• European qualifying fixtures announced

    European qualifying fixtures announced

    All but two of the Groups in European Zone qualifying for Brazil 2014 have had their fixtures finalised, with England, France, Italy and Spain starting out away to Moldova, Finland, Bulgaria and Georgia respectively.

  • Olsen: It could have been worse

    Olsen: It could have been worse

    "Things could have turned worse for us, even though getting Cyprus and Iceland out of pots five and six will make it a tricky group," Egil Olsen, Norway coach.

  • Medhi Lacen of Algeria
  • Rafik Halliche of Algeria runs with the ball
  • Zlatko Dedic of Slovenia and Rafik Halliche of Algeria battle for the ball
  • Steven Gerrard of England looks on
  • Steven Gerrard of England leads David James of England down the tunnel
  • David James of England gestures to his defence
  • Madjid Bougherra of Algeria runs with the ball
  • Joe Cole of England looks on
  • David James of England gestures

Ranking

RankingTeam+/- Pts Jul 2011
20Mexico Mexico-11Down
21Denmark Denmark-1Down
22Slovenia Slovenia-1Down
23Australia Australia-1Down
24Turkey Turkey-1Down
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