In the 1930 world cup there were 13 teams.
Germany has entered finals of world cup 7 times and has competed with Hungary, England, Netherlands, Italy, two times with Argentina and once with Brazil.
France and Italy where the 2 teams in the championship game in the 2006 world cup held in Germany and Italy was the team that came out with the victory in a penalty shoot out
groups A-H each group has 4 teams so 32 teams in the finals of the world cup. Two teams get knoked out from each group moving on to the last 16 then quarter finals, semis and final
32 teams compete in the World Cup finals.
There are a Total of 1,904,834 Football Teams in the World ( Does not include Reserve or Youth or Girls Football Teams )