Tournament Details



Details:
Host country: South Korea / Japan
Dates: 31-May-2002 to 30-June-2002
Teams: 32

Stages:
Round 32 teams split in 8 groups of 4
Group A | Group B | Group C | Group D | Group E | Group F | Group G | Group H
Round 16 Team Playoff
Playoffs

Qualification:
      Countries qualified       Country failed to qualify       Countries that did not enter       Country not a member
Notes:
  • The first World Cup to be hosted by two countries.
  • The first World Cup held in Asia.
  • The last World Cup in which the golden goal rule was implemented.

  • Team Placing:
    Placing Team Starting ELO Rating Current ELO Rating GF GA GD Region
    1 Brazil 1868 2206 (+338) 18 4 14 CONMEBOL
    2 Germany 1870 2035 (+165) 14 3 11 UEFA
    3 Turkey 1757 1954 (+197) 10 6 4 UEFA
    4 South Korea 1734 1935 (+201) 8 6 2 AFC
    5 England 1925 2014 (+89) 6 3 3 UEFA
    5 Spain 1963 1969 (+6) 10 5 5 UEFA
    5 USA 1809 1829 (+20) 7 7 0 CONCACAF
    5 Senegal 1702 1823 (+121) 7 6 1 CAF
    9 Italy 2009 1892 (-117) 5 5 0 UEFA
    9 Denmark 1885 1884 (-1) 5 5 0 UEFA
    9 Ireland 1873 1877 (+4) 6 3 3 UEFA
    9 Japan 1853 1857 (+4) 5 3 2 AFC
    9 Sweden 1864 1850 (-14) 5 5 0 UEFA
    9 Belgium 1839 1815 (-24) 6 7 -1 UEFA
    9 Mexico 1831 1810 (-21) 4 4 0 CONCACAF
    9 Paraguay 1730 1739 (+9) 6 7 -1 CONMEBOL
    17 Argentina 2018 1961 (-57) 1 1 0 CONMEBOL
    17 Portugal 1980 1903 (-77) 6 4 2 UEFA
    17 France 2096 1886 (-210) 0 3 -3 UEFA
    17 Croatia 1881 1822 (-59) 2 3 -1 UEFA
    17 Uruguay 1812 1802 (-10) 4 5 -1 CONMEBOL
    17 Cameroon 1809 1789 (-20) 2 3 -1 CAF
    17 Ecuador 1727 1755 (+28) 2 4 -2 CONMEBOL
    17 Nigeria 1769 1749 (-20) 1 3 -2 CAF
    17 Costa Rica 1756 1748 (-8) 5 6 -1 CONCACAF
    17 Russia 1801 1745 (-56) 4 4 0 UEFA
    17 Poland 1733 1716 (-17) 3 7 -4 UEFA
    17 South Africa 1646 1700 (+54) 5 5 0 CAF
    17 Tunisia 1626 1592 (-34) 1 5 -4 CAF
    17 Slovenia 1742 1586 (-156) 2 7 -5 UEFA
    17 Saudi Arabia 1706 1554 (-152) 0 12 -12 AFC
    17 China PR 1701 1518 (-183) 0 9 -9 AFC
    Top goal scorers:

    8 goals Ronaldo
    5 goals Miroslav Klose
    5 goals Rivaldo
    4 goals Christian Vieri
    4 goals Jon Dahl Tomasson
    3 goals Fernando Morientes
    3 goals Henrik Larsson
    3 goals Ilhan Mansiz
    3 goals Marc Wilmots
    3 goals Michael Ballack
    3 goals Papa Bouba Diop
    3 goals Pauleta
    3 goals Raúl
    3 goals Robbie Keane
    2 goals Ahn Jung-Hwan
    2 goals Brian McBride
    2 goals Fernando Hierro
    2 goals Hasan Sas
    2 goals Henri Camara
    2 goals Jared Borgetti
    2 goals Junichi Inamoto
    2 goals Landon Donovan
    2 goals Michael Owen
    2 goals Nelson Cuevas
    2 goals Rónald Gómez
    2 goals Ronaldinho
    2 goals Ümit Davala
    1 goal Agustín Delgado
    1 goal Alessandro Del Piero
    1 goal Álvaro Recoba
    1 goal Anders Svensson
    1 goal Benni McCarthy
    1 goal Bernd Schneider
    1 goal Beto
    1 goal Bülent Korkmaz
    1 goal Carsten Jancker
    1 goal Clint Mathis
    1 goal Cuauhtémoc Blanco
    1 goal Damien Duff
    1 goal Darío Rodríguez
    1 goal David Beckham
    1 goal Dennis Rommedahl
    1 goal Diego Forlán
    1 goal Dmitri Sychev
    1 goal Edison Méndez
    1 goal Edmílson
    1 goal Emile Heskey
    1 goal Emmanuel Olisadebe
    1 goal Emre Belözoglu
    1 goal Francisco Arce
    1 goal Gabriel Batistuta
    1 goal Gaizka Mendieta
    1 goal Gary Breen
    1 goal Gerardo Torrado
    1 goal Hakan Sükür
    1 goal Hernán Crespo
    1 goal Hidetoshi Nakata
    1 goal Hiroaki Morishima
    1 goal Hwang Sun-Hong
    1 goal Ivica Olic
    1 goal Johan Walem
    1 goal John O'Brien
    1 goal Jorge Campos
    1 goal Juan Carlos Valerón
    1 goal Julius Aghahowa
    1 goal Júnior
    1 goal Khalilou Fadiga
    1 goal Lee Eul-Yong
    1 goal Lucas Radebe
    1 goal Marcin Zewlakow
    1 goal Marco Bode
    1 goal Matt Holland
    1 goal Mauricio Wright
    1 goal Milan Rapaic
    1 goal Milenko Acimovic
    1 goal Niclas Alexandersson
    1 goal Oliver Bierhoff
    1 goal Oliver Neuville
    1 goal Park Ji-Sung
    1 goal Patrick Mboma
    1 goal Paulo Wanchope
    1 goal Pawel Kryszalowicz
    1 goal Peter Van Der Heyden
    1 goal Quinton Fortune
    1 goal Raouf Bouzaiene
    1 goal Richard Morales
    1 goal Rio Ferdinand
    1 goal Roberto Carlos
    1 goal Roque Santa Cruz
    1 goal Rui Costa
    1 goal Salif Diao
    1 goal Samuel Eto'o
    1 goal Sebastjan Cimirotic
    1 goal Seol Ki-Hyeon
    1 goal Siyabonga Nomvethe
    1 goal Sol Campbell
    1 goal Song Chong-Gug
    1 goal Takayuki Suzuki
    1 goal Teboho Mokoena
    1 goal Thomas Linke
    1 goal Valery Karpin
    1 goal Vladimir Beschastnykh
    1 goal Wesley Sonck
    1 goal Winston Parks
    1 goal Yegor Titov
    1 goal Yoo Sang-Chul