Moldova women's national football team

The Moldova women's national football team represents Moldova in association football and is controlled by the Moldovan Football Federation, the governing body for football in Moldova. They have never qualified for the FIFA Women's World Cup or the UEFA Women's Championship. Eduard Blănuță has been the manager of the national team since 4 February 2019.[2] The current captain of the national team is midfielder Ludmila Caraman.[3] Currently ranked 86th by FIFA, the team plays their home games at the Zimbru Stadium in the city of Chișinău, the country's capital.

Moldova
AssociationFMF
ConfederationUEFA
Head coachEduard Blănuță
FIFA codeMDA
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 96 Steady (25 June 2021)[1]
Highest81 (December 2017)
Lowest107 (June 2007, December 2007)
First international
 Romania 4–1 Moldova 
(Bucharest, Romania; 10 September 1990)
Biggest win
 Moldova 4–0 Andorra 
(Vilnius, Lithuania; 6 April 2017)
Biggest defeat
 Belgium 12–0 Moldova 
(Leuven, Belgium, 19 September 2017)

HistoryEdit

Moldova first official match, a 0–4 defeat to Republic of Ireland, took place on 12 September 2001.[4]

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.
Legend

  Win   Draw   Lose   Fixture

2020Edit

19 September 2020 UEFA Euro 2022 qualifying Moldova   0–9   Spain Chișinău, Moldova
19:00 (20:00 EEST) Report (UEFA)
Stadium: Zimbru Stadium
Attendance: 0
Referee: Jelena Pejković (Croatia)
27 October 2020 UEFA Euro 2022 qualifying Moldova   0–3   Poland Chișinău, Moldova
14:00 (15:00 EET) Report (UEFA)
Stadium: Zimbru Stadium
Attendance: 0
Referee: Ivana Projkovska (North Macedonia)
27 November 2020 UEFA Euro 2022 qualifying Spain   10–0   Moldova Las Rozas de Madrid, Spain
21:00
Report (UEFA) Stadium: La Ciudad del Fútbol
Attendance: 0
Referee: Shona Shukrula (Netherlands)
1 December 2020 UEFA Euro 2022 qualifying Czech Republic   7–0   Moldova Chomutov, Czech Republic
15:00
Report (UEFA) Stadium: Letní stadion
Attendance: 0
Referee: Florence Guillemin (France)

2021Edit

23 February UEFA Euro 2022 qualifying Azerbaijan   1–0   Moldova Baku, Azerbaijan
15:00 (18:00 AZT)
Report (UEFA) Stadium: ASK Arena
Attendance: 0
Referee: Iuliana Demetrescu (Romania)
13 June Friendly Moldova   6–1   Agarista-ȘS Anenii Noi Vadul lui Vodă, Moldova
18:00 UTC+3
Report (MFF)
Stadium: Stadionul CPSM
Referee: Roman Jitari (Moldova)

Competitive recordEdit

FIFA Women's World CupEdit

FIFA Women's World Cup record Qualification record
Year Round Position Pld W D L GF GA Squad Pld W D L GF GA
1991 to 1999 Did not enter
  2003 Unable to qualify[5] 6 1 0 5 3 22
  2007 6 1 0 5 5 13
2011 to 2015 Did not enter
  2019 Did not qualify 11 2 2 7 8 45
   2023 To be determined To be determined
Total 0/1 23 4 2 17 16 80

UEFA Women's EuroEdit

UEFA Women's Euro record Qualification record
Year Round Position Pld W D L GF GA Squad Pld W D L GF GA
1984 to 2013 Did not enter
  2017 Did not qualify 11 2 0 9 6 34
  2022 8 1 0 7 3 43
Total 0/2 19 3 0 16 9 77

UEFA Women's Euro 2022Edit

Qualifying group stageEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Spain 8 7 1 0 48 1 +47 22 Final tournament
2   Czech Republic 8 5 1 2 24 9 +15 16 Play-offs
3   Poland 8 4 2 2 16 5 +11 14
4   Moldova 8 1 0 7 3 43 −40 3
5   Azerbaijan 8 1 0 7 2 35 −33 3
Source: UEFA
Moldova  0–7  Czech Republic
Report Svitková   28' (pen.)38'
Bertholdová   41'
L. Martínková   49'
Cahynová   53'
Stašková   73'
Voňková   85'
Attendance: 370
Referee: Jelena Cvetković (Serbia)

Moldova  3–1  Azerbaijan
Țabur   24'
Munteanu   50' (pen.)62' (pen.)
Report Dorofeeva   39'
Attendance: 1,195
Referee: Katalin Sipos (Hungary)

Poland  5–0  Moldova
Sikora   9'
Pajor   27'34'86'
Daleszczyk   45+2'
Report
Attendance: 2,326
Referee: Lizzy van Der Helm (Netherlands)

Moldova  0–9  Spain
Report García   7'39'
Sivolobova   10' (o.g.)
Caldentey   28'54'82' (pen.)
Hermoso   36'
Redondo   41'
Guijarro   77'
Referee: Jelena Pejković (Croatia)

Moldova  0–3  Poland
Report Dudek   16'
Achcińska   40' (pen.)
Kopińska   71'
Referee: Ivana Projkovska (North Macedonia)

Spain  10–0  Moldova
Bonmatí   7'30'
Hermoso   13'25'87' (pen.)
Caldentey   28' (pen.)
Prisăcari   45+2' (o.g.)
Putellas   57'
Guijarro   71'
E. Navarro   84'
Report

Czech Republic  7–0  Moldova
Stašková   14'54'
Cahynová   17'
Petříková   26'
Svitková   36'
K. Dubcová   43'
M. Mrázová   90+3'
Report
Referee: Florence Guillemin (France)

Azerbaijan  1–0  Moldova
A. Aliyeva   46' Report
Referee: Iuliana Demetrescu (Romania)

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

  • The following players were called up for a friendly match against Moldovan club Agarista CSF Anenii Noi on 13 June 2021.[6][7]
  • Caps and goals as of 22 February 2021.
No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Evghenia Dumic (2003-01-28) 28 January 2003 (age 18) 0 0   PGU ȘS4-Legia Tiraspol
12 1GK Natalia Munteanu (captain) (1993-12-01) 1 December 1993 (age 27) 23 3   Dinamo Minsk

3 2DF Tatiana Lucaș (2001-02-11) 11 February 2001 (age 20) 0 0   Belceanka
4 2DF Eugenia Railean (2004-11-27) 27 November 2004 (age 16) 3 0   Real Succes Chișinău
5 2DF Andreea Costin 0 0   Noroc
6 2DF Mihaela Burdeniuc (2003-04-18) 18 April 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Belceanka
7 2DF Francesca Covali (2004-06-08) 8 June 2004 (age 17) 0 0   FC Selena ȘN Constanţa
8 2DF Anastasia Sivolobova (1998-04-14) 14 April 1998 (age 23) 16 0   A-dos-Francos
14 2DF Nina Darenscaia (2003-07-03) 3 July 2003 (age 18) 0 0   PGU ȘS4-Legia Tiraspol

2 3MF Stela-Aleina Tez (2003-07-22) 22 July 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Real Succes Chișinău
9 2DF Lia Vlas (2001-11-07) 7 November 2001 (age 19) 0 0   Noroc
11 2DF Carina Doiban (2002-07-04) 4 July 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Noroc
13 3MF Gabriela Bagrin (2002-03-23) 23 March 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Belceanka
15 3MF Valeria Tataru (2004-01-28) 28 January 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Real Succes Chișinău
16 3MF Veronica Cojuhari (1998-10-03) 3 October 1998 (age 22) 5 0   Voskhod

10 4FW Carolina Țabur (1998-12-28) 28 December 1998 (age 22) 22 2   Olimpia Cluj

Recent call-upsEdit

  • The following players were also named to a squad in the last 12 months.
Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Margarita Panova (1998-01-31) 31 January 1998 (age 23) 6 0   Banat Girls Reșița v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
GK Daniela Cuțuruba (2003-06-02) 2 June 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Noroc Nimoreni v.   Poland, 27 October 2020

DF Cristina Cerescu (1995-03-06) 6 March 1995 (age 26) 32 2   Olimpia Cluj v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
DF Dumitrița Prisăcari (1994-01-17) 17 January 1994 (age 27) 25 0   Piros Security v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
DF Violeta Mițul (1997-04-03) 3 April 1997 (age 24) 24 0   Banat Girls Reșița v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
DF Ludmila Caraman (1985-07-27) 27 July 1985 (age 35) 21 0   Anenii Noi v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
DF Cristina Musteață (1985-06-22) 22 June 1985 (age 36) 10 0   Anenii Noi v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
DF Nadejda Petrovscaia (2001-11-28) 28 November 2001 (age 19) 0 0   Universitatea Galați v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
DF Alina Brînza (2003-08-09) 9 August 2003 (age 17) 0 0   Anenii Noi v.   Spain, 19 September 2020
DF Daria Meșina (2001-08-12) 12 August 2001 (age 19) 0 0   Noroc Nimoreni v.   Spain, 19 September 2020

MF Bianca Druță (2001-03-06) 6 March 2001 (age 20) 2 0   Anenii Noi v.   Anenii Noi, 13 June 2021 REJ
MF Mihaela Catarău (2003-06-17) 17 June 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Anenii Noi v.   Anenii Noi, 13 June 2021 REJ
MF Mihaela Gamarț (2004-01-07) 7 January 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Anenii Noi v.   Anenii Noi, 13 June 2021 REJ
MF Nadejda Colesnicenco (1996-06-28) 28 June 1996 (age 25) 24 1   Fortuna Becicherecu Mic v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
MF Irina Topal (1998-12-19) 19 December 1998 (age 22) 12 0   Universitatea Galați v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
MF Daniela Mardari (2001-06-02) 2 June 2001 (age 20) 4 0   Universitatea Galați v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
MF Elina Coceanovschi (2003-09-14) 14 September 2003 (age 17) 0 0   Belceanka Bălți v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
MF Alina Chirica (2004-04-09) 9 April 2004 (age 17) 2 0   Anenii Noi v.   Poland, 27 October 2020
MF Alexandra Trofimov (1999-06-16) 16 June 1999 (age 22) 1 0   Belceanka Bălți v.   Poland, 27 October 2020

FW Iuliana Colnic (2004-07-27) 27 July 2004 (age 16) 2 0   FC Maksimum Cahul v.   Anenii Noi, 13 June 2021 PRE
FW Claudia Chiper (1995-06-16) 16 June 1995 (age 26) 27 4   Nea Salamis Famagusta v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
FW Anastasia Toma (1996-02-11) 11 February 1996 (age 25) 14 1   Omonia v.   Azerbaijan, 23 February 2021
FW Iulia Petelca (1999-04-01) 1 April 1999 (age 22) 9 0   Charleroi v.   Poland, 27 October 2020
FW Liliana Șoltoian (2002-02-04) 4 February 2002 (age 19) 0 0   CS Navobi Iași v.   Spain, 19 September 2020

All-time recordEdit

Only competitive matches are included.[8]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The FIFA/Coca-Cola Women's World Ranking". FIFA. 25 June 2021. Retrieved 25 June 2021.
  2. ^ "Staff-ul tehnic". fmf.md.
  3. ^ "Recuperarea după operație". fmf.md.
  4. ^ "Match report". fai.ie.
  5. ^ Moldova were in "Class B" of European qualification and were therefore unable to earn qualification for the World Cup finals.
  6. ^ Teeșanu, Maria (10 June 2021). "Naționala feminină începe pregătirile pentru preliminariile Campionatului Mondial" (in Romanian). Moldovan Football Federation. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  7. ^ Teeșanu, Maria (13 June 2021). "Fotbal feminin. Moldova – Agarista CSF Anenii Noi 6-1" (in Romanian). Moldovan Football Federation. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  8. ^ "All-time record". fmf.md.

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