FIFA World Cup Records Held By Teams

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Here are the records of FIFA World Cup you need to know

Which nation will lift the 2022 FIFA World Cup trophy? Fans waited for so long for the draws to be announced and the results weren’t that bad. Though it took a little long for the draw ceremony to start but they are finally here.

This article will tell you about the FIFA World Cup records.

FIFA World Cup Records

  • Most Titles – Brazil (5)
  • Most finishes in top two – Germany (8)
  • Most finishes in top three – Germany (12)
  • Most finishes in top four – Germany (13)
  • Most finishes in top eight – Brazil (18)
  • Most finishes in top 16 – Brazil (21)
  • Most appearances – Brazil (21)
  • Most second place finishes – Germany (4)
  • Most third place finishes – Germany (4)
  • Most fourth place finishes – Uruguay (3)
  • Most eliminated in quarter final – England (8)
  • Most eliminated in semi final – Germany (5)
  • Most eliminated in first round – South Korea (8)

Brazil has won the most FIFA World Cup titles (5) in history. They have appeared in every World Cup held till now and will participate in their 22nd tournament title race.

FIFA World Rankings

  1. Brazil
  2. Belgium
  3. France
  4. Argentina
  5. England
  6. Italy
  7. Spain
  8. Portugal
  9. Mexico
  10. Netherlands

According to FIFA, Brazil is the best footballing nation in the world right now followed by Belgium and France on second and third place respectively.

Italy won the 2020 UEFA Euro trophy but they have failed to qualify for the upcoming FIFA World Cup, reportedly to be held in October and November.

After defeating North Macedonia 2-0 in the knockout stage, Portugal have qualified for the tournament. This will be Cristiano Ronaldo’s 5th World Cup since his debut in 2005.