Azerbaijan women's national volleyball team

The Azerbaijan women's national volleyball team (Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan qadın milli voleybol komandası) is formed by the Azerbaijan Volleyball Federation (AVF) and represents Azerbaijan in international CEV and FIVB tournaments.

Azerbaijan
AssociationAVF
ConfederationCEV
Head coachGiovanni Caprara
FIVB ranking22 (as of September, 2019)
Uniforms
Home
Away
Third
World Championship
Appearances4 (First in 1994)
Best result9th (1994)
European Championship
Appearances8 (First in 2005)
Best result4th (2005, 2017)

Competitive record

World Championship

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

World Championship record
Year Round Position Pld W L SW SL Squad
1952–1990 Part of  Soviet Union
1994 Group stage 9th 3 1 2 4 6 Squad
1998 Did Not Qualify
2002
2006 Second round 13th 9 4 5 14 18 Squad
2010 Did Not Qualify
2014 Second round 15th 9 4 5 14 19 Squad
2018 Second round 15th 9 2 7 8 22 Squad
Total0 titles4/183011194065

European Championship

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

European Championship record
Year Round Position Pld W L SW SL Squad
1949–1991 Part of  Soviet Union
1993 Did Not Participate
1995
1997
1999
2001
2003 Did Not Qualify
2005 Semifinals 4th 7 4 3 12 11 Squad
/ 2007 Second round 12th 8 1 7 4 21 Squad
2009 Playoff round 12th 8 1 7 8 23 Squad
/ 2011 Playoff round 9th 4 1 3 6 10 Squad
/ 2013 Preliminary round 15th 3 0 3 1 9 Squad
/ 2015 Preliminary round 14th 3 0 3 1 9 Squad
/ 2017 Semifinals 4th 6 4 2 15 7 Squad
/// 2019 Round of 16 10th 6 4 2 12 10 Squad
Total0 titles8/3145153059100

European Games

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

European Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L SW SL Squad
2015 Semifinals 4th 8 5 3 19 13 Squad
Total0 titles1/18531913

European League

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

European League record
Year Round Position Pld W L SW SL Squad
2009 Did Not Participate
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014 League round 4th 12 5 7 21 25 Squad
2015 Did Not Participate
/ 2016 Final 1st 10 10 0 30 5 Squad
/ 2017 Did Not Participate
2018 Golden league 5th 6 5 1 16 7 Squad
2019 Golden league 10th 6 0 6 6 18 Squad
Total1 titles4/113420146355

Team

Current squad

The following is the Azerbaijani roster in the 2019 Women's European Volleyball Championship.

Head coach: Giovanni Caprara

No. Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2019–20 club
2Yana Azimova5 July 19941.76 m (5 ft 9 in)65 kg (143 lb)290 cm (110 in)285 cm (112 in) Azerrail Baku
5Odina Aliyeva (c)22 May 19901.86 m (6 ft 1 in)82 kg (181 lb)315 cm (124 in)295 cm (116 in) Il Bisonte Firenze
6Ayshan Abdulazimova11 April 19931.77 m (5 ft 10 in)68 kg (150 lb)265 cm (104 in)260 cm (100 in) Vasas SC
7Olena Hasanova25 November 19951.87 m (6 ft 2 in)72 kg (159 lb)305 cm (120 in)300 cm (120 in) Le Cannet
8Yelyzaveta Samadova3 March 19951.85 m (6 ft 1 in)72 kg (159 lb)305 cm (120 in)290 cm (110 in) Leningradka
9Anastasiya Bessonova21 December 19991.89 m (6 ft 2 in)73 kg (161 lb)295 cm (116 in)290 cm (110 in) Nova KBM Branik
14Krystsina Yagubova13 February 19961.84 m (6 ft 0 in)69 kg (152 lb)295 cm (116 in)285 cm (112 in) LP Viesti Salo
17Polina Rahimova5 June 19901.95 m (6 ft 5 in)73 kg (161 lb)307 cm (121 in)290 cm (110 in) Vôlei Bauru
18Shafagat Alishanova3 August 19911.78 m (5 ft 10 in)63 kg (139 lb)287 cm (113 in)280 cm (110 in) Azerrail Baku
19Bayaz Aliyeva9 June 19901.76 m (5 ft 9 in)65 kg (143 lb)290 cm (110 in)285 cm (112 in) Azerrail Baku
20Marharyta Azizova25 April 19931.86 m (6 ft 1 in)70 kg (150 lb)305 cm (120 in)300 cm (120 in) Radomka
22Maria Kiryluk16 February 19951.87 m (6 ft 2 in)83 kg (183 lb)305 cm (120 in)290 cm (110 in) Azerrail Baku

Managers

Azerbaijan Team Managers From To
Faig Garayev 1992 2013
Aleksandr Chervyakov 2013 2015
Faig Garayev 2015 2018
Giovanni Caprara 2019 present

Captains

Azerbaijan Team Captains From To
Alla Hasanova 1992 2005
Oksana Kurt 2006 2010
Natalya Mammadova 2010 2011
Oksana Kurt 2011 2015
Odina Bayramova 2016 Present

Notable players

References

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