Nicaragua National Football Team
The Nicaragua National Football Team represents the country in various international championships and is run by the Nicaraguan Football Federation. The team was founded in 1931 and although it has not stood out against the other South American nations, it has improved dramatically in recent years. Its efforts and perseverence enabled the team to achieve its best ever FIFA classification in 2009 with 92nd position. This same year the team was also on the brink of reaching the fourth round.