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Sports > World Cup Totals > Matches played: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total matches played in World Cup history, 1930-2006. NOTE: Serbia & Montenegro includes historic Yugoslavia's totals. Germany includes West Germany totals.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
=1 Brazil 92 2006
=1 Germany 92 2006
3 Italy 77 2006
4 Argentina 65 2006
5 England 55 2006
6 France 51 2006
7 Spain 49 2006
8 Sweden 46 2006
9 Mexico 45 2006
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 43 2006
10 Uruguay 41 2006
11 Serbia and Montenegro 40 2006
12 Russia 37 2006
13 Netherlands 36 2006
14 Belgium 33 2006
15 Hungary 32 2006
16 Poland 31 2006
17 Czech Republic 30 2006
18 Austria 29 2006
High income OECD countries average (profile) 26.36 2006
=19 Bulgaria 26 2006
=19 Switzerland 26 2006
=21 United States 25 2006
=21 Chile 25 2006
23 South Korea 24 2006
24 Scotland 23 2006
25 Paraguay 22 2006
26 Romania 21 2006
27 Portugal 19 2006
28 Cameroon 17 2006
29 Peru 15 2006
=30 Ireland 13 2006
=30 Morocco 13 2006
=30 Colombia 13 2006
=30 Northern Ireland 13 2006
=30 Denmark 13 2006
=30 Saudi Arabia 13 2006
=36 Croatia 12 2006
=36 Tunisia 12 2006
38 Nigeria 11 2006
=39 Costa Rica 10 2006
=39 Japan 10 2006
=39 Turkey 10 2006
42 Iran 9 2006
43 Norway 8 2006
=44 Ecuador 7 2006
=44 Australia 7 2006
=46 El Salvador 6 2006
=46 Bolivia 6 2006
=46 South Africa 6 2006
=46 Algeria 6 2006
=50 Ukraine 5 2006
=50 Senegal 5 2006
=52 Ghana 4 2006
=52 Egypt 4 2006
=52 North Korea 4 2006
=55 China 3 2006
=55 Cote d'Ivoire 3 2006
=55 Cuba 3 2006
=55 Togo 3 2006
=55 Honduras 3 2006
=55 Haiti 3 2006
=55 Iraq 3 2006
=55 Trinidad and Tobago 3 2006
=55 Canada 3 2006
=55 Slovenia 3 2006
=55 Greece 3 2006
=55 Democratic Republic of the Congo 3 2006
=55 Kuwait 3 2006
=55 Angola 3 2006
=55 New Zealand 3 2006
=55 Jamaica 3 2006
=55 Israel 3 2006
=55 United Arab Emirates 3 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Sports > World Cup Totals > Matches played. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", ESPN, FIFA Official Website, NationMaster. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Sports/World-Cup-Totals/Matches-played

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The stats on this page miss Indonesia's single match played in the 1938 World Cup (playing as the Dutch East Indies). Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indonesia_national_football_team#World_Cup_record

Posted on 16 Jun 2010

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