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Colombia National Football Team 2018

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Colombia National Football Team 2018 review: 18 facts and highlights

Team info

Head coach: José Pékerman

Captain: Radamel Falcao

Appearances in the World Cup: 6 (first in 1962)

Best result: Quarter-finals, 2014

Squad

No Position Player
1 GK David Ospina
(Arsenal)
12 GK Camilo Vargas
(Deportivo Cali)
22 GK José Fernando Cuadrado
(Once Caldas)
     
2 DF Cristián Zapata
(Milan)
3 DF Óscar Murillo
(Pachuca)
4 DF Santiago Arias
(PSV)
13 DF Yerry Mina
(Barcelona)
17 DF Johan Mojica
(Girona)
18 DF Farid Díaz
(Olimpia)
23 DF Davinson Sánchez
(Tottenham Hotspur)
     
5 MF Wílmar Barrios
(Boca Juniors)
6 MF Carlos Sánchez
(Fiorentina)
8 MF Abel Aguilar
(Deportivo Cali)
10 MF James Rodríguez
(Bayern Munich)
11 MF Juan Cuadrado
(Juventus)
15 MF Mateus Uribe
(América)
16 MF Jefferson Lerma
(Levante)
20 MF Juan Fernando Quintero
(River Plate)
     
7 FW Carlos Bacca
(Villarreal)
9 FW Radamel Falcao
(Monaco)
14 FW Luis Muriel
(Sevilla)
19 FW Miguel Borja
(Palmeiras)
21 FW José Izquierdo
(Brighton & Hove Albion)

Colombia is part of Group H, along with:

  • Poland
  • Senegal
  • Japan
Colombia National Football Team 2018
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Colombia National Football Team 2018

Why is Colombia National Football Team 2018 better than the average?

  • FIFA World Ranking
    ?

    986vs930.66
  • World Cup: goals scored
    ?

    6vs5.28
  • World Cup: goals received
    ?

    3vs5.28
  • World Cup: direct free kicks
    ?

    59vs58.47

Team

1.FIFA World Ranking

986

The FIFA World Ranking is an internationally recognized system that awards points to the best performing team playing in FIFA competitions. The leader of the ranking is the team with the most points.
2.Average age of players

27.91yrs

The average age of football players in the UEFA league is 25.8. The average duration of a footballer's playing career is eight years.
3.Team size

23

The total number of team players, including substitutes.

Titles

1.World Cup titles won

0

The number FIFA World Cup titles the team won. Started in 1930, the World Cup takes place every four years and reunites 32 teams out of 211 teams which compete in the qualifying tournaments.

Results

1.World Cup: matches won

2

The total number of matches the team won in the World Cup.
2.World Cup: matches lost

2

The total number of matches the team lost in the World Cup.

Overall performance

1.World Cup: goals scored

6

The total number of goals the team scored in the World Cup.
2.World Cup: goals received

3

The total number of goals the team received in the World Cup.
3.World Cup: shots on target

13

The total number of shots on target (directly at the goal) for all the matches played in the World Cup.
4.World Cup: corner kicks

13

The total number of corner kicks the team was awarded during the matches played in the World Cup.
5.World Cup: offside offences

7

The total number of offside offences committed by the players of the team during the World Cup matches played.
6.World Cup: fouls committed

61

The total number of fouls the players of the team committed during the matches played in the World Cup.

Performance per game

1.World Cup: average number of fouls per match

15.25

The average number of fouls per match committed by the players of the team during the World Cup competition.
2.World Cup: average number of shots per match

6.25

The average number of shots per match in the World Cup competition.
3.World Cup: average number of shots on target per match

3.25

The average number of shots on target (directly at the goal) per match in the World Cup competition.
4.World Cup: average number of corner kicks per match

3.25

The average number of corner kicks per match the team was awarded in the World Cup competition.

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