Meet the 32 Finalists for Russia 2018 World Cup Draws

Meet the 32 Finalists for Russia 2018 World Cup Draws


Find below the 32 football nations for Russia 2018 world cup. The football governing body, FIFA will stage the draws for the World Cup in Moscow of Friday.




AUSTRALIA – The Socceroos are making their fifth appearance at a World Cup


IRAN – Team Melli were the first Asian team to qualify for Russia 2018


JAPAN – The Japanese have made the Round of 16 on two occasions


KOREA REPUBLIC – The Taeguk Warriors have been a World Cup ever-present since 1986


SAUDI ARABIA – The Saudis made their World Cup debut at USA 1994






EGYPT – The Pharaohs are making their first world finals appearance since Italy 1990


MOROCCO – The Atlas Lions topped African zone Group C in qualification


NIGERIA – The Super Eagles have only missed one tournament since their debut at USA 1994


SENEGAL – In their debut at Korea/Japan 2002, the Lions of Teranga reached the quarter-finals


TUNISIA – At Argentina 1978, the Carthage Eagles became the first African team to win a World Cup match






COSTA RICA – Los Ticos impressed at Brazil 2014, making the quarter-finals


MEXICO – The Mexicans lost just once in qualifying for Russia 2018


PANAMA – The central Americans are making their World Cup debut in Russia






ARGENTINA – The two-time champions appeared at the inaugural edition at Uruguay 1930


BRAZIL – A Seleção were the first team to qualify after hosts Russia


COLOMBIA – Los Cafeteros coach Jose Pekerman was in charge of his native Argentina at Germany 2006


PERU – The Peruvians return to the world finals for the first time in 36 years


URUGUAY – La Celeste were world champions as hosts in 1930 and at Brazil 1950





BELGIUM – The Belgians went undefeated in topping UEFA Group H in qualifying


CROATIA – The Croatians finished third in their World Cup debut at France 1998


DENMARK – The Danes secured qualification with a comfortable play-off win over Republic of Ireland


ENGLAND – The Three Lions have made the finals 14 times from 16 qualifying campaigns


FRANCE – Les Bleus are making a sixth-straight world finals appearance


GERMANY – The defending world champions registered a 100 per cent record in qualifying


ICELAND – The smallest country by population ever to qualify for a World Cup


POLAND – The Poles finished third at Germany 1974 and Spain 1982


PORTUGAL – A Seleção das Quinas are making a fifth-straight finals appearance


RUSSIA – As the Soviet Union, the World Cup hosts finished fourth at England 1966


SERBIA – The Serbs topped UEFA Group D in qualification with only one defeat


SPAIN – Champions in 2010, Spain’s World Cup debut was at Italy 1934


SWEDEN – The Swedes were runners-up as World Cup hosts in 1958


SWITZERLAND – The Swiss have reached the quarter-finals on three occasions



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