Led by Lionel Messi and John Obi Mikel, Argentina and Nigeria meet on the big stage yet again, while underdogs Iran and Bosnia-Herzegovina will hope to upset the odds.
Roma remain perfect in Serie A this season after Miralem Pjanic's brace boosted the capital club to a 2-0 win over Napoli, who now sit five points back from the Italian leaders.
Speaking exclusively to FIFA.com just hours after Bosnia-Herzegovina qualified for their first-ever FIFA World Cup™, Sergej Barbarez discussed his nation's pride and what he thinks they can achieve next year.
Roma battled through snowy conditions and earned a hard-fought 3-2 win over a spirited Atalanta side, Juventus put three goals past Siena, and Cagliari took Torino 4-3 in Sunday's Serie A action.
Italy striker Pablo Osvaldo and Miralem Pjanic scored a goal apiece late in the second half to hand Roma a welcome 2-0 win at home to Torino.
Bosnia-Herzegovina kept up their 100 per cent record as a Zvejzdan Misimovic brace saw them towards a 4-1 win over Latvia in FIFA World Cup™ qualifying.