Canary Islands autonomous football team

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Canary Islands
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Canario (The Canaries)
AssociationFederación Canaria de Fútbol
Head coachJosé Caballero
First colours
Second colours
First international
Canary Islands Canary Islands 5 - 1 Venezuela 
(6 February 1996)
Biggest win
Canary Islands Canary Islands 5 - 1 Venezuela 
(6 February 1996)
Biggest defeat
Canary Islands Canary Islands 0 - 2 Venezuela 
(17 May 2002)

The Canary Islands national football team is the regional football team for the Canary Islands, Spain. They are not affiliated with FIFA or UEFA/CAF, because the Canary Islands are represented internationally by the Spanish national football team. The team only plays friendly matches.

Selected internationals[edit]

Date Venue Home Team Opponent Score
8 February 2016 Las Palmas, Canary Islands  Canary Islands United States United States U19 1–0
7 February 2014 Las Palmas, Canary Islands  Canary Islands United States United States U18 3–2
29 December 2007 Las Palmas, Canary Islands  Canary Islands  Angola 2–0
17 May 2002 Las Palmas, Canary Islands  Canary Islands  Venezuela 0–2
21 December 1999 Tenerife, Canary Islands  Canary Islands  Yugoslavia B 2–2
22 December 1998 Las Palmas, Canary Islands  Canary Islands  Latvia 4–0
6 February 1996 Las Palmas, Canary Islands  Canary Islands  Venezuela 5–1

Latest games[edit]

Kits[edit]

Canary Islands' kit is a white jersey with piping gold with blue shorts and yellow socks. Their away kit is with a blue jersey. The kits are currently manufactured by Adidas, since 2012 the federation has supplied by Pony International.

Team[edit]

  • Called up for match against Angola
No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Javi Ortega Spain Villa de Santa Brígida
1GK Ione Puga (1986-07-08) July 8, 1986 (age 32) Spain Mallorca B
1GK Moisés Trujillo Spain San Isidro
2DF Ángel López (1981-03-10) March 10, 1981 (age 37) Spain Villarreal
2DF David García (1982-02-25) February 25, 1982 (age 36) Spain Las Palmas
2DF Juanma (1982-10-18) October 18, 1982 (age 36) Spain Las Palmas
2DF Ricardo
2DF Pablo Sicilia (1981-09-10) September 10, 1981 (age 37) Spain Tenerife
2DF Aythami (1986-04-02) April 2, 1986 (age 32) Spain Deportivo de La Coruña
2DF Carmelo (1983-07-09) July 9, 1983 (age 35) Spain Sporting de Gijón
3MF Adrián Martín (1981-09-28) September 28, 1981 (age 37) Spain Conquense
3MF Nauzet Alemán (1985-02-25) February 25, 1985 (age 33) Spain Real Valladolid
3MF Canario (1988-05-27) May 27, 1988 (age 30) Spain Espanyol B
3MF Jonathan Sesma González (1978-11-14) November 14, 1978 (age 40) Spain Córdoba
3MF Ayoze García (1975-11-22) November 22, 1975 (age 42) Spain Tenerife
3MF Jorge Larena Avellaneda (1981-09-29) September 29, 1981 (age 37) Spain (without club)
3MF Momo (1982-07-15) July 15, 1982 (age 36) Spain Real Betis
3MF David Silva (1986-01-08) January 8, 1986 (age 32) England Manchester City
4FW Braulio Nóbrega (1985-09-18) September 18, 1985 (age 33) Spain Real Zaragoza
4FW Cristo Marrero (1978-10-11) October 11, 1978 (age 40) Spain Las Zocas
4FW Rubén Castro (1981-06-27) June 27, 1981 (age 37) Spain Real Betis
4FW Pedro Vega (1979-07-19) July 19, 1979 (age 39) Spain Polideportivo Ejido
4FW Ione Jiménez (1981-10-31) October 31, 1981 (age 37) Spain Osasuna