10. CZECH REPUBLIC
Czech national football team represents the Czech Republic in international football. Czech national football team have been one of the better performing national teams in the history of the FIFA World Cup, having ended twice as runners-up, in 1934 and in 1962. Between 1930 and 1994 they qualified for 8 out of 13 World Cups they played qualifiers for, and did not enter in two other World Cups.
Netherlands national football team has competed in 10 FIFA World Cups. After appearing in two consecutive World Cup finals in 1974 and 1978, the team had its biggest World Cup streak in the 1990s, with three straight tournaments. In 2010, the team reached its third World Cup final. The team reach to the final three times in 1974, 1978 and 2010.
Spain national football team is one of the only 8 national football team ever to have won the FIFA World Cup, having participated in a total of 15 of 21 FIFA World Cups and qualifying consistently since 1978. Spain reached fourth place in 1950 and has reached the quarter-finals four times. Spain national football team became the first European team to win a FIFA World Cup outside of Europe, having won the 2010 tournament in South Africa.
England national football team has competed at the FIFA World Cup since 1950s. The team have reached the quarter-finals on nine occasions, the latest of which were at the 2002 (South Korea/Japan) and the 2006 (Germany). England defeated West Germany 4–2 in the final to win their first World Cup. England were the fifth nation to win the event and the third host nation to win after Uruguay in 1930 and Italy in 1934.
Uruguay national football team is one of the most successful national teams in the history of the FIFA World Cup. The team has won the FIFA World Cup twice, including the first World Cup in 1930 as hosts, defeating Argentina 4–2 in the final. They won their second title in 1950, upsetting host Brazil 2–1 in the final match. The team have qualified for 12 World Cups, reaching the second round in all but three, the semi-finals 5 times and the finals twice.
France national football team is one of only three teams that have entered every World Cup qualifying cycle. France experienced much of its success in four major eras: in the 1950s, 1980s, late 1990s/early 2000s, and mid/late 2010s, respectively. They have won two FIFA World Cup and one runner-up. France was the first national team to win the three most important men's titles recognized by FIFA: the World Cup, the Confederations Cup, and the Olympic tournament.
Argentina national football team has been very successful in FIFA World Cup. It is one of the national team that have won the three most important men's titles recognized by FIFA: the World Cup, the Confederations Cup, and the Olympic tournament. Argentina national football team is one of the most successful national football teams in the world, having won 2 World Cups in 1978 and 1986. Argentina has been runners up three times in 1930, 1990 and 2014.
Italy national football team is one of the most successful national teams in the history of the FIFA World Cup. In 1938, Italy became the first team to defend their World Cup title and due to the outbreak of World War II retained the title for a further 12 years. Italy is one of the most successful national teams having won four titles in 1934, 1938, 1982 and 2006, appearing in two other finals in1970 and 1994, reaching a third place in 1990 and a fourth place 1978.
Germany national football team is one of the most successful team in the history of FIFA World Cup and reach to the finals 7 times. The Germany national football team is one of the most successful national teams at the FIFA World Cup, winning 4 titles, earning second-place and third-place finishes four times each and one fourth-place finish. It makes Germany the better team in the history of the tournament in terms of final positions, if points were awarded proportionally for a title, runner-up finish, third-place finish, semi-final and quarter-final appearances.
Brazil national football team is the greatest football team of all time in the history of FIFA World Cup. No team has ever dominated a tournament in the manner that the Selecao did in 1970. The Brazilian squad includes Pele, Jairzinho, Tostao, Rivelino and other legendary players. The Brazilians did more than win the tournament. They inspired a generation. The Brazilian team is 5 times FIFA World Cup winner and 2 times runner-up.