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
CurrentNR (18 December 2020)[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]

HistoryEdit

Coaching staffEdit

Position Name Ref.
Head coach   Azzedine Chih
Assistant coach  
Assistant coach  
Physical coach  

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

The following 20 players were named to the squad for the 2020 AFC Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament (second round) in April 2019.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Sherin Al-Shalabe (1994-06-03) 3 June 1994 (age 26) 24 0   Shabab Al-Ordon
12 1GK Salma Ghazal (1998-10-19) 19 October 1998 (age 22) 16 0   Houston Cougars
18 1GK Malak Shannak (1998-08-01) 1 August 1998 (age 22) 13 0   Amman SC

2 2DF Tasnim Isleem (2001-03-04) 4 March 2001 (age 19) 7 0
3 2DF Alanoud Al-Zabrey (1999-05-18) 18 May 1999 (age 21) 9 0
6 2DF Nour Zoqash (1999-09-01) 1 September 1999 (age 21) 15 0   Shabab Al-Ordon
13 2DF Lana Feras (1998-06-01) 1 June 1998 (age 22) 30 0   Amman SC
15 2DF Rand Abu-Hussein (1997-03-01) 1 March 1997 (age 23) 15 0
17 2DF Rouzbahan Fraij (2000-04-07) 7 April 2000 (age 20) 26 0   Shabab Al-Ordon
19 2DF Ayah Al-Majali (1992-03-09) 9 March 1992 (age 28) 104 4   Shabab Al-Ordon

4 3MF Zaina Hassan (2004-07-08) 8 July 2004 (age 16) 3 0
5 3MF Anfal Al-Sufy (1995-10-14) 14 October 1995 (age 25) 49 9
8 3MF Stephanie Al-Naber (c) (1987-07-12) 12 July 1987 (age 33) 128 79   Shabab Al-Ordon
11 3MF Jana Abu Ghosh (2001-01-08) 8 January 2001 (age 20) 10 1
20 3MF Shorooq Shathli (1987-01-06) 6 January 1987 (age 34) 109 1   Shabab Al-Ordon

7 4FW Raya Hina (1995-11-26) 26 November 1995 (age 25) 10 7   Shabab Al-Ordon
9 4FW Natasha Al-Naber (1995-03-15) 15 March 1995 (age 25) 18 5   Shabab Al-Ordon
10 4FW Sarah Abu-Sabbah (1999-10-27) 27 October 1999 (age 21) 14 1   Borussia Mönchengladbach
14 4FW Leen Al-Btoush (2001-07-20) 20 July 2001 (age 19) 7 0
16 4FW Shahnaz Jebreen (1992-07-28) 28 July 1992 (age 28) 116 41   Amman SC

Recent call-upsEdit

Player recordsEdit

  • Active players in bold, statistics as of 2020.

ManagerEdit

Schedule and resultsEdit

  Win   Draw   Lose

2019Edit

27 February 2019 2019 Turkish Women's Cup Jordan   0–6   Northern Ireland Side, Turkey
17:30 TIFA
Stadium: Evrenseki Stadium
1 March 2019 2019 Turkish Women's Cup Jordan   1–1   Kazakhstan Side, Turkey
11:00
KFF
Stadium: Evrenseki Stadium
3 March 2019 2019 Turkish Women's Cup Jordan   0–10   France B Alanya, Turkey
12:00 FFF [1]
Stadium: Gold City
5 March 2019 2019 Turkish Women's Cup Jordan   3–0   Turkmenistan Alanya, Turkey
8:30
JFF[2] Stadium: Gold city

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

Competitive recordEdit

FIFA Women's World CupEdit

FIFA Women's World Cup record
Year Result Position GP W D* L GF GA GD
  2007 Did not enter
  2011 Did not qualify
  2015
  2019
    2023 To be determined
Total 0/5 - - - - - - - -
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Olympic GamesEdit

Olympic Games record
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

AFC Women's Asian Cup record
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
  2022 To be determined
Total 2/6 6 0 0 6 5 29 −24
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Asian GamesEdit

Asian Games record
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
  2022 To be determined
  2026
Total 3/8 - 9 0 1 8 3 67

WAFF Women's ChampionshipEdit