FIFA World Cup 2014 Brazil Preliminary Draw Held in Rio
The road to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil was determined as 166 countries around the globe learned who they would face after the recent Preliminary Qualifying Draw in Rio de Janeiro held on July 31st.
Teams worldwide are participating in World Cup qualification games in order to compete in the biggest football event in the world – FIFA World Cup 2014. Thirteen teams from Europe will qualify for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Fifty three countries are split into eight groups of six teams and one group of five. The nine group winners qualify automatically for Brazil while the 8 best runners up teams were drawn into two legged play-offs to determine the other 4 qualifiers.
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AFRICA - The continent’s 52 member associations will play for five available spots at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
ASIA - A total of 4.5 spots are available for the 43 Asian teams.
EUROPE - All 53 European member associations will participate in the Preliminary Campaign for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The qualifiers will consist of nine groups, beginning in September 2012 with 13 teams qualifying for the finals in Brazil.
NORTH CENTRAL AMERICA & CARIBBEAN - 3.5 spots will be available for the region’s 35 teams.
OCEANIA - Eleven teams will battle it out for the right to play-off for a place at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
SOUTH AMERICA - With Brazil automatically qualified as hosts, the remaining nine member associations will play each other on a home and away basis for 4.5 spots between October 2011 and September 2013.
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Demand for tickets for the 2014 finals is sure to be intense, as A Seleção qualify automatically as hosts. Check back regularly for up to date information on ticketing in the build-up to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.