The World Cup is a coveted tournament by all teams, but some have proven to be banned from it. Ecuador has become the latest

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Due to Passport Scandal

A fake passport was used by Ecuador byron Castillo to be an illegal immigrant.

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World War II prevented many of the World Cups from happening. Due to their role in WWII, Germany and Japan were not allowed to participate.

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Germany & Japan  1950

They were kicked out again after proposing to send an all-white team to play in the 1966 World Cup and a black team to play in the 1970 World Cup

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South Africa 1961-1992

Two years ago, Mexico missed out on hosting the World Cup. They were banned by Fifa after fielding four overage players in the World Juniors.

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Mexico - 1990

Rojas hurt himself with a hidden blade in his glove. That is the reason why the expulsion of Rojas ended the hopes of Chile of winning a World Cup.

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Chile - 1994

Myanmar did pull out of a qualifying match scheduled to be played in Iran. Fifa fined Myanmar $20,000 and banned them from competing in the 2006 FIFA World Cup.

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Myanmar - 2006

Russia was condemned around the world after their invasion of Ukraine. Russia was kicked out of Fifa for not following the rules. They will have to compete in the Asian tournament.

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Russia - 2022

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