FIFA World Cup Finals Brazil 2014 - 32 Qualifiers
  Country (Seeded in Grey) Qualification Method Date Appearances Last App Best Performance
    Brazil Host Nation 30-Oct-07 20th  2010 Winners (1958, 1962, 1970, 1994, 2002) 
    Japan AFC Fourth Round Group B Winners  04-Jun-13 5th  2010 Round of 16 (2002, 2010) 
    Australia AFC Fourth Round Group B Runners-up  18-Jun-13 4th  2010 Round of 16 (2006) 
    Iran AFC Fourth Round Group A Winners  18-Jun-13 4th  2006 Group stage (1978, 1998, 2006) 
    South Korea  AFC Fourth Round Group A Runners-up  18-Jun-13 9th  2010 Fourth place (2002) 
    Netherlands  UEFA Group D Winners  10-Sep-13 10th  2010 Runners-up (1974, 1978, 2010) 
     Italy  UEFA Group B Winners  10-Sep-13 18th  2010 Winners (1934, 1938, 1982, 2006) 
    Costa Rica  CONCACAF Fourth Round Runners-up  10-Sep-13 4th  2006 Round of 16 (1990) 
    United States of America CONCACAF Fourth Round Winners  10-Sep-13 10th  2010 Third place (1930) 
    Argentina  CONMEBOL Round Robin Winners  10-Sep-13 16th  2010 Winners (1978, 1986) 
    Belgium  UEFA Group A Winners  11-Oct-13 12th  2002 Fourth place (1986) 
    Switzerland  UEFA Group E Winners  11-Oct-13 10th  2010 Quarter-finals (1934, 1938, 1954) 
    Germany UEFA Group C Winners  11-Oct-13 18th  2010 Winners (1954, 1974, 1990) 
    Colombia  CONMEBOL Round Robin Runners-up  11-Oct-13 5th  1998 Round of 16 (1990) 
    Russia  UEFA Group F Winners  15-Oct-13 10th 2002 Fourth place (1966)
    Bosnia and Herzegovina  UEFA Group G Winners  15-Oct-13 1st  None Debut
     England UEFA Group H Winners  15-Oct-13 14th  2010 Winners (1966) 
    Spain  UEFA Group I Winners  15-Oct-13 14th  2010 Winners (2010) 
    Chile  CONMEBOL Round Robin 3rd place  15-Oct-13 9th  2010 Third place (1962) 
    Ecuador  CONMEBOL Round Robin 4th place  15-Oct-13 3rd  2006 Round of 16 (2006) 
    Honduras  CONCACAF Fourth Round 3rd place  15-Oct-13 3rd  2010 Group Stage (1982, 2010) 
    Nigeria  CAF Third Round Winner  16-Nov-13 5th  2010 Round of 16 (1994, 1998) 
     Ivory Coast / Côte d'Ivoire CAF Third Round Winner  16-Nov-13 3rd  2010 Group Stage (2006, 2010)
    Cameroon  CAF Third Round Winner  17-Nov-13 7th 2010 Quarter-finals (1990) 
     Ghana CAF Third Round Winner  19-Nov-13 3rd  2010 Quarter-finals (2010) 
    Algeria CAF Third Round Winner  19-Nov-13 4th 2010 Group Stage (1982, 1986, 2010)
    Greece UEFA Play-Off Winner 19-Nov-13 3rd 2010 Group Stage (1994, 2010)
    Croatia UEFA Play-Off Winner 19-Nov-13 4th 2006 Semi-Finals (1998)
    Portugal UEFA Play-Off Winner 19-Nov-13 6th 2010 Semi-Finals (1966, 2006)
     France UEFA Play-Off Winner 19-Nov-13 14th 2010 Winners (1998)
     Mexico OFC / CONCACAF Play-Off Winner 20-Nov-13 15th 2010 Quarter-finals (1970, 1986) 
    Uruguay AFC / CONMEBOL Play-Off Winner 21-Nov-13 12th 2010 Winners (1930, 1950)