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Factbox: List of countries qualified for the 2018 World Cup

By-Ahram

Sports

00:10

Thursday ,12 October 2017

Factbox: List of countries qualified for the 2018 World Cup

List of countries assured of places in the 32-team field for next year s World Cup finals in Russia after Tuesday s qualifiers:

EUROPE
 
Russia (Qualified as hosts)
 
France
 
Portugal
 
Germany
 
Serbia
 
Poland
 
England
 
Spain
 
Belgium
 
Iceland
 
SOUTH AMERICA
 
Brazil
 
Uruguay
 
Argentina
 
Colombia
 
AFRICA
 
Nigeria
 
Egypt
 
CENTRAL, NORTH AMERICA AND CARIBBEAN
 
Mexico
 
Costa Rica
 
Panama
 
ASIA
 
Iran
 
Japan
 
South Korea
 
Saudi Arabia
 
PLAYOFFS
 
EUROPE
 
Switzerland
 
Italy
 
Denmark
 
Croatia
 
Sweden
 
Northern Ireland
 
Greece
 
Ireland
 
Draw is on Oct. 17 with the four best-ranked teams
 
seeded. The first legs will be played from Nov. 9-11 and the
 
second legs from Nov. 12-14.
 
The winner of each tie qualifies for the tournament
 
INTERCONTINENTAL
 
New Zealand v Peru
 
Australia v Honduras
 
The ties will be played over two legs from Nov. 6 to 14 with the aggregate winners qualifying for the tournament.