Norway women's national football team

Norway
Nickname(s)Gresshoppene (The Grasshoppers)
AssociationFootball Association of Norway
(Norges Fotballforbund)
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachHege Riise
CaptainMaren Mjelde
Most capsHege Riise (188)[1]
Top scorerIsabell Herlovsen (67)
FIFA codeNOR
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 12 1 (13 October 2022)[2]
Highest2 (July 2003)
Lowest14 (June 2018)
First international
 Sweden 2–1 Norway 
(Kolding, Denmark; 7 July 1978)
Biggest win
 Norway 17–0 Slovakia 
(Ulefoss, Norway; 19 September 1995)
Biggest defeat
 England 8–0 Norway 
(Brighton and Hove, England; 11 July 2022)
World Cup
Appearances9 (first in 1991)
Best resultChampions (1995)
European Championship
Appearances12 (first in 1987)
Best resultChampions (1987, 1993)

The Norway women's national football team is controlled by the Football Association of Norway. The team is former European, World and Olympic champions and thus one of the most successful national teams. The team has had less success since the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup.


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