FIFA.com examines Group E, in which European duo Switzerland and France will hope to push past American contenders Honduras and Ecuador.
FIFA.com takes a closer look La Tricolor's route to Brazil 2014, which will be the country’s third participation at a FIFA World Cup.
Ecuador midfielder Walter Ayovi, fully focused on getting to Brazil next year, spoke with FIFA.com about his disappointment on missing the last two FIFA World Cups, the late Cristian Benitez, and more.
Colombia's 1-0 victory over visiting ten-man Ecuador has assured the hosts of at least a play-off spot to secure a place in Brazil next summer.
Monterrey enter the second leg of the CONCACAF Champions League final against Santos Laguna level at 0-0 and will look to draw inspiration from the previous two finals where Los Rayados emerged as continental champions.
Ten-man Monterrey managed to draw Santos Laguna 0-0 on the road in the first leg of the CONCACAF Champions League final, inching Los Rayados closer to a third straight trip to the FIFA Club World Cup.