Andalusia autonomous football team

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Andalucia
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Federación Andaluza de Fútbol
Head coach Adolfo Aldana
Captain ?
Most caps ?
Top scorer ?
First colours
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FIFA ranking
Current
First international
Andalusia Andalucia 1 – 4 Galicia 
(14 January 1923)
Biggest win
Andalusia Andalucia 5 – 1 Catalonia 
(1936)
Biggest defeat
Andalusia Andalucia 1 – 4 Galicia 
(14 January 1923)
Appearances (First in –)
Best result

The Andalusia autonomous football team is the regional football team for Andalusia, Spain. They are not affiliated with FIFA or UEFA, because it is represented internationally by the Spanish National Football Team. It only plays friendly matches.

The project for a football selection-team of Andalusia born in 1928, and started officially during the celebration of the Iberoamerican Expo in Seville, 1929, when Andalucia played a friendly match against Club Atlético Boca Juniors in Estadio de Heliopolis, known today as Estadio Benito Villamarín.

They did not play again until 1965, during the 50 years celebration of the Federación Andaluza de Fútbol, when they played against Paraguay national football team in Estadio Sánchez Pizjuán, Seville.

Current squad[edit]

Squad for the friendly against Madrid on 7 June 2013.

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Adrián (1987-01-03) 3 January 1987 (age 29) 0 0 England West Ham
2DF Javi López (1986-01-21) 21 January 1986 (age 30) 0 0 Spain Espanyol
2DF Domingo Cisma (1982-02-09) 9 February 1982 (age 34) 0 0 Spain Córdoba
2DF Carlos Marchena (1979-07-31) 31 July 1979 (age 37) 0 0 Retired
2DF Mané (1981-12-21) 21 December 1981 (age 34) 0 0 Free Agent
2DF Álex Gálvez (1989-06-06) 6 June 1989 (age 27) 0 0 Germany Werder Bremen
2DF José Ángel Crespo (1987-02-09) 9 February 1987 (age 29) 0 0 Spain Rayo
3MF Joaquín Sánchez (1981-07-21) 21 July 1981 (age 35) 0 0 Spain Betis
3MF Francisco Portillo (1990-06-13) 13 June 1990 (age 26) 0 0 Spain Betis
3MF Salva Sevilla (1984-03-18) 18 March 1984 (age 32) 0 0 Spain Espanyol
3MF Cañas (1987-05-27) 27 May 1987 (age 29) 0 0 Spain Espanyol
3MF José Antonio Reyes (1983-09-01) 1 September 1983 (age 33) 0 0 Spain Sevilla
3MF Raúl Baena (1989-03-02) 2 March 1989 (age 27) 0 0 Spain Rayo
3MF Álvaro Cejudo (1984-01-29) 29 January 1984 (age 32) 0 0 Spain Betis
3MF Alejandro Alfaro (1986-11-23) 23 November 1986 (age 29) 0 0 Spain Valladolid
3MF Diego Capel (1988-02-16) 16 February 1988 (age 28) 0 0 Italy Genoa
3MF Francisco Gallardo (1980-01-13) 13 January 1980 (age 36) 0 0 Retired
3MF Israel (1987-03-16) 16 March 1987 (age 29) 0 0 Free Agent
4FW Nolito (1986-10-15) 15 October 1986 (age 29) 0 0 Spain Celta
4FW David Barral (1983-05-10) 10 May 1983 (age 33) 0 0 Spain Granada

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