Colombia finished fourth in the CONMEBOL standings for World Cup qualifying and qualified on the last day of the qualifiers.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to be held in Russia from 14th June to 15th July. All teams have qualified for the tournament and these teams are required to register a squad of 23 players, which includes three goalkeepers. Only players from this squad can play in the tournament.
The 32 teams will be divided into eight groups of four teams each – Group A to Group H. The four teams in Group H are: Colombia, Japan, Poland and Senegal.
Colombia finished fourth in the CONMEBOL (South American Football Confederation) standings for World Cup qualifying and qualified on the last day of the qualifiers. Their FIFA ranking is 16. Let’s look at Colombia’s official squad for FIFA World Cup, 2018.
Coach: José Pékerman
- David Ospina - Goalkeeper - 29 years old - 86 caps
- Cristián Zapata - Defender - 31 years old - 55 caps
- Óscar Murillo - Defender - 30 years old - 13 caps
- Santiago Arias - Defender - 26 years old - 41 caps
- Wílmar Barrios - Midfielder - 24 years old - 10 caps
- Carlos Sánchez - Midfielder - 32 years old - 85 caps
- Carlos Bacca - Forward - 31 years old - 45 caps
- Abel Aguilar - Midfielder - 33 years old - 70 caps
- Radamel Falcao (captain) - Forward - 32 years old - 73 caps
- James Rodríguez - Midfielder - 26 years old - 63 caps
- Juan Cuadrado - Midfielder - 30 years old - 70 caps
- Camilo Vargas - Goalkeeper - 29 years old - 5 caps
- Yerry Mina - Defender - 23 years old - 12 caps
- Luis Muriel - Forward - 27 years old - 18 caps
- Mateus Uribe - Midfielder - 27 years old - 8 caps
- Jefferson Lerma - Midfielder - 23 years old - 5 caps
- Johan Mojica - Defender - 25 years old - 4 caps
- Farid Diaz- Defender - 34 years old - 13 caps
- Miguel Borja - Forward - 25 years old - 7 caps
- Juan Quintero - Midfielder - 25 years old - 15 caps
- José Izquierdo - Forward - 25 years old - 5 caps
- José Cuadrado - Goalkeeper - 33 years old - 1 cap
- Dávinson Sánchez - Defender - 22 years old - 9 caps