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Faroe Islands
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) Landsliðið (The National Team)
Association Fótbóltssamband Føroya
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Lars Olsen
Captain Atli Gregersen
Most caps Fróði Benjaminsen (95)
Top scorer Rógvi Jacobsen (10)
Home stadium Tórsvøllur
FIFA code FRO
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 97 Increase 1 (7 February 2019)
Highest 74 (July 2015, October 2016)
Lowest 198 (September 2008)
Elo ranking
Current 147 Decrease 10 (3 March 2019)
Highest 136 (March 2018)
Lowest 173 (4 June 2008, 10 September 2008)
First international
 Iceland 1–0 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands
(Akranes, Iceland; 24 August 1988)
Biggest win
Faroe Islands Faroe Islands 3–0 San Marino 
(Toftir, Faroe Islands; 25 May 1995)
 Gibraltar 1–4 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands
(Gibraltar; 1 March 2014)
Faroe Islands Faroe Islands 3–0 Liechtenstein 
(Marbella, Spain; 25 March 2018)
Biggest defeat
 Yugoslavia 7–0 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands
(Belgrade, Yugoslavia; 16 May 1991)
 Romania 7–0 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands
(Bucharest, Romania; 6 May 1992)
Faroe Islands Faroe Islands 0–7 Norway 
(Toftir, Faroe Islands; 11 August 1993)
Faroe Islands Faroe Islands 1–8 Yugoslavia 
(Toftir, Faroe Islands; 6 October 1996)

Faroe Islands national football team is the national football team of Faroe Islands.

FIFA WC-qualification 2014 - Austria vs Faroe Islands 2013-03-22 (01)
Faroe Islands national football team (2013)
FIFA WC-qualification 2014 - Austria vs Faroe Islands 2013-03-22 (30)
Teamchef Lars Olsen

Most appearances

Pos Player Apps Goals Career
1 Óli Johannesen 83
2 Jens Martin Knudsen 65
3 Julian Johnsson 62
4 John Petersen 57 8
5 Allan Mørkøre 54
6 Øssur Hansen 51

Top scorers

Pos Player Goals Apps Career
1 Rógvi Jacobsen 10
2 Todi Jónsson 9
3 John Petersen 8 57
3 Uni Arge 8

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