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Can you name the five worst men's national teams who qualified for the World Cup -- and the five best teams who didn't -- for each year since 1994 based on their FIFA rankings at the time?

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1994 Lowest Qualifiers
59
(CONMEBOL)
 
39
(AFC)
 
38
(AFC)
 
32
(UEFA)
 
30
(CAF)
 
1994 Highest Nonqualifiers
6
(UEFA)
 
8
(UEFA)
 
15
(UEFA)
 
18
(CONMEBOL)
 
19
(UEFA)
 
1998 Lowest Qualifiers
71
(CAF)
 
51
(CAF)
 
50
(AFC)
 
41
(UEFA)
 
39
(CONCACAF)
 
1998 Highest Nonqualifiers
4
(UEFA)
 
13
(UEFA)
 
15
(UEFA)
 
20
(CAF)
 
25
(CONMEBOL)
 
2002 Lowest Qualifiers
67
(CAF)
 
55
(AFC)
 
43
(AFC)
 
40
(CAF)
 
38
(CAF)
 
2002 Highest Nonqualifiers
5
(CONMEBOL)
 
8
(UEFA)
 
12
(UEFA)
 
13
(UEFA)
 
15
(UEFA)
 
2006 Lowest Qualifiers
62
(CAF)
 
56
(CAF)
 
51
(CONCACAF)
 
50
(CAF)
 
49
(AFC)
 
2006 Highest Nonqualifiers
11
(UEFA)
 
13
(UEFA)
 
17
(UEFA)
 
18
(CONMEBOL)
 
22
(CAF)
 
2010 Lowest Qualifiers
86
(CAF)
 
84
(AFC)
 
77
(OFC)
 
52
(AFC)
 
43
(AFC)
 
2010 Highest Nonqualifiers
10
(UEFA)
 
13
(UEFA)
 
23
(UEFA)
 
24
(UEFA)
 
25
(UEFA)
 
2014 Lowest Qualifiers
59
(AFC)
 
54
(AFC)
 
51
(CAF)
 
48
(AFC)
 
45
(AFC)
 
2014 Highest Nonqualifiers
18
(UEFA)
 
25
(UEFA)
 
27
(UEFA)
 
28
(UEFA)
 
29
(UEFA)
 
2018 Lowest Qualifiers
65
(UEFA)
 
63
(AFC)
 
59
(AFC)
 
56
(CONCACAF)
 
55
(AFC)
 
2018 Highest Nonqualifiers
10
(CONMEBOL)
 
14
(UEFA)
 
19
(UEFA)
 
20
(UEFA)
 
24
(CONCACAF)
 

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