Carlos Manuel Brito Leal Queiroz - International Matches as Coach


The outstanding Portuguese coach coached five national teams (Portugal, United Arab Emirates, South Africa, Iran and Colombia) for (in total) 205 international matches and thereby belongs to the select company of coaches with 100 or more international matches. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.


Born: 1- 3-1953
Country: Mozambique (Portuguese citizen) 
Matches as Coach:		  205	(W114-D57-L34 – GF330-GA148 – %69.51)
Matches as Coach for Portugal: 	   49	(W 26-D16-L 7 – GF 76-GA 26 – %69.39)
Matches as Coach for UA Emirates:  19	(W 10-D 2-L 7 – GF 31-GA 37 – %57.89)
Matches as Coach for South Africa: 24	(W 10-D 8-L 6 – GF 24-GA 19 – %58.33)
Matches as Coach for Iran: 	   99	(W 60-D27-L12 – GF183-GA 59 – %74.24)
Matches as Coach for Colombia: 	   14	(W  8-D 4-L 2 – GF 16-GA  7 – %71.43)
Age First Match: 38 yr 187 d	    4- 9-1991 vs. Austria 1-1
Age Last Match:  66 yr 263 d	   19-11-2019 vs. Ecuador 1-0
National Team Career: 28 yr  76 d

Caps    Date    Venue           Opponent       Score    Competition 

Coach for Portugal
first tenure
  1    4- 9-91	Oporto  	Austria 	1-1
  2   11- 9-91	Oporto  	Finland 	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
  3   12-10-91	Luxembourg 	Luxembourg	1-1
  4   16-10-91	Rotterdam	Netherlands	0-1	European Ch. Qual.
  5   20-11-91	Lisboa  	Greece  	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
  6   15- 1-92	Torres Novas	Spain   	0-0
  7   12- 2-92	Faro    	Netherlands	2-0
  8   31- 5-92	New Haven	Italy   	0-0	US Cup
  9    3- 6-92	Chicago 	United States	1-0	US Cup
 10    7- 6-92	Foxborough	Ireland  	0-2	US Cup
 11    2- 9-92	Linz    	Austria 	1-1
 12   14-10-92	Glasgow 	Scotland	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 13   11-11-92	Saint-Ouen	Bulgaria	2-1
 14   24- 1-93	La Valletta	Malta   	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 15   10- 2-93	Faro    	Norway  	1-1
 16   24- 2-93	Oporto  	Italy   	1-3	World Cup Qualifier
 17   31- 3-93	Bern    	Switzerland	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
 18   28- 4-93	Lisboa  	Scotland	5-0	World Cup Qualifier
 19   19- 6-93	Oporto  	Malta   	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
 20    5- 9-93	Tallinn 	Estonia 	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 21   13-10-93	Oporto  	Switzerland 	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 22   10-11-93	Lisboa  	Estonia 	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
 23   17-11-93	Milano  	Italy   	0-1	World Cup Qualifier
second tenure
 24   20- 8-08	Aveiro  	Faroe Islands	5-0	
 25    6- 9-08	La Valletta	Malta   	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
 26   10- 9-08	Lisboa  	Denmark 	2-3	World Cup Qualifier
 27   11-10-08	Stockholm	Sweden  	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 28   15-10-08	Braga   	Albania 	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 29   19-11-08	Brasília	Brazil  	2-6	
 30   11- 2-09	Faro-Loulé	Finland 	1-0	
 31   28- 3-09	Oporto  	Sweden  	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 32   31- 3-09	Lausanne	South Africa	2-0	
 33    6- 6-09	Tiranë  	Albania 	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
 34   10- 6-09	Tallinn 	Estonia 	0-0	
 35   12- 8-09	Vaduz   	Liechtenstein	3-0	
 36    5- 9-09	København	Denmark 	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
 37    9- 9-09	Budapest	Hungary 	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 38   10-10-09	Lisboa  	Hungary 	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
 39   14-10-09	Guimarães	Malta   	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
 40   14-11-09	Lisboa  	Bosnia-Herzeg.	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 41   18-11-09	Zenica  	Bosnia-Herzeg.	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 42    3- 3-10	Coimbra 	China   	2-0	
 43   24- 5-10	Covilhã 	Cape Verde Isl.	0-0	
 44    1- 6-10	Covilhã 	Cameroon	3-1	
 45    8- 6-10	Johannesburg	Mozambique	3-0	
 46   15- 6-10	Port Elizabeth	Ivory Coast	0-0	World Cup
 47   21- 6-10	Cape Town	North Korea	7-0	World Cup
 48   25- 6-10	Durban  	Brazil  	0-0	World Cup
 49   29- 6-10	Cape Town	Spain   	0-1	World Cup 

Coach for United Arab Emirates
  1   16- 9-98	Dubai    	Libya   	5-1	
  2   27- 9-98	Doha     	Sudan   	4-1	Arab Cup
  3   29- 9-98	Doha     	Qatar   	1-2	Arab Cup
  4    1-10-98	Doha     	Kuwait  	1-4	Arab Cup
  5   17-10-98	Abu Dhabi 	Sudan   	2-1	International Tourn.
  6   19-10-98	Abu Dhabi 	Syria   	1-0	International Tourn.
  7   21-10-98	Abu Dhabi 	Lebanon 	1-0	International Tourn.
  8   30-10-98	Manama   	Bahrain 	1-0	Gulf Cup
  9    3-11-98	Manama   	Oman    	3-2	Gulf Cup
 10    5-11-98	Manama   	Qatar   	0-0	Gulf Cup
 11    8-11-98	Manama   	Saudi Arabia	0-1	Gulf Cup
 12   12-11-98	Manama   	Kuwait  	1-4	Gulf Cup
 13   25-11-98	Singapore	Singapore	4-0	
 14    2-12-98	Songkhla	North Korea 	3-3 [1]	Asian Games
 15    7-12-98	Bangkok 	Kuwait  	0-5	Asian Games
 16    9-12-98	Bangkok 	South Korea	1-2	Asian Games
 17   11-12-98	Bangkok		Japan U-21 	1-0 [*]	Asian Games
 18   20- 8-99	Amman    	Lebanon 	2-0	Pan Arab Games
 19   23- 8-99	Al Quaisma 	Palestine	0-1	Pan Arab Games 

[1] UA Emirates won 4-1 on penalty kicks.
[*] Not full A for FIFA.

Coach for South Africa
  1    7-10-00  Johannesburg	France  	0-0	N. Mandela Cup
  2   16-12-00  Johannesburg    Liberia		2-1	African Cup Qual.
  3   25- 4-01  Perugia         Italy           0-1
  4   13- 1-01  Bellevue-Harel  Mauritius       1-1   	African Cup Qual.
  5   27- 1-01  Rustenburg      Burkina Faso	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
  6   25- 2-01  Blantyre        Malawi          2-1	World Cup Qualifier
  7   24- 3-01  Port Elizabeth  Mauritius	3-0	African Cup Qual.
  8   29- 4-01  Maputo          Mozambique      3-0	COSAFA Cup
  9    5- 5-01  Johannesburg    Zimbabwe	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
 10    3- 6-01  Monrovia        Liberia        	1-1	African Cup Qual.
 11   17- 6-01  Durban          Congo-Brazz.    0-0	African Cup Qual.
 12    1- 7-01  Ouagadougou     Burkina Faso    1-1	World Cup Qualifier
 13   14- 7-01  Durban          Malawi		2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 14   21- 7-01  Blantyre        Malawi          0-1	COSAFA Cup
 15   15- 8-01  Stockholm       Sweden          0-3
 16   10-11-01  Johannesburg    Egypt    	1-0   
 17   15- 1-02  Mmabatho        Angola		1-0
 18   20- 1-02  Ségou           Burkina Faso    0-0	African Nations Cup
 19   24- 1-02  Ségou           Ghana   	0-0	African Nations Cup
 20   30- 1-02  Ségou           Morocco 	3-1	African Nations Cup
 21    3- 2-02  Kayès          	Mali            0-2	African Nations Cup
 22   20- 3-02	Pistoia 	Saudi Arabia	0-1
 23   27- 3-02	Radès   	Georgia 	1-4
 24   30- 3-02  Gaborone        Botswana        0-0 [2]	COSAFA Cup

[2] South Africa won 5-4 on penalty kicks.

Coach for Iran
  1   17- 7-11	Tehran  	Madagascar	1-0	
  2   23- 7-11	Tehran  	Maldives	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
  3   28- 7-11	Malé		Maldives	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
  4    2- 9-11	Tehran  	Indonesia	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
  5    6- 9-11	Doha    	Qatar   	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
  6    5-10-11	Tehran  	Palestine	7-0	
  7   11-10-11	Tehran  	Bahrain 	6-0	World Cup Qualifier
  8   11-11-11	Manama  	Bahrain 	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
  9   15-11-11	Jakarta		Indonesia	4-1	World Cup Qualifier
 10   23- 2-12	Dubai   	Jordan  	2-2	
 11   29- 2-12	Tehran  	Qatar   	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
 12    2- 5-12	Tehran  	Mozambique	3-0	
 13   27- 5-12	Istanbul	Albania 	0-1	
 14    3- 6-12	Tashkent	Uzbekistan	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 15   12- 6-12	Tehran  	Qatar   	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 16   15- 8-12	Kecskemét	Tunisia 	2-2	
 17    5- 9-12	Amman   	Jordan  	0-0	
 18   11- 9-12	Beirut  	Lebanon 	0-1	World Cup Qualifier
 19   16-10-12	Tehran  	South Korea	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 20    6-11-12	Tehran  	Tajikistan	6-1	
 21   14-11-12	Tehran  	Uzbekistan	0-1	World Cup Qualifier
 22    9-12-12	Kuwait City	Saudi Arabia	0-0	WAFF Tournament
 23   12-12-12	Kuwait City	Bahrain 	0-0	WAFF Tournament
 24   15-12-12	Kuwait City	Yemen		2-1	WAFF Tournament
 25    6- 2-13	Tehran  	Lebanon 	5-0	Asian Cup Qualifier
 26   26- 3-13	Kuwait City	Kuwait  	1-1	Asian Cup Qualifier
 27   22- 5-13	Muscat  	Oman    	1-3	
 28    4- 6-13	Doha    	Qatar   	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 29   11- 6-13	Tehran  	Lebanon 	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
 30   18- 6-13	Ulsan		South Korea	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 31   15-10-13	Tehran  	Thailand	2-1	Asian Cup Qualifier
 32   15-11-13	Bangkok		Thailand	3-0	Asian Cup Qualifier
 33   19-11-13	Beirut  	Lebanon 	4-1	Asian Cup Qualifier
 34    3- 3-14	Tehran  	Kuwait  	3-2	Asian Cup Qualifier
 35    5- 3-14	Tehran  	Guinea		1-2	
 36   18- 5-14	Kapfenberg	Belarus  	0-0	
 37   26- 5-14	Hartberg	Montenegro	0-0	
 38   30- 5-14	Hartberg	Angola		1-1	
 39    8- 6-14	São Paulo	Trinidad/Tobago	2-0	
 40   16- 5-14	Curitiba	Nigeria		0-0	World Cup
 41   21- 6-14	Belo Horizonte	Argentina	0-1	World Cup
 42   25- 6-14	Salvador	Bosnia-Herzeg.	1-3	World Cup
 43   18-11-14	Tehran  	South Korea	1-0	
 44    4- 1-15	Wollongong	Iraq		1-0	
 45   11- 1-15	Melbourne	Bahrain 	2-0	Asian Nations Cup
 46   15- 1-15	Sydney  	Qatar   	1-0	Asian Nations Cup
 47   19- 1-15	Brisbane	UA Emirates	1-0	Asian Nations Cup
 48   23- 1-15	Canberra	Iraq	 	3-3 [3]	Asian Nations Cup
 49   26- 3-15	St. Pölten	Chile   	2-0	
 50   31- 3-15	Stockholm	Sweden  	1-3	
 51   11- 6-15	Tashkent	Uzbekistan	1-0	
 52   16- 6-15	Dashoguz	Turkmenistan	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
 53    3- 9-15	Tehran  	Guam		6-0	World Cup Qualifier
 54    8- 9-15	Bangalore	India		3-0	World Cup Qualifier
 55    8-10-15	Muscat  	Oman    	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
 56   13-10-15	Tehran  	Japan		1-1	
 57   12-11-15	Tehran  	Turkmenistan	3-1	World Cup Qualifier
 58   17-11-15	Dededo		Guam		6-0	World Cup Qualifier
 59   24- 3-16	Tehran  	India		4-0	World Cup Qualifier
 60   29- 3-16	Tehran  	Oman    	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 61    2- 6-16	Skopje		Macedonia	3-1	
 62    7- 6-16	Tehran  	Kyrgyzstan	6-0	
 63    1- 9-16	Tehran  	Qatar   	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 64    6- 9-16	Shenyang	China   	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 65    6-10-16	Tashkent	Uzbekistan	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 66   11-10-16	Tehran  	South Korea	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 67   10-11-16	Shah Alam	Papua N. Guinea	8-1	
 68   15-11-16	Paroi		Syria   	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 69   23- 3-17	Doha    	Qatar   	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 70   28- 3-17	Tehran  	China   	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 71    4- 6-17	Podgorica	Montenegro	2-1	
 72   12- 6-17	Tehran  	Uzbekistan	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 73   31- 8-17	Seoul   	South Korea	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 74    5- 9-17	Tehran  	Syria   	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
 75    5-10-17	Tehran  	Togo		2-0	
 76   10-10-17	Kazan   	Russia  	1-1	
 77    9-11-17	Graz		Panama		2-1	
 78   13-11-17	Nijmegen	Venezuela	1-0	
 79   17- 3-18	Tehran  	Sierra Leone	4-0	
 80   23- 3-18	Radès   	Tunisia 	0-1	
 81   27- 3-18	Graz		Algeria 	2-1	 
 82   18- 5-18	Tehran		Uzbekistan	1-0	
 83   28- 5-18	Istanbul	Turkey		1-2	
 84    8- 6-18	Moskva		Lithuania	1-0	
 85   15- 6-18	St. Peterburg	Morocco		1-0	World Cup
 86   20- 6-18	Kazan		Spain		0-1	World Cup
 87   25- 6-18	Saransk		Portugal	1-1	World Cup
 88   10- 9-18	Tashkent	Uzbekistan	1-0 	
 89   16-10-18	Tehran  	Bolivia 	2-1	
 90   15-11-18	Tehran  	Trinidad/Tobago	1-0	
 91   20-11-18	Doha    	Venezuela	1-1	
 92   24-12-18	Doha    	Palestine	1-1	
 93   31-12-18	Doha    	Qatar   	2-1	
 94    7- 1-19	Abu Dhabi	Yemen   	5-0	Asian Nations Cup
 95   12- 1-19	Abu Dhabi	Vietnam 	2-0	Asian Nations Cup
 96   16- 1-19	Dubai   	Iraq    	0-0	Asian Nations Cup
 97   20- 1-19	Abu Dhabi	Oman    	2-0	Asian Nations Cup
 98   24- 1-19	Abu Dhabi	China   	3-0	Asian Nations Cup
 99   28- 1-19	Al-Ain  	Japan   	0-3	Asian Nations Cup

[3] Iran lost 6-7 on penalty kicks.

Coach for Colombia
  1   22- 3-19	Yokohama	Japan   	1-0	Kirin Cup
  2   26- 3-19	Seoul   	South Korea	1-2	
  3    3- 6-19	Bogotá  	Panama  	3-0	
  4    9- 6-19	Lima    	Peru    	3-0	
  5   15- 6-19	Salvador	Argentina	2-0	Copa América
  6   19- 6-19	São Paulo	Qatar   	1-0	Copa América
  7   23- 6-19	Salvador	Paraguay	1-0	Copa América
  8   28- 6-19	São Paulo	Chile    	0-0 [4]	Copa América
  9    6- 9-19	Miami   	Brazil  	2-2	
 10   10- 9-19	Tampa   	Venezuela	0-0	
 11   12-10-19	Alicante	Chile   	0-0	
 12   15-10-19	Lille   	Algeria 	0-3	
 13   15-11-19	Miami   	Peru    	1-0	
 14   19-11-19	Harrison	Ecuador 	1-0	

[4] Colombia lost 4-5 on penalty kicks.

Total Record

Matches	Won Draw Lost	For-Against     Points	Percentage

    205 114  57  34	330- 148	285	69.51

Types of Matches
Friendlies		 74
World Cup Qualifier	 61
World Cup		 10
Asian Nations Cup	 10
Asian Cup Qualifier	  6
African Cup Qualifier	  5
Gulf Cup		  5
African Nations Cup	  4
Asian Games		  4
Copa América              4
Arab Cup		  3
COSAFA Cup		  3
European Ch. Qualifier	  3
WAFF Tournament		  3
Pan Arab Games		  2
Other Tournaments	  8

Total matches:  	205

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