The World Cup - the greatest competition on earth and the perfect opportunity for the hottest wags to steal the limelight.

So, with the World Cup qualification round almost complete (just the matter of a few play-offs to go) WAGs all round the world would have been desperate to hear the words: 'Book your ticket love, we are going to Brazil'!

However, unfortunately for a number of different reasons, the following WAGs will not be heading to south America next summer.

Let's take a look at five of them that may well be staying at home: 

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