2014 World Cup Qualifying Glance

Updated: August 19, 2013, 11:34 PM ET
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NORTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN

FINAL ROUND

Top three qualify

Fourth-place team advances to playoff vs. Oceania winner

GP W D L GF GA Pts

United States 6 4 1 1 7 3 13

Costa Rica 6 3 2 1 7 3 11

Mexico 6 1 5 0 3 2 8

Honduras 6 2 1 3 6 7 7

Panama 6 1 3 1 5 7 6

Jamaica 6 0 2 4 2 8 2

Friday, Sept. 6

At San Jose, Costa Rica

Costa Rica vs. United States, 8:06 p.m.

At Mexico City

Mexico vs. Honduras, 9:30 p.m.

At Panama City

Panama vs. Jamaica, 10 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At Kingston, Jamaica

Jamaica vs. Costa Rica, 8 p.m.

At Columbus, Ohio

United States vs. Mexico, 8:11 p.m.

At Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Honduras vs. Panama, 9 p.m.

EUROPE

Winners qualify

Top eight second-place teams advance to European playoffs

GROUP A

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Belgium 7 6 1 0 13 2 19

Croatia 7 5 1 1 10 4 16

Serbia 7 2 1 4 9 9 7

Wales 6 2 0 4 6 14 6

Scotland 7 1 2 4 4 9 5

Macedonia 6 1 1 4 3 7 4

Friday, Sept. 6

At Skopje, Macedonia

Macedonia vs. Wales, 2 p.m.

At Belgrade, Serbia

Serbia vs. Croatia, 2:45 p.m.

At Glasgow, Scotland

Scotland vs. Belgium, 3 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

Macedonia vs. Scotland, 2:30 p.m.

At Cardiff, Wales

Wales vs. Serbia, 2:45 p.m.

GROUP B

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Italy 6 4 2 0 12 4 14

Bulgaria 6 2 4 0 11 4 10

Czech Republic 6 2 3 1 6 4 9

Armenia 6 2 0 4 6 8 6

Denmark 6 1 3 2 6 9 6

Malta 6 1 0 5 2 14 3

Friday, Sept. 6

At Prague

Czech Republic vs. Armenia, Noon

At Ta'Qali, Malta

Malta vs. Denmark, 2 p.m.

At Palermo, Sicily

Italy vs. Bulgaria, 2:45 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At Yerevan, Armenia

Armenia vs. Denmark, Noon

At Ta'Qali, Malta

Malta vs. Bulgaria, 2 p.m.

At Turin, Italy

Italy vs. Czech Republic, 2:45 p.m.

GROUP C

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Germany 6 5 1 0 22 7 16

Austria 6 3 2 1 15 5 11

Sweden 6 3 2 1 11 7 11

Ireland 6 3 2 1 12 10 11

Kazakhstan 6 0 1 5 2 15 1

Faeroe Islands 6 0 0 6 2 20 0

Friday, Sept. 6

At Astana, Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan vs. Faeroe Islands, 11 a.m.

At Munich

Germany vs. Austria, 2:45 p.m.

At Dublin

Ireland vs. Sweden, 2:45 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At Astana, Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan vs. Sweden, Noon

At Vienna

Austria vs. Ireland, 2:45 p.m.

At Torshavn, Faeroe Islands

Faeroe Islands vs. Germany, 2:45 p.m.

GROUP D

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Netherlands 6 6 0 0 20 2 18

Hungary 6 3 2 1 13 8 11

Romania 6 3 1 2 10 10 10

Turkey 6 2 1 3 7 7 7

Estonia 6 2 0 4 3 9 6

Andorra 6 0 0 6 0 17 0

Friday, Sept. 6

At Bucharest, Romania

Romania vs. Hungary, 2 p.m.

At Kayseri, Turkey

Turkey vs. Andorra, 2 p.m.

At Tallin, Estonia

Estonia vs. Netherlands, 2:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At Bucharest, Romania

Romania vs. Turkey, 2 p.m.

At Budapest, Hungary

Hungary vs. Estonia, 2:30 p.m.

At Andorra La Vella, Andorra

Andorra vs. Netherlands, 2:30 p.m.

GROUP E

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Switzerland 6 4 2 0 8 1 14

Albania 6 3 1 2 7 6 10

Iceland 6 3 0 3 8 9 9

Norway 6 2 2 2 7 7 8

Slovenia 6 2 0 4 8 10 6

Cyprus 6 1 1 4 4 9 4

Friday, Sept. 6

At Oslo

Norway vs. Cyprus, 1 p.m.

At Ljubliana, Slovenia

Slovenia vs. Albania, 2:30 p.m.

At Bern, Switzerland

Switzerland vs. Iceland, 2:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At Oslo

Norway vs. Switzerland, 1 p.m.

At Nicosia, Cyprus

Cyprus vs. Slovenia, 3:30 p.m.

At Reykjavik, Iceland

Iceland vs. Albania, 3:30 p.m.

GROUP F

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Portugal 7 4 2 1 12 6 14

Russia 6 4 0 2 8 2 12

Israel 6 3 2 1 15 8 11

Northern Ireland 6 1 3 2 4 7 6

Azerbaijan 7 0 4 3 3 9 4

Luxembourg 6 0 3 3 3 12 3

Wednesday, Aug. 14

At Belfast, Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland 1, Russia 0

Friday, Sept. 6

At Kazan, Russia

Russia vs. Luxembourg, 11 a.m.

At Belfast, Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland vs. Portugal, 2:45 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 7

At Ramat Gan, Israel

Israel vs. Azerbaijan, 2 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At St. Petersburg, Russia

Russia vs. Israel, 11 a.m.

At Luxembourg

Luxembourg vs. Northern Ireland, 2:15 p.m.

GROUP G

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Bosnia-Herz. 6 5 1 0 23 3 16

Greece 6 4 1 1 7 4 13

Slovakia 6 2 3 1 7 5 9

Lithuania 6 1 2 3 5 10 5

Latvia 6 1 1 4 6 14 4

Liechtenstein 6 0 2 4 5 17 2

Friday, Sept. 6

At Riga, Latvia

Latvia vs. Lithuania, 2:10 p.m.

At Zenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Bosnia-Herzegovina vs. Slovakia, 2:15 p.m.

At Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Liechtenstein vs. Greece, 2:45 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At Marijampole, Lithuania

Lithuania vs. Liechtenstein, 11:30 a.m.

At Zilina, Slovakia

Slovakia vs. Bosnia-Herzegovina, 2:15 p.m.

At Piraeus, Greece

Greece vs. Latvia, 2:45 p.m.

GROUP H

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Montenegro 7 4 2 1 14 7 14

England 6 3 3 0 21 3 12

Ukraine 6 3 2 1 10 4 11

Poland 6 2 3 1 12 7 9

Moldova 7 1 2 4 4 11 5

San Marino 6 0 0 6 0 29 0

Friday, Sept. 6

At Lviv, Ukraine

Ukraine vs. San Marino, 2 p.m.

At Warsaw, Poland

Poland vs. Montenegro, 2:45 p.m.

At London

England vs. Moldova, 3 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At Serravalle, San Marino

San Marino vs. Poland, 2:45 p.m.

At Kiev, Ukraine

Ukraine vs. England, 2:45 p.m.

GROUP I

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Spain 5 3 2 0 8 2 11

France 5 3 1 1 8 4 10

Finland 5 1 3 1 4 4 6

Georgia 5 1 1 3 3 7 4

Belarus 6 1 1 4 4 10 4

Friday, Sept. 6

At Tblisi, Georgia

Georgia vs. France, 2:15 p.m.

At Helsinki

Finland vs. Spain, 2:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At Tblisi, Georgia

Georgia vs. Finland, 1 p.m.

At Gomel, Belarus

Belarus vs. France, 3 p.m.

SOUTH AMERICA

Top four teams qualify

Fifth place advances to playoff

vs. Asia fifth place

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Argentina 13 7 5 1 25 9 26

Colombia 12 7 2 3 21 7 23

Ecuador 12 6 3 3 17 12 21

Chile 13 7 0 6 21 22 21

Uruguay 12 4 4 4 18 21 16

Venezuela 13 4 4 5 10 14 16

Peru 12 4 2 6 12 17 14

Bolivia 13 2 4 7 15 24 10

Paraguay 12 2 2 8 9 23 8

Friday, Sept. 6

At Barranquila, Colombia

Colombia vs. Ecuador, 4:30 p.m.

At Asuncion, Paraguay

Paraguay vs. Bolivia, 6:30 p.m.

At Santiago, Chile

Chile vs. Venezuela, 8:30 p.m.

At Lima, Peru

Peru vs. Uruguay, 10:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At La Paz, Bolivia

Bolivia vs. Ecuador, 4 p.m.

At Montevideo, Uruguay

Uruguay vs. Colombia, 5 p.m.

At Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela

Venezuela vs. Peru, 8 p.m.

At Asuncion, Paraguay

Paraguay vs. Argentina, 9:40 p.m.

ASIA

FINAL ROUND

Top two teams in each group qualify

Third-place teams in each group advance to playoff

GROUP A

GP W D L GF GA Pts

q-Iran 8 5 1 2 8 2 16

q-South Korea 8 4 2 2 13 7 14

p-Uzbekistan 8 4 2 2 11 6 14

Qatar 8 2 1 5 5 13 7

Lebanon 8 1 2 5 3 12 5

q-qualified; p-advanced to playoff

GROUP B

GP W D L GF GA Pts

q-Japan 8 5 2 1 16 5 17

q-Australia 8 3 4 1 12 7 13

p-Jordan 8 3 1 4 7 16 10

Oman 8 2 3 3 7 10 9

Iraq 8 1 2 5 4 8 5

q-qualified; p-advanced to playoff

PLAYOFF

Winner advances to playoff vs. South America fifth place

Jordan vs. Uzbekistan

Friday, Sept. 6

At Amman, Jordan

Jordan vs. Uzbekistan, Noon

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan vs. Jordan, 10 a.m.

AFRICA

SECOND ROUND

Winners advance

GROUP A

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Ethiopia 5 3 1 1 6 5 10

South Africa 5 2 3 0 8 4 8

Botswana 5 2 1 2 7 6 7

Central Afr. Rep. 5 1 0 4 4 10 3

Saturday, Sept. 7

At Brazzaville, Central African Republic

Central African Republic vs. Ethiopia, 9:30 a.m.

At Durban, South Africa

South Africa vs. Botswana, 9:30 a.m.

GROUP B

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Tunisia 5 3 2 0 10 6 11

Cape Verde Islands 5 3 0 2 9 4 9

Sierra Leone 5 1 2 2 7 8 5

Equatorial Guinea 5 0 2 3 4 12 2

Saturday, Sept. 7

At Freetown, Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone vs. Equatorial Guinea, 12:30 p.m.

At Rades, Tunisia

Tunisia vs. Cape Verde Islands, 2:45 p.m.

GROUP C

GP W D L GF GA Pts

x-Ivory Coast 5 4 1 0 14 4 13

Morocco 5 2 2 1 8 7 8

Tanzania 5 2 0 3 8 10 6

Gambia 5 0 1 4 2 11 1

x-advanced to final round

Saturday, Sept. 7

At Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast vs. Morocco, 1 p.m.

At Bakau, Gambia

Gambia vs. Tanzania, 1:30 p.m.

GROUP D

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Ghana 5 4 0 1 16 2 12

Zambia 5 3 2 0 10 2 11

Sudan 5 0 2 3 2 11 2

Lesotho 5 0 2 3 1 14 2

Friday, Sept. 6

At Kumasi, Ghana

Ghana vs. Zambia, Noon

Sunday, Sept. 8

At Omdurman, Sudan

Sudan vs. Lesotho, 1 p.m.

GROUP E

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Rep. of Congo 5 3 1 1 5 1 10

Burkina Faso 5 3 0 2 6 4 9

Gabon 5 2 1 2 5 5 7

Niger 5 1 0 4 4 10 3

Saturday, Sept. 7

At Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso vs. Gabon, 11:30 a.m.

At Niamey, Niger

Niger vs. Republic of Congo, 11:30 a.m.

GROUP F

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Nigeria 5 2 3 0 5 3 9

Malawi 5 1 4 0 4 3 7

Namibia 5 1 2 2 2 3 5

Kenya 5 0 3 2 3 5 3

Saturday, Sept. 7

At Nairobi, Kenya

Kenya vs. Namibia, 9 a.m.

At Calabar, Nigeria

Nigeria vs. Malawi, 2 p.m.

GROUP G

GP W D L GF GA Pts

x-Egypt 5 5 0 0 12 5 15

Guinea 5 3 1 1 11 4 10

Mozambique 5 0 2 3 1 9 2

Zimbabwe 5 0 1 4 3 9 1

x-advanced to final round

Saturday, Sept. 7

At Harare, Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe vs. Mozambique, 9 a.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At Alexandria, Egypt

Egypt vs. Guinea, 1 p.m.

GROUP H

GP W D L GF GA Pts

x-Algeria 5 4 0 1 12 4 12

Mali 5 2 2 1 7 6 8

Benin 5 1 2 2 6 9 5

Rwanda 5 0 2 3 3 9 2

x-advanced to final round

Sunday, Sept. 8

At Porto Novo, Benin

Benin vs. Rwanda, 11 a.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

At Blida, Algeria

Algeria vs. Mali, 3:30 p.m.

GROUP I

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Cameroon 5 3 1 1 7 3 10

Libya 5 2 3 0 5 2 9

Congo 5 1 3 1 2 1 6

Togo 5 0 1 4 2 10 1

Sunday, Sept. 8

At Yaounde, Cameroon

Cameroon vs. Libya, 10:30 a.m.

At Lome, Togo

Togo vs. Congo, 11:30 a.m.

GROUP J

GP W D L GF GA Pts

Senegal 5 2 3 0 8 4 9

Uganda 5 2 2 1 5 5 8

Angola 5 0 4 1 4 5 4

Liberia 5 1 1 3 3 6 4

Saturday, Sept. 7

At Lubango, Angola

Angola vs. Liberia, 11 a.m.

At Marrakech, Morocco

Senegal vs. Uganda, 4 p.m.

OCEANIA

FINAL ROUND

GP W D L GF GA Pts

x-New Zealand 6 6 0 0 17 2 18

New Caledonia 6 4 0 2 17 6 12

Tahiti 6 1 0 5 2 12 3

Solomon Islands 6 1 0 5 5 21 3

x-advanced to playoff


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