Ali Ashfaq - Goals in International Matches


The outstanding Maldivian player, who scored 58 international goals in 97 matches for his National Team, has entered the symbolic but exclusive circle of players with Two Score Goals for his national team. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Cap  Goals     Date	Venue    	Opponent       Score	Competition

 1	     25- 3-03	Malé    	Myanmar 	0-2	Asian Cup Qualifier
 2	     29-11-03	Ulaanbaatar	Mongolia	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 3  4	 4    3-12-03	Malé    	Mongolia       12-0	World Cup Qualifier
 4   	 4   31- 5-04 	Muscat  	Oman     	0-3	
 5	 4    3- 6-04	Muscat  	Oman    	1-4	
 6	 4    9- 6-04	Beirut  	Lebanon 	0-3	World Cup Qualifier
 7	 4   31- 8-04 	Malé    	Oman    	0-1	
 8	 4    3- 9-04 	Malé    	Oman    	1-2	
 9  2	 6   13-10-04	Malé    	Vietnam 	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
10	 6   17-11-04	Seoul   	South Korea	0-2	World Cup Qualifier
11	 6   18-12-04 	Malé    	Sri Lanka	0-0	
12  2	 8    7-12-05	Karachi 	Afghanistan	9-1	SAFF Cup
13  1	 9    9-12-05	Karachi 	Sri Lanka	2-0	SAFF Cup
14	 9   11-12-05	Lyari   	Pakistan	0-0	SAFF Cup
15	 9   14-12-05	Karachi 	India   	0-1	SAFF Cup
16	 9    8-10-07	Sana'a  	Yemen   	0-3	World Cup Qualifier
17  1	10   28-10-07	Malé    	Yemen   	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
18	10    9- 4-08	Beirut  	Lebanon 	0-4	Asian Cup Qualifier
19	10   23- 4-08	Malé    	Lebanon 	1-2 	Asian Cup Qualifier
20	10    3- 6-08	Malé    	Pakistan	3-0	SAFF Cup
21	10    5- 6-08	Malé    	Nepal   	4-1	SAFF Cup
22	10    7- 6-08	Malé    	India   	0-1	SAFF Cup
23	10   11- 6-08	Colombo 	Sri Lanka	1-0	SAFF Cup
24	10   14- 6-08	Colombo 	India   	1-0	SAFF Cup
25	10   28- 3-09	Colombo 	Sri Lanka	1-1	
26	10   14- 4-09	Malé    	Turkmenistan	1-3	AFC Cup Qualifier
27  1	11   16- 4-09	Malé    	Philippines	3-2	AFC Cup Qualifier
28  2	13   18- 4-09	Malé    	Bhutan  	5-0	AFC Cup Qualifier
29  1	14   26-11-09  	Selangor	Malaysia	1-0
30	14    5-12-09	Dhaka   	Nepal   	1-1	SAFF Cup
31  2	16    7-12-09	Dhaka   	Afghanistan	3-1	SAFF Cup
32  1	17   11-12-09	Dhaka   	Sri Lanka	5-1	SAFF Cup
33	17   12-10-10	Bandung 	Indonesia	3-0		
34  3	20   21- 3-11	Malé    	Cambodia	4-0	AFC Cup Qualifier 
35	20   23- 3-11	Malé    	Kyrgyzstan	2-1	AFC Cup Qualifier
36	20   25- 3-11	Malé    	Tajikistan	0-0	AFC Cup Qualifier
37	20    7- 6-11	Singapore	Singapore	0-4	
38	20   10- 7-11	Malé    	India   	1-1	
39	20   23- 7-11	Tehran  	Iran    	0-4	World Cup Qualifier
40	20   28- 7-11	Malé    	Iran    	0-1	World Cup Qualifier
41	20    4- 8-11	Praslin 	Mauritius	1-1	Indian Ocean Gam.
42	20    6- 8-11	Roche Caiman	Comoros 	2-2	Indian Ocean Gam.
43	20    9- 8-11	Roche Caiman	Seychelles	1-5	Indian Ocean Gam.
44  1   21   22-11-11   Malé            Seychelles      3-0 
45	21   24-11-11	Malé    	Seychelles	2-1	
46  1	22    2-12-11	New Delhi	Nepal   	1-1	SAFF Cup
47	22    4-12-11	New Delhi	Pakistan	0-0	SAFF Cup
48  1	23    6-12-11	New Delhi	Bangladesh	3-1	SAFF Cup
49	23    9-12-11	New Delhi	India   	1-3	SAFF Cup
50	23   10- 3-12	Kathmandu	Nepal   	1-0	AFC Challenge Cup
51	23   12- 3-12	Kathmandu	Palestine	0-2	AFC Challenge Cup
52	23   23- 8-12	New Delhi	Nepal   	2-1	Nehru Cup
53	23   25- 8-12	New Delhi	India   	0-3	Nehru Cup
54  1	24   27- 8-12	New Delhi	Syria   	2-1	Nehru Cup
55	24   29- 8-12	New Delhi	Cameroon	1-3	Nehru Cup
56	24   12- 2-13	Malé    	Pakistan	1-1	
57  2	26   14- 2-13	Malé    	Pakistan	3-0	
58  6	32    2- 9-13	Kathmandu	Sri Lanka      10-0	SAFF Cup
59  4	36    4- 9-13	Kathmandu	Bhutan  	8-0	SAFF Cup
60	36    9- 9-13	Kathmandu	India   	0-1	SAFF Cup
61  1	37   27-11-13	Roche Caiman	Seychelles	1-3	
62  1	38   29-11-13	Roche Caiman	Seychelles	1-2			
63  2	40   13- 5-14	Malé    	Laos    	7-1 [!]	
64  1	41   19- 5-14	Malé    	Myanmar 	2-3	AFC Challenge Cup
65  2	43   21- 5-14	Malé    	Kyrgyzstan	2-0	AFC Challenge Cup
66	43   23- 5-14	Malé    	Palestine	0-0	AFC Challenge Cup
67	43   27- 5-14	Malé    	Philippines	2-3	AFC Challenge Cup
68	43   29- 5-14	Malé    	Afghanistan 	1-1 [1]	AFC Challenge Cup
69	43   11- 6-15	Malé            Qatar           0-1	World Cup Qualifier
70	43   16- 6-15	Hongkong        Hongkong        0-2	World Cup Qualifier
71  3   46    8-10-15	Thimphu 	Bhutan  	4-3	World Cup Qualifier
72	46   13-10-15	Doha    	Qatar    	0-4	World Cup Qualifier
73	46   12-11-15	Malé            Hongkong        0-1     World Cup Qualifier
74  1   47   24-12-15   Kariavattom     Bhutan          3-1     SAFF Cup
75  1   48   26-12-15   Kariavattom     Bangladesh      3-1     SAFF Cup
76      48   28-12-15   Kariavattom     Afghanistan     1-4     SAFF Cup
77      48   31-12-15   Kariavattom     India           2-3     SAFF Cup
78  2   50   29- 3-16	Malé       	Bhutan          4-2	World Cup Qualifier
79	50    1- 9-16	Malé    	Bangladesh	5-0	
80  2	52    6- 9-16	Malé      	Laos    	4-0	Asian Cup Qualifier
81	52    5- 9-17	Muscat  	Oman    	0-5	Asian Cup Qualifier
82	52   13-11-17	Al-Ram  	Palestine	1-8	Asian Cup Qualifier
83  	52   10- 9-19	Malé    	China		0-5	World Cup Qualifier
84  1	53   10-10-19	Dubai   	Syria		1-2	World Cup Qualifier
85	53   14-11-19	Malé    	Philippines	1-2	World Cup Qualifier
86  1	54   19-11-19	Malé    	Guam		3-1	World Cup Qualifier
87	54   11- 6-21	Sharjah 	China		0-5	World Cup Qualifier
88	54   15- 6-21	Sharjah 	Philippines	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
89	54    1-10-21	Malé    	Nepal   	0-1	SAFF Cup
90  1	55    7-10-21	Malé    	Bangladesh	2-0	SAFF Cup
91  1	56   10-10-21	Malé    	Sri Lanka	1-0	SAFF Cup
92  1	57   13-10-21	Malé    	India   	1-3	SAFF Cup
93  1	58    9-11-21	Colombo 	Sri Lanka	4-4	Four Nations Cup
94	58   13-11-21	Colombo 	Bangladesh	1-2	Four Nations Cup
95	58   16-11-21	Colombo 	Seychelles	0-0	Four Nations Cup
96	58   14-12-22	Kuala Lumpur	Malaysia	0-3
97	58   17-12-22	Singapore	Singapore	1-3

[1] Maldives won 8-7 on penalty kicks.
[!] match not considered a full A-international by FIFA but it is for the Maldives FA

Remark: the following matches were not full A-international matches and are therefore
        not included here:

   (1)       26-11-09   Shah Alam       Malaysia U-23   1-0               
   (3)       29-11-09   Shah Alam       Malaysia U-21   4-1   
              9-12-09 	Dhaka   	India U-23	2-0	SAFF Cup
             13-12-09	Dhaka   	India U-23	0-0 [*]	SAFF Cup
             29- 4-14	Bangkok 	Thailand U-19	1-1
[*] Maldives lost 1-3 on penalty kicks.
 

Total Record: 

Matches     Won   Draw  Lost   For Against  Points   Percentage 
  97         38     16    43     172-156      92        47.42


Types of             Matches  Goals

SAFF Cup		27	23
World Cup Qualifier	21	14
Friendlies		20	 8
AFC Challenge Cup	 7	 3
AFC Challenge Cup Qual.  6	 6
Asian Cup Qualifier	 6	 2
Nehru Cup       	 4	 1
Indian Ocean Is. Games   3 	 0
Other Tournaments	 3	 1

Total caps / goals:     97	58


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