Colombia national football team

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Colombia Colombia
Nickname(s) Los Cafeteros (The Coffee Growers)
Association Federación Colombiana de Fútbol (FCF)
Confederation CONMEBOL
FIFA code COL
FIFA ranking 21 Increase 7 (31 December 1963)
Highest FIFA ranking 21 (1963)
Lowest FIFA ranking 59 (1954)
First international  Colombia 3–1  Costa Rica
(Barranquilla, Colombia; 17 February 1926
World Cup appearances 1 (First in 1962)
Best result Quarter Finals (1962)


The Colombia national football team is the association football team that represents the country of Colombia in international competition since beginning in 1926. It is controlled by the Colombian Football Federation (Federación Colombiana de Fútbol). Colombia has made one appearance at the FIFA World Cup with their performance being a quarter-finalist at the 1962 FIFA World Cup.

History[edit | edit source]

Competitive record[edit | edit source]

FIFA World Cup[edit | edit source]

     Gold       Silver       Bronze  

FIFA World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W D * L GF GA
France 1906 Not part of FIFA
1910
England 1914
Netherlands 1922
Spain 1926
Uruguay 1930
Italy 1934
Argentina 1938
Sweden 1950 Did Not Qualify
Chile 1954 Did Not Enter
Switzerland 1958 Did Not Qualify
Mexico 1962 Quarter Finals 8th 4 1 1 2 4 11
Total Quarter Finals 1/12 4 1 1 2 4 11

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