Åland Islands national football team

Åland Islands national football team

Infobox National football team
Name = Åland Islands
Badge = FA Åland Islands.gif
FIFA Trigramme =
FIFA Rank =
Elo Rank =
Nickname =
Association = Ålands Fotbollförbund
Coach = Tommy Lundberg
Most caps =
Top scorer =
Home Stadium = Wiklöf Holding Arena


First game = flagicon|Åland Åland Islands 4 - 2 fb-rt|Sápmi (July, 1985)
Largest win = flagicon|Åland Åland Islands 6 - 2 Bornholm flagicon|Bornholm (Visby, Gotland; 14 June 1986)
Largest loss = flagicon|Faroe Islands Faroe Islands 7 - 1 Åland Islands flagicon|Åland (Tórshavn, Faroe Islands; 12 July 1989)
Regional name =
Regional cup apps =
Regional cup first =
Regional cup best =

The Åland Islands official football team is the official football team for the Åland Islands, Finland, and is controlled by Ålands Fotbollförbund. They are not affiliated with FIFA or UEFA.

The team mainly competes in the Island Games. Åland hosted it in 1991. The team won a Bronze medal in 1989 and 1993. They also reached fourth place in 1991. Åland will host it again in 2009.

Åland also has a successful club football side, IFK Mariehamn, which plays in the Finnish premier league (Veikkausliiga) and finished 6th in the league in 2007.

Tournament records

Island Games record

elected Internationals opponents

*Last game: fb|Åland 3-1 fb-rt|Frøya - Rhodes, Greece - 5 July, 2007. (Island Games)(Last update: March 2008)


External links

* [http://www.fotboll.aland.fi/ Official Site] sv icon
* [http://www.national-football-teams.com/php/land.php?landid=238 National-Football-Teams.com]
* [http://www.islandgames.net/ Island Games Website]
* [http://roonba.50webs.com/aland.htm List of matches in Roon Ba]

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