World Cup 2014 – Play-Off Draw

In order to qualify and make their first FIFA World Cup, Iceland must get past Croatia, while in other play-off matches France face Ukraine, Portugal take on Sweden and Greece play Romania.


Former Switzerland striker Alexander Frei and FIFA head of Olympic and World Cup qualifiers Gordon Savic made draw today in Zurich.

The four winners of the two-legged matches will join the nine UEFA group winners – Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Switzerland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Russia, England and holders Spain.

European play-off draw (15 & 19 November)

Portugal v Sweden

Ukraine v France
Greece v Romania
Iceland v Croatia

Other World Cup play-offs

Intercontinental (13 & 20 November)

Jordan v Uruguay
Mexico v New Zealand

Africa (first-leg score)

Nigeria (2-1) Ethiopia – second leg 16 November
Senegal (1-3) Ivory Coast – 16 November
Cameroon (0-0) Tunisia – 17 November
Egypt (1-6) Ghana – 19 November
Algeria (2-3) Burkina Faso – 19 November

World Cup finals draw (17.00CET, 6 December, Bahia)

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