How many countries are in the 2020 Olympics?

Which countries have qualified for the 2020 Olympics?


Means of qualification Dates Qualified
Host nation N/A Japan
2020 AFC U-23 Championship 8–26 January 2020 Australia Saudi Arabia South Korea
2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship 16–30 June 2019 France Germany Romania Spain
2019 OFC Men’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament 21 September – 5 October 2019 New Zealand

How many countries will compete in the 2021 Olympics?

More than 11,000 athletes from 206 nations will compete in Japan this summer across a total 33 sports, five of which will feature at the Olympics for the first time.

Why is Italy not in the Olympics?

Originally scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020, the Games were postponed to 23 July to 8 August 2021, because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Where are the 2024 Olympics?

Why do professional footballers not play in the Olympics?

Since the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, the IOC has allowed professional players to participate. … Unlike the World Cup, the Olympic Games are not an official FIFA event, and clubs thus aren’t required to let players attend.

Is there a men’s Olympic football team?

On 2 July, FIFA confirmed that there was a change for the 2020 Olympics, allowing all 22 players named to be available on the roster, with 18 being named for each match.

Football at the 2020 Summer Olympics – Men’s team squads.

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