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The San Marino national football team (Nazionale di calcio di San Marino) represents San Marino in men's international football competitions and it is controlled by the San Marino Football Federation (FSGC). The team represents the second smallest population of any UEFA member.

Thier head coach (manager) is franco varella and thier captain is Davide simoncini.

Thier Top goal scorer is Andy Selva with 8 goals and has the highest Caps (74)

The first official game played by San Marino was a 4–0 defeat to Switzerland in 1990 in a European Championships qualifier. Since making their competitive debut, San Marino have competed in the qualifiers of every European Championship and World Cup, but have never won a match in either competition. They have only ever won one game, beating Liechtenstein 1–0 in a friendly match on 28 April 2004.

San Marino play home matches at the San Marino Stadium, a municipally owned stadium in Serravalle which also hosts the matches of club side San Marino Calcio. It has a capacity of 7,000 and on occasions travelling supporters outnumber the Sammarinese supporters. For example, in the match against the Republic of Ireland in February 2007, 2,500 of the total 3,294 supporters in the stadium were Irish supporters.

Untill November 2014, San Marino were in last place in the FIFA World Rankings, a run that lasted since the rankings were given a new calculation methodology. They were tied for last with Bhutan (208th) in the October 2014 rankings but a 0:0 draw with Estonia during the Euro 2016 qualifying rounds ended their tenure at the bottom of the rankings. The national side scored their first away goal in fourteen years against another Baltic side, Lithuania, during the same qualifying rounds. When the ranking methodology got revised again, the team fell back to the bottom, following a 1–0 loss to Moldova in the Nations League.

San Marino's national team is considered the worst national side in the history of the sport, as they have only ever won a single match and concede an average of 4.2 goals per game

As of 28 March 2021 San Marino has played 175 matches winning just once with 6 draws and losing 168 matches,they have scored 24 times and conceded 735 goals.


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San Marino are still last in the FIFA World Rankings extending thier position from (208th -210th)

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