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Bosnia and Herzegovina women's national football team

The Bosnia and Herzegovina women's national football team represents Bosnia and Herzegovina in international football and is controlled by the Football Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Bosnia and Herzegovina
AssociationFootball Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachSamira Hurem
CaptainAmira Spahić
Most capsSanela Grgić (15)
Top scorerSabina Pehić (12)
Home stadiumBilino Polje
FIFA codeBIH
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 68 Decrease 1 (29 March 2019)[1]
Highest58 (December 2016–March 2017)
Lowest95 (March 2007)
First international
 Slovakia 11–0 Bosnia-Herz. Bosnia and Herzegovina
(Šaľa, Slovakia; 2 September 1997)
Biggest win
 Macedonia 2–6 Bosnia-Herz. Bosnia and Herzegovina
(Prilep, Macedonia; 19 November 2011)
Biggest defeat
 Hungary 13–0 Bosnia-Herz. Bosnia and Herzegovina
(Bük, Hungary; 4 September 1999)

They have never qualified for the World Cup or the European Championship. The team is currently coached by Samira Hurem and captained by veteran Mersiha Aščerić. Currently ranked 63rd by FIFA, the team plays their home games at the Asim Ferhatovic Hase Stadium in the city of Sarajevo, the country's capital.

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Competitive recordEdit

FIFA Women's World CupEdit

FIFA Women's World Cup record Qualification record
Year Round Pld W D L GF GA GD Pld W D L GF GA GD
  1991 Did Not Enter Declined Participation
  1995
  1999 Did Not Qualify 8 1 0 7 5 55 −50
  2003 8 1 0 7 10 46 −36
  2007 6 2 1 3 5 12 −7
  2011 8 0 0 8 0 30 −30
  2015 10 2 3 5 7 19 −12
  2019 7 1 0 6 3 16 −13
Total 0/6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 47 7 4 36 30 178 −148

UEFA Women's ChampionshipEdit

UEFA Women's Championship record Qualification record
Year Round Pld W D L GF GA GD Pld W D L GF GA GD
  1991 Did Not Enter Declined Participation
  1993
  1995
   1997
  2001 Did Not Qualify 6 0 0 6 4 32 −28
  2005 8 2 1 5 4 19 −15
  2009 3 1 1 1 1 7 −6
  2013 10 3 1 6 12 21 −9
  2017 8 3 0 5 8 17 −9
Total 0/4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 35 9 3 23 29 96 −67

2019 FIFA Women's World Cup QualifiersEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification          
1   England 8 7 1 0 29 1 +28 22 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup 0–0 6–0 4–0 5–0
2   Wales 8 5 2 1 7 3 +4 17 0–3 3–0 1–0 1–0
3   Russia 8 4 1 3 16 13 +3 13 1–3 0–0 3–0 3–0
4   Bosnia and Herzegovina 8 1 0 7 3 19 −16 3[a] 0–2 0–1 1–6 0–2
5   Kazakhstan 8 1 0 7 2 21 −19 3[a] 0–6 0–1 0–3 0–2
Source: UEFA
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Head-to-head results: Kazakhstan 0–2 Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina 0–2 Kazakhstan (tied on head-to-head results, ranked on total goal difference).
Kazakhstan  0–2  Bosnia and Herzegovina
Report
Attendance: 100
Referee: Frida Nielsen (Denmark)

England  4–0  Bosnia and Herzegovina
Report
Referee: Ewa Augustyn (Poland)

Bosnia and Herzegovina  0–1  Wales
Report
Attendance: 500
Referee: Galiya Echeva (Bulgaria)

Bosnia and Herzegovina  1–6  Russia
Report

Bosnia and Herzegovina  0–2  England
Report
Attendance: 340
Referee: Andromachi Tsiofliki (Greece)

Wales  1–0  Bosnia and Herzegovina
Report
Attendance: 2,645
Referee: Sofia Karagiorgi (Cyprus)

Bosnia and Herzegovina  0–2  Kazakhstan
Report
Attendance: 322
Referee: Reelika Turi (Estonia)

Russia  3–0  Bosnia and Herzegovina
Report
Attendance: 374
Referee: Tanja Subotič (Slovenia)

Current squadEdit

The following players were called up for 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Q matches against England and Wales.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Almina Hodžić (1988-11-02) 2 November 1988 (age 30)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo
12 1GK Arnela Šabanović (1991-06-16) 16 June 1991 (age 27)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo

17 2DF Amela Kršo (1991-04-17) 17 April 1991 (age 28)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo
4 2DF Amira Spahić (captain) (1983-06-08) 8 June 1983 (age 36)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo
8 2DF Aida Hadžić (1992-09-11) 11 September 1992 (age 26)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo
5 2DF Melisa Hasanbegović (1995-04-13) 13 April 1995 (age 24)   Slavia Praha
7 2DF Anđela Šešlija (1995-09-15) 15 September 1995 (age 23)   College of the Holy Cross
3 2DF Antonela Radeljić (1996-12-09) 9 December 1996 (age 22)   Osijek
8 2DF Marija Aleksić (1997-08-18) 18 August 1997 (age 21)   Ferencváros

10 3MF Alisa Spahić (1990-11-22) 22 November 1990 (age 28)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo
3MF Marina Lukić (1995-10-05) 5 October 1995 (age 23)   Iskra Bugojno
19 3MF Selma Kapetanović (1996-12-09) 9 December 1996 (age 22)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo
13 3MF Amna Lihović (1997-02-08) 8 February 1997 (age 22)   Mossens BK

11 4FW Lidija Kuliš (1992-05-02) 2 May 1992 (age 27)   FC Köln
9 4FW Milena Nikolić (1992-07-06) 6 July 1992 (age 26)   SC Sand
16 4FW Alma Kamerić (1996-06-17) 17 June 1996 (age 22)   Schifflingen 95
2 4FW Valentina Šakotić (1996-09-23) 23 September 1996 (age 22)   Radnik Bumerang
14 4FW Dajana Spasojević (1997-10-29) 29 October 1997 (age 21)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo
18 4FW Merjema Medić (1999-10-17) 17 October 1999 (age 19)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo
4FW Nikolina Milović (2000-04-11) 11 April 2000 (age 19)   Radnik Bumerang

Recent callupsEdit

The following players have been called up for the team within the last twelve months:

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Tamara Škorić (1993-12-06) 6 December 1993 (age 25)   Banja Luka v.   Kazakhstan, 21 October 2017
GK Arnela Begić (1993-02-18) 18 February 1993 (age 26)   Iskra Bugojno v.   Jordan, 3 August 2017
GK Jelena Gvozderac (1998-08-11) 11 August 1998 (age 20)   Emina Mostar v.   France, 8 March 2017
GK Emina Omerović (1999-03-20) March 20, 1999 (age 20)   Fortuna Živinice v.   Slovakia, 8 March 2017

DF Nikolina Vujadin (1995-11-03) 3 November 1995 (age 23)   Lokomotiva Brčko v.   Kazakhstan, 21 October 2017
DF Aldina Hamzić (2000-03-20) 20 March 2000 (age 19)   UFC Siezenheim v.   Jordan, 3 August 2017
DF Nikolina Dijaković (1989-05-03) 3 May 1989 (age 30)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo v.   France, 8 March 2017
DF Jelena Milović (1992-10-08) 8 October 1992 (age 26)   Radnik Bumerang v.   France, 8 March 2017
DF Alma Jašarević (1994-04-14) 14 April 1994 (age 25)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo v.   France, 8 March 2017
DF Andrea Grebenar (1997-11-07) 7 November 1997 (age 21)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo v.   France, 8 March 2017

MF Zerina Piskić (1997-09-16) 16 September 1997 (age 21)   SFK 2000 Sarajevo v.   Jordan, 3 August 2017
MF Minela Gačanica (2000-03-09) 9 March 2000 (age 19)   Emina Mostar v.   Jordan, 3 August 2017
MF Lejla Bašić (1994-10-13) 13 October 1994 (age 24)   KIF Örebro DFF v.   Croatia, 9 June 2017
MF Branka Bagarić (2000-02-08) February 8, 2000 (age 19)   Široki Brijeg v.   France, 8 March 2017

FW Irvina Bajramović (1995-02-27) 27 February 1995 (age 24)   Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC v.   Jordan, 3 August 2017
  • INJ Withdrawn due to injury.
  • PRE Preliminary squad.
  • WD Withdrew.

Results and scheduleEdit

2016Edit

2017Edit

2018Edit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The FIFA/Coca-Cola Women's World Ranking". FIFA. 29 March 2019. Retrieved 29 March 2019.

External linksEdit