South America's pathway to Tahiti revealed
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Participating teams in the CONMEBOL qualifiers for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013 now know their pathway to Polynesia after the draw was held in Zurich on Tuesday.

Group A will see hosts Argentina face Colombia, Paraguay, Chile and Peru. In the other group defending champions Brazil will meet Venezuela Uruguay and Ecuador.

The winners of the semi-finals will qualify for the September tournament in Tahiti, as will the winner of the match for third place.

The qualifiers will take place in the Argentinian town of Merlo (San Luis) between 10 and 17 February.