Jordan national football team

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Jordan
Nickname(s)النشامى
(The Chivalrous)[1]
AssociationJordan Football Association
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationWAFF (West Asia)
Head coachVital Borkelmans
CaptainAmer Shafi
Most capsAmer Shafi (143)[2][3]
Top scorerBadran Al-Shaqran (30)
Hassan Abdel-Fattah (30)
Home stadiumAmman International Stadium
King Abdullah II Stadium
FIFA codeJOR
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 97 Increase 12 (7 February 2019)[4][5]
Highest37 (August – September 2004)
Lowest152 (July 1996)
Elo ranking
Current 81 Increase 9 (3 March 2019)[6]
Highest37 (23 July 2004)
Lowest143 (September 1984, July 1985)
First international
Syrian Republic (1946–63) Syria 3–1 Jordan Jordan
(Alexandria, Egypt: 30 July 1953)
Biggest win
Jordan Jordan 9–0 Nepal   
(Amman, Jordan: 23 July 2011)
Biggest defeat
China China PR 6–0 Jordan Jordan
(Guangzhou, China: 15 September 1984)
 Japan 6–0 Jordan Jordan
(Saitama, Japan: 8 June 2012)
Asian Cup
Appearances4 (first in 2004)
Best resultQuarter-finals, 2004 and 2011
Websitejfa.jo (Arabic)

Jordan national football team is the national football team of Jordan.

References[change | change source]

  1. Smale, Simon. "Who the Socceroos are facing as the Asian Cup kicks off, and when to watch". ABC News. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 6 January 2019.
  2. Amer Shafi Sabbah Mahmoud – Century of International Appearances
  3. FIFA Century Club
  4. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  5. FIFA.com. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking - Associations - Jordan - Men's". FIFA.com. Retrieved 2019-02-22.
  6. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.