Brazil women's national football team


Brazil women's national football team

National football team women
Name = Brazil
Badge = CBF logo.svg
Nickname = "A Seleção" (The Selected)
"As Canarinhas" (The Female Canaries)
"Auriverde" (Green-and-Yellow)
"Verde-Amarela" (Green-and-Yellow)
Samba Queens
Association = Brazilian Football Confederation
Coach = Jorge Luiz Barcellos
Most caps = Renata Costa (49)
Top scorer = Marta (47)
FIFA Rank = 4

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First game = fbw-rt|BRA 1–2 fbw|USA
(Jesolo, Italy; 22 July 1986)
Largest win = fbw-rt|BRA 15–0 fbw|BOL
(Uberlândia, Brazil; 18 January 1995)
fbw-rt|BRA 15–0 fbw|PER
(Mar del Plata, Argentina; 2 March 1998)| Largest loss = fbw-rt|BRA 0–6 fbw|USA
(Denver, USA; 26 September 1999)
World cup apps = 5
World cup first = 1991
World cup best = Runner up, 2007
Olympic apps = 3
Olympic first = 1996
Olympic best = Runner up, 2004
Regional name = South-American Championship
Regional cup apps = 5
Regional cup first = 1991
Regional cup best = Winners, 1991, 1995, 1998,
2003
The Brazil women's national football team represents Brazil in international women's football.

The team finished the 1999 World Cup in the third place. In 1998 and 1999, the team was the runner-up of the Women's U.S. Cup.

Brazil finished the 2000 Olympic Games in the fourth place, and was the runner-up of the 2004 Olympic Games.

In 2002 and in 2004, Brazil women's U-20 national football team was the fourth placed team in the FIFA U-20 Women's World Championship.

Brazil is the most successful women's national team in South America, having won the first four installments of the South-American Championships.

World Cup record

*1991 - Round 1
*1995 - Round 1
*1999 - Third Place
*2003 - Quarterfinalists
*2007 - 2nd place

udamericano Femenino record

Olympic Games

* 1996 - 4th Place
* 2000 - 4th Place
* 2004 - Silver Medal
* 2008 - Silver Medal

Pan American Games record

* 1999 - Did not compete
* 2003 - Champions
* 2007 - Champions

Current squad

"World Cup squad, 2007"

ee also

*Football in Brazil

External links

* [http://paginas.terra.com.br/esporte/rsssfbrasil/sel/nationalw.htm RSSSF Brasil]
* [http://www.rsssf.com/tabless/sam-women.html RSSSF]


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