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Senegal
Nickname(s) Les Lions de la Téranga
(The Lions of Teranga)
Association Senegalese Football Federation
Confederation CAF (Africa)
Sub-confederation WAFU (West Africa)
Head coach Aliou Cissé
Captain Sadio Mané
Most caps Henri Camara (99)
Top scorer Henri Camara (29)
Home stadium Stade Léopold Sédar Senghor
FIFA code SEN
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 24 Decrease 1 (7 February 2019)
Highest 23 (November 2017, December 2018)
Lowest 99 (June 2013)
Elo ranking
Current 31 Decrease 4 (3 March 2019)
Highest 15 (November 2016)
Lowest 100 (October 1994)
First international
 British Gambia 1–2 French Senegal Flag of Senegal (1958–1959).svg
(Gambia; 1959)
Biggest win
 Senegal 7–0 Mauritius 
(Dakar, Senegal; 9 October 2010)
Biggest defeat
 Czechoslovakia 11–0 Senegal 
(Prague, Czechoslovakia; 2 November 1966)
World Cup
Appearances 2 (first in 2002)
Best result Quarter-Finals (2002)
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances 15 (first in 1965)
Best result Runners-up (2002)

Senegal national football team is the national football team of Senegal.

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