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The Grenada national football team is the national team of Grenada and is controlled by the Grenada Football Association which is a member of the Caribbean Football Union of CONCACAF. The team is nicknamed The Spice Boys, a reference to the country being dubbed as the "Island of Spice" or the "Spice Isle".

Grenada
Nickname(s)Spice Boys
AssociationGrenada Football Association
ConfederationCONCACAF
Sub-confederationCFU (Caribbean)
Head coach Andrew Munro
Most capsCassim Langaigne (71)
Top scorerRicky Charles (33)
Home stadiumKirani James Stadium
FIFA codeGRN
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 173 Decrease 1 (14 June 2019)[1]
Highest88 (July 2009)
Lowest176 (December 2007)
Elo ranking
Current 177 Decrease 3 (10 July 2019)[2]
Highest126 (August 2004)
Lowest186 (November 2018)
First international
Grenada Grenada 2–1 British Guiana 
(Grenada; 13 October 1934)
Biggest win
Grenada Grenada 14–1 Anguilla 
(St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda; 15 April 1998)
Biggest defeat
 Curaçao 10–0 Grenada 
(Willemstad, Curaçao; 10 September 2018)
CONCACAF Championship
& Gold Cup
Appearances2 (first in 2009)
Best resultGroup stage, 2009 and 2011

Grenada has never qualified for the World Cup but have finished second in the Caribbean Cup in 1989 and 2008. Their second-place finish in the 2008 Caribbean Cup gave Grenada its first qualification to a major international competition, that being the 2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup.

Contents

Competition recordsEdit

World Cup recordEdit

FIFA World Cup record FIFA World Cup Qualification record
Year Round Position Pld W D* L GF GA Pld W D L GF GA
  1930 Did not enter Declined participation
  1934
  1938
  1950
  1954
  1958
  1962
  1966
  1970
  1974
  1978
  1982 Did not qualify 2 0 0 2 4 8
  1986 Withdrew Withdrew
  1990 Did not enter Declined participation
  1994
  1998 Did not qualify 2 0 0 2 1 7
    2002 2 0 1 1 4 5
  2006 4 2 0 2 10 7
  2010 3 1 1 1 12 5
  2014 6 1 1 4 7 14
  2018 4 1 0 3 3 7
  2022 To be determined To be determined
      2026
Total 0/21 21 5 2 14 37 48

CONCACAF Championship recordEdit

CONCACAF Championship record
Year Round Position Pld W D L GF GA
  1963 to   1977 Did not enter
  1981 Did not qualify
1985 Withdrew
1989 Did not enter
Total 0/10

Gold Cup recordEdit

Gold Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W D L GF GA
  1991 Did not enter
1993 to 2007 Did not qualify
  2009 Group stage 12th 3 0 0 3 0 10
  2011 Group stage 11th 3 0 0 3 1 15
  2013 Did not qualify
    2015 Did not qualify
  2017 Did not qualify
Total Group stage 2/14 6 0 0 6 1 25

Caribbean Cup recordEdit

Caribbean Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W D L GF GA
  1989 Runners-up 2nd 7 5 1 1 17 4
  1990 Group Stage
(Tournament later abandoned)
5 1 3 1 4 7
  1991 Did not enter
  1992 Did not qualify
  1993 Did not qualify
  1994 Did not qualify
    1995 Did not qualify
  1996 Did not qualify
    1997 Fourth place 4th 6 2 2 2 15 7
    1998 Did not qualify
  1999 Group stage 6th 5 2 1 2 6 11
  2001 Did not qualify
  2005 Did not qualify
  2007 Did not qualify
  2008 Runners-up 2nd 5 2 1 2 8 11
  2010 Fourth place 4th 5 1 2 2 3 4
  2012 Did not qualify
  2014 Did not qualify
  2017 Did not qualify
Total Runners-up 6/19 33 13 10 10 53 44

Recent results and forthcoming fixturesEdit

2018Edit

2019Edit

8 September Nations League BBelize  v  Grenada
17 November Nations League BGrenada  v  Belize

Current squadEdit

The following players were called up for the match vs. Puerto Rico in the Nations League in March 2019[3]
Caps and goals correct as of 24 March 2019 after the game against   Puerto Rico..

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Jason Belfon (1990-07-03) 3 July 1990 (age 29) 35 0   W Connection
12 1GK Shemel Louison (1990-08-09) 9 August 1990 (age 28) 20 0   Old Road FC
22 1GK Jeremy Richardson (1998-03-03) 3 March 1998 (age 21) 1 0   Paradise FC

2 3MF Kraig Noel-McLeod (1999-12-11) 11 December 1999 (age 19) 1 0   Basingstoke Town
4 2DF Leon St. John (1987-02-11) 11 February 1987 (age 32) 24 0   Carib Hurricane FC
5 2DF Kimron Marshall (1993-02-28) 28 February 1993 (age 26) 10 0   St. John's SC
13 2DF Aaron Pierre (1993-02-17) 17 February 1993 (age 26) 4 0   Shrewsbury Town
14 2DF Mackell Ganness (1994-01-20) 20 January 1994 (age 25) 7 0   Carib Hurricane FC
16 2DF A. J. Paterson (1996-01-31) 31 January 1996 (age 23) 3 3   Charleston Battery
18 2DF Garth Thomas (1992-10-27) 27 October 1992 (age 26) 6 0   St. John's SC

3 3MF Shavon John-Brown (1995-04-13) 13 April 1995 (age 24) 17 4   New York Pancyprian-Freedoms
6 3MF Romar Frank (1996-09-28) 28 September 1996 (age 22) 8 0   FC Camerhogne
8 3MF Alexander McQueen (1995-03-24) 24 March 1995 (age 24) 3 0   Dagenham & Redbridge
9 3MF Lemoy Augustine (1995-09-28) 28 September 1995 (age 23) 3 0   Carib Hurricane
11 3MF Kennedy Hinkson (1986-02-21) 21 February 1986 (age 33) 9 1   W Connection
15 3MF Irvine Smith (1989-07-17) 17 July 1989 (age 29) 33 0   Paradise FC
17 3MF Chad Mark (1995-12-07) 7 December 1995 (age 23) 17 1   Shamrock FC
19 3MF Kwazim Theodore (1996-01-12) 12 January 1996 (age 23) 18 0   FC Camerhogne
21 3MF Steffon Abraham (1999-12-29) 29 December 1999 (age 19) 3 0   Paradise FC

7 4FW Antonio German (1991-12-26) 26 December 1991 (age 27) 2 1   Selangor FA
10 4FW Saydrel Lewis (1997-11-27) 27 November 1997 (age 21) 14 5 Unattached
20 4FW Ricky Modeste (1988-02-13) 13 February 1988 (age 31) 4 2   Dover Athletic
23 4FW Jamal Charles (1995-11-24) 24 November 1995 (age 23) 15 8   C.D.S. Vida


Recent call-upsEdit

The following players have been called up within the last 12 months.

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

DF Gievanni Andrew (1999-11-29) 29 November 1999 (age 19) 1 0   Paradise FC v.   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, 8 March 2019
DF Ethan Francois-Ravalier (1996-12-13) 13 December 1996 (age 22) 4 0   Goshen Maple Leafs v.   Belize, 22 March 2018
DF Tahj Joseph (1994-09-22) 22 September 1994 (age 24) 3 0   St. John's SC v.   Belize, 22 March 2018
DF Shanon Phillip (1988-11-09) 9 November 1988 (age 30) 40 0   Carib Hurricane v.   Jamaica, 17 August 2018
DF Tervin Samuel (1998-04-27) 27 April 1998 (age 21) 2 0   St. John's SC v.   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, 8 March 2019
DF Kacey Smith (1994-11-27) 27 November 1994 (age 24) 2 0   St. John's SC v.   Cuba, 12 October 2018
DF Tyrone Sterling (1987-10-08) 8 October 1987 (age 31) 1 0   Hemel Hempstead Town v.   Cuba, 12 October 2018
DF Alek Wilson (1992-05-13) 13 May 1992 (age 27) 3 0   Carib Hurricane v.   Jamaica, 17 August 2018

MF Shandon Baptiste (1998-04-08) 8 April 1998 (age 21) 3 1   Oxford United v.   Belize, 22 March 2018
MF Leon Braveboy (1999-01-13) 13 January 1999 (age 20) 4 0   Hard Rock FC v.   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, 8 March 2019
MF Kareem Coutain (1994-09-14) 14 September 1994 (age 24) 8 0   GBSS Demerara Mutual v.   Jamaica, 17 August 2018
MF Josh Gabriel (1999-11-30) 30 November 1999 (age 19) 1 0   GBSS Demerara Mutual v.   Barbados, 4 March 2019
MF Alec Jones (1992-11-16) 16 November 1992 (age 26) 18 0   Paradise FC v.   Saint Martin, 16 November 2018
MF Shamari Mark (1997-07-18) 18 July 1997 (age 21) 6 0   UWI v.   Saint Martin, 16 November 2018

FW Keno Alexander (1988-07-03) 3 July 1988 (age 31) 4 0   Hard Rock FC v.   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, 8 March 2019
FW Denron Daniel (1989-03-14) 14 March 1989 (age 30) 18 6   Shamrock FC v.   Jamaica, 17 August 2018
FW O'Neal Hosten (1998-11-09) 9 November 1998 (age 20) 1 1   Paradise FC v.   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, 8 March 2019
FW Kairo Mitchell (1997-10-21) 21 October 1997 (age 21) 5 1   Coalville Town v.   Cuba, 12 October 2018
FW Rickson Phillip (1992-05-25) 25 May 1992 (age 27) 15 3   Old Road v.   Belize, 22 March 2018
FW Neil Rennie (1997-11-13) 13 November 1997 (age 21) 3 0   Paradise FC v.   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, 8 March 2019
FW Kimo Sampson (1994-12-24) 24 December 1994 (age 24) 9 1   St. John's SC v.   Cuba, 12 October 2018
FW Rahim Stephen (1999-10-20) 20 October 1999 (age 19) 2 0   GBSS Demerara Mutual v.   Dominica, 2 March 2019

Historical list of coachesEdit

*Player-coach

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 14 June 2019. Retrieved 14 June 2019.
  2. ^ Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 10 July 2019. Retrieved 10 July 2019.
  3. ^ Roster - CONCACAF Nations League

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