UEFA, the international organising body for soccer in Europe, has 54 countries as members.
Officially 206 countries play competitive soccer in the world
It is the national sport of many countries, and because there are teams from many countries that play each other at many levels, it is an international sport.
Just about every country in the world plays soccer. FIFA, the international governing body, has 209 members. Teams from around the world take 2 years to play the World Cup, from the qualifying stages, to decide which 32 countries make it to the finals, through to the finals themselves. It is not just those 32 countries that play soccer. The World Cup finals is the high point in international soccer, and happens every four years, having taken the two previous years to decide who qualifies. In addition, there are many other international tournaments. So it is the most international sport in the world and the World Cup is the biggest single sport world championship of all sports.
There are 207 teams in the FIFA World rankings.
The FIFA has hundreds of countries that are eligible to have soccer teams that play in this international organization. For instance, the FIFA has several European and South American countries.
Too many countries to name.
32 countries took part in the 2010 World Cup.
All of them. Even Vatican City. no, Cuba doesn't have 1! Every country plays but not all are international teams.
In the year 2010 there will be 32 countries taking part.
A total of 32 countries can qualify for a world cup , it has increased from 24 in 1990.
The IRB (international rugby board) recognises 94 countries in the world in their world rankings.
It is estimated that over 200 countries play soccer.
Football (American soccer) is the most played sport in many countries in the world.
In the 2010 world cup there were 32 countries taking part.
207 countries play soccer
five spanish speaking countries play soccer
there si only 1 event in soccer.its called World Cup.All of the countries in the world compet.
Now a total of 32 countries qualify for a world cup.
They aren't an international football team, so never.
Soccer is the most popular sport because- 1) It is played by the whole world(almost) 2) It is the most popular sport in many countries 3) It is the national sport of many countries
Every country in the world, even the United States where it hasn't caught on.