32 teams compete in the World Cup finals.
There were 16 teams in the second world cup in 1934, an increase of 3 from the previous year. These are as follows:ItalyUSSpainBrazilAustriaFranceHungaryEgyptCzechoslovakiaRomaniaSwitzerlandHollandGermanyBelgiumSwedenArgentina
Three teams have won world cup by chasing.It includes India,Australia and Sri Lanka.
Spain and Holland
23 qualifiers joined hosts Italy for the finals.
There were 8 teams and four matches.
32 teams compete in the FIFA World Cup. They play in 8 pools, then round of 16, quarterfinals, semifinals, then the finals.
While many teams participated in the 2010 World Cup, the Runner-up was the Netherlands losing to Spain in the finals.