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.
(The Land of Fire)
|Association||Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan|
|Head coach||Shamil Haydarov|
|Home stadium||Tofik Bakhramov Stadium|
Ismet Qaibov Stadium
|Current||76 (12 July 2019)|
|Highest||58 (December 2009)|
|Lowest||148 (September 2015)|
| Romania 4–1 Azerbaijan |
(Mogoșoaia, Romania; November 18, 2006)
| North Macedonia 0–4 Azerbaijan |
(Tbilisi, Georgia; May 13, 2009)
| Sweden 17–0 Azerbaijan |
(Gothenburg, Sweden; June 23, 2010)
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 Finals|
|1991||Did Not Enter||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2011||Did Not Qualify||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2015||Did Not Enter||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|1991||Did Not Participate|
|1995||Did Not Participate|
|1999||Did Not Qualify||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2003||Did Not Qualify||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2007||Did Not Participate|
|2011||Did Not Qualify||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2015||Did Not Qualify||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2019||Did Not Qualify||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|1984||Did Not Participate|
|1987||Did Not Participate|
|1989||Did Not Participate|
|1991||Did Not Participate|
|1993||Did Not Participate|
|1995||Did Not Participate|
|1997||Did Not Qualify||0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !! 0|
|2001||Did Not Qualify||0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !! 0|
|2005||Did Not Participate|
|2009||Did Not Qualify||0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !! 0|
|2013||Did Not Qualify||0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !! 0|
|2017||Did Not Qualify||0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !!0 !! 0|
|Summer Olympic Games|
|1996||Did Not Enter||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2000||Did Not Qualify||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2004||Did Not Qualify||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2008||Did Not Qualify||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2012||Did Not Qualify||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2016||Did Not Qualify||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
The following table shows Azerbaijan's all-time international record, correct as of 1 June 2018.
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
The Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan (AFFA; Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan Futbol Federasiyaları Assosiasiyası, AFFA) is the governing body of football in Azerbaijan. Formed in 1992, it is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the amateur and professional game in its territory.
AFFA sanctions all competitive football matches within its remit at national level, and indirectly at local level through the AFFA Amateur League. It runs numerous competitions, the most famous of which is the Azerbaijan Cup. It is also responsible for appointing the management of the men's, women's and youth national football teams and leagues.
AFFA is a member of both UEFA and FIFA.Azerbaijan women's national under-17 football team
Republic of Azerbaijan women's national under-17 football team represents Azerbaijan in international youth football competitions.Football in Azerbaijan
Football is the most popular sport in Azerbaijan. Azeri football is organized by the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan, or AFFA, which runs the national, professional football league, the AFFA Supreme League, and the Azerbaijani national football team.
The national team takes part in all competitions organised by FIFA and UEFA at both senior and youth levels. Neftchi Baku used to be one of the leading teams in the former top league in the Soviet Union, sometimes playing in European club competitions. Their most famous player arguably was Anatoly Banishevski, who was also a member of the Soviet team, that reached the semi-finals in the 1966 FIFA World Cup. Another Azerbaijani footballing legend is also part of football history: Tofiq Bahramov was the linesman who played a crucial role in the 1966 FIFA World Cup Final between England and West Germany.Kristina Bakarandze
Kristina Bakarandze (Georgian: კრისტინა ბაკარანძე, born 19 May 1998) is an Azerbaijani women's football midfielder of Georgia origin currently playing in the Turkish Women's First Football League for Hakkarigücü Spor with jersey number 18. She was part of the Azerbaijan women's national yeams of U-17 and U*19.
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