Germany, Portugal, Ghana and USA will comprise an immensely tough Group G. FIFA.com looks closer into the intriguing section.
Reigning CAF African Footballer of the Year Yaya Toure has once again been nominated for the award, with four Nigerians also among the shortlist.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Radamel Falcao and the thrilling CONCACAF finale all feature as FIFA.com takes a look back at some of the more remarkable matches from Brazil 2014 qualifying.
The Black Stars overcame a rugged preliminary path to reach the FIFA World Cup™ for the third successive time despite the distraction of a disappointing CAF Africa Cup of Nations campaign.
Asamoah Gyan is on the verge of guiding Ghana to a third-straight World Cup finals, and FIFA.com chatted to the striker about the 90 minutes in Cairo that stand between the Black Stars and Brazil 2014.
FIFA.com caught up with a VIP guest at the U-17 World Cup in UAE, none other than Ghana's all-time top scorer, 2010 African player of the year and Golden Eaglets super-fan Asamoah Gyan.