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
October 13, 2021.

Country Confederation WC 2022 Status Date Stage Notes
Qatar AFC Qualified 12/2/2010 Group Stage – A Hosts
Australia AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 2-1 loss to Japan
China PR AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 3-2 loss to Saudi Arabia
Iran AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 1-1 draw with Korea Republic
Iraq AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 2-2 draw with United Arab emirates
Japan AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 2-1 over Australia
Korea Republic AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 1-1 draw with Iran
Lebanon AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 3-2 over Syria
Oman AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 3-1 over Vietnam
Saudi Arabia AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 3-2 over China PR
Syria AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 2-1 loss to Lebanon
United Arab Emirates AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 2-2 draw with Iraq
Vietnam AFC Qualifying 10/12/2021 AFC Third Round Last result 3-1 loss to Oman
Bahrain AFC Eliminated 6/15/2021 AFC Second Round Elimianted by Iran 1-0 over Iraq
Jordan AFC Eliminated 6/15/2021 AFC Second Round Elimianted by goal difference (+10) versus Kuwait (+12)
Kuwait AFC Eliminated 6/15/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated as 8th best group runner-up (8 pts)
Kyrgyzstan AFC Eliminated 6/15/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 5-1 loss to Japan
Tajikistan AFC Eliminated 6/15/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated as 6th best group runner-up (10 pts -1 goal diff)
Uzbekistan AFC Eliminated 6/15/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated as 7th best group runner-rup (9 pts)
Malaysia AFC Eliminated 6/11/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 2-1 loss to Vietnam
Myanmar AFC Eliminated 6/11/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 8-1 loss to Kyrgyzstan
Philippines AFC Eliminated 6/11/2021 AFC Second Round Elimianted by China PR 5-0 over Maldives
Singapore AFC Eliminated 6/11/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 3-0 loss to Saudi Arabia
Yemen AFC Eliminated 6/11/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Uzbekistan
Maldives AFC Eliminated 6/7/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by China PR 2-0 over Philipines
Nepal AFC Eliminated 6/7/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 3-0 loss to Jordan
Palestine AFC Eliminated 6/7/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by Uzbekistan 5-0 over Singapore
Thailand AFC Eliminated 6/7/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 3-1 loss to United Arab Emirates
Turkmenistan AFC Eliminated 6/5/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 5-0 loss to Korea Republic
Afghanistan AFC Eliminated 6/3/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 1-1 draw with Bangladesh
Cambodia AFC Eliminated 6/3/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 8-0 loss to Bahrain
Hong Kong AFC Eliminated 6/3/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 3-1 loss to Iran
India AFC Eliminated 6/3/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Qatar
Mongolia AFC Eliminated 3/25/2021 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 3-0 loss to Tajikistan
Bangladesh AFC Eliminated 12/4/2020 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 5-0 loss to Qatar
Chinese Taipei AFC Eliminated 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 5-0 loss to Jordan
Guam AFC Eliminated 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 3-1 loss to Maldives
Indonesia AFC Eliminated 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 2-0 loss to Malaysia
Sri Lanka AFC Eliminated 11/19/2019 AFC Second Round Eliminated by 2-0 loss to Turkmenistan
Korea DPR AFC Withdrew 5/4/2021 AFC Second Round Last result 0-0 draw with Lebanon
Macau AFC Eliminated 6/27/2019 AFC First Round Eliminated 3-1 on aggregate by Sri Lanka
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
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
Morocco CAF Qualifying 10/12/2021 CAF Third Round Advanced on 4-1 over Guina
Senegal CAF Qualifying 10/12/2021 CAF Third Round Advanced on 3-1 over Namibia
Algeria CAF Qualifying 10/12/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 4-0 over Niger
Ghana CAF Qualifying 10/12/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-0 over Zimbabwe
South Africa CAF Qualifying 10/12/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-0 over Ethiopia
Burkina Faso CAF Qualifying 10/11/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 2-0 over Djibouti
Cameroon CAF Qualifying 10/11/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-0 over Mozambique
Cote d’Ivoire CAF Qualifying 10/11/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 2-1 over Malawi
Egypt CAF Qualifying 10/11/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 3-0 over Libya
Gabon CAF Qualifying 10/11/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 2-0 over Angola
Libya CAF Qualifying 10/11/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 3-0 loss to Egypt
Benin CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-0 loss to Tanzania
Cape Verde CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-0 over Liberia
Central African Republic CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 2-0 loss to Nigeria
Congo DR CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-0 loss to Madagascar
Equatorial Guinea CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-1 draw with Zambia
Madagascar CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-0 over Congo DR
Mali CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-0 over Kenya
Nigeria CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 2-0 over Central African Republic
Tanzania CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-0 over Benin
Tunisia CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 0-0 draw with Mauritania
Uganda CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-0 over Rwanda
Zambia CAF Qualifying 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Last result 1-1 draw with Equatorial Guinea
Congo CAF Eliminated 10/12/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 2-1 loss to Togo
Ethiopia CAF Eliminated 10/12/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 1-0 loss to South Africa
Guinea CAF Eliminated 10/12/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated 4-1 loss to Morocco
Guinea-Bissau CAF Eliminated 10/12/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by Morocco 4-1 over Guinea
Namibia CAF Eliminated 10/12/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 3-1 loss to Senegal
Niger CAF Eliminated 10/12/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated 4-0 loss to Algeria
Togo CAF Eliminated 10/12/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by Senegal 3-1 over Namibia
Zimbabwe CAF Eliminated 10/12/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Ghana
Angola CAF Eliminated 10/11/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 2-0 loss to Gabon
Djibouti CAF Eliminated 10/11/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 2-0 loss to Burkinka Faso
Malawi CAF Eliminated 10/11/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 2-0 loss to Cote d’Ivoire
Mozambique CAF Eliminated 10/11/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Cameroon
Kenya CAF Eliminated 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Mali
Liberia CAF Eliminated 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Cape Verde
Mauritania CAF Eliminated 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 0-0 draw with Tunisia
Rwanda CAF Eliminated 10/10/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Uganda
Sudan CAF Eliminated 10/9/2021 CAF Second Round Eliminated by Morocco 3-0 over Guinea-Bissau and 2-2 draw with Guinea
Botswana CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 1-0 on aggregate by Malawi
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
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
Somalia CAF Eliminated 9/10/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 3-2 on aggregate by Zimbabwe
Burundi CAF Eliminated 9/8/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated on penalties (2-2 on agg.) by Tanzania
Lesotho CAF Eliminated 9/8/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated on away goals (1-1) by Ethiopia
Sierra Leone CAF Eliminated 9/8/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 3-2 on aggregate by Liberia
South Sudan CAF Eliminated 9/8/2019 CAF First Round Eliminated 2-1 on aggregate by Equatorial Guinea
Canada CONCACAF Qualifying 10/13/2021 CONCACAF Third Round Last result 4-1 over Panama
Costa Rica CONCACAF Qualifying 10/13/2021 CONCACAF Third Round Last result 2-1 loss to United States of America
Honduras CONCACAF Qualifying 10/13/2021 CONCACAF Third Round Last result 2-0 loss to Jamaica
Jamaica CONCACAF Qualifying 10/13/2021 CONCACAF Third Round Last result 2-0 over Honduras
Panama CONCACAF Qualifying 10/13/2021 CONCACAF Third Round Last result 4-1 loss to Canada
United States of America CONCACAF Qualifying 10/13/2021 CONCACAF Third Round Last result 2-1 over Costa Rica
El Salvador CONCACAF Qualifying 10/13/2021 CONCACAF Third Round Last result 2-0 loss to Mexico
Mexico CONCACAF Qualifying 10/13/2021 CONCACAF Third Round Last result 2-0 over El Salvador
Curacao CONCACAF Eliminated 6/15/2021 CONCACAF Second Round Eliminated 2-1 on aggregate by Panama
Haiti CONCACAF Eliminated 6/15/2021 CONCACAF Second Round Eliminated 4-0 on aggregate by Canada
St Kitts and Nevis CONCACAF Eliminated 6/15/2021 CONCACAF Second Round Eliminated 6-0 on aggregate by El Salvador
Antigua and Barbuda CONCACAF Eliminated 6/8/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 3-0 loss to El Salvador
Dominican Republic CONCACAF Eliminated 6/8/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 3-0 loss to Panama
Guatemala CONCACAF Eliminated 6/8/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated on goals scored (14) by Curacao (15)
Montserrat CONCACAF Eliminated 6/8/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by El Salvador 3-0 over Antigua and Barbuda
Nicaragua CONCACAF Eliminated 6/8/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Haiti
Suriname CONCACAF Eliminated 6/8/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 4-0 loss to Canada
Barbados CONCACAF Eliminated 6/5/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by Panama 13-0 over Anguilla
Bermuda CONCACAF Eliminated 6/5/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 6-0 loss to Suriname
Trinidad and Tobago CONCACAF Eliminated 6/5/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 0-0 draw with Bahamas
Belize CONCACAF Eliminated 6/4/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 3-0 loss to Nicaragua
Grenada CONCACAF Eliminated 6/4/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Antigua and Barbuda
Guyana CONCACAF Eliminated 6/4/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 3-0 loss to St Kitts and Nevis
Puerto Rico CONCACAF Eliminated 6/4/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by St Kitts and Nevis 3-0 over Guyana
St Vincent and the Grenadines CONCACAF Eliminated 6/4/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 10-0 loss to Guatemala
British Virgin Islands CONCACAF Eliminated 6/2/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 5-0 loss to Cuba
US Virgin Islands CONCACAF Eliminated 6/2/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 4-0 loss to Montserrat
Anguilla CONCACAF Eliminated 3/30/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Barbados
Aruba CONCACAF Eliminated 3/30/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 5-0 loss to Bermuda
Bahamas CONCACAF Eliminated 3/30/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 4-0 loss to Guyana
Turks and Caicos Islands CONCACAF Eliminated 3/30/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 5-0 loss to Belize
Cayman Islands CONCACAF Eliminated 3/29/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 11-0 loss to Canada
Cuba CONCACAF Eliminated 3/28/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated by 2-1 loss to Curacao
Dominica CONCACAF Eliminated 3/28/2021 CONCACAF First Round Eliminated 2-1 loss to Panama
St Lucia CONCACAF Withdrew 3/23/2021 CONCACAF First Round
Argentina CONMEBOL Qualifying 6/8/2021 Last result 2-2 draw with Colombia
Bolivia CONMEBOL Qualifying 6/8/2021 Last result 1-1 draw with Chile
Brazil CONMEBOL Qualifying 6/8/2021 Last result 2-0 over Paraguay
Chile CONMEBOL Qualifying 6/8/2021 Last result 1-1 draw with Bolivia
Colombia CONMEBOL Qualifying 6/8/2021 Last result 2-2 draw with Argentina
Ecuador CONMEBOL Qualifying 6/8/2021 Last result 2-1 loss to Peru
Paraguay CONMEBOL Qualifying 6/8/2021 Last result 2-0 loss to Brazil
Peru CONMEBOL Qualifying 6/8/2021 Last result 2-1 over Ecuador
Uruguay CONMEBOL Qualifying 6/8/2021 Last result 0-0 draw with Venezuela
Venezuela CONMEBOL Qualifying 6/8/2021 Last result 0-0 draw with Uruguay
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
Denmark UEFA Qualified 10/12/2021 Group Stage – TBD Qualified with 1-0 over Austria
Germany UEFA Qualified 10/11/2021 Group Stage – TBD Qualified with 4-0 over North Macedonia
Portugal UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group A Last result 5-0 over Luxembourg
Serbia UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group A Last result 3-1 over Azerbaijan
Luxembourg UEFA Eliminated 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group A Eliminated bt 5-0 loss to Portugal
Republic of Ireland UEFA Eliminated 10/9/2021 UEFA First Round – Group A Eliminated by Serbia 1-0 over Luxembourg
Azerbaijan UEFA Eliminated 9/4/2021 UEFA First Round – Group A Eliminated by 3-0 loss to Portugal
Greece UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group B Last result 2-0 loss to Sweden
Sweden UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group B Last result 2-0 over Greece
Spain UEFA Qualifying 9/9/2021 UEFA First Round – Group B Last result 2-0 over Kosovo
Georgia UEFA Eliminated 10/9/2021 UEFA First Round – Group B Eliminated by 2-0 loss to Greece
Kosovo UEFA Eliminated 10/9/2021 UEFA First Round – Group B Eliminated by 3-0 loss to Sweden
Switzerland UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group C Last result 4-0 over Lithuania
Italy UEFA Qualifying 9/8/2021 UEFA First Round – Group C Last result 5-0 over Lithuania
Bulgaria UEFA Eliminated 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group C Eliminated by Switzerland 4-0 over Lithuania
Northern Ireland UEFA Eliminated 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group C Eliminated by 2-1 loss to Bulgaria
Lithuania UEFA Eliminated 10/9/2021 UEFA First Round – Group C Eliminated by Switzerland 2-0 over Northern Ireland
Bosnia and Herzegovina UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group D Last result 1-1 draw with Ukraine
Finland UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group D Last result 2-0 over Kazakhstan
Ukraine UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group D Last result 1-1 draw with Bosnia and Herzegovina
France UEFA Qualifying 9/7/2021 UEFA First Round – Group D Last result 2-0 over Finland
Kazakhstan UEFA Eliminated 10/9/2021 UEFA First Round – Group D Eliminated by 2-0 loss to Bosnia and Herzegovina
Czech Republic UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group E Last result 2-0 over Belarus
Wales UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group E Last result 1-0 over Estonia
Belgium UEFA Qualifying 9/8/2021 UEFA First Round – Group E Last result 1-0 over Belarus
Belarus UEFA Eliminated 10/11/1021 UEFA First Round – Group E Eliminated by 2-0 loss to Czech Republic
Estonia UEFA Eliminated 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group E Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Wales
Austria UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group F Last result 1-0 loss to Denmark
Israel UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group F Last result 2-1 over Moldova
Scotland UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group F Last result 1-0 over Faroe Islands
Faroe Islands UEFA Eliminated 10/9/2021 UEFA First Round – Group F Eliminated by 2-0 loss to Austria
Moldova UEFA Eliminated 10/9/2021 UEFA First Round – Group F Eliminated by 4-0 loss to Denmark
Montenegro UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group G Last result 2-0 loss to Norway
Netherlands UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group G Last result 6-0 over Gibraltar
Norway UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group G Last result 2-0 over Montenegro
Turkey UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group G Last result 2-1 over Latvia
Gibraltar UEFA Eliminated 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group G Eliminated by 6-0 loss to Netherlands
Latvia UEFA Eliminated 10/8/2021 UEFA First Round – Group G Eliminated by 1-0 loss to Netherlands
Croatia UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group H Last result 2-2 draw with Slovakia
Russia UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group H Last result 2-1 over Slovenia
Slovenia UEFA Eliminated 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group H “Eliminated by 1-0 Austria loss to Denmark and Hungary 1-1 with England
Slovakia UEFA Eliminated 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group H Eliminated by 2-2 draw with Croatia
Cyprus UEFA Eliminated 10/8/2021 UEFA First Round – Group H Eliminated by 3-0 loss to Croatia
Malta UEFA Eliminated 10/8/2021 UEFA First Round – Group H Eliminated by 4-0 loss to Slovenia
Albania UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group I Last result 1-0 loss to Poland
England UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group I Last result 1-1 draw with Hungary
Hungary UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group I Last result 1-1 draw with England
Poland UEFA Qualifying 10/12/2021 UEFA First Round – Group I Last result 1-0 over Albania
Andorra UEFA Eliminated 10/9/2021 UEFA First Round – Group I Eliminated by 5-0 loss to England
San Marino UEFA Eliminated 9/8/2021 UEFA First Round – Group I Eliminated by 5-0 loss to Albania
Armenia UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group J Last result 1-0 loss to Romania
Iceland UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group J Last result 4-0 over Liechtenstein
North Macedonia UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group J Last result 4-0 loss to Germany
Romania UEFA Qualifying 10/11/2021 UEFA First Round – Group J Last result 1-0 over Armenia
Liechtenstein UEFA Eliminated 10/8/2021 UEFA First Round – Group J Eliminated by 4-0 loss to North Macedonia

211 teams entered
3 qualified
95 are qualifying
111 have been eliminated
2 have withdrawn