Diego Armando Maradona - International Appearances


The outstanding Argentine player obtained 91 international caps with his National Team, scoring 34 goals. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Born:    30/10/1960
Country: Argentina
Caps:    91     (W42 - D29 - L20 - GF137 - GA85 - %62.09)
Goals:   34     (0.37 per match)
Age First Cap:  16 yr 120 d     27/02/1977 vs. Hungary  5-1
Age Last Cap:   33 yr 238 d     25/06/1994 vs. Nigeria  2-1
National Team Career: 17 yr 118 d

 
Caps  Goals   Date        Venue            Opponent       Score       Competition

   1          27.02.77    Buenos Aires     Hungary          5-1
   2          24.08.77    Buenos Aires     Paraguay         2-1       Copa Félix Bogado
   3          31.08.77    Asunción         Paraguay         0-2 (1)   Copa Félix Bogado   
   4          19.04.78    Buenos Aires     Eire             3-1
   5          25.04.79    Buenos Aires     Bulgaria         2-1
   6          22.05.79    Bern             Netherlands      0-0 (2)   FIFA 75th Anniversary
   7          26.05.79    Roma             Italy            2-2
   8          29.05.79    Dublin           Eire             0-0
   9   1  1   02.06.79    Glasgow          Scotland         3-1
  10   1  2   25.06.79    Buenos Aires     F.I.F.A.         1-2
  11      2   02.08.79    Rio de Janeiro   Brazil           1-2       Copa América 
  12   1  3   08.08.79    Buenos Aires     Bolivia          3-0       Copa América
  13   1  4   30.04.80    Buenos Aires     Eire             1-0
  14      4   13.05.80    London           England          1-3
  15      4   16.05.80    Dublin           Eire             1-0
  16   3  7   21.05.80    Wien             Austria          5-1
  17      7   18.09.80    Mendoza          Chile            2-2
  18      7   09.10.80    Buenos Aires     Bulgaria         2-0
  19   1  8   12.10.80    Buenos Aires     Poland           2-1
  20      8   15.10.80    Buenos Aires     Czechoslovakia   1-0
  21   1  9   04.12.80    Mar del Plata    Soviet Union     1-1
  22   1 10   16.12.80    Córdoba          Switzerland      5-0
  23     10   01.01.81    Montevideo       West Germany     2-1       Copa de Oro
  24   1 11   04.01.81    Montevideo       Brazil           1-1       Copa de Oro
  25     11   09.03.82    Mar del Plata    Czechoslovakia   0-0
  26     11   24.03.82    Buenos Aires     West Germany     1-1
  27     11   14.04.82    Buenos Aires     Soviet Union     1-1
  28     11   05.05.82    Buenos Aires     Bulgaria         2-1
  29     11   12.05.82    Rosario          Romania          1-0
  30     11   13.06.82    Barcelona        Belgium          0-1       World Cup
  31   2 13   18.06.82    Alicante         Hungary          4-1       World Cup
  32     13   23.06.82    Alicante         El Salvador      2-0       World Cup
  33     13   29.06.82    Barcelona        Italy            1-2       World Cup
  34     13   02.07.82    Barcelona        Brazil           1-3       World Cup
  35   1 14   09.05.85    Buenos Aires     Paraguay         1-1
  36   1 15   14.05.85    Buenos Aires     Chile            2-0
  37   2 17   26.05.85    San Cristóbal    Venezuela        3-2       World Cup Qualifier
  38     17   02.06.85    Bogotá           Colombia         3-1       World Cup Qualifier
  39   1 18   09.06.85    Buenos Aires     Venezuela        3-0       World Cup Qualifier
  40     18   16.06.85    Buenos Aires     Colombia         1-0       World Cup Qualifier
  41     18   23.06.85    Lima             Peru             0-1       World Cup Qualifier
  42     18   30.06.85    Buenos Aires     Peru             2-2       World Cup Qualifier
  43   1 19   14.11.85    Los Angeles      Mexico           1-1
  44     19   17.11.85    Puebla           Mexico           1-1
  45     19   26.03.86    Paris            France           0-2
  46     19   30.04.86    Oslo             Norway           0-1
  47   2 21   04.05.86    Tel-Aviv         Israel           7-2
  48     21   02.06.86    México D.F.      South Korea      3-1       World Cup
  49   1 22   05.06.86    Puebla           Italy            1-1       World Cup
  50     22   10.06.86    México D.F.      Bulgaria         2-0       World Cup
  51     22   16.06.86    Puebla           Uruguay          1-0       World Cup
  52   2 24   22.06.86    México D.F.      England          2-1       World Cup
  53   2 26   25.06.86    México D.F.      Belgium          2-0       World Cup
  54     26   29.06.86    México D.F.      West Germany     3-2       World Cup
  55   1 27   10.06.87    Zurich           Italy            1-3
  56   1 28   27.06.87    Buenos Aires     Peru             1-1       Copa América
  57   2 30   02.07.87    Buenos Aires     Ecuador          3-0       Copa América
  58     30   09.07.87    Buenos Aires     Uruguay          0-1       Copa América
  59     30   11.07.87    Buenos Aires     Colombia         1-2       Copa América
  60     30   16.12.87    Buenos Aires     West Germany     1-0
  61   1 31   31.03.88    Berlin           Soviet Union     2-4       Four Nations Cup
  62     31   02.04.88    Berlin           West Germany     0-1       Four Nations Cup
  63     31   12.10.88    Sevilla          Spain            1-1       Copa Hispanidad
  64     31   02.07.89    Goiania          Chile            1-0       Copa América
  65     31   04.07.89    Goiania          Ecuador          0-0       Copa América
  66     31   08.07.89    Goiania          Uruguay          1-0       Copa América
  67     31   10.07.89    Goiania          Bolivia          0-0       Copa América
  68     31   12.07.89    Rio de Janeiro   Brazil           0-2       Copa América
  69     31   14.07.89    Rio de Janeiro   Uruguay          0-2       Copa América
  70     31   21.12.89    Cagliari         Italy            0-0
  71     31   03.05.90    Wien             Austria          1-1
  72     31   08.05.90    Bern             Switzerland      1-1
  73   1 32   22.05.90    Tel-Aviv         Israel           2-1
  74     32   08.06.90    Milano           Cameroon         0-1       World Cup
  75     32   13.06.90    Napoli           Soviet Union     2-0       World Cup
  76     32   18.06.90    Napoli           Romania          1-1       World Cup
  77     32   23.06.90    Torino           Brazil           1-0       World Cup
  78     32   30.06.90    Firenze          Yugoslavia       0-0 (3)   World Cup
  79     32   03.07.90    Napoli           Italy            1-1 (4)   World Cup
  80     32   08.07.90    Roma             West Germany     0-1       World Cup
  81     32   18.02.93    Buenos Aires     Brazil           1-1       A.F.A. 100th Anniversary
  82     32   24.02.93    Mar del Plata    Denmark          1-1 (5)   Artemio Franchi Cup
  83     32   31.10.93    Sydney           Australia        1-1       World Cup Qualifier
  84     32   17.11.93    Buenos Aires     Australia        1-0       World Cup Qualifier
  85   1 33   20.04.94    Salta            Morocco          3-1
  86     33   18.05.94    Santiago         Chile            3-3
  87     33   25.05.94    Guayaquil        Ecuador          0-1
  88     33   31.05.94    Tel-Aviv         Israel           3-0
  89     33   04.06.94    Zagreb           Croatia          0-0
  90   1 34   21.06.94    Boston           Greece           4-0       World Cup
  91     34   25.06.94    Boston           Nigeria          2-1       World Cup


(1) Argentina lost 1-3 on penalty kicks.
(2) Argentina won 8-7 on penalty kicks.
(3) Argentina won 3-2 on penalty kicks.
(4) Argentina won 4-3 on penalty kicks.
(5) Argentina won 5-4 on penalty kicks.

Total Record

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
    91    42   29   20  137-  85      113      62.09

34 Goals in 91 Matches (0.37 per match) 

Types of Goals / Matches

Friendlies             40  /  17
World Cup              21  /   8
World Cup Qualifiers    8  /   3
Copa America           12  /   4
Other Tournaments      10  /   2

Total                  91  /  34

  


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Prepared and maintained by José Luis Pierrend for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Author: José Luis Pierrend (josepie@hotmail.com)
Last updated: 30 Jul 2001

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