Paul Pogba: French midfielder Paul Pogba had injured his knee at the beginning of this season. He also had surgery in September.

N'Golo Kante: Another French midfielder N'Golo Kante could not be a part of the World Cup squad due to a hamstring injury

Timo Werner: Germany's striker Timo Werner suffered an ankle injury in early November.

Reece James: England's 22-year-old right back player Reece James will also not be seen in this World Cup.

Diego Jota: Portugal's star striker Diogo Jota has also missed the World Cup flight.

Arthur Melo: Brazilian midfielder Arthur Melo was injured in October. 

Marco Reus: Germany's veteran player Marco Reus missed the World Cup due to not being fully fit. He had injured his ankle.

Ben Chilvil: England's left back Ben Chilvil has also been disappointed. 

Sadio Mane: Senegal's star forward Sadio Mane will also not be seen in the World Cup. 

Nicolas Gonzalez: Nicolas Gonzalez of Argentina was injured during the training session on 17 November.