Ticket Requests Surpass 2M Mark for World Cup 2018

USA with Stoke¿s Geoff Cameron will qualify if they beat Trinidad and Tobago

For Egypt it will be a first World Cup appearance since 1990 and only a third overall.

It's the first time the United States of America have failed to qualify for the tournament since 1986. The highest-ranked teams will be placed in Pot 1, the next-highest in Pot 2... The top two teams from each group will advance in the tournament.

Iran, who qualified for the World Cup last month, are unbeaten in seven games.

South America: Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Colombia.

Tickets purchased during the current sales phase will be delivered free of charge to fans in the weeks leading up to the tournament, with deliveries planned to start in April/May 2018 (subject to change).

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Belgium qualified as Group H winners, England as Group F winners, Germany as Group C, Iceland secured their berth as Group I leaders, Poland topped Group E, Russian Federation received automatic qualification as hosts, Serbia were Group D winners, 2010 FIFA World Cup winners Spain topped Group G, 2016 Euro Finalist and hosts France were winners of Group A and Portugal spearheaded by Cristiano Ronaldo were Group B winners.

There are still final games to play in African qualifying, with three of the five groups still yet to produce a guaranteed victor. But such is the tight nature of the group, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde and South Africa all still have a chance.

In Europe, the eight best runners-up from the qualifying stages, including Ireland, will go into next Monday's play-off draw.

The finale of this round of qualification also saw the play-off places finalised, which will decide the remaining four spots from the continent, joining Russian Federation and the nine group winners in representing the region.

New Zealand face a play-off next month against the team finishing fifth in South American qualifying, with the victor of that two-legged tie qualifying for the finals.

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