FMF World Cup qualification

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FMF World Cup qualification is the name given to the confederational rounds of qualifying matches in order for member nations to earn a place at that year's FMF World Cup.

History

The qualification rounds were introduced for the second World Cup, held in Novatainia and Tokidoki. The inaugural tournament was application-only, with no competitive qualifying matches being played.

Format

Each of the four FMF confederations is permitted a certain number of qualifying berths at each World Cup, which must be filled by affiliated members of that confederation by narrowing-down the amount of eligible nations via group stages, automatic knock-out or a combination of both. The amount of berths each confederation receives each year is decided by the number of affiliated members in each, and the respective strengths of those members' national teams. The EMUFA has received the most, or joint-most, berths in all but one tournament since qualification began.

Previous years

Year Host(s) AEFA qualifiers CTFA qualifiers EMUFA qualifiers WMFA qualifiers
2007
Details
Novatainia Novatainia
Tokidoki Tokidoki
Gaia Gaia

Hurmu Hurmu
Jamzinia Jamzinia
Leon and Venezia Leon and Venezia
New-Empire New-Empire
Novatainia Novatainia
Tokidoki Tokidoki

Alexandria Alexandria

Matbaa Matbaa

Craitland Craitland

Kataria Kataria
Passas Passas
Riponia Riponia
Taesong Taesong

Beaugium Beaugium

New Brittania New Brittania

4 + 2 hosts + 1 runner-up 2 5 2
2008
Details
Amokolia Amokolia Hurmu Hurmu

Stormark Stormark
Toketi Toketi
United Empire United Empire

Alexandria Alexandria

Kavalos Kavalos

Bobalania Bobalania

Craitland Craitland
Hamland Hamland
Interland Interland
New South Vietnam New South Vietnam
Nova England Nova England
Passas Passas

Amokolia Amokolia

Batavia Batavia
Shireroth Shireroth

4 2 6 + 1 holder 2 + 1 host
2009
Details
Alexandria Alexandria Hurmu Hurmu

Novatainia Novatainia
Toketi Toketi

Alexandria Alexandria

Monovia Monovia
Zandarijn Zandarijn

Bobalania Bobalania

Craitland Craitland
Hamland Hamland
Interland Interland
Nova England Nova England
Passas Passas
West Ocia West Ocia

Batavia Batavia

Beaugium Beaugium
Tellia Tellia

3 2 + 1 host 6 + 1 holder 3
2010
Details
Hamland Hamland Holzborg Holzborg

Novatainia Novatainia
Stormark Stormark
Toketi Toketi

Alexandria Alexandria

Monovia Monovia
Natopia Natopia

Craitland Craitland

Hamland Hamland
Interland Interland
Nova England Nova England
Passas Passas
Valencia Valencia

Batavia Batavia

Beaugium Beaugium
Tellia Tellia

4 2 + 1 holder 5 + 1 host 3
2011
Details
Shireroth Shireroth Antica Antica

Babkha Babkha
Toketi Toketi
Victoria Victoria

Alexandria Alexandria

Natopia Natopia

Craitland Craitland

Hamland Hamland
Interland Interland
Nova England Nova England
Passas Passas
Taeland Taeland

Ashkenatza Ashkenatza (by play-off)

Batavia Batavia
Shireroth Shireroth
Tellia Tellia

4 2.5 5 + 1 holder 2.5 + 1 host
2012
Details
Antica Antica Antica Antica

Mahoz HaSephardim Mahoz HaSephardim
Novatainia Novatainia
Stormark Stormark
Toketi Toketi

Alexandria Alexandria

Natopia Natopia

Craitland Craitland

Hamland Hamland
Interland Interland
Mercury Mercury
Nordic Union Nordic Union
Ocia Ocia

Batavia Batavia

Shireroth Shireroth
Tellia Tellia

4 + 1 host 2 5 + 1 holder 3
2013
Details
Zandarijn Zandarijn

Hammish Monovia Hammish Monovia

Hurmu Hurmu

Mahoz HaSephardim Mahoz HaSephardim
North Antarctica North Antarctica
Novatainia Novatainia

Alexandria Alexandria

Hammish Monovia Hammish Monovia
Zandarijn Zandarijn

Craitland Craitland

Hamland Hamland
Interland Interland
Mercury Mercury
Nova England Nova England
Nova English Korea Nova English Korea

Ashkenatza Ashkenatza

Shireroth Shireroth
Tellia Tellia

4 1 + 2 hosts 6 2 + 1 holder
2014
Details
Indokistan Indokistan Gerenia Gerenia

North Antarctica North Antarctica
Safiria Safiria
Senya Senya

Alexandria Alexandria

Birgeshir Birgeshir
Zandarijn Zandarijn

Austbard Austbard

Craitland Craitland
Hamland Hamland
Indokistan Indokistan
Interland Interland
Mercury Mercury
Taeland Taeland

Elwynn Elwynn

Tellia Tellia

4 3 5 + 1 host + 1 holder 2
2015
Details
Craitland Craitland Flanders Flanders (by play-off)

Gerenia Gerenia
Gotzborg Gotzborg
Lakkvia Lakkvia
Senya Senya

Alexandria Alexandria

Athlon Athlon
Birgeshir Birgeshir
North Antarctica North Antarctica

Austbard Austbard

Hamland Hamland
Juclandia Juclandia
Mercury Mercury
Passas Passas
Talenore Talenore
Valencia Valencia

Craitland Craitland

Safiria Safiria
Shireroth Shireroth
Tellia Tellia

4.5 4.5 6 + 1 holder 3 + 1 host
2017
Details
Senya Senya Gerenia Gerenia

Gotzborg Gotzborg
Jingdao Jingdao
Lakkvia Lakkvia
Senya Senya
Victoria Victoria

Alexandria Alexandria

Birgeshir Birgeshir
Calbion Calbion
Natopia Natopia
Vyktory Vyktory

Hamland Hamland

Mercury Mercury
New Vaduz New Vaduz
Nova England Nova England
Passas Passas
Talenore Talenore

Craitland Craitland

Elwynn Elwynn
Tellia Tellia

5 + 1 host 5 5 + 1 holder 3

Emboldened teams received automatic qualification.
Italics signify a nation's début tournament.

Previous entrants

Number of teams entering qualification
Confederation 2007
Novatainia
Tokidoki
(13)
2008
Amokolia
(14)
2009
Alexandria
(14)
2010
Hamland
(14)
2011
Shireroth
(14)
2012
Antica
(14)
2013
Zandarijn
Hammish Monovia
(13)
2014
Indokistan
(14)
2015
Craitland
(18)
2017
Senya
(18)
AEFA 12 16.51 10 15 15 18 20 24 20 16
CTFA 4 8 52 73 6 8 114 8 20 22
EMUFA 12 24 19 14 20 25 25 225 22 23
WMFA 8 7.51 10 8 6 10 8 8 12 12
Total entrants 36 56 44 44 47 61 64 62 74 73
Teams played6 35 55 44 44 47 61 64 62 74 73
Matches played 72 194 170 160 164 230 237 246 302 250
Goals scored 195 509 359 369 422 637 684 720 881 722
Average goals per match 2.71 2.62 2.11 2.31 2.57 2.77 2.89 2.93 2.92 2.89

1 Tellia initially entered the WMFA's qualifying tournament, but switched their affiliation to that of the AEFA. The team then subsequently withdrew from the AEFA's qualifiers. They are counted as 0.5 of an entrant for each confederation to create an accurate number of total entrants.
2 Alexandria participated in the CTFA's qualifiers despite being tournament hosts. The team's records in qualifying are included in this table's data.
3 Alexandria participated in the CTFA's qualifiers despite being previous holders. The team's records in qualifying are included in this table's data.
4 Zandarijn and Hammish Monovia participated in the CTFA's qualifiers despite being tournament co-hosts. The teams' records in qualifying are included in this table's data.
5 Hamland and Indokistan participated in the EMUFA's qualifiers despite being previous holders and tournament hosts, respectively. The teams' records in qualifying are included in this table's data.
6 "Teams played" refers to the total number of teams which actively played at least one official qualifying match.