The road to the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals was laid out for 166 hopefuls at Saturday's Preliminary Draw in Rio de Janeiro and holders Spain face a sizeable obstacle in the shape of former winners France.
Stars of Brazilian football past and present were on stage at the Preliminary Draw for Brazil 2014 on Saturday. FIFA.com caught up with some of them at the event.
FIFA.com has been gathering reaction from players, coaches and officials to today's Preliminary Draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil in Rio de Janeiro.
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