Sudan national football team

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Nickname(s)Falcons of Jediane
AssociationSudan Football Association (SFA)
ConfederationCAF (Africa)
(East & Central Africa)
Head coachZdravko Logarušić
CaptainMuhannad El Tahir
Most capsMuhannad El Tahir (70)
Top scorerHaytham Tambal (20)
Home stadiumKhartoum Stadium
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 125 Decrease 1 (23 December 2021)[1]
Highest74 (December 1996)
Lowest164 (July 2017)
First international
 Sudan 5–1 Ethiopia 
(Sudan; 13 May 1956)[2]
Biggest win
 Sudan 15–0 Muscat and Oman Flag of Muscat.svg
(Cairo, Egypt; 2 September 1965)
Biggest defeat
 South Korea 8–0 Sudan 
(Seoul, South Korea; 10 September 1979)
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances8 (first in 1957)
Best resultChampions, 1970

Sudan national football team is the men's national football team of Sudan.[4] Since 2019, there is also a women's national football team of Sudan.[5] Both teams have played in the Africa Cup of Nations.

References[change | change source]

  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 23 December 2021. Retrieved 23 December 2021.
  2. "World Football Elo Ratings: Sudan". World Football Elo Ratings. Retrieved 22 February 2017.
  3. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.
  4. "Sudan". Retrieved 2022-07-30.
  5. "Sudan [Women] - Profile". Retrieved 2022-07-30.