en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Non-FIFA_international_football

National" teams[edit]. Broadly-speaking, there are five categories of Non-FIFA national team:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_top-division_football_clubs_in_non-FIFA_countries

This is a list of top-division football clubs in non-FIFA countries. On the 26 members of the Nouvelle Fédération-Board, only 9 have an autonomous football  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_men%27s_national_association_football_teams

The national football teams included in this section are not members of FIFA, ...

worldview.stratfor.com/article/world-cup-2018-which-countries-are-and-arent-members-fifa

Jun 19, 2018 ... The six continental confederations of national football teams associated with FIFA . Most, but not all, confederation members are individually ...

www.fifa.com/associations

The AFC in Asia, CAF in Africa, the Football Confederation (CONCACAF) in North ... all provide support to FIFA without encroaching on the rights of the national ...

roadsandkingdoms.com/2014/the-non-fifa-renegades

Apr 7, 2014 ... But just like every other country, they want to see themselves represented through football. For a growing number of these places, that means ...

www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2014/06/the-world-cup-for-countries-that-dont-exist/373587

Jun 27, 2014 ... The FIFA World Cup may be the biggest sporting event in the world, but ... ConIFA is an organization that unites the football teams of nations, ... another non -FIFA world cup for unrecognized nations that was last held in 2012.

www.newyorker.com/sports/sporting-scene/the-world-cup-for-forgotten-nations

Jun 1, 2018 ... Gianni Chrichlow, of Barawa, during the CONIFA World Football Cup ... “As long as FIFA has existed, there has always been a non-FIFA world ...

www.planetfootball.com/nostalgia/defying-fifa-five-outcast-nations-competed-2006-wild-cup

Feb 14, 2018 ... Sport and politics have always been clumsily entwined. ... they cobbled together an invitational tournament for non-FIFA nations to be played in ...