Georgia women's national football team

Georgia women's national football team represents Georgia in international football. Georgia took part in the European Championship for football for women, qualification group B for the 1999 European Women's Football Championships in 1999, but withdrew after two matches, against Yugoslavia (0–11) and Turkey (0–1). After this, Georgia did not take part in qualification until the European Championships in 2009. Then, Georgia were placed in a group with Turkey, Northern Ireland and Croatia. Georgia finished last, with no points.

Georgia
Shirt badge/Association crest
AssociationGeorgian Football Federation
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachTeimuraz Svanadze
CaptainLela Chichinadze
Most capsNino Pasikashvili (79)
Top scorerLela Chichinadze (10)
FIFA codeGEO
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 123 Increase 3 (25 June 2021)[1]
Highest88 (December 2009, December 2017)
Lowest133 (2014)
First international
Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia 11–0 Georgia 
(Tula, Russia 10 September 1997)
Biggest win
 Andorra 0–7 Georgia 
(Ta'Qali, Malta 9 April 2015)
Biggest defeat
 Denmark 15–0 Georgia 
(Vejle, Denmark 24 October 2009)

Georgia won their first match on 11 May 2009, winning 3–1 against Macedonia, and also scoring their first goal in a competitive game that year, in a 1–3 defeat to Scotland in the qualification for the 2011 World Cup. However, they also set a new negative record that year; the qualification opened with a 0–15 defeat to Denmark. In the subsequent qualifiers for the 2013 European Championship and 2015 World Cup the team couldn't make it past the preliminary round, ranking third of four teams in both occasions.

Results and fixturesEdit

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

  Win   Draw   Lose   Fixture

2021Edit

11 June International friendly Georgia   3–2   Azerbaijan Tbilisi, Georgia
Bakradze   27'
Mirzaliyeva   45' (o.g.)
Bolkvadze   82'
Report (GFF)
Report (SW)
A. Aliyeva   65' (pen.)
Ahmadova   90+5'
Stadium: GFF Technical Center Basa
Referee: Giorgi Kruashvili (Georgia)

Head-to-head recordEdit

As of 7 July 2021
Opponent Wins Draws Losses Goals
  Andorra 1 7 – 0
  Armenia 1 0 – 0
  Azerbaijan 2 3 1 8 – 8
  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2 1 – 10
  Bulgaria 1 1 1 – 6
  Croatia 1 0 – 6
  Czech Republic 2 1 – 7
  Denmark 4 0 – 38
  Faroe Islands 2 1 4 – 2
  Estonia 1 2 – 1
  Greece 2 0 – 8
  Israel 1 1 - 2
  Italy 4 1 – 20
  Kazakhstan 1 0 – 1
  Latvia 1 1 – 1
  Lithuania 1 1 5 – 5
  North Macedonia 1 1 3 – 3
  Moldova 1 1 – 1
  Malta 3 1 – 7
  Montenegro 1 0 – 2
  Northern Ireland 3 0 – 11
  Scotland 2 2 – 6
  Serbia 1 0 – 11
   Switzerland 2 0 – 7
  Turkey 6 2 – 29
  United Arab Emirates 5 1 17 – 3
26 Countries 13 8 40 58 – 195

Coaching staffEdit

Current coaching staffEdit

As of 7 July 2021
Position Name Ref.
Head coach Teimuraz Svanadze

Manager historyEdit

  • Teimuraz Svanadze (????–)

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

The following players were called up for two friendly home matches against Azerbaijan on 11 and 14 June 2021.[2]

Caps and goals accurate up to and including 7 July 2021.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
12 1GK Tatia Gabunia (2000-07-07) 7 July 2000 (age 21) 5 0   Lanchkhuti
1GK Tekle Gulordava (1994-04-22) 22 April 1994 (age 27) 0 0   Kvartali FC

2 2DF Gvantsa Kadagishvili (2002-05-28) 28 May 2002 (age 19) 4 0   Kvartali FC
4 2DF Maiko Bebia (2003-05-20) 20 May 2003 (age 18) 2+ 0+   Nike
16 2DF Ani Dzadzua (2004-01-20) 20 January 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Kvartali FC
17 2DF Nino Sutidze (1992-03-27) 27 March 1992 (age 29) 33 0   Kvartali FC
2DF Nino Chkhartishvili (1999-01-05) 5 January 1999 (age 22) 10 0   Lanchkhuti
2DF Mariam Kalandadze (2000-12-19) 19 December 2000 (age 20) 2+ 0+   Lanchkhuti
2DF Nino Gujabidze (2000-11-15) 15 November 2000 (age 20) 0 0   Lanchkhuti
2DF Sopiko Narsia (2000-05-03) 3 May 2000 (age 21) 0 0   Lanchkhuti

3 3MF Nino Pasikashvili (1991-12-04) 4 December 1991 (age 29) 79 2   Kvartali FC
6 3MF Natia Danelia (2003-09-23) 23 September 2003 (age 17) 3 0   Kvartali FC
7 3MF Tatiana Matveeva (1990-07-25) 25 July 1990 (age 31) 5+ 0+   Nike
14 3MF Anastasia Bolkvadze (2002-11-06) 6 November 2002 (age 18) 2+ 0+   Kvartali FC
19 3MF Teona Todadze (1993-03-03) 3 March 1993 (age 28) 31 0   Lanchkhuti
3MF Mariam Danelia (1997-05-06) 6 May 1997 (age 24) 15 1   Lanchkhuti
3MF Irina Khaburdzania (1999-10-25) 25 October 1999 (age 21) 2+ 0+   Lanchkhuti
3MF Amalia Khandaziani (2000-11-23) 23 November 2000 (age 20) 2+ 0+   Kvartali FC

8 4FW Natela Tsotseria (2002-05-30) 30 May 2002 (age 19) 2+ 0+   Lanchkhuti
11 4FW Teona Bakradze (1996-01-24) 24 January 1996 (age 25) 17 0   Lanchkhuti
4FW Lela Chichinadze (1988-12-22) 22 December 1988 (age 32) 30 10   Nike
4FW Mariam Modrekiladze (2003-08-09) 9 August 2003 (age 17) 0 0   Norchi Dinamo

Recent call-upsEdit

The following players have been called up to a squad in the past 12 months.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Teona Sukhashvili (1994-02-06) 6 February 1994 (age 27) 7 0   Fatih Vatan Spor v.   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1 December 2020
GK Svetlana Gabelaia (2002-04-19) 19 April 2002 (age 19) 0 0 Unknown v.   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1 December 2020

DF Tamari Tatuashvili (1991-04-12) 12 April 1991 (age 30) 6+ 0+ Unknown v.   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1 December 2020
DF Ana Jojua (2001-08-08) 8 August 2001 (age 19) 2+ 0+ Unknown v.   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1 December 2020
DF Elene Kakhniashvili (2004-06-06) 6 June 2004 (age 17) 2+ 0+ Unknown v.   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1 December 2020
DF Megi Ejibia (2002-07-07) 7 July 2002 (age 19) 0 0 Unknown v.   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1 December 2020

MF Ana Kuldonashvili (1996-05-09) 9 May 1996 (age 25) 0 0 Unknown v.   Malta, 26 November 2020

FW Khatia Tchkonia (1989-10-16) 16 October 1989 (age 31) 25 7   Lanchkhuti v.   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1 December 2020
FW Ana Cheminava (1996-02-01) 1 February 1996 (age 25) 23 1   MFA Žalgiris v.   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1 December 2020
FW Tamta Shengelia (1996-10-31) 31 October 1996 (age 24) 2+ 0+ Unknown v.   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1 December 2020
FW Tamari Epitashvili (2000-02-21) 21 February 2000 (age 21) 1+ 0+ Unknown v.   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1 December 2020
FW Lizi Mtskerashvili (2003-02-17) 17 February 2003 (age 18) 0 0 Unknown v.   Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1 December 2020

RecordsEdit

Active players in bold, statistics correct as of 7 July 2021.

Competitive recordEdit

FIFA Women's World CupEdit

StandingsEdit

EURO 2021Edit
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification            
1   Denmark 10 9 1 0 48 1 +47 28 Final tournament 0–0 2–0 8–0 4–0 14–0
2   Italy 10 8 1 1 37 5 +32 25 1–3 2–0 5–0 12–0 6–0
3   Bosnia and Herzegovina 10 6 0 4 19 17 +2 18 0–4 0–5 2–0 1–0 7–1
4   Malta 10 3 1 6 11 30 −19 10 0–8 0–2 2–3 1–1 2–1
5   Israel 10 2 1 7 10 30 −20 7 0–3 2–3 1–3 0–2 4–0
6   Georgia 10 0 0 10 3 45 −42 0 0–2 0–1 0–3 0–4 1–2
Source: UEFA

HonoursEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The FIFA/Coca-Cola Women's World Ranking". FIFA. 25 June 2021. Retrieved 25 June 2021.
  2. ^ [1]

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