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Vanuatu
Association Vanuatu Football Federation
Confederation OFC (Oceania)
Head coach Northern Ireland Paul Munster
Captain Fenedy Masauvakalo
Most caps Etienne Mermer (29)
Top scorer Richard Iwai (19)
Home stadium Port Vila Municipal Stadium
FIFA code VAN
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 163 Steady (7 February 2019)
Highest 131 (October 2007)
Lowest 201 (October–November 2015)
Elo ranking
Current 158 Decrease 3 (3 March 2019)
Highest 129 (2 June 2004)
Lowest 183 (November 1993)
First international
 New Zealand 9–0 New Hebrides New Hebrides
(Nouméa, New Caledonia; 4 October 1951)
Biggest win
 Vanuatu 18–0 Kiribati 
(Lautoka, Fiji; 7 July 2003)
Biggest defeat
 New Zealand 9–0 New Hebrides New Hebrides
(Nouméa, New Caledonia; 4 October 1951)
OFC Nations Cup
Appearances 8 (first in 1973)
Best result Fourth place, 1973, 2000, 2002 and 2008

Vanuatu national football team is the national football team of Vanuatu. In the Pacific Games they reached the semifinals seven times and the finals once. In the OFC Nations Cup, they reached the semifinals four times. They have never competed in the World Cup. Vanuatu was formerly named New Hebrides.

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