São Tomé and Príncipe national football team

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São Tomé and Príncipe
Nickname(s)Seleção dos Falcões e Papagaios
(The Falcons and True Parrots Team)
AssociationSão Toméan Football Federation
ConfederationCAF (Africa)
Sub-confederationUNIFFAC (Central Africa)
Head coachGustave Clément Nyoumba
CaptainLuís Leal
Home stadiumEstádio Nacional 12 de Julho
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 185 Steady (7 February 2019)[1]
Highest115 (March 2012)
Lowest200 (September – October 2007)
Elo ranking
Current 181 Decrease 2 (3 March 2019)[2]
Highest166 (June 1976)
Lowest194 (August 1998)
First international
 Gabon 6–1 São Tomé and Príncipe 
(Gabon; May 2, 1976)
Biggest win
 São Tomé and Príncipe 2–0 Equatorial Guinea 
(Libreville, Gabon; November 14, 1999)
 São Tomé and Príncipe 2–0 Sierra Leone 
(São Tomé, São Tomé and Príncipe; April 8, 2000)
Biggest defeat
 Congo 11–0 São Tomé and Príncipe 
(Gabon; July 7, 1976)

São Tomé and Príncipe national football team is the national football team of São Tomé and Príncipe.

References[change | change source]

  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  2. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.