Azerbaijan women's national football team
(The Land of Fire)
|Association||Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan|
|Head coach||Shamil Haydarov|
|Home stadium||Tofik Bakhramov Stadium
Ismet Qaibov Stadium
|Current||67 4 (23 June 2017)|
|Highest||58 (December 2009)|
|Lowest||148 (September 2015)|
| Romania 4–1 Azerbaijan
(Mogoșoaia, Romania; November 18, 2006)
| Macedonia 0–4 Azerbaijan
(Tbilisi, Georgia; May 13, 2009)
| Sweden 17–0 Azerbaijan
(Gothenburg, Sweden; June 23, 2010)
The Azerbaijan women's national football team represents Azerbaijan in international women's football. They are currently 67th in the FIFA Women's World Rankings. Azerbaijan has never qualified for any international tournament. The majority of Azerbaijan's home matches are held at the national stadium, Tofiq Bahramov Stadium.
In 2005, the AFFA had planned to send a team to the Women's World Cup qualifying, finally, the team withdrew before it started the qualifying tournament. On November 18, 2006 Azerbaijan played its first game against Romania in the city of Mogosoaia for the 2009 Euro qualifiers with a team led by Shamil Haydarov and captained by Kifayat Osmanova, losing 4–1 with its first goal scored by Svetlana Milyukhina, they played two matches later, in which they won against Estonia and lost against Bulgaria, they ended up eliminated from the tournament with 3 points. In 2009, Azerbaijan participated for the first time in a World Cup qualifying in Group 8, with Belgium, Czech Republic, Sweden and Wales, where it played three games, one won, one drawn and one lost before the end of the year.
In 2010, Azerbaijan played five games for the qualifiers, losing them all and being eliminated from the competition with 4 points, a game won, one drawn lost six games, scoring two goals and conceding sixteen. After that campaign, the team did not play to date back and has not scheduled any competition or friendly match. The team not even entered the 2015 World Cup Qualifiers.
World Cup record
|World Cup Finals|
|1991||Did Not Enter||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|1995||Did Not Enter||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|1999||Did Not Enter||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2003||Did Not Enter||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2007||Did Not Enter||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2011||Did Not Qualify||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2015||Did Not Enter||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2019||Did Not Enter||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
- *Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
|Haydarov, ShamilShamil Haydarov||2006–present||22||7||4||11|