How does it work? What are the FIFA 2018 group draw pots? What’s easiest and the most challenging group that is potential? Getting FIFA 2018 tickets. The solutions are here.
When is Group draw date for 2018 World Cup:
- The draw will take place on December 1, 2017, in Moscow
- 31 teams that will participate except Russia being the host
- The draw will determine 8 groups of 4 teams
How does FIFA 2018 Group Draw work?
The 32 qualifiers are broken up into four pots according to FIFA coefficients rankings that were national. Russia isn’t within the pots as they can be automatically assigned as team A1 due to the host of the tournament, so Pot 1 has 8 teams.
The teams will likely be drawn into 8 groups of four teams (Groups A to H). The draw begins with Pot 1. One ball is drawn as well as the team is assigned to Group B, location B1; a second ball is drawn as well as the team is assigned to Group C, place C1; and the like till Group H.
A ball is drawn as well as the team assigned to Group A. Draw additionally determines the location of the team within Group A. A second ball assigned to Group B and is drawn from Weed 4 the position within Group B is drawn. The process is repeated for the majority of teams in Pot 4.
The draw ends with Pot 2 and continues with Pot 3. Whenever a team is drawn at the standing inside the applicable group depends upon draw. The very best two in every section as well as the four best third-placed sides progress to the knockout stage.
How to Watch 2018 World Cup Draw?
FIFA.com will live telecast Group Draw on their websites and Youtube Channel live and exclusive.
- BBC and ITV in the UK
- Fox has the rights in English in the US
- Telemundo in Spanish
Who will represent the world cup draw?
Former England international Gary Lineker & Russian sports journalist Maria Komandnaya will present the draw.
|Pot 1||Pot 2||Pot 3||Pot 4|
|Russia (hosts) (65)||Spain (8)||Denmark (19)||Serbia (38)|
|Germany (1)||Peru (10)||Iceland (21)||Nigeria (41)|
|Brazil (2)||Switzerland (11)||Costa Rica (22)||Australia (43)|
|Portugal (3)||England (12)||Sweden (25)||Japan (44)|
|Argentina (4)||Colombia (13)||Tunisia (28)||Morocco (48)|
|Belgium (5)||Mexico (16)||Egypt (30)||Panama (49)|
|Poland (6)||Uruguay (17)||Senegal (32)||South Korea (62)|
|France (7)||Croatia (18)||Iran (34)||Saudi Arabia (63)|
How to get tickets to the finals?
Subsequently, in April and March, there is going to be a ticket resale portal site for fans that bought tickets in June/July 2018 who might like to offer their tickets.
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