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Venezuela national football team


The Venezuela National Football Team is the national football team of Venezuela and is controlled by the Federacion Venezolana de Futbol. It is nicknamed 'La Vinotinto' (The Burgundy), because of the traditional burgundy color of their shirts.

Venezuela is the only national team in CONMEBOL which has never qualified for a World Cup. Often Venezuela would go through entire qualification tournaments without recording a single win, although this has changed in the last two qualifying rounds. Their best finish in Copa America was fifth in their first entry, in 1967.

The Unofficial Football World Championship, and the related Nasazzi's baton title, was briefly held by Venezuela in 2006.

Related websites

Federacion Venezolana De Futbol

La Vinotinto

Vinotintos en el exterior

ForoVinotinto

RSSSF archive of most capped players and highest goalscorers

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