Friday, 14 May 2010 11:17
For those of you that are interested in these things, you can now download the full 30-man provisional squad list for every country at the World Cup in South Africa next month.
This really is only a provisional list as the each squad has to be reduces to 23 players by June 1st, at which time, every team page on the website will be updated with the full squad lists.
Not every team have submitted 30 players though. Germany only submitted 27 and North Korea have actually submitted their final 23 man squad. The key thing with the preliminary squad list is that your 23 man squad has to be picked from the players submitted at this stage and you can only replace a player if one of your squad has a serious injury prior to your first game.
Almost Interesting Facts
The youngest players named are the 18-year-olds Vincent Aboubakar of Cameroon, Christian Eriksen of Denmark and Nassim Ben Khalifa of Switzerland. The oldest players at the tournament are two goalkeepers; 39-year-old Sander Boschker from Holland and England's David James. Lastly, of all the players at the tournament, 139 are based in England.
Download World Cup 2010 Preliminary Squad List
If you want to download the squad list click here.
Final World Cup 2010 Group Tables