Geography of association football

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The following article gives a list of association football confederations, sub-confederations and associations around the world. The sport's international governing body is FIFA, but those associations not affiliated with FIFA are also included in this article.

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Most European, African, and Asian countries have two principal competitions: a more prestigious league which is typically a double round-robin tournament restricted to the elite clubs, and a cup which is a single-elimination tournament open to both the elite and lesser clubs.

In the Americas, leagues are often organised as either multi-stage tournaments or separate Apertura and Clausura stages.

By continent

Affiliated with FIFA

There are currently 211 national associations which are members of FIFA. An additional 12 associations are full or associate members of a FIFA intercontinental confederation, but not members of FIFA.

World map of FIFA's six intercontinental governing bodies. World Map FIFA.svg
World map of FIFA's six intercontinental governing bodies.
ContinentGoverning bodyAbbr.No.FIFA membersMain international competition(s)
Club competition(s)National competition(s)
Africa  Confederation of African Football CAF5654 Champions League Africa Cup of Nations
Confederation Cup Nations Championship
Super Cup N/A
Asia  Asian Football Confederation AFC4746 Champions League Asian Cup
AFC Cup Solidarity Cup
Europe  Union of European Football Associations UEFA5555 Champions League European Championship
Europa League Nations League
Europa Conference League Regions' Cup
Super Cup N/A
North, Central
America
and
the Caribbean
  Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football CONCACAF4135 Champions League Gold Cup
CONCACAF League Nations League
Oceania  Oceania Football Confederation OFC1311 Champions League Nations Cup
South America   Confederación Sudamericana de Fútbol CONMEBOL1010 Copa Libertadores Copa América
Copa Sudamericana
Recopa Sudamericana

Other governing bodies

Governing bodyFull nameMember associationsMain international competition(s)
ConIFA Confederation of Independent Football Associations54 ConIFA World Football Cup
IGA International Island Games Association24 Island Games

By sub-region

Africa

Map of CAF's five regional federations. Out of 22 members, the Union of Arab Football Associations (green dots) hosts 10 CAF associations. Carte Afrique CAF.png
Map of CAF's five regional federations. Out of 22 members, the Union of Arab Football Associations (green dots) hosts 10 CAF associations.
Sub-regionGoverning bodyAbbr.No.Main international competition(s)
Club competition(s)National competition(s)
North Africa   Union of North African Football Federations UNAF5 UNAF Nessma Cup N/A
West Africa   West African Football Union WAFU / UFOA16 West African Club Championship WAFU Nations Cup
Central Africa   Central African Football Federations' Union UNIFFAC8N/A CEMAC Cup
East Africa   Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations CECAFA12 CECAFA Club Cup CECAFA Cup
Southern Africa   Council of Southern Africa Football Associations COSAFA14N/A COSAFA Senior Challenge Cup
Arab World   Union of Arab Football Associations UAFA10 UAFA Club Championship FIFA Arab Cup

Asia

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Map of AFC's five regional federations.
Sub-regionGoverning bodyAbbr.No.Main international competition(s)
Club competition(s)National competition(s)
West Asia   West Asian Football Federation WAFF12 WAFF Champions League WAFF Championship
Central Asia   Central Asian Football Association CAFA6N/A CAFA Championship
South Asia   South Asian Football Federation SAFF7 Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup, SAFF Club Cup (proposed) SAFF Championship
East Asia   East Asian Football Federation EAFF10N/A EAFF E-1 Football Championship
South-East Asia   ASEAN Football Federation AFF12 ASEAN Club Championship (defunct)¹, Mekong Club Championship for Mekong clubs, and AFF Futsal Club Championship for futsal. ASEAN Football Championship

¹It may be revived in 2022 – see 2022 ASEAN Club Championship.

North America, Central America and the Caribbean

Sub-regionGoverning bodyAbbr.No.International club competition(s)
North America North American Football Union NAFU3 Campeones Cup
Leagues Cup
Central America Central American Football Union UNCAF7N/A
Caribbean Caribbean Football Union CFU31 Caribbean Club Championship
Caribbean Club Shield

By country

The football associations listed in this section are members of FIFA-affiliated confederations. They are listed by their official names registered with FIFA.

Africa

CountryCodeFIFANational associationTop divisionDomestic cupSuper cup
Flag of Algeria.svg Algeria ALGGreen check.svg Algerian Football Federation Ligue Professionnelle 1 Algerian Cup Algerian Super Cup
Flag of Angola.svg Angola ANGGreen check.svg Angolan Football Federation Girabola Taça de Angola SuperTaça
Flag of Benin.svg Benin BENGreen check.svg Benin Football Federation Premier League Benin Cup none
Flag of Botswana.svg Botswana BOTGreen check.svg Botswana Football Association Premier League FA Challenge Cup none
Flag of Burkina Faso.svg Burkina Faso BFAGreen check.svg Burkinabé Football Federation Premier League Coupe du Faso SuperCup
Flag of Burundi.svg Burundi BDIGreen check.svg Football Federation of Burundi Premier League Burundian Cup none
Flag of Cameroon.svg Cameroon CMRGreen check.svg Cameroonian Football Federation Elite One Cameroon Cup Super Coupe Roger Milla
Flag of Cape Verde.svg Cape Verde CPVGreen check.svg Cape Verdean Football Federation Campeonato Nacional none
Flag of the Central African Republic.svg Central African Republic CTAGreen check.svg Central African Football Federation C.A.R. League Coupe Nationale none
Flag of Chad.svg Chad CHAGreen check.svg Chadian Football Federation Premier League Chad Cup none
Flag of the Comoros.svg Comoros COMGreen check.svg Comoros Football Federation Premier League Comoros Cup none
CODGreen check.svg Congolese Association Football Federation Linafoot Coupe du Congo none
CGOGreen check.svg Congolese Football Federation Premier League Coupe du Congo none
Flag of Cote d'Ivoire.svg Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) CIVGreen check.svg Ivorian Football Federation Ligue 1 Coupe de Côte d'Ivoire Coupe Houphouët-Boigny
Flag of Djibouti.svg Djibouti DJIGreen check.svg Djiboutian Football Federation Premier League Djibouti Cup none
Flag of Egypt.svg Egypt EGYGreen check.svg Egyptian Football Association Premier League Egypt Cup Super Cup
Flag of Equatorial Guinea.svg Equatorial Guinea EQGGreen check.svg Equatoguinean Football Federation Premier League Equatoguinean Cup none
Flag of Eritrea.svg Eritrea ERIGreen check.svg Eritrean National Football Federation Premier League none
Flag of Eswatini.svg Eswatini SWZGreen check.svg Eswatini Football Association Premier League Swazi Cup Charity Cup
Flag of Ethiopia.svg Ethiopia ETHGreen check.svg Ethiopian Football Federation Premier League Ethiopian Cup Super Cup
Flag of Gabon.svg Gabon GABGreen check.svg Gabonese Football Federation Championnat National D1 Coupe du Gabon Interclubs none
GAMGreen check.svg Gambia Football Federation GFA League First Division Gambian Cup none
Flag of Ghana.svg Ghana GHAGreen check.svg Ghana Football Association Premier League Ghanaian FA Cup none
Flag of Guinea.svg Guinea GUIGreen check.svg Guinean Football Federation Championnat National Coupe Nationale none
Flag of Guinea-Bissau.svg Guinea-Bissau GNBGreen check.svg Football Federation of Guinea-Bissau Campeonato Nacional Taça Nacional none
Flag of Kenya.svg Kenya KENGreen check.svg Football Kenya Federation Premier League President's Cup Super Cup
Flag of Lesotho.svg Lesotho LESGreen check.svg Lesotho Football Association Premier League Independence Cup none
Flag of Liberia.svg Liberia LBRGreen check.svg Liberia Football Association Premier League Liberian Cup none
Flag of Libya.svg Libya LBYGreen check.svg Libyan Football Federation Premier League Libyan Cup SuperCup
Flag of Madagascar.svg Madagascar MADGreen check.svg Malagasy Football Federation THB Champions League Coupe de Madagascar Super Coupe
Flag of Malawi.svg Malawi MWIGreen check.svg Football Association of Malawi Premier Division FAM Cup none
Flag of Mali.svg Mali MLIGreen check.svg Malian Football Federation Première Division Malian Cup none
Flag of Mauritania.svg Mauritania MTNGreen check.svg Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania Ligue 1 Coupe du Président none
Flag of Mauritius.svg Mauritius MRIGreen check.svg Mauritius Football Association Mauritian League Mauritian Cup none
Flag of Morocco.svg Morocco MARGreen check.svg Royal Moroccan Football Federation Botola Coupe du Trône none
Flag of Mozambique.svg Mozambique MOZGreen check.svg Mozambican Football Federation Moçambola Taça de Moçambique none
Flag of Namibia.svg Namibia NAMGreen check.svg Namibia Football Association Premier League NFA Cup none
Flag of Niger.svg Niger NIGGreen check.svg Nigerien Football Federation Championnat National Coupe de Niger none
Flag of Nigeria.svg Nigeria NGAGreen check.svg Nigeria Football Federation Premier League Nigerian Cup none
Proposed flag of Reunion (VAR).svg Réunion REUDark Red x.svg Réunionese Football League Premier League Coupe de la Réunion none
Flag of Rwanda.svg Rwanda RWAGreen check.svg Rwandese Association Football Federation National Football League Rwandan Cup none
Flag of Sao Tome and Principe.svg São Tomé and Príncipe STPGreen check.svg São Toméan Football Federation Campeonato Santomense Taça Nacional none
Flag of Senegal.svg Senegal SENGreen check.svg Senegalese Football Federation Premier League FA Cup none
Flag of the Seychelles.svg Seychelles SEYGreen check.svg Seychelles Football Federation First Division FA Cup none
Flag of Sierra Leone.svg Sierra Leone SLEGreen check.svg Sierra Leone Football Association National Premier League FA Cup none
Flag of Somalia.svg Somalia SOMGreen check.svg Somali Football Federation Somali League Somalia Cup none
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa RSAGreen check.svg South African Football Association Premier Soccer League Nedbank Cup none
Flag of South Sudan.svg South Sudan SSDGreen check.svg South Sudan Football Association Championship National Cup none
Flag of Sudan.svg Sudan SDNGreen check.svg Sudan Football Association Premier League Sudan Cup none
Flag of Tanzania.svg Tanzania TANGreen check.svg Tanzania Football Federation Premier League Nyerere Cup none
Flag of Togo.svg Togo TOGGreen check.svg Togolese Football Federation Championnat National Coupe du Togo none
Flag of Tunisia.svg Tunisia TUNGreen check.svg Tunisian Football Federation Ligue Professionnelle 1 Tunisia Cup Tunisian Super Cup
Flag of Uganda.svg Uganda UGAGreen check.svg Federation of Uganda Football Associations Super League Ugandan Cup none
Flag of Zambia.svg Zambia ZAMGreen check.svg Football Association of Zambia FAZ Super Division Mosi Cup none
Flag of Zanzibar.svg Zanzibar ZANDark Red x.svg Zanzibar Football Association Premier League Zanzibari Cup none
Flag of Zimbabwe.svg Zimbabwe ZIMGreen check.svg Zimbabwe Football Association Premier Soccer League Cup of Zimbabwe none

Asia

CountryCodeFIFANational associationTop divisionDomestic cupSuper cup
Flag of Afghanistan.svg Afghanistan AFGGreen check.svg Afghanistan Football Federation Premier League none
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Australia AUSGreen check.svg Football Australia A-League FFA Cup none
Flag of Bahrain.svg Bahrain BHRGreen check.svg Bahrain Football Association Premier League King's Cup none
Flag of Bangladesh.svg Bangladesh BANGreen check.svg Bangladesh Football Federation Premier League Federation Cup Super Cup
Flag of Bhutan.svg Bhutan BHUGreen check.svg Bhutan Football Federation A-Division none
Flag of Brunei.svg Brunei BRUGreen check.svg Football Association of Brunei Darussalam Super League FA Cup Super Cup
Flag of Cambodia.svg Cambodia CAMGreen check.svg Football Federation of Cambodia Cambodian League Hun Sen Cup none
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg China, People's Republic of CHNGreen check.svg Chinese Football Association Super League FA Cup FA Super Cup
Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Chinese Taipei (Taiwan) TPEGreen check.svg Chinese Taipei Football Association Intercity Football League none
Flag of Guam.svg Guam GUMGreen check.svg Guam Football Association Soccer League FA Cup none
Flag of Hong Kong.svg Hong Kong HKGGreen check.svg Hong Kong Football Association Premier League Senior Shield and FA Cup Community Cup
Flag of India.svg India INDGreen check.svg All India Football Federation Indian Super League Durand Cup none
I-League
Flag of Indonesia.svg Indonesia IDNGreen check.svg Football Association of Indonesia Liga 1 Piala Indonesia Community Shield
Flag of Iran.svg Iran IRNGreen check.svg Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran Persian Gulf Pro League Hazfi Cup Super Cup
Flag of Iraq.svg Iraq IRQGreen check.svg Iraq Football Association Premier League FA Cup Super Cup
Flag of Japan.svg Japan JPNGreen check.svg Japan Football Association J1 League Emperor's Cup Super Cup
Flag of Jordan.svg Jordan JORGreen check.svg Jordan Football Association Premier League FA Cup Super Cup
Flag of North Korea.svg Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North Korea) PRKGreen check.svg DPR Korea Football Association DPR Korea League Republican Championship none
Flag of South Korea.svg Korea, Republic of (South Korea) KORGreen check.svg Korea Football Association K League 1 FA Cup Super Cup (defunct)
Flag of Kuwait.svg Kuwait KUWGreen check.svg Kuwait Football Association Premier League Emir Cup Super Cup
Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg Kyrgz Republic (Kyrgyzstan) KGZGreen check.svg Football Federation of the Kyrgyz Republic Kyrgyzstan League Kyrgyzstan Cup Super Cup
Flag of Laos.svg Laos LAOGreen check.svg Lao Football Federation Premier League Prime Minister's Cup none
Flag of Lebanon.svg Lebanon LBNGreen check.svg Lebanon Football Association Premier League FA Cup Super Cup
Flag of Macau.svg Macau MACGreen check.svg Macau Football Association Liga de Elite Taça de Macau none
Flag of Malaysia.svg Malaysia MASGreen check.svg Football Association of Malaysia Super League FA Cup Charity Cup
Flag of Maldives.svg Maldives MDVGreen check.svg Football Association of Maldives Dhivehi Premier League FA Cup FA Charity Shield
Flag of Mongolia.svg Mongolia MNGGreen check.svg Mongolian Football Federation Niislel League Mongolia Cup Super Cup
Flag of Myanmar.svg Myanmar MYAGreen check.svg Myanmar Football Federation National League MFF Cup none
Flag of Nepal.svg Nepal NEPGreen check.svg All Nepal Football Association A-Division Aaha! Gold Cup none
Flag of the Northern Mariana Islands.svg Northern Mariana Islands NMIDark Red x.svg Northern Mariana Islands Football Association M-League Northern Mariana Cup none
Flag of Oman.svg Oman OMAGreen check.svg Oman Football Association Pro League Sultan Qaboos Cup Super Cup
Flag of Pakistan.svg Pakistan PAKGreen check.svg Pakistan Football Federation Premier League Challenge Cup none
Flag of Palestine.svg Palestine PLEGreen check.svg Palestinian Football Association Gaza Strip League Palestine Cup none
West Bank Premier League
Flag of the Philippines.svg Philippines PHIGreen check.svg Philippine Football Federation Philippines Football League none
Flag of Qatar.svg Qatar QATGreen check.svg Qatar Football Association Qatar Stars League Emir of Qatar Cup none
Flag of Saudi Arabia.svg Saudi Arabia KSAGreen check.svg Saudi Arabian Football Federation Pro League Crown Prince Cup Super Cup
Flag of Singapore.svg Singapore SINGreen check.svg Football Association of Singapore S. League Singapore Cup Charity Shield
Flag of Sri Lanka.svg Sri Lanka SRIGreen check.svg Football Federation of Sri Lanka Premier League FA Cup none
Flag of Syria.svg Syria SYRGreen check.svg Syrian Arab Federation for Football Premier League Syrian Cup Super Cup
Flag of Tajikistan.svg Tajikistan TJKGreen check.svg Tajikistan Football Federation Tajik League Tajik Cup none
Flag of Thailand.svg Thailand THAGreen check.svg Football Association of Thailand Premier League FA Cup Kor Royal Cup
Flag of East Timor.svg Timor-Leste (East Timor) TLSGreen check.svg East Timor Football Federation Liga Futebol Amadora Primeira Divisão Taça 12 de Novembro LFA Super Taça
Flag of Turkmenistan.svg Turkmenistan TKMGreen check.svg Football Federation of Turkmenistan Ýokary Liga Turkmenistan Cup Super Cup
Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg United Arab Emirates UAEGreen check.svg United Arab Emirates Football Association Pro-League President's Cup Super Cup
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg Uzbekistan UZBGreen check.svg Uzbekistan Football Federation Uzbek League Uzbekistan Cup Super Cup
Flag of Vietnam.svg Vietnam VIEGreen check.svg Vietnam Football Federation V. League National Cup Super Cup
Flag of Yemen.svg Yemen YEMGreen check.svg Yemen Football Association Yemeni League President Cup Super Cup

Europe

All UEFA associations are affiliated with FIFA.

CountryCodeNational associationTop divisionDomestic cupSuper cup
Flag of Albania.svg Albania ALB Albanian Football Association Albanian Superliga Albanian Cup Albanian Supercup
Flag of Andorra.svg Andorra AND Andorran Football Federation Primera Divisió Copa Constitució Supercup
Flag of Armenia.svg Armenia ARM Football Federation of Armenia Premier League Independence Cup SuperCup
Flag of Austria.svg Austria AUT Austrian Football Association Bundesliga Austrian Cup Supercup
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg Azerbaijan AZE Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Premier League Azerbaijan Cup Supercup
Flag of Belarus.svg Belarus BLR Football Federation of Belarus Belarusian Premier League Belarusian Cup Super Cup
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Belgium BEL Royal Belgian Football Association Belgian First Division A Belgian Cup Belgian Super Cup
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg Bosnia and Herzegovina BIH Football Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina Premier League Bosnia and Herzegovina Football Cup Super Cup (defunct)
Flag of Bulgaria.svg Bulgaria BUL Bulgarian Football Union First Professional Football League Bulgarian Cup Supercup
Flag of Croatia.svg Croatia CRO Croatian Football Federation Prva HNL Croatian Football Cup Super Cup
Flag of Cyprus.svg Cyprus CYP Cyprus Football Association First Division Cypriot Cup Super Cup
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Czech Republic (Czechia) CZE Football Association of the Czech Republic FORTUNA Liga MOL Cup Czech Supercup
Flag of Denmark.svg Denmark DEN Danish Football Association Superligaen Danish Cup Supercup (defunct)
Flag of England.svg England ENG The Football Association Premier League FA Cup FA Community Shield
Flag of Estonia.svg Estonia EST Estonian Football Association Meistriliiga Estonian Cup Supercup
Flag of the Faroe Islands.svg Faroe Islands FRO Faroe Islands Football Association Premier League Faroe Islands Cup Super Cup
Flag of Finland.svg Finland FIN Football Association of Finland Veikkausliiga Finnish Cup none
Flag of France.svg France FRA French Football Federation Ligue 1 Coupe de France Trophée des Champions
Flag of Georgia.svg Georgia GEO Georgian Football Federation Erovnuli Liga Georgian Cup Super Cup
Flag of Germany.svg Germany GER German Football Association Bundesliga DFB-Pokal DFL-Supercup
Flag of Gibraltar.svg Gibraltar GIB Gibraltar Football Association Premier Division Rock Cup Pepe Reyes Cup
Flag of Greece.svg Greece GRE Hellenic Football Federation Superleague Football Cup Super Cup (defunct)
Flag of Hungary.svg Hungary HUN Hungarian Football Federation Nemzeti Bajnokság I Magyar Kupa Szuperkupa
Flag of Iceland.svg Iceland ISL Football Association of Iceland Úrvalsdeild karla Icelandic Cup Super Cup
Flag of Israel.svg Israel ISR Israel Football Association Premier League State Cup Super Cup
Flag of Italy.svg Italy ITA Italian Football Federation Serie A Coppa Italia Supercoppa Italiana
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Kazakhstan KAZ Football Federation of Kazakhstan Premier League Kazakhstan Cup Super Cup
Flag of Kosovo.svg Kosovo KVX Football Federation of Kosovo Superleague Kosovar Cup Kosovar Supercup
Flag of Latvia.svg Latvia LVA Latvian Football Federation Higher League Football Cup Supercup
Flag of Liechtenstein.svg Liechtenstein LIE Liechtenstein Football Association Swiss Super League Football Cup none
Flag of Lithuania.svg Lithuania LTU Lithuanian Football Federation A Lyga Football Cup Supercup
Flag of Luxembourg.svg Luxembourg LUX Luxembourg Football Federation Division National Luxembourg Cup none
Flag of Malta.svg Malta MLT Malta Football Association Premier League FA Trophy Super Cup
Flag of Moldova.svg Moldova MDA Football Association of Moldova National Division Moldovan Cup Super Cup
Flag of Montenegro.svg Montenegro MNE Football Association of Montenegro 1. CFL Montenegrin Cup none
Flag of the Netherlands.svg Netherlands NED Royal Dutch Football Association Eredivisie KNVB Cup Johan Cruyff Shield
Flag of North Macedonia.svg North Macedonia MKD Football Federation of Macedonia Macedonian First Football League Macedonian Football Cup Supercup
Ulster Banner.svg Northern Ireland NIR Irish Football Association Premiership Irish Cup Charity Shield
Flag of Norway.svg Norway NOR Football Association of Norway Eliteserien Football Cup Superfinalen (defunct)
Flag of Poland.svg Poland POL Polish Football Association Ekstraklasa Polish Cup Polish SuperCup
Flag of Portugal.svg Portugal POR Portuguese Football Federation Primeira Liga Taça de Portugal Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira
Flag of Ireland.svg Republic of Ireland IRL Football Association of Ireland Premier Division FAI Cup President's Cup
Flag of Romania.svg Romania ROU Romanian Football Federation Liga I Cupa României Supercupa României
Flag of Russia.svg Russia RUS Russian Football Union Premier League Russian Cup Super Cup
Flag of San Marino.svg San Marino SMR San Marino Football Federation Campionato Sammarinese Coppa Titano Super Coppa
Flag of Scotland.svg Scotland SCO Scottish Football Association Premiership Scottish Cup none
Flag of Serbia.svg Serbia SRB Football Association of Serbia SuperLiga Serbian Cup none
Flag of Slovakia.svg Slovakia SVK Slovak Football Association Super Liga Slovak Cup Super Cup
Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia SVN Football Association of Slovenia 1. SNL Football Cup Supercup
Flag of Spain.svg Spain ESP Royal Spanish Football Federation La Liga Copa del Rey Supercopa de España
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden SWE Swedish Football Association Allsvenskan Svenska Cupen Svenska Supercupen
Flag of Switzerland.svg Switzerland SUI Swiss Football Association Swiss Super League Swiss Cup Super Cup (defunct)
Flag of Turkey.svg Turkey TUR Turkish Football Federation Süper Lig Turkish Cup Super Cup
Flag of Ukraine.svg Ukraine UKR Football Federation of Ukraine Premier League Ukrainian Cup Super Cup
Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Wales WAL Football Association of Wales Premier League Welsh Cup none

North America, Central America and the Caribbean

CountryCodeFIFANational associationTop divisionDomestic cupSuper cup
Flag of Anguilla.svg Anguilla AIAGreen check.svg Anguilla Football Association Anguillian League none
Flag of Antigua and Barbuda.svg Antigua and Barbuda ATGGreen check.svg Antigua and Barbuda Football Association Premier Division FA Cup none
Flag of Aruba.svg Aruba ARUGreen check.svg Aruba Football Federation Division di Honor Copa Betico Croes none
Flag of the Bahamas.svg Bahamas BAHGreen check.svg Bahamas Football Association Senior League FA Cup none
Flag of Barbados.svg Barbados BRBGreen check.svg Barbados Football Association Premier Division FA Cup none
Flag of Belize.svg Belize BLZGreen check.svg Football Federation of Belize Premier League none
Flag of Bermuda.svg Bermuda BERGreen check.svg Bermuda Football Association Premier Division FA Cup none
Flag of Bonaire.svg Bonaire BOEDark Red x.svg Bonaire Football Federation Bonaire League none
Flag of the British Virgin Islands.svg British Virgin Islands VGBGreen check.svg British Virgin Islands Football Association BVIFA Football League none
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Canada CANGreen check.svg Canadian Soccer Association Canadian Premier League Canadian Championship none
Flag of the Cayman Islands.svg Cayman Islands CAYGreen check.svg Cayman Islands Football Association Cayman Islands League FA Cup none
Flag of Costa Rica.svg Costa Rica CRCGreen check.svg Costa Rican Football Federation Primera División Costa Rican Cup Supercopa
Flag of Cuba.svg Cuba CUBGreen check.svg Football Association of Cuba Campeonato Nacional none
Flag of Curacao.svg Curaçao CUWGreen check.svg Curaçao Football Federation Sekshon Pagá none
Flag of Dominica.svg Dominica DMAGreen check.svg Dominica Football Association Dominica Championship Dominica Knock-Out none
Flag of the Dominican Republic.svg Dominican Republic DOMGreen check.svg Dominican Football Federation Primera División none
Flag of El Salvador.svg El Salvador SLVGreen check.svg Salvadoran Football Federation Primera División Copa Claro none
Flag of French Guiana.svg French Guiana GYFDark Red x.svg Ligue de Football de la Guyane Championnat National Coupe de Guyane none
Flag of Grenada.svg Grenada GRNGreen check.svg Grenada Football Association Grenada League none
Flag of Guadeloupe (local).svg Guadeloupe GPEDark Red x.svg Guadeloupean League of Football Division d'Honneur Coupe de Guadeloupe none
Flag of Guatemala.svg Guatemala GUAGreen check.svg National Football Federation of Guatemala Liga Nacional Copa de Guatemala none
Flag of Guyana.svg Guyana GUYGreen check.svg Guyana Football Federation National Super League Mayors Cup none
Flag of Haiti.svg Haiti HAIGreen check.svg Haitian Football Federation Ligue Haïtienne Coupe d'Haïti none
Flag of Honduras (darker variant).svg Honduras HONGreen check.svg National Autonomous Federation of Football of Honduras Liga Nacional Honduran Cup (defunct) Super Cup (defunct)
Flag of Jamaica.svg Jamaica JAMGreen check.svg Jamaica Football Federation National Premier League JFF Champions Cup none
Snake Flag of Martinique.svg Martinique MTQDark Red x.svg Ligue de football de la Martinique Championnat National Coupe de la Martinique none
Flag of Mexico.svg Mexico MEXGreen check.svg Mexican Federation of Association Football Liga MX Copa MX Supercopa
Flag of Montserrat.svg Montserrat MSRGreen check.svg Montserrat Football Association Championship none
Flag of Nicaragua.svg Nicaragua NCAGreen check.svg Nicaraguan Football Federation Primera División Copa de Nicaragua none
Flag of Panama.svg Panama PANGreen check.svg Panamanian Football Federation Liga Panameña de Fútbol none
Flag of Puerto Rico.svg Puerto Rico PURGreen check.svg Puerto Rican Football Federation Liga Nacional Copa de Puerto Rico none
Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis.svg Saint Kitts and Nevis SKNGreen check.svg St. Kitts and Nevis Football Association Saint Kitts Premier Division National Cup none
Nevis Premier Division
Flag of Saint Lucia.svg Saint Lucia LCAGreen check.svg Saint Lucia Football Association Gold Division FA Cup none
Flag of France.svg Saint Martin SMTDark Red x.svg Football Committee of Saint Martin Saint-Martin Senior League Coupe de Noël none
Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.svg Saint Vincent and the Grenadines VINGreen check.svg Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Football Federation NLA Premier League none
Flag of Sint Maarten.svg Sint Maarten SXMDark Red x.svg Sint Maarten Soccer Association Sint Maarten League none
Flag of Suriname.svg Suriname SURGreen check.svg Surinamese Football Association Hoofdklasse Surinamese Cup President's Cup
Flag of Trinidad and Tobago.svg Trinidad and Tobago TRIGreen check.svg Trinidad and Tobago Football Federation TT Pro League FA Trophy Charity Shield
Flag of the Turks and Caicos Islands.svg Turks and Caicos Islands TCAGreen check.svg Turks and Caicos Islands Football Association Premier League none
Flag of the United States.svg United States of America USAGreen check.svg United States Soccer Federation Major League Soccer U.S. Open Cup none
Flag of the United States Virgin Islands.svg United States Virgin Islands VIRGreen check.svg U.S. Virgin Islands Soccer Federation USVI Championship none

Oceania

CountryCodeFIFANational associationTop divisionDomestic cupSuper cup
Flag of American Samoa.svg American Samoa ASAGreen check.svg Football Federation American Samoa FFAS Senior League FFAS President's Cup none
Flag of the Cook Islands.svg Cook Islands COKGreen check.svg Cook Islands Football Association Cook Islands Round Cup Cook Islands Cup none
Flag of Fiji.svg Fiji FIJGreen check.svg Fiji Football Association National Football League Fiji FA Cup Champion vs Champion
Flag of Kiribati.svg Kiribati KIRDark Red x.svg Kiribati Islands Football Association Kiribati National Championship none
New Caledonia flags merged (2017).svg New Caledonia NCLGreen check.svg New Caledonian Football Federation Division Honneur Coupe de Calédonie none
Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand NZLGreen check.svg New Zealand Football Football Championship Chatham Cup none
Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg Papua New Guinea PNGGreen check.svg Papua New Guinea Football Association National Soccer League none Overall Championship
Flag of Samoa.svg Samoa SAMGreen check.svg Football Federation Samoa Samoa National League Samoa Cup none
Flag of the Solomon Islands.svg Solomon Islands SOLGreen check.svg Solomon Islands Football Federation S-League none
Flag of French Polynesia.svg Tahiti (French Polynesia) TAHGreen check.svg Tahitian Football Federation Tahiti First Division Tahiti Cup Coupe des Champions
Flag of Tonga.svg Tonga TGAGreen check.svg Tonga Football Association Major League Tonga Cup none
Flag of Tuvalu.svg Tuvalu TUVDark Red x.svg Tuvalu National Football Association Tuvalu A-Division NBT Cup none
Flag of Vanuatu.svg Vanuatu VANGreen check.svg Vanuatu Football Federation Port Vila Football League Vanuatu Cup none

South America

All CONMEBOL associations are affiliated with FIFA.

CountryCodeNational associationTop divisionDomestic cupSuper cup
Flag of Argentina.svg Argentina ARG Argentine Football Association Primera División Copa Argentina Supercopa Argentina
Flag of Bolivia (state).svg Bolivia BOL Bolivia Football Federation Liga de Fútbol Profesional Boliviano Copa Aerosur none
Flag of Brazil.svg Brazil BRA Brazilian Football Confederation Série A Copa do Brasil Supercopa do Brasil
Flag of Chile.svg Chile CHI Football Federation of Chile Primera División Copa Chile Supercopa de Chile
Flag of Colombia.svg Colombia COL Colombian Football Federation Categoría Primera A Copa Colombia Superliga Colombiana
Flag of Ecuador.svg Ecuador ECU Ecuadorian Football Federation Serie A none
Flag of Paraguay.svg Paraguay PAR Paraguayan Football Association Primera División Copa Paraguay none
Flag of Peru (state).svg Peru PER Peruvian Football Federation Primera División Copa Inca Copa Federación
Flag of Uruguay.svg Uruguay URU Uruguayan Football Association Primera División none
Flag of Venezuela (state).svg Venezuela VEN Venezuelan Football Federation Primera División Copa Venezuela none

Non-FIFA associations

The football associations in this section represent fully and partially recognized sovereign states, dependent territories, and stateless nations that are not members of FIFA or a FIFA confederation.

Several of these non-FIFA associations are included in the World Football Elo Ratings, which ranks all national association football teams from FIFA-affiliated confederations, in addition to some unaffiliated teams. Several of these associations are also members of the Confederation of Independent Football Associations and/or the International Island Games Association.

Africa

TerritoryCountryNational associationElo RatingsConIFAIGA
Flag of CSSC.svg Chagos Islands Flag of the United Kingdom.svg United Kingdom Chagos Football Association Green check.svgGreen check.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Mayotte (Local).svg  Mayotte Flag of France.svg France Ligue de Football de Mayotte Green check.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Saint Helena.svg Saint Helena Flag of the United Kingdom.svg United Kingdom Saint Helena Football Association Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgGreen check.svg
Flag of Somaliland.svg Somaliland Flag of Somalia.svg Somalia Somaliland Football Association Green check.svgGreen check.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.svg Western Sahara Flag of Morocco.svg Morocco Sahrawi Football Federation Green check.svgGreen check.svgDark Red x.svg

Asia

TerritoryCountryNational associationElo RatingsConIFAIGA
Flag of Christmas Island.svg Christmas Island Flag of Australia (converted).svg Australia Christmas Island Soccer Association Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands.svg Cocos (Keeling) Islands Flag of Australia (converted).svg Australia Cocos (Keeling) Islands Soccer Association Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Kurdistan.svg Kurdistan Flag of Iraq.svg Iraq Kurdistan Football Association Green check.svgGreen check.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Tibet.svg Tibet Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg China Tibetan National Football Association Green check.svgGreen check.svgDark Red x.svg

Europe

TerritoryCountryNational associationElo RatingsConIFAIGA
Flag of the Republic of Abkhazia.svg Abkhazia Flag of Georgia.svg Georgia Football Federation of Abkhazia Dark Red x.svgGreen check.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Aland.svg Åland Islands Flag of Finland.svg Finland Åland Football Association Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgGreen check.svg
Flag of Artsakh.svg Artsakh Flag of Azerbaijan.svg Azerbaijan Artsakh Football Association Dark Red x.svgGreen check.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Guernsey.svg Guernsey Flag of the United Kingdom.svg United Kingdom Guernsey Football Association Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgGreen check.svg
Flag of the Isle of Man.svg Isle of Man Flag of the United Kingdom.svg United Kingdom Isle of Man Football Association Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgGreen check.svg
Flag of Jersey.svg Jersey Flag of the United Kingdom.svg United Kingdom Jersey Football Association Dark Red x.svgGreen check.svgGreen check.svg
Flag of Monaco.svg Monaco Flag of Monaco.svg Monaco Monégasque Football Federation Green check.svgGreen check.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.svg Northern Cyprus Flag of Cyprus.svg Cyprus Cyprus Turkish Football Association Green check.svgGreen check.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of South Ossetia.svg South Ossetia Flag of Georgia.svg GeorgiaFootball Federation of the Republic of South OssetiaDark Red x.svgGreen check.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Transnistria.svg Transnistria Flag of Moldova.svg MoldovaFootball Federation of PridnestrovieDark Red x.svgGreen check.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of the Vatican City.svg Vatican City Flag of the Vatican City.svg  Vatican City Vatican City national football team Green check.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg

North America, Central America and the Caribbean

TerritoryCountryNational associationElo RatingsConIFAIGA
Flag of Greenland.svg Greenland Flag of Denmark.svg Denmark Football Association of Greenland Green check.svgDark Red x.svgGreen check.svg
Flag of Saba.svg Saba Flag of the Netherlands.svg Netherlands Federation of Saba Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Saint Barthelemy (Local).svg  Saint Barthélemy Flag of France.svg France Saint Barthélemy Football Association Green check.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon.svg Saint Pierre and Miquelon Flag of France.svg France Football Federation of Saint Pierre and Miquelon Green check.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Sint Eustatius.svg Sint Eustatius Flag of the Netherlands.svg Netherlands Statia Football Association Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg

Oceania

TerritoryCountryNational associationElo RatingsConIFAIGA
Flag of Bougainville.svg Bougainville Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg Papua New Guinea Football Federation of Bougainville Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of the Marshall Islands.svg Marshall Islands Flag of the Marshall Islands.svg Marshall Islands Marshall Islands Soccer Association Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Federated States of Micronesia.svg Micronesia, Federated States of Flag of Federated States of Micronesia.svg Micronesia, F.S. Federated States of Micronesia Football Association Green check.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Nauru.svg Nauru Flag of Nauru.svg Nauru Nauru Amateur Soccer Association Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Niue.svg Niue Flag of Niue.svg Niue Niue Island Soccer Association Green check.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Norfolk Island.svg Norfolk Island Flag of Australia (converted).svg Australia Norfolk Island Soccer Federation Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Palau.svg Palau Flag of Palau.svg Palau Palau Football Association Green check.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Tokelau.svg Tokelau Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand Tokelau Amateur Soccer Association Dark Red x.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg
Flag of Wallis and Futuna.svg Wallis and Futuna Flag of France.svg France Wallis and Futuna Soccer Federation Green check.svgDark Red x.svgDark Red x.svg

South America

TerritoryCountryNational associationElo RatingsConIFAIGA
Flag of the Falkland Islands.svg Falkland Islands Flag of the United Kingdom.svg United Kingdom Falkland Islands Football League Green check.svgDark Red x.svgGreen check.svg

Regional

Beneath the national level, governance of football may be divided up into regional or territorial associations. Other non-national associations represent stateless populations, diasporas or micronations. Details of these are listed at non-FIFA international football.

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