Bahamas national football team

The Bahamas national football team is controlled by the Bahamas Football Association; it was founded in 1967 and joined FIFA in 1968. Bahamas has never qualified for the FIFA World Cup. In 2011, they withdrew from the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers after playing in the first round.

Bahamas
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)Bahamian Slayersz
The Baha Boyz
AssociationBahamas Football Association
ConfederationCONCACAF (North America)
Sub-confederationCFU (Caribbean)
Head coachNesley Jean
CaptainLesly St. Fleur
Most capsLesly St. Fleur (20)
Top scorerLesly St. Fleur (10)
Home stadiumThomas Robinson Stadium
FIFA codeBAH
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 196 Steady (10 December 2020)[1]
Highest138 (September 2006)
Lowest210 (September 2018 – July 2019)
First international
 Puerto Rico 3–0 Bahamas 
(Panama City, Panama; 1 March 1970)
Biggest win
 Bahamas 6–0 Turks and Caicos Islands 
(Nassau, Bahamas; 9 July 2011)
Biggest defeat
 Mexico 13–0 Bahamas 
(Toluca, Mexico; 28 April 1987)

World Cup recordEdit

FIFA World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W D L GF GA
  1930 to   1994 Did not enter
  1998 Withdrew
    2002 to   2010 Did not qualify
  2014 Withdrew during qualifying
  2018 Did not qualify
  2022 To be determined
      2026 To be determined
Total 0/21

Gold CupEdit

Gold Cup record
Year Round Position MP W D* L GF GA
  1991 Did not enter
   1993 Did not enter
  1996 Did not enter
  1998 Did not enter
  2000 Did not qualify
  2002 Withdrew
   2003 Did not enter
  2005 Withdrew
  2007 Did not qualify
  2009 Did not enter
  2011 Did not enter
  2013 Did not enter
   2015 Did not enter
  2017 Did not enter
    2019 Did not qualify
  2021 In progress
Total 0 titles 0/25 0 0 0 0 0 0

CONCACAF Nations LeagueEdit

CONCACAF Nations League record
Year Division Group Pld W D L GF GA P/R Rank
  2019−20 C B 4 3 1 0 10 2   32nd
  2022–23 B To be determined
Total 4 3 1 0 10 2 32nd

Caribbean Cup recordEdit

Caribbean Cup record
Year Result Pld W D L GF GA
  1989 to
  1998
Did not enter
  1999 Did not qualify
  2001 Withdrew
  2005 Withdrew
  2007 Did not qualify
  2008 to
  2017
Did not enter
Total 0/18 0 0 0 0 0 0

Pan American Games recordEdit

Recent results and forthcoming fixturesEdit

The following is a list of match results in the last 12 months, as well as any future matches that have been scheduled.

2021Edit

July 2021 (2021-07) CONCACAF Gold Cup qualifying Guadeloupe   v   Bahamas United States
Stadium: TBD

Current squadEdit

Squad called up for the 2019–20 CONCACAF Nations League C matches against   British Virgin Islands and   Bonaire on 14 and 17 November 2019.[3][4][5]

Caps and goals correct as of 17 November 2019 after the game against   Bonaire.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Dwayne Whylly (1986-11-26) 26 November 1986 (age 34) 14 0
23 1GK Ian Lowe (2002-08-29) 29 August 2002 (age 18) 1 0   Dynamos

4 2DF Troy Pinder (1997-10-30) 30 October 1997 (age 23) 7 0   Western Warriors
2 2DF Ambry Moss (1990-11-02) 2 November 1990 (age 30) 5 0
13 2DF Jonathan Miller (1998-06-11) 11 June 1998 (age 22) 5 0   Dynamos
18 2DF Logan Russell (1999-10-26) 26 October 1999 (age 21) 4 0
3 2DF Evelt Julmis (1999-09-10) 10 September 1999 (age 21) 1 0
5 2DF Evens Julmis (1999-09-10) 10 September 1999 (age 21) 0 0

8 3MF Happy Hall (1987-10-15) 15 October 1987 (age 33) 17 3   Renegades
11 3MF Cameron Hepple (1988-05-19) 19 May 1988 (age 32) 16 2   Renegades
6 3MF Isiah Collie (1997-04-22) 22 April 1997 (age 23) 10 0   Cavalier
15 3MF Jean Francois (1991-12-13) 13 December 1991 (age 29) 6 0   Western Warriors
19 3MF Nathan Wells (2000-10-07) 7 October 2000 (age 20) 3 0   Western Warriors
21 3MF Nicolas Lopez (2003-03-08) 8 March 2003 (age 17) 1 0   Renegades

10 4FW Lesly St. Fleur (captain) (1989-03-21) 21 March 1989 (age 31) 20 10   Montego Bay United
7 4FW Terry Delancy (1994-02-28) 28 February 1994 (age 26) 11 4   Cavalier
9 4FW Marcel Joseph (1997-03-30) 30 March 1997 (age 23) 6 1   Bears
12 4FW Quinton Carey (1996-11-26) 26 November 1996 (age 24) 3 2
14 4FW Dylan Lightbourne (1996-11-07) 7 November 1996 (age 24) 3 0

Recent call-upsEdit

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up




  • INJ = Withdrew due to injury
  • PRE = Preliminary squad
  • TRA = Training player
  • WD = Withdrew (non-injury)
  • RET = Retired

List of CoachesEdit

Name Years active
  Randy Rogers 1987
  Peter Wilson 1998–2000
  Gary White 2000–2006
  Neider dos Santos 2006–2010
  Paul James 2011
  Kevin Davies 2011–2014
  Nesley Jean 2014
  Dion Godet 2014–2018
  Nesley Jean 2019–present

International match recordsEdit

As of 17 November 2019 after match against   Bonaire[6]

  Positive Record   Neutral Record   Negative Record

Opponent Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Anguilla 3 2 1 0 6 3 +3
  Antigua and Barbuda 1 0 0 1 0 6 −6
  Barbados 1 0 0 1 1 2 −1
  Belize 1 0 0 1 0 4 −4
  Bermuda 6 0 0 6 0 24 −24
  Bonaire 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1
  British Virgin Islands 4 2 2 0 10 3 +7
  Cayman Islands 3 1 0 2 4 9 −5
  Cuba 4 0 0 4 0 18 −18
  Curaçao[a] 1 0 0 1 1 8 −7
  Dominica 3 0 1 2 2 8 −6
  Dominican Republic 2 1 0 1 4 4 0
  Guyana 2 0 0 2 1 6 −5
  Haiti 5 0 0 5 0 29 −29
  Jamaica 2 0 0 2 0 13 −13
  Mexico 2 0 0 2 0 16 −16
  Panama 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1
  Puerto Rico 2 0 0 2 1 7 −6
  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1 0 0 1 2 3 −1
  Turks and Caicos Islands 5 5 0 0 22 3 +19
  U.S. Virgin Islands 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Total 52 13 6 33 58 168 −110
  1. ^ Includes matches against the   Netherlands Antilles.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 10 December 2020. Retrieved 10 December 2020.
  2. ^ Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 10 December 2020. Retrieved 10 December 2020.
  3. ^ "Bahamas vs. British Virgin Islands - 14 November 2019". Concacaf. Retrieved 12 July 2020.
  4. ^ "Bonaire vs. Bahamas - 17 November 2019". Concacaf. Retrieved 12 July 2020.
  5. ^ Benjamin Strack-Zimmermann. "Bahamas 2019". National Football Teams. Retrieved 12 July 2020.
  6. ^ "World Football Elo Ratings: Bahamas". Elo Ratings. Retrieved 24 June 2017.

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External linksEdit

  1. ^ "Bahamas". www.concacafnationsleague.com. Retrieved 2019-11-14.