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Syria
Nickname(s)

Qasioun Nosour
(Arabic: نسور قاسيون
French: Les aigles de Qasyoun)

The Assyrians
Association Syrian Arab Federation for Football
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Sub-confederation WAFF (West Asia)
UAFA (Arab world)
Head coach Fajr Ibrahim
Captain Firas Al Khatib
Most caps Mosab Balhous (81)
Top scorer Raja Rafe (32)
Home stadium Abbasiyyin Stadium
Aleppo International Stadium
FIFA code SYR
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 83 Decrease 9 (7 February 2019)
Highest 73 (June–August 2018)
Lowest 152 (September 2014, March 2015)
Elo ranking
Current 76 Decrease 17 (3 March 2019)
Highest 53 (October 1974)
Lowest 125 (September 1984)
First international
 Turkey 7–0 Syria Syria
(Ankara, Turkey; 20 November 1949)
Biggest win
Official
Syria Syria 12–0 Maldives 
(Damascus, Syria; 4 June 1997)
 Maldives 0–12 Syria Syria
(Tehran, Iran; 9 June 1997)
Syria Syria 12–0 Philippines 
(Aleppo, Syria; 30 April 2001)
Unofficial
Flag of Iraq (1963-1991); Flag of Syria (1963-1972).svg Syria 13–0 Muscat and Oman Flag of Muscat.svg
(Cairo, Egypt; 6 September 1965)
Biggest defeat
 Greece 8–0 Syria Syria
(Athens, Greece; 25 November 1949)
 Egypt 8–0 Syria Syria
(Alexandria, Egypt; 16 October 1951)
Asian Cup
Appearances 6 (first in 1980)
Best result Group stage, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1996, 2011 and 2019

Syria national football team is the national football team of Syria. Notes

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