Albania national futsal team

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Albania
Nickname(s) Kuq e Zinjtë (Red and Blacks)
Association Football Association of Albania
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Edi Martinaj
Captain Gerdi Spahiu
FIFA code ALB
FIFA ranking 79 [1]
Home colours
Away colours
First international
Greece Greece 13-4 Albania Albania
(Braga, Portugal; 7 November 2003)
Biggest win
Malta Malta 2-5 Albania Albania
(Valletta, Malta; 20 February 2009)
Biggest defeat
Portugal Portugal 18-6 Albania Albania
(Braga, Portugal; 8 November 2003)
World Cup
Appearances 0
UEFA Futsal Championship
Appearances 0

The Albanian national futsal team represents Albania in international futsal competitions and is controlled by the Albanian Football Federation. The team debuted in the 2005 UEFA Futsal Championship. They won the first match 8–6 against England, and they drew to Cyprus, but failed to qualify because of the goal difference. In the 2008 FIFA Futsal World Cup, Albania, was drawn against Slovenia, Greece, and Malta. They ended up in second place winning two matches and losing only one. In the end Slovenia qualified for the finals. In the 2007 UEFA Futsal Championship, Albania made a bad performance by losing all matches and finishing last in group.

Competition History[edit]

FIFA World Cup[edit]

FIFA World Cup Record
Year Round Pld W D L GS GA
Brazil 2008 Did not qualify - - - - - -
Thailand 2012 Did not qualify - - - - - -
Total 0/2 - - - - - -

UEFA European Futsal Championship[edit]

UEFA European Futsal Championship Record
Year Round Pld W D L GS GA
Czech Republic 2005 Did not qualify - - - - - -
Portugal 2007 Did not qualify - - - - - -
Hungary 2010 Did not qualify - - - - - -
Croatia 2012 Did not qualify - - - - - -
Total 0/4 - - - - - -

Current squad[edit]

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Klodian Rrapi (1983-08-27) August 27, 1983 (age 31) 3 0 Albania Flamurtari Vlorë
12 1GK Armand Nebiu (1983-11-15) November 15, 1983 (age 31) 6 0 Albania Futsal Klub Tirana
14 2DF Shyqyri Bylyku (1983-06-06) June 6, 1983 (age 32) 2 0 Albania Futsal Klub Tirana
6 2DF Arjan Bllumbi (1985-03-14) March 14, 1985 (age 30) 5 0 Albania Ali Demi
2DF Ani Mullai (1983-08-09) August 9, 1983 (age 31) 1 0 Albania Futsal Klub Tirana
3 2DF Roald Halimi (1988-07-01) July 1, 1988 (age 27) 5 1 Italy Kaos Futsal
2DF Ramadan Alaj (1988-02-09) February 9, 1988 (age 27) 0 0 Kosovo FC Eskavatori
2DF Mentor Mejzini (1984-08-30) August 30, 1984 (age 30) 3 3 Kosovo FC Feniks Drenas
5 2DF Enrit Samarxhiu (1981-11-26) November 26, 1981 (age 33) 9 2 Albania Futsal Klub Tirana
4 2DF Gentian Begaj (1978-03-20) March 20, 1978 (age 37) 6 7 Greece Athina 90
7 2DF Armand Çela (1985-12-03) December 3, 1985 (age 29) 6 3 Albania Futsal Klub Tirana
2 2DF Indrin Llagami (1983-06-23) June 23, 1983 (age 32) 3 1 Albania Futsal Klub Tirana
4FW Endrit Kaca (1990-02-01) February 1, 1990 (age 25) 3 4 Malta Qormi FC
4FW Halim Selmanaj (1992-10-02) October 2, 1992 (age 22) 3 2 Kosovo FC Liburn
9 4FW Erion Hoxha (1985-03-13) March 13, 1985 (age 30) 6 2 Albania Futsal Klub Tirana
4FW Blendi Gockaj (1989-06-20) June 20, 1989 (age 26) 1 0 Malta Qormi FC
4FW Florjan Gjoni (1986-06-25) June 25, 1986 (age 29) 3 0 Albania Futsal Klub Tirana
4FW Azem Brahimi (1988-06-13) June 13, 1988 (age 27) 3 3 Kosovo FC Feniks Drenas
10 4FW Fisnik Bllaca (1985-02-13) February 13, 1985 (age 30) 5 0 Albania Teuta Durrës
11 4FW Florian Manastirliu (1983-08-29) August 29, 1983 (age 31) 5 0 Albania Futsal Klub Tirana
4FW Karlo Kalus (1983-09-28) September 28, 1983 (age 31) 3 1 Albania Flamurtari Vlorë
4FW Dorian Dajko (1987-10-27) October 27, 1987 (age 27) 3 1 Albania Teuta Durrës
4FW Arjan Nikolli (1978-07-19) July 19, 1978 (age 37) 3 0 Albania Edro Vlora
13 4FW Julind Thanasi (1983-07-07) July 7, 1983 (age 32) 2 1 Albania Ali Demi

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