FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 Qualifying

Africa

Members: 54

Entered: 53

Not entered: Zimbabwe (Suspended)

Slots: 5

  • 7 October 2015 - November 2017
    FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 African Qualifying
    Teams: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central Africa Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo-Brazzaville, Congo-Kinshasa, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda & Zambia (53)

1-5 (FIFA World Cup Russia 2018)

Asia

Members: 46

Entered: 46

Slots: 4 or 5

  • 12 March 2015 - 10 October 2017
    FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 Asian Qualifying
    Teams: Afghanistan, Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, East Timor, Guam, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam & Yemen (46)

Iran + 3 (FIFA World Cup Russia 2018)
5 (Play-offs)

Europe

Members: 55

Entered: 54 + Russia (Host)

Slots: 13

  • 6 September 2016 - 10 October 2017
    FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 European Qualifying
    Teams: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, England, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, Northern Ireland, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Scotland, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine & Wales (54)

1-13 (FIFA World Cup Russia 2018)

North & Central America & Caribbean

Members: 35

Entered: 35

Slots: 3 or 4

  • 23 March 2015 - 10 October 2017
    FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 North & Central American & Caribbean Qualifying
    Teams: Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Canada, Cayman Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts & Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent & Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos Islands, United States & Virgin Islands (35)

1-3 (FIFA World Cup Russia 2018)
4 (Play-offs)

Oceania

Members: 11

Entered: 11

Slots: 0 or 1

1 (Play-offs)

South America

Members: 10

Entered: 10

Slots: 4 or 5

1-4 (FIFA World Cup Russia 2018)
5 (Play-offs)

Play-offs

Monday 6 November 2017
4 North & Central America & Caribbean - 5 Asia
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Tuesday 14 November 2017
5 Asia - 4 North & Central America & Caribbean
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(FIFA World Cup Russia 2018)
November 2017
1 Oceania - 5 South America
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November 2017
5 South America - 1 Oceania
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(FIFA World Cup Russia 2018)