The 33 players in the Panini World Cup sticker book who have already missed the cut

Brooks Peck
A young collector mouths a World Cup sticker while he contemplates a trade at a trading place outside the Pacaembu stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday, May 10, 2014. Brazil led all countries in sticker sales during the 2010 World Cup and this time numbers are already better than they were four years ago, according to the FIFA-picked company in charge of the album, Italy-based Panini. The stickers are sold in more than 100 nations, with South America being the top market
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A young collector mouths a World Cup sticker while he contemplates a trade at a trading place outside the Pacaembu stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday, May 10, 2014. Brazil led all countries in sticker sales during the 2010 World Cup and this time numbers are already better than they were four years ago, according to the FIFA-picked company in charge of the album, Italy-based Panini. The stickers are sold in more than 100 nations, with South America being the top market. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

With the provisional 30-man World Cup squads (and several final 23-man squads) named earlier this week, we can now assess the damage to the poor Panini World Cup sticker book. The makers of this beloved collectable are tasked with trying to determine 17 members of each team months in advance of the tournament. Obviously, this is next to impossible to get 100 percent correct given injuries and the changing whims of national team managers.

After the initial release of names, 33 players in the sticker book have already missed the chance to fulfill their Panini destiny, according to Colombia's Antena 2. Some players missed out due to injury (like Belgium's Christian Benteke and the Netherlands' Kevin Strootman) and others missed because they annoy the coach (France's Samir Nasri). Here's their list...

AUSTRALIA
Lucas Neill 
Rhys Williams 
Brett Holman


BELGIUM
Christian Benteke

BOSNIA
Adnan Zahirovic

BRAZIL
Robinho

CHILE
David Pizarro

SOUTH KOREA
Shin Kwang-Hoon 
Park Joo-Ho

IVORY COAST 
Jean-Jacques Gosso 
Romaric

ECUADOR
Edison Mendez

SPAIN
Álvaro Arbeloa

U.S.
Eddie Johnson

FRANCE
Eric Abidal 
Samir Nasri

HOLLAND
Kevin Strootman

England
Ashley Cole 
Kyle Walker 
Michael Carrick 
Andros Townsend



Iran
Mojtaba Jabbari 
Gholamreza Rezaei

Italy
Emanuele Giaccherini 
Alberto Gilardino

MEXICO
Aldo de Nigris 
Moisés Muñoz

NIGERIA
John Ogu 
Ideye Brown

PORTUGAL
Joshua

RUSSIA
Fedor Smolov

SWITZERLAND
Eren Derdiyok

URUGUAY
Diego Pérez

This list is sure to grow come the final roster deadline on June 2. But so far it looks like England manager Roy Hodgson has given the Panini people the most headaches. Perhaps for the 2018 World Cup they should put a section in the back of the album that can serve as an island of misfit stickers.

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Brooks Peck is the editor of Dirty Tackle on Yahoo Sports. Have a tip? Email him or follow on Twitter!