Yugoslavia national football team

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Yugoslavia
Flag of Yugoslavia (1918–1941).svg Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg
Nickname(s)Plavi (The Blues)
Brazilians of Europe[1]
AssociationFootball Association
of Yugoslavia
Most capsDragan Džajić (85)
(SFRY)
Top scorerStjepan Bobek (38)
(SFRY)
Home stadiumRed Star Stadium, Belgrade
FIFA codeYUG
First colours
Second colours
First international

 Czechoslovakia 7–0 Kingdom of Yugoslavia 
(Antwerp, Belgium; August 28, 1920)

First international as Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

 Czechoslovakia 0–2 Yugoslavia 
(Prague, Czechoslovakia; May 9, 1945)

Last international[2]

 Netherlands 2–0 Yugoslavia 
(Amsterdam, Netherlands; March 25, 1992)
Biggest win
 Yugoslavia 10–0 Venezuela 
(Curitiba, Brazil; June 14, 1972)[3]
Biggest defeat
 Czechoslovakia 7–0 Kingdom of Yugoslavia 
(Antwerp, Belgium; August 28, 1920)
 Uruguay 7–0 Kingdom of Yugoslavia 
(Paris, France; May 26, 1924)
 Czechoslovakia 7–0 Kingdom of Yugoslavia 
(Prague, Czechoslovakia; October 28, 1925)
World Cup
Appearances8[2] (first in 1930)
Best resultFourth place (1930, 1962)
European Championship
Appearances4[2] (first in 1960)
Best resultRunners-up, 1960 and 1968

Yugoslavia national football team is the national football team of Yugoslavia.

References[change | change source]

  1. A farewell to Yugoslavia Archived 2017-07-07 at the Wayback Machine openDemocracy.net. Dejan Djokic; April 10, 2002
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 As of 1992 before the split of SFR Yugoslavia; for later data see Serbia and Montenegro national football team.
  3. "Jugoslavija – Venecuela 10-0". Reprezentacija.rs (in Serbo-Croatian). 14 October 2009. Retrieved 25 February 2019.