Alderney official football team

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Alderney
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Alderney Football Association
Head coach Alan Adamson[1]
Home stadium Arsenal Ground (Mount Hale)
Biggest win

Alderney Alderney 1 - 0 Guernsey Guernsey
(29 April 1920)

Alderney Alderney 1 - 0 Saaremaa Saare County
(4 July 2003)
Biggest defeat
Jersey Jersey 18 - 0 Alderney Alderney
(19 March 1994)

The Alderney official football team is the official football team for Alderney, the third largest of the Channel Islands and they play their home matches at Arsenal Ground (Mount Hale) They are not affiliated with FIFA or UEFA.

The team plays in the Muratti Vase Cup, a cup competition started in 1905, in which the Channel Islands of Alderney, Guernsey and Jersey play against each other. Alderney have only won the competition once, in 1920. The Muratti format requires Alderney to play a semi-final match against the other islands on a rota basis but always with Alderney being the home side. The winner of the match goes on to play the remaining island in the final. Alderney also play the occasional game outside the Muratti competition including taking part in the Island Games football tournament in 2003 in which they finished a creditable 12th out of a pool of 15.[2]

Selected Internationals opponents[edit]

  • Last game:  Alderney 0-5 Jersey  - Alderney - 29 March 2015. (Muratti Vase semi-final)[3]
Opponents Matches Win Draw Loss GF GA
 Falkland Islands 1 0 0 1 0 3
 Gibraltar 1 0 0 1 1 6
 Greenland 1 0 0 1 0 3
 Guernsey 52 1 0 51 22 246
 Isle of Wight 1 0 0 1 0 3
 Jersey 44 0 0 43 22 246
 Orkney 1 0 0 1 1 3
 Raetia 1 0 0 1 2 3
 Rhodes 1 0 0 1 1 5
 Saare County 1 1 0 0 1 0
 Sealand 3 0 1 2 3 5
 Ynys Môn 1 0 0 1 0 5

Island Games Record[edit]

1989 1991 1993 1995 1997 1999 2001 2003 2005 2007 2009 2011 2013 2015
- - - - - - 11th - - - 14th -

References[edit]

  1. ^ Alderney name their squad for Muratti semi-final
  2. ^ "Island Games 2003 Football Results" (PDF). island Games. Retrieved 4 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "Muratti Vase 2015: Jersey thump Alderney in semi-final". BBC News. 29 March 2015. Retrieved 30 March 2015. 

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