πŸ† All 37 players to have appeared in 4+ World Cup tournaments
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πŸ† All 37 players to have appeared in 4+ World Cup tournaments

To play at one World Cup is a proud achievement in the life of any footballer, so you've got to be pretty special to make appearances at four or even five of football's greatest showpiece.

Here are the 37 players who have this honour, and we've divided them by nation.

🇦🇷 Argentina

  • Diego Maradona (82, 86, 90, 94)
  • Javier Mascherano (06, 10, 14, 18)
  • Lionel Messi (06, 10, 14, 18)

🇦🇺 Australia 

  • Tim Cahill (06, 10, 14, 18)

🇧🇪 Belgium

  • Enzo Scifo (86, 90, 94, 98)
  • Franky van der Elst (86, 90, 94, 98)

🇧🇷 Brazil

  • Djalma Santos (54, 58, 62, 66)
  • Pelé (58, 62, 66, 70)
  • Cafu (94, 98, 02, 06)

🇨🇲 Cameroon

  • Rigobert Song (94, 98, 02, 10)
  • Samuel Eto'o (98, 02, 10, 14)

🇫🇷 France

  • Thierry Henry (98, 02, 06, 10)

🇩🇪 Germany

  • Karl-Heinz Schnellinger (58, 62, 66, 70)
  • Uwe Seeler (58, 62, 66, 70)
  • Lothar Matthäus (82, 86, 90, 94, 98)
  • Miroslav Klose (02, 06, 10, 14)

🇮🇹 Italy

  • Gianni Rivera (62, 66, 70, 74)
  • Giuseppe Bergomi (82, 86, 90, 98)
  • Paolo Maldini (90, 94, 98, 02)
  • Fabio Cannavaro (98, 02, 06, 10)
  • Gianluigi Buffon (02, 06, 10, 14)

🇰🇷 Korea

  • Hong Myung-Bo (90, 94, 98, 02)

🇲🇽 México

  • Antonio Carbajal (50, 54, 58, 62, 66)
  • Rafael Márquez (02, 06, 10, 14, 18)
  • Andrés Guardado (06, 10, 14, 18)

🇵🇾 Paraguay

  • Denis Caniza (98, 02, 06, 10)

🇵🇱 Poland 

  • Władysław Zmuda (74, 78, 82, 86)

🇵🇹 Portugal

  • Cristiano Ronaldo (06, 10, 14, 18)

🇸🇦 Saudi Arabia

  • Sami Al Jaber (94, 98, 02, 06)

🇪🇸 Spain

  • Andoni Zubizarreta (86, 90, 94, 98)
  • Iker Casillas (02, 06, 10, 14)
  • Xavi (02, 06, 10, 14)
  • Andrés Iniesta (06, 10, 14, 18)
  • Sergio Ramos (06, 10, 14, 18)

🇨🇭 Switzerland

  • Valon Behrami (06, 10, 14, 18)

🇺🇾 Uruguay

  • Pedro Rocha (62, 66, 70, 74)

🇺🇸 USA

  • DaMarcus Beasley (02, 06, 10, 14)

How many of these players do you remember?