SAO TOME E PRINCIPE
The São Tomé and Príncipe national football team is controlled by the Federação Santomense de Futebol. It is a member of the Confederation of African Football and FIFA.
São Tomé and Príncipe's first match was against Chad in Gabon as part of the Central African Games. They lost by a score of 5–0. Their next game was a horrendous 11–0 loss to Congo, São Tomé's largest loss to date.
On 11 November 2011, after an eight year hiatus, São Tomé and Príncipe participated in the qualification for the 2014 World Cup, losing to Congo 5–0 at home, then drawing the same team four days later, 1–1. São Tomé were reinstated in the FIFA rankings on 23 November 2011, entering at number 192.
- Season 2011/2012
FIFA World Cup Appearances
Africa Cup of Nations Appearances
Current : 119 (as of December 2012)
Highest : 115 (March 1012)
Lowest : 200 (September 2007)
Average : 186