Armenia women's national football team

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Armenia
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Ararat
AssociationFootball Federation of Armenia
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachVacant
Home stadiumMika Stadium
FIFA codeARM
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
CurrentNR (12 July 2019)[1]
Highest83 (October 2003)
Lowest148 (September 2015)
First international
 Armenia 0–11 Austria 
(Waidhofen, Austria; 10 May 2003)
Biggest win
 Armenia 2–1 Estonia 
(Skopje, Macedonia; 7 November 2008)
 Armenia 2–1 Malta 
(Skopje, Macedonia; 12 November 2008)
 Armenia 1–0 Latvia 
(Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina; 23 November 2006)
 Faroe Islands 0–1 Armenia 
(Ta'Qali, Malta; 3 March 2011)
Biggest defeat
 Austria 11–0 Armenia 
(Waidhofen, Austria; 10 May 2003)
 Armenia 0–11 Austria 
(Waidhofen, Austria; 13 May 2003)
 Denmark 11–0 Armenia 
(Vejle, Denmark; 23 November 2011)

The Armenia women's national football team (Armenian: Հայաստանի ֆուտբոլի ազգային հավաքական) is the national football team of Armenia and is controlled by the Football Federation of Armenia. After the split of the Soviet Union, the team played its first international match. They play their home games at the Mika Stadium in Yerevan. The team's first match was on 10 May 2003 against Austria which they lost 11–0. The team has not qualified for a World Cup or a Women's Euro yet. They haven't played any international matches since 2012.

History[edit]

Armenia played its first match in Waidhofen against Austria, losing 11–0. Three days later they lost again 11–0, against Austria again, this time with 5–0 at halftime. After these two matches, they played four matches against Slovakia and Greece.

Armenia withdrew from the 2007 World Cup qualification before playing any matches. Later, they played international friendlies in 2007–2009; playing the World Cup qualifiers in November 2009 – August 2010, finishing last with only a goal, 42 conceded and all eight matches lost. Their last competition was the 2013 Women's Euro qualifiers. They have not entered the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification.

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 Enter - - - - - - -
France 2019 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
Total 0/8 - - - - - - -
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

2011 World Cup Qualifying[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Italy Finland Portugal Slovenia Armenia
 Italy 8 7 1 0 38 3 +35 22 1–1 2–0 6–0 7–0
 Finland 8 6 1 1 25 6 +19 19 1–3 4–1 4–1 7–0
 Portugal 8 4 0 4 17 10 +7 12 1–3 0–1 1–0 7–0
 Slovenia 8 2 0 6 7 27 −20 6 0–8 0–3 0–4 1–0
 Armenia 8 0 0 8 1 42 −41 0 0–8 0–4 0–3 1–5

Armenia 0–4 Finland
Report[permanent dead link] Sanna Talonen Goal 1'40'
Maija Saari Goal 78'
Sanna Malaska Goal 88'
Referee: Mihaela Gurdon Bašimamović (Croatia)

Armenia 0–8 Italy
Report Tona Goal 12'
Conti Goal 25'83' (pen.)
Gama Goal 29'68'
Fuselli Goal 55'
Schiavi Goal 70'
Panico Goal 90+2'

Armenia 1–5 Slovenia
Mangasaryan Goal 74' (pen.) Report Milenkovič Goal 25'
Tibaut Goal 41'
Zver Goal 54'75'
Vrabel Goal 63'
Referee: Natalia Aleksakhina (Ukraine)

Finland 7–0 Armenia
Österberg Kalmari Goal 2'34'77'
Sjölund Goal 19'38'83'
Rantanen Goal 45+1'
Report
Referee: Anja Kunick (Germany)

Italy 7–0 Armenia
Tona Goal 1'
Conti Goal 40'
Gabbiadini Goal 50'80'
Panico Goal 52'90+4'
Camporese Goal 77' (pen.)
Report

Slovenia 1–0 Armenia
Milenkovič Goal 56' Report
Referee: Monica Mularczyk (Poland)

Portugal 7–0 Armenia
Edite Fernandes Goal 22'49'86'
Sílvia Rebelo Goal 27'
Cláudia Neto Goal 33'
Sofia Vieira Goal 40' (pen.)
Carole Costa Goal 44'
Report
Referee: Paula Thörn (Sweden)

Armenia 0–3 Portugal
Report Dolores Silva Goal 31'64'
Carole Costa Goal 55'
Referee: Ann-Helen Østervold (Norway)

Current squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Armenia GK Anni Nersisyan
2 Armenia GK Anna Karapetyan
3 Armenia DF Alisa Khachatryan
4 Armenia DF Ani Ghukasyan
5 Armenia DF Armine Khachatryan
6 Armenia DF Armine Tadevosyan
7 Armenia DF Mariam Torgomyan
8 Armenia DF Marine Karapetyan
9 Armenia DF Sona Shahinyan
10 Armenia DF Susanna Sayadyan
11 Armenia MF Anna Petrosyan
No. Position Player
12 Armenia MF Kristine Hakobyan
13 Armenia MF Kristine Mangasaryan
14 Armenia MF Lilit Karapetyan
15 Armenia MF Lusine Hovhannisyan
16 Armenia MF Vardine Khanzatyan
17 Armenia FW Eleonora Davtyan
18 Armenia FW Gayane Kostanyan
19 Armenia FW Hripsime Epremyan
20 Armenia FW Kristine Aleksanyan
21 Armenia FW Mariam Stepanyan

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The FIFA/Coca-Cola Women's World Ranking". FIFA. 12 July 2019. Retrieved 12 July 2019.

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