World Cup 2022 Qualification Status


This page lists every single member of FIFA eligible to enter the 2022 World Cup, sorted by confederation and then status. As of
January 12, 2021.

Country Confederation WC 2022 Status Date Stage Notes
Bhutan AFC Eliminated 6/11/2019 AFC First Round Eliminated 5-1 on aggregate by Guam
Brunei AFC Eliminated 6/11/2019 AFC First Round Eliminated 3-2 on aggregate by Mongolia
Laos AFC Eliminated 6/11/2019 AFC First Round Eliminated 1-0 on aggregate by Bangladesh
Macau AFC Eliminated 6/27/2019 AFC First Round Eliminated 3-1 on aggregate by Sri Lanka
Pakistan AFC Eliminated 6/11/2019 AFC First Round Eliminated 4-1 on aggregate by Cambodia
Timor-Leste AFC Eliminated 6/11/2019 AFC First Round Eliminated 12-2 on aggregate by Malaysia
Afghanistan AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-0 loss to Qatar
Australia AFC Qualifying 11/14/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-0 over Jordan
Bahrain AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 0-0 with Iraq
Cambodia AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-0 loss to Hong Kong
China PR AFC Qualifying 11/14/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-1 loss to Syria
Chinese Taipei AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 5-0 loss to Jordan
Guam AFC Qualifying 10/15/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 4-0 loss to Syria
Hong Kong AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-0 over Cambodia
India AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-0 loss to Oman
Indonesia AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-0 loss to Malaysia
Iran AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-1 loss to Iraq
Iraq AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 0-0 with Bahrain
Japan AFC Qualifying 11/14/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-0 loss to Kyrgzstan
Jordan AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 5-0 over Chinese Taipei
Korea DPR AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 0-0 draw with Lebanon
Korea Republic AFC Qualifying 11/14/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 0-0 draw with Lebanon
Kuwait AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-0 over Nepal
Kyrgyzstan AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-1 draw with Tajikistan
Lebanon AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 0-0 draw with Korea DPR
Malaysia AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-0 over Indonesia
Maldives AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 3-1 loss to Guam
Mongolia AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-0 loss to Myanmar
Myanmar AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-0 over Mongolia
Nepal AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-0 loss to Kuwait
Oman AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-0 over India
Palestine AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-0 loss to Uzbekistan
Philippines AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-0 loss to Syria
Saudi Arabia AFC Qualifying 11/14/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 3-2 over Uzbekistan
Singapore AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-1 over Yemen
Syria AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-0 over Philippines
Tajikistan AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-1 with Kyrgryzstan
Thailand AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 0-0 draw with Vietnam
Turkmenistan AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-0 over Sir Lanka
United Arab Emirates AFC Qualifying 11/14/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 1-0 loss to Vietnam
Uzbekistan AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-0 over Palestine
Vietnam AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 0-0 draw with Thailand
Yemen AFC Qualifying 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Last result 2-1 loss to Singapore
Bangladesh AFC Eliminated 12/4/2020 AFC Second Round Elimianted by 5-0 loss to Qatar
Sri Lanka AFC Eliminated 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 2-0 loss to Turkmenistan
Qatar AFC Qualified 12/2/2010 Group Stage – A Hosts
Botswana CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 1-0 on aggregate by Malawi
Burundi CAF Eliminated 9/8/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated on penalties (2-2 on agg.) by Tanzania
Chad CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 3-1 on aggregate by Sudan
Comoros CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 3-1 on aggregate by Togo
Eritrea CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 4-1 on aggregate by Namibia
Eswatini CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 2-1 on aggregate by Djibouti
Gambia CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 3-1 on aggregate by Angola
Lesotho CAF Eliminated 9/8/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated on away goals (1-1) by Ethiopia
Mauritius CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 3-0 on aggregate by Mozambique
Sao Tome e Principe CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 3-1 on aggregate by Guinea-Bissau
Seychelles CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 10-0 on aggregate by Rwanda
Sierra Leone CAF Eliminated 9/8/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 3-2 on aggregate by Liberia
Somalia CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 3-2 on aggregate by Zimbabwe
South Sudan CAF Eliminated 9/8/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 2-1 on aggregate by Equatorial Guinea
Algeria CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Angola CAF Qualifying 9/10/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 3-1 on aggregate over Gambia
Benin CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Burkina Faso CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Cameroon CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Cape Verde CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Central African Republic CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Congo CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Congo DR CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Cote d’Ivoire CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Djibouti CAF Qualifying 9/10/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 2-1 on aggregate over Eswatini
Egypt CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Equatorial Guinea CAF Qualifying 9/8/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 2-1 on aggregate over South Sudan
Ethiopia CAF Qualifying 9/8/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced on away goals (1-1) over Lesotho
Gabon CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Ghana CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Guinea CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Guinea-Bissau CAF Qualifying 9/10/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 3-1 on aggregate over Sao Tome e Principe
Kenya CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Liberia CAF Qualifying 9/8/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 3-2 on aggregate over Sierra Leone
Libya CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Madagascar CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Malawi CAF Qualifying 9/10/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 1-0 on aggregate over Botswana
Mali CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Mauritania CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Morocco CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Mozambique CAF Qualifying 9/10/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 3-0 on aggregate over Mauritius
Namibia CAF Qualifying 9/10/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 4-1 on aggregate over Eritrea
Niger CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Nigeria CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Rwanda CAF Qualifying 9/10/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 10-0 on aggregate over Seychelles
Senegal CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
South Africa CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Sudan CAF Qualifying 9/10/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 3-1 on aggregate over Chad
Tanzania CAF Qualifying 9/8/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced on penalties (2-2 on agg.) over Burundi
Togo CAF Qualifying 9/10/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 3-1 on aggregate over Comoros
Tunisia CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Uganda CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Zambia CAF Qualifying CAF Second Round
Zimbabwe CAF Qualifying 9/10/2019 CAF Second Round Advanced 3-2 on aggregate over Somalia
Anguilla CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Antigua and Barbuda CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Aruba CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Bahamas CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Barbados CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Belize CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Bermuda CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
British Virgin Islands CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Canada CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Cayman Islands CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Cuba CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Curacao CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Dominica CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Dominican Republic CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
El Salvador CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Grenada CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Guatemala CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Guyana CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Haiti CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Montserrat CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Nicaragua CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Panama CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Puerto Rico CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
St Kitts and Nevis CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
St Lucia CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
St Vincent and the Grenadines CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Suriname CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Trinidad and Tobago CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Turks and Caicos Islands CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
US Virgin Islands CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF First Round
Costa Rica CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF Third Round
Honduras CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF Third Round
Jamaica CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF Third Round
Mexico CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF Third Round
United States of America CONCACAF Qualifying CONCACAF Third Round
Argentina CONMEBOL Qualifying 11/17/2020 Last result 2-0 over Peru
Bolivia CONMEBOL Qualifying 11/17/2020 Last result 2-2 draw with Paraguay
Brazil CONMEBOL Qualifying 11/17/2020 Last result 2-0 over Uruguay
Chile CONMEBOL Qualifying 11/17/2020 Last result 2-1 loss to Venezuela
Colombia CONMEBOL Qualifying 11/17/2020 Last result 6-1 loss to Ecuador
Ecuador CONMEBOL Qualifying 11/17/2020 Last result 6-1 over Colombia
Paraguay CONMEBOL Qualifying 11/17/2020 Last result 2-2 with Bolivia
Peru CONMEBOL Qualifying 11/17/2020 Last result 2-0 loss to Argentina
Uruguay CONMEBOL Qualifying 11/17/2020 Last result 2-0 loss to Brazil
Venezuela CONMEBOL Qualifying 11/17/2020 Last result 2-1 over Chile
American Samoa OFC Qualifying Qualification dates to be announced
Cook Islands OFC Qualifying Qualification dates to be announced
Fiji OFC Qualifying Qualification dates to be announced
New Caledonia OFC Qualifying Qualification dates to be announced
New Zealand OFC Qualifying Qualification dates to be announced
Papua New Guinea OFC Qualifying Qualification dates to be announced
Samoa OFC Qualifying Qualification dates to be announced
Solomon Islands OFC Qualifying Qualification dates to be announced
Tahiti OFC Qualifying Qualification dates to be announced
Tonga OFC Qualifying Qualification dates to be announced
Vanuatu OFC Qualifying Qualification dates to be announced
Azerbaijan UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group A
Luxembourg UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group A
Portugal UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group A
Republic of Ireland UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group A
Serbia UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group A
Georgia UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group B
Greece UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group B
Kosovo UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group B
Spain UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group B
Sweden UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group B
Bulgaria UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group C
Italy UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group C
Lithuania UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group C
Northern Ireland UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group C
Switzerland UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group C
Bosnia and Herzegovina UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group D
Finland UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group D
France UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group D
Kazakhstan UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group D
Ukraine UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group D
Belarus UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group E
Belgium UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group E
Czech Republic UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group E
Estonia UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group E
Wales UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group E
Austria UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group F
Denmark UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group F
Faroe Islands UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group F
Israel UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group F
Moldova UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group F
Scotland UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group F
Gibraltar UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group G
Latvia UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group G
Montenegro UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group G
Netherlands UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group G
Norway UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group G
Turkey UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group G
Croatia UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group H
Cyprus UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group H
Malta UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group H
Russia UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group H
Slovakia UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group H
Slovenia UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group H
Albania UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group I
Andorra UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group I
England UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group I
Hungary UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group I
Poland UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group I
San Marino UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group I
Armenia UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group J
North Macedonia UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group J
Germany UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group J
Iceland UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group J
Liechtenstein UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group J
Romania UEFA Qualifying UEFA First Round – Group J

211 teams entered
1 qualified
188 are qualifying
22 have been eliminated