List of Premier League Players in World Cup 2014

World Cup 2014

In the 2014 World Cup there are 107 players from the Premier League that will be participating. Read on below for my list of EPL players that will be playing in their summer’s World Cup.

Surprisingly enough Belgium is the team with the second most EPL players in their 23 man squad, with their 11 being half as many as England. Just behind them are France with nine while Brazil, the Netherlands, and Spain all have six.

These Premier League teams have the most players in World Cup squads travelling to Brazil:

14: Manchester United

12: Chelsea

11: Liverpool

10: Manchester City

9: Arsenal

6: Everton

5: Newcastle United

5: Tottenham

4: Southampton

4: Stoke City

England – 22/23 players are from the English Premier League.

Belgium – 11: Thomas Vermaelen (Arsenal) Vincent Kompany (Manchester City) Jan Vertonghen (Tottenham Hotspur) Marouane Fellaini (Manchester United) Romelu Lukaku (Everton) Eden Hazard (Chelsea) Kevin Mirallas (Everton) Simon Mignolet (Liverpool) Mousa Dembele (Tottenham Hotspur) Adnan Januzaj (Manchester United) Nacer Chadli

France – 9: Hugo Lloris (Tottenham Hotspur); Mathieu Debuchy (Newcastle United); Patrice Evra (Manchester United); Mamadou Sakho (Liverpool); Olivier Giroud (Arsenal); Bacary Sagna (Arsenal); Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle United); Laurent Koscielny)

Brazil – 6: David Luiz (Chelsea); Fernandinho (Manchester City); Paulinho (Tottenham Hotspur); Oscar (Chelsea); Ramires (Chelsea); Willian (Chelsea)

Netherlands – 6: Ron Vlaar (Aston Villa); Jonathan de Guzman (Swansea City); Robin van Persie (Manchester United); Leroy Fer (Norwich City); Michel Vorm (Swansea City); Tim Krul (Newcastle United)

Spain – 6: Fernando Torres (Chelsea); David de Gea (Manchester United); Juan Mata (Manchester United); Santi Cazorla (Arsenal); David Silva (Manchester City); Cesar Azpilicueta (Chelsea)

Nigeria – 5: Joseph Yobo (Norwich City); John Obi Mikel (Chelsea); Victor Moses (Liverpool); Peter Odemwingie (Stoke City); Shola Ameobi (Newcastle United)

Germany – 4: Mesut Ozil (Arsenal); Andre Schurrle (Chelsea); Lukas Podolski (Arsenal); Per Mertesacker (Arsenal)

Ivory Coast – 4: Kolo Toure (Liverpool); Yaya Toure (Manchester City); Cheick Tiote (Newcastle United); Wilfried Bony (Swansea City)

United States – 4: Tim Howard (Everton); Brad Guzan (Aston Villa); Jozey Altidore (Sunderland); Geoff Cameron (Stoke City)

Uruguay – 3: Diego Lugano (West Bromwich Albion); Luis Suarez (Liverpool); Gaston Ramirez (Southampton)

Argentina – 3: Pablo Zabaleta (Manchester City); Martin Demichelis (Manchester City); Sergio Aguero (Manchester City)

South Korea – 3: Yun Suk-Young (Queens Park Rangers); Kim Bo-Kyung (Cardiff City); Ki Sung-Yeung (Sunderland)

Algeria – 2: Nabil Bentaleb (Tottenham Hotspur); Riyad Mahrez (Leicester City)

Bosnia and Herzegovina – 2: Edin Dzeko (Manchester City); Asmir Begovic (Stoke City)

Cameroon – 2: Benoit Assou-Ekotto (Queens Park Rangers); Samuel Eto’o (Chelsea)

Croatia – 2: Nikica Jelavic (Hull City); Dejan Lovren (Southampton)

Greece – 2: Kostas Mitroglu (Fulham); Giorgo Karagounis (Fulham)

Honduras – 2: Maynor Figueroa (Hull City); Wilson Palacios (Stoke City)

Japan – 2:  Shinji Kagawa (Manchester United); Maya Yoshida (Southampton)

Australia – 1: Mile Jedinak (Crystal Palace)

Chile – 1: Gary Medel (Cardiff City)

Colombia – 1: Pablo Armero (West Ham United)

Ecuador – 1: Antonio Valencia (Manchester United)

Iran – 1: Ashkan Dejagah (Fulham)

Mexico – 1: Javier Hernandez (Manchester United)

Portugal – 1: Nani (Manchester United)

Costa Rica – none

Ghana – none

Italy – none

Russia – none

Switzerland – none


You can also check out the World Cup 2014 Fixture List and my World Cup Predictions and Previews. Feel free to print out a copy of the 2014 World Cup bracket as well. I will be putting out weekly predictions for matches throughout the tournament so keep coming back for those!