008 : Did not enter
    • 2012 : Did not qualify

AFC Women's Asian Cup record[edit]

Women's Asian Cup
Year Result GP W D* L GF GA GD
Thailand2003 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
Australia2006 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
Vietnam2008 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
China2010 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
Vietnam2014 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
Total 0/18 - - - - - - -
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Performance in West Asian Women's Championship[edit]

Performance in Arabia Cup[edit]

Coaching staff[edit]

During the 2010 AFC Women's Asian Cup qualification in April 2009, Hani Saeed Ahmad Almajdoubah was coach.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Bethlehem Women's Football Team: The First in the Occupied Palestinian Territories". Alternative Information Center. 18 July 2007. Retrieved 26 June 2010. 
  2. ^ Tamimi, Iqbal (8 April 2009). "Women in Sport and Journalism: the first women's football team in Gaza played against the odds". Palestine Think Tank. Retrieved 26 June 2010. 

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