WORLD CUP 2018: group stage, draw and procedures for the Lions v/d Atlas
After last night, there are only 2 World Cup tickets to distribute, currently have 30 countries already posted for the global final tournament in Russia. It is now only between Australia and Honduras and finally New Zealand and Peru. These 4 countries are going to compete against each other tomorrow and the day after, then the full list of World Cup participants for hands.
On 1 december (15:00 Dutch time) takes place in Moscow the draw for the group stage of the World Cup. The 32 qualifiers are then divided into 4 pots (based on the FIFA Ranking of October), each country will then with a country from one of the other 3 pots be drawn. For now is potindeling below the most obvious:
Russia, Germany, Portugal, Argentina, Brazil, Belgium, Poland and France
Spain, Switzerland, England, New Zealand, Peru or Colombia, Mexico, Uruguay and Croatia.
Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, Costa Rica, Iran, Egypt, Senegal and Tunisia.
Honduras, Japan, Australia or Serbia, Nigeria, Morocco, Panama, South Korea and Saudi Arabia.
To clarify, the principle for the v Atlas Lions could this be a possible draw may include: Russia, Croatia, Morocco and Iran so. However, there is still one game rule associated with the draw. So there should be no countries from the same continent together, with the exception of countries that are members of UEFA. For each group, there is a maximum of 2 European countries in the group stage.