Jordan women's national football team

The Jordan national women's football team (Arabic: منتخب الأردن لكرة القدم للسيدات‎), is the national team of Jordan.

Jordan
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)نشميات الأردن
Nashmeyat Al-Urdon
("The Chivalrous of Jordan")
AssociationJordan Football Association
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationWAFF (West Asia)
Head coachAzzedine Chih[1]
CaptainStephanie Al-Naber
FIFA codeJOR
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 59 Increase 1 (13 December 2019)[2]
Highest50 (June–December 2017)
Lowest144 (December 2007)
First international
 Jordan 9–0 Palestine 
(Amman, Jordan; 23 September 2005)
Biggest win
 Jordan 21–0 Kuwait 
(Amman, Jordan; 7 June 2013)
Biggest defeat
 Japan 13–0  Jordan
(Doha, Qatar; 30 November 2006)
AFC Women's Asian Cup
Appearances2 (first in 2014)
Best result7th

The team was founded in 2005 and in spite of not having many players to choose from won the West Asia Women's Championship in their inaugural appearance.[3] Prince Ali Bin Hussein directly supports the team and was instrumental in lifting FIFA's ban on headscarves in 2018.[4]

Jordan hosted the 2018 Women's Asian Cup, becoming the first Arab country to host the tournament.[5] It also hosted the 2017 Women's U-17 World Cup.[6]

CoachesEdit

Current squadEdit

Squad for the 2018 AFC Women's Asian Cup.

Head coach: Michael Dickey

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Malak Shannak   Amman SC
2 2DF Haya Khalil (1994-09-12) 12 September 1994 (age 25)
4 3MF Luna Al-Masri (1994-03-09) 9 March 1994 (age 25) 16 3   Shabab Al-Ordon
5 4FW Anfal Al-Sufy (1995-10-14) 14 October 1995 (age 24)
6 4FW Razan Al-Zagha (1995-03-23) March 23, 1995 (age 24)
7 2DF Yasmeen Khair (1987-06-29) 29 June 1987 (age 32)   Shabab Al-Ordon
8 3MF Stephanie Al-Naber (c) (1987-07-12) 12 July 1987 (age 32) 18 13   Shabab Al-Ordon
9 4FW Abeer Al-Nahar (1991-02-13) 13 February 1991 (age 28)   Amman SC
10 4FW Shatha Assahwneh
11 4FW Maysa Jbarah (1989-09-20) 20 September 1989 (age 30) 14 22   Amman SC
13 2DF Lana Firas   Amman SC
15 4FW Mai Sweilem (1995-12-25) 25 December 1995 (age 24)
16 3MF Shahenaz Jebreen (1992-07-28) 28 July 1992 (age 27) 18 4   Amman SC
17 3MF Rouzbhan Fraij (2000-04-07) 7 April 2000 (age 19)   Shabab Al-Ordon
18 2DF Hebah Fakher Elddin (1990-11-19) 19 November 1990 (age 29)
19 2DF Ayah Al-Majali (1992-03-09) 9 March 1992 (age 27) 100   Shabab Al-Ordon
20 3MF Shorooq Al-Shadhli (1987-01-06) 6 January 1987 (age 33) 100   Shabab Al-Ordon
21 1GK Sherin Al-Shalabi (1994-06-03) 3 June 1994 (age 25)   Shabab Al-Ordon
24 3MF Mira Issa (2001-05-11) 11 May 2001 (age 18)   Shabab Al-Ordon
4FW Alia Abu El Hawa   Virginia Tech Hokies
3MF Tasneem Abu Rob (2000-11-04) 4 November 2000 (age 19)   Shabab Al-Ordon

Recent results and fixturesEdit

2019Edit

2020Edit

All Time ResultsEdit

The following table shows Jordan's all-time international record, correct as of 24 June 2018.[7]

  • Note: In 2011, The Iranian government refused to allow its female players to remove the hijab when playing, in violation of FIFA policy. Therefore, on 3 July 2011, Jordan was awarded a 3-0 over Iran.[8][9]

HonoursEdit

FIFA Women's World CupEdit

World Cup Finals
Year Result Position GP W D* L GF GA GD
  2007 Did Not Enter
  2011 Did Not Qualify
  2015
  2019
Total 0/4 - - - - - - - -
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Summer OlympicsEdit

Hosts / Year Result GP W D* L GS GA GD
  1996 Did not Enter
  2000
  2004
  2008 Withdrew from the qualifications
  2012 Did not Qualify
  2016
  2020
Total 0/7
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

AFC Women's Asian CupEdit

Women's Asian Cup
Year Result GP W D* L GF GA GD
  2006 Did Not Enter
  2008
  2010 Did Not Qualify
  2014 Group Stage 3 0 0 3 2 13 −11
  2018 Group Stage 3 0 0 3 3 16 −13
Total 2/5 6 0 0 6 5 29 −24
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Asian GamesEdit

Football at the Asian Games
Year Result Position Pld W D L GF GA
  1990 Did Not Enter
  1994
  1998
  2002
  2006 Preliminary round 8 3 0 0 3 0 30
  2010 Preliminary round 7 3 0 0 3 1 18
  2014 Preliminary round 10 3 0 1 2 2 19
  2018 Did Not Enter
Total 3/8 - 9 0 1 8 3 67

WAFF Women's ChampionshipEdit