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A total of 57 teams entered the 1958 FIFA World Cup qualifications, competing for the remaining fourteen spots left in the tournament.

UEFA

Group 1

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of France.svg France 3 3 0 0 10 0 N/A 6
23x15px Finland 3 1 1 1 2 3 0.66 3
23x15px East Germany 3 0 2 1 1 4 0.25 2
Flag of Luxembourg.svg Luxembourg 3 0 1 2 2 7 0.28 1
May 8, 1957
France Flag of France.svg 4-0 Flag of Luxembourg.svg Luxembourg
Nantes


May 15, 1957
Finland 23x15px 0-0 23x15px East Germany
Helsinki


June 16, 1957
East Germany 23x15px 0-3 Flag of France.svg France
Leipzig


June 23, 1957
Luxembourg Flag of Luxembourg.svg 1-2 23x15px Finland
Luxembourg City


September 29, 1957
Luxembourg Flag of Luxembourg.svg 1-1 23x15px East Germany
Luxembourg City


October 20, 1957
France Flag of France.svg 4-0 23x15px Finland
Nantes

Group 2

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
23x15px Soviet Union 3 2 1 0 16 1 16.00 5
23x15px Romania 3 2 1 0 10 1 10.00 5
23x15px Brittany 3 1 0 2 4 12 0.33 2
23x15px Cyprus 3 0 0 3 1 17 0.05 0
June 23, 1957
Soviet Union 23x15px 9-0 23x15px Cyprus
Dynamo Stadium, Moscow
Attendance: 25,000


June 24, 1957
Romania 23x15px 5-0 23x15px Brittany
Bucharest


July 15, 1957
Cyprus 23x15px 0-4 23x15px Romania
Nicosia


July 27, 1957
Soviet Union 23x15px 1-1 23x15px Romania
Lenin Central Stadium, Moscow
Attendance: 80,000


September 20, 1957
Brittany 23x15px 0-6 23x15px Soviet Union
Rennes


September 27, 1957
Brittany 23x15px 4-1 23x15px Cyprus
Rennes

Group 3

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Flag of Italy.svg Italy 3 2 1 0 11 2 +9 5
Flag of Norway.svg Norway 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 5
Flag of Portugal.svg Portugal 3 1 0 2 6 6 0 2
23x15px Iceland 3 0 0 3 0 16 -16 0
April 25, 1957
Portugal Flag of Portugal.svg 5-0 23x15px Iceland
Lisbon


May 1, 1957
Italy Flag of Italy.svg 7-0 23x15px Iceland
Milan


May 22, 1957
Norway Flag of Norway.svg 2-2 Flag of Italy.svg Italy
Oslo


June 12, 1957
Norway Flag of Norway.svg 4-1 Flag of Portugal.svg Portugal
Oslo


July 8, 1957
Iceland 23x15px 0-4 Flag of Norway.svg Norway
Reykjavik


November 3, 1957
Italy Flag of Italy.svg 2-0 Flag of Portugal.svg Portugal
Rome

Group 4

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden 2 1 1 0 2 0 +2 3
Flag of Germany.svg West Germany 2 1 1 0 2 1 +1 3
Flag of Spain (1945–1977).svg Spain 2 0 0 2 1 4 -3 0
Flag of Albania.svg Albania Withdrew
March 10, 1957
Spain Flag of Spain (1945–1977).svg 1-2 Flag of Germany.svg West Germany
Madrid


May 8, 1957
West Germany Flag of Germany.svg 0-0 Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden
Hamburg


May 19, 1957
Sweden Flag of Sweden.svg 2-0 Flag of Spain (1945–1977).svg Spain
Solna

Group 5

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
23x15px Bulgaria 4 2 2 0 6 4 1.50 6
Flag of Austria.svg Austria 4 1 1 2 5 4 1.25 3
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Belgium 4 1 1 2 3 6 0.50 3
May 20, 1957
Bulgaria 23x15px 2-1 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Belgium
Vasil Levski, Sofia
Attendance: 24,113


June 5, 1957
Belgium Flag of Belgium (civil).svg 1-0 Flag of Austria.svg Austria
Brussels


June 10, 1957
Austria Flag of Austria.svg 1-1 23x15px Bulgaria
Vienna


September 8, 1957
Belgium Flag of Belgium (civil).svg 1-1 Flag of Bulgaria.svg Bulgaria
Brussels


September 25, 1957
Austria Flag of Austria.svg 3-0 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Belgium
Buzek Soccerball shade 7'68'
Vienna


November 3, 1957
Bulgaria 23x15px 2-1 Flag of Austria.svg Austria
Vasil Levski, Sofia
Attendance: 35,411

Group 6

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
23x15px Turkey 4 4 0 0 8 2 4.00 8
Flag of Ireland.svg Republic of Ireland 4 2 0 2 4 4 1.00 4
Flag of the Netherlands.svg Netherlands 4 0 0 4 2 8 0.25 0
March 9, 1957
Netherlands Flag of the Netherlands.svg 1-2 Flag of Ireland.svg Republic of Ireland
Rotterdam


March 20, 1957
Republic of Ireland Flag of Ireland.svg 1-2 23x15px Turkey


May 8, 1957
Turkey 23x15px 3-0 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Netherlands
Istanbul


May 26, 1957
Netherlands Flag of the Netherlands.svg 1-2 23x15px Turkey
Rotterdam


July 27, 1957
Turkey 23x15px 1-0 Flag of Ireland.svg Republic of Ireland
Istanbul


October 2, 1957
Republic of Ireland Flag of Ireland.svg 1-0 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Netherlands
Dublin

Group 7

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Great Britain 4 4 0 0 11 1 11.00 8
Flag of Denmark.svg Denmark 4 1 1 2 5 6 0.83 3
23x15px Greece 4 0 1 3 2 11 0.18 1
May 15, 1957
Denmark Flag of Denmark.svg 2-0 23x15px Greece
Copenhagen


May 26, 1957
Greece 23x15px 0-4 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Great Britain
Athens


September 25, 1957
Great Britain Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 3-1 Flag of Denmark.svg Denmark
Cardiff


October 2, 1957
Great Britain Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 3-0 23x15px Greece
Belfast


October 16, 1957
Denmark Flag of Denmark.svg 0-1 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Great Britain
Copenhagen


November 10, 1957
Greece 23x15px 2-2 Flag of Denmark.svg Denmark
Athens

Group 8

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Yugoslavia (1943–1992).svg Yugoslavia 4 3 0 1 7 5 1.40 6
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Czechoslovakia 4 2 1 1 10 5 2.00 5
23x15px Poland 4 0 1 3 3 10 0.30 1
May 26, 1957
Czechoslovakia Flag of the Czech Republic.svg 4-0 23x15px Poland
Prague


June 12, 1957
Czechoslovakia Flag of the Czech Republic.svg 1-2 Flag of Yugoslavia (1943–1992).svg Yugoslavia
Brno


August 15, 1957
Poland 23x15px 1-2 Flag of Yugoslavia (1943–1992).svg Yugoslavia
Warsaw


October 20, 1957
Poland 23x15px 2-2 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Czechoslovakia
Warsaw


November 10, 1957
Yugoslavia Flag of Yugoslavia (1943–1992).svg 1-3 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Czechoslovakia
Belgrade


November 17, 1957
Yugoslavia Flag of Yugoslavia (1943–1992).svg 1-0 23x15px Poland
Belgrade

CONMEBOL

Group 1

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Argentina.svg Argentina 4 2 2 0 8 2 4.00 6
23x15px Paraguay 4 2 1 1 5 5 1.00 5
23x15px Colombia 4 0 1 3 3 9 0.33 1
June 9, 1957
Paraguay 23x15px 1-1 Flag of Argentina.svg Argentina
Asuncion


June 20, 1957
Colombia 23x15px 0-4 Flag of Argentina.svg Argentina
Bogota


June 27, 1957
Colombia 23x15px 2-3 23x15px Paraguay
Bogota


July 14, 1957
Paraguay 23x15px 1-0 23x15px Colombia
Asuncion


October 20, 1957
Argentina Flag of Argentina.svg 1-1 23x15px Colombia
Buenos Aires


October 27, 1957
Argentina Flag of Argentina.svg 2-0 23x15px Paraguay
Buenos Aires

Group 2

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg Brazil 4 3 1 0 9 4 4.00 7
Flag of Peru.svg Peru 4 1 2 1 7 6 1.16 4
23x15px Bolivia 4 0 1 3 3 10 0.30 1
June 13, 1957
Brazil Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg 3-1 23x15px Bolivia
Sao Paulo


June 20, 1957
Brazil Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg 2-2 Flag of Peru.svg Peru
Rio de Janeiro


July 13, 1957
Peru Flag of Peru.svg 3-1 23x15px Bolivia
Lima


July 20, 1957
Peru Flag of Peru.svg 1-2 Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg Brazil
Lima


September 29, 1957
Bolivia 23x15px 1-1 Flag of Peru.svg Peru
La Paz


October 6, 1957
Bolivia 23x15px 0-2 Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg Brazil
La Paz

Group 3

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Flag of Uruguay.svg Uruguay 2 2 0 0 5 0 +5 4
Flag of Chile.svg Chile 2 0 0 2 0 5 -5 0
23x15px Venezuela Withdrew
April 13, 1957
Uruguay Flag of Uruguay.svg 3-0 Flag of Chile.svg Chile
Montevideo


April 30, 1957
Chile Flag of Chile.svg 0-2 Flag of Uruguay.svg Uruguay
Santiago

North America

Round 1

Group 1

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
23x15px Guatemala 2 2 0 0 6 1 +5 4
23x15px El Salvador 2 1 0 1 5 3 +2 2
23x15px Barbados 2 0 0 2 1 8 -7 0
September 2, 1956
Guatemala 23x15px 4-0 23x15px Barbados
Guatemala City


September 9, 1956
Barbados 23x15px 1-4 23x15px El Salvador
Guatemala City


September 16, 1956
El Salvador 23x15px 1-2 23x15px Guatemala
Guatemala City

Group 2

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
23x15px Nicaragua 2 1 1 0 4 1 +3 3
23x15px Honduras 2 1 1 0 2 1 +1 3
23x15px Trinidad and Tobago 2 0 0 2 2 6 -4 0
November 4, 1956
Nicaragua 23x15px 4-1 23x15px Trinidad and Tobago



November 8, 1956
Trinidad and Tobago 23x15px 1-2 23x15px Honduras



November 13, 1956
Honduras 23x15px 0-0 23x15px Nicaragua


Group 3

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg Canada 2 2 0 0 5 3 +2 4
Flag of the United States (1912-1959).svg United States 2 1 0 1 5 3 +2 2
23x15px Jamaica 2 0 0 2 1 5 -4 0
November 4, 1956
Jamaica 23x15px 1-2 Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg Canada
Montreal


November 8, 1956
Canada Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg 3-2 Flag of the United States (1912-1959).svg United States
Montreal


November 13, 1956
United States Flag of the United States (1912-1959).svg 3-0 23x15px Jamaica
Montreal

Round 2

Group 1

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Flag of Mexico (1934–1968).png Mexico 2 2 0 0 7 0 +7 4
23x15px Panama 2 1 0 1 2 4 -2 2
23x15px Guatemala 2 0 0 2 1 6 -5 0
April 28, 1957
Panama 23x15px 2-1 23x15px Guatemala
Panama City


June 22, 1957
Guatemala 23x15px 0-4 Flag of Mexico (1934–1968).png Mexico
Guatemala City


October 20, 1957
Mexico Flag of Mexico (1934–1968).png 3-0 23x15px Panama
Mexico City

Group 2

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg Canada 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 5
Flag of Costa Rica.svg Costa Rica 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 4
23x15px Nicaragua 3 0 2 1 3 6 -3 2
Flag of the Netherlands.svg Curaçao 3 0 1 2 2 4 -2 1
March 3, 1957
Costa Rica Flag of Costa Rica.svg 3-0 23x15px Nicaragua
San Jose


March 10, 1957
Costa Rica Flag of Costa Rica.svg 2-1 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Curaçao
San Jose


May 19, 1957
Canada Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg 1-0 Flag of Costa Rica.svg Costa Rica
Montreal


May 20, 1957
Nicaragua 23x15px 1-1 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Curaçao
Managua


June 15, 1957
Canada Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg 2-2 23x15px Nicaragua
Montreal


August 4, 1957
Curaçao Flag of the Netherlands.svg 0-1 Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg Canada
Willemstad

CAF/AFC

Round 1

Africa

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Egypt 23x15px 5-0 23x15px South Africa 5-0 w/o
Kenya 23x15px 5-3 23x15px Nigeria 2-1 3-2
Leg 1
September 1, 1956
Egypt 23x15px 5-0 23x15px South Africa
Cairo


September 1, 1956
Kenya 23x15px 2-1 23x15px Nigeria
Nairobi

Leg 2
September 8, 1956
Kenya 23x15px 3-2 23x15px Nigeria
Nairobi

Kenya won 5-3 on aggregate

Asia

January 7, 1957
Westrailia 23x15px 5-0 23x15px Thailand
Perth


January 14, 1957
South Japan Flag of Japan.svg 1-3 23x15px China PR
Tokyo

Round 2

Africa

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Egypt 23x15px 11-0 23x15px Kenya 6-0 5-0
Leg 1
March 8, 1957
Egypt 23x15px 6-0 23x15px Kenya
Cairo


Leg 2
March 29, 1957
Kenya 23x15px 0-5 23x15px Egypt
Nairobi

Asia

Group 1
March 29, 1957
Korea 23x15px 3-1 23x15px China PR
Seoul

Group 2
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
23x15px Indonesia 2 2 0 0 6 1 +5 4
23x15px India 2 0 1 1 2 4 -2 1
23x15px Westrailia 2 0 1 1 1 4 -3 1
April 11, 1957
Indonesia 23x15px 3-0 23x15px Westrailia
Jakarta


April 16, 1957
Westrailia 23x15px 1-1 23x15px India
Jakarta


April 21, 1957
India 23x15px 1-3 23x15px Indonesia
Jakarta

Round 3

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
23x15px Egypt 4 2 2 0 8 3 2.33 6
23x15px Indonesia 4 2 2 0 7 4 1.75 6
23x15px Korea 4 0 0 4 1 9 0.11 0
June 2, 1957
Indonesia 23x15px 3-1 23x15px Korea
Jakarta


June 23, 1957
Korea 23x15px 0-2 23x15px Egypt
Seoul


July 13, 1957
Egypt 23x15px 2-2 23x15px Indonesia
Cairo


July 18, 1957
Egypt 23x15px 3-0 23x15px Korea
Cairo


September 21, 1957
Korea 23x15px 0-2 23x15px Indonesia
Seoul


October 1, 1957
Indonesia 23x15px 1-1 23x15px Egypt
Jakarta

Qualified Teams

File:Qualification for the 1958 FIFA World Cup alt.png
Team Appearance Consecutive Last
Flag of Argentina.svg Argentina7th1st1938
Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg Brazil6th1st1950
Flag of Bulgaria.svg Bulgaria3rd1st1938
Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg Canada1st1st
23x15px Egypt2nd1st 1930
Flag of France.svg France10th3rd 1954
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Great Britain7th*3rd 1954
Flag of Hungary.svg Hungary7th2nd 1954
Flag of Italy.svg Italy8th1st 1950
Flag of Mexico (1934–1968).png Mexico4th3rd 1954
23x15px Soviet Union2nd2nd 1954
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden9th3rd 1954
Flag of Switzerland.svg  Switzerland7th1st 1938
23x15px Turkey2nd2nd 1954
Flag of Uruguay.svg Uruguay8th7th 1954
Flag of Yugoslavia (1943–1992).svg Yugoslavia7th7th 1954

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