Cape Verde Islands

Cape Verde Islands

Fact Box

Nickname: Tubarões Azuis (Blue Sharks)

Head coach: Lúcio Antunes

Fifa code: CPV

Fifa ranking: 69 (December 2012)

CAF ranking: 15 (December 2012)

Records

First international: Guinea-Bissau 3-0 Cape Verde (7/1/79)

Biggest win: Cape Verde 5-0 Equatorial Guinea (12/3/09)

Biggest loss: Senegal 5-1 Cape Verde (12/2/81); Cape Verde 0-4 Ghana (8/10/05); Guinea 4-0 Cape Verde (9/9/07)

Afcon appearances: Debut

Cape Verde Islands

Goalkeepers

Vozinha
Vozinha
Squad Number: 1
Rilly
Rilly
Squad Number: 16
Fredson
Fredson
Squad Number: 12

Defenders

Gege
Gege
Squad Number: 14
Fernando Varela
Fernando Varela
Squad Number: 3
Pecks
Pecks
Squad Number: 19
Carlitos
Carlitos
Squad Number: 23
Nivaldo
Nivaldo
Squad Number: 18
Nando
Nando
Squad Number: 6
Josimar
Josimar
Squad Number: 13
Guy Ramos
Guy Ramos
Squad Number: 4

Midfielders

Babanco
Babanco
Squad Number: 5
Platini
Platini
Squad Number: 7
Toni Varela
Toni Varela
Squad Number: 8
Stenio
Stenio
Squad Number: 2
Roni
Roni
Squad Number: 17
Marco Soares
Marco Soares
Squad Number: 15
David Silva (Cape Verde)
David Silva (Cape Verde)
Squad Number: 22

Strikers

Djaniny
Djaniny
Squad Number: 21
Rambe
Rambe
Squad Number: 9
Ryan Mendes
Ryan Mendes
Squad Number: 20
Julio Tavares
Julio Tavares
Squad Number: 11
Heldon
Heldon
Squad Number: 10

Match Centre

Next 3 Fixtures Venue
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Last 3 Results
07/09 Tunisia 3 - 0 Cape Verde Islands
15/06 Cape Verde Islands 1 - 0 Sierra Leone
08/06 Cape Verde Islands 2 - 1 Equatorial Guinea