South Sudan National Football Team
The South Sudan National Football Team is the official football team of South Sudan. The team is controlled by the South Sudan Football Association which is the governing body of the sport of football in the country.
First official match
The first official match played after the formation of the team is against the Kenyan national team on July 10, 2011. The friendly match was organized as a part of the independence day celebrations of the country.
FIFA World Cup
The team could not make it to the 2014 FIFA World Cup because qualifying matches were already in progress when they became a FIFA member. Hence the team could only play for the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cup matches.