Slovakia national football team

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Slovakia
Nickname(s)Repre[1]
Sokoli (The Falcons)[2]
AssociationSlovenský futbalový zväz (SFZ)
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachPavel Hapal
CaptainMarek Hamšík
Most capsMarek Hamšík (113)
Top scorerRóbert Vittek (23)
Home stadiumTehelné pole
FIFA codeSVK
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 29 Decrease 2 (7 February 2019)[3][A]
Highest14 (August 2015)
Lowest150 (December 1993)
Elo ranking
Current 36 Decrease 8 (3 March 2019)[4] [B]
Highest14 (August 1939)
Lowest67 (October 2011)
First international
First Slovak Republic (1939–1945):
 Slovakia 2–0 Germany 
(Bratislava, Slovakia; 27 August 1939)
Second Slovak Republic (1993–present):
Unofficial:
 Lithuania 0–1 Slovakia 
(Vilnius, Lithuania; 14 October 1992)
Official:
 United Arab Emirates 0–1 Slovakia 
(Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 2 February 1994)
Biggest win
 Slovakia 7–0 Liechtenstein 
(Bratislava, Slovakia; 8 September 2004)
 Slovakia 7–0 San Marino 
(Dubnica nad Váhom, Slovakia; 13 October 2007)
 Slovakia 7–0 San Marino 
(Bratislava, Slovakia; 6 June 2009)
Biggest defeat
 Argentina 6–0 Slovakia 
(Mendoza, Argentina; 22 June 1995)
 Sweden 6–0 Slovakia 
(Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; 12 January 2017)
World Cup
Appearances1 (first in 2010)
Best resultRound of 16, 2010
European Championship
Appearances1 (first in 2016)
Best resultRound of 16, 2016
  • ^ Monthly change
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  • Slovakia national football team is the national football team of Slovakia.

    Most appearances[change | change source]

    Pos Player Apps Goals Career
    1 Miroslav Karhan 88 13 1995-present
    2 Szilárd Németh 59 22 1996-2006
    2 Róbert Vittek 59 17 2001-present
    4 Stanislav Varga 55 2 2001-present
    5 Róbert Tomaschek 52 4 1994-2001
    6 Peter Dzúrik 45 2 1994-2001
    7 Marek Mintál 44 14 2002-present
    7 Dušan Tittel 44 7 1994-1998
    9 Miroslav König 43 0 1997-2004
    10 Vladimír Janočko 42 3 1999-2006

    Top scorers[change | change source]

    Pos Player Goals Apps Career
    1 Szilárd Németh 22 59 1996-2006
    2 Róbert Vittek 17 59 2001-present
    3 Marek Mintál 14 44 2002-present
    4 Miroslav Karhan 13 88 1995-present
    5 Peter Dubovský 12 33 1994-2000
    6 Tibor Jančula 9 29 1995-2001
    6 Ľubomír Reiter 9 28 2001-2005
    8 Dušan Tittel 7 44 1994-1998
    8 Jaroslav Timko 7 18 1994-1997
    10 Stanislav Šesták 6 20 2004-present

    References[change | change source]

    1. "Prezývka slovenských reprezentantov? Suchá". aktualne.sk. Retrieved 10 June 2010.
    2. "SLOVENSKÍ SOKOLI". futbalsfz.sk. Archived from the original on 9 August 2016. Retrieved 1 June 2016. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)
    3. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
    4. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.