This is the list of the men's national association football teams in the world and they are more nations with football teams than any other sport, with teams representing all UN member states except the Marshall Islands as well as several dependent territories, sub-national entities and states who are not members of the United Nations which divides teams into two main groups: teams that are either members of FIFA or have a membership in a FIFA-affiliated continental affiliation without being members of FIFA, or teams who are not part of FIFA or any other continental federation but which represent sovereign states and this group includes United Nations member and observer states, as well as states who are not members of the UN.

Members of FIFA Affiliated Confederations

AFC (Asia)

CAF (Africa)

CONCACAF (North America, Central America and the Carribean)

CONMEBOL (South America)

OFC (Oceania)

UEFA (Europe)

National teams not affiliated to FIFA Confederations

Former national football teams