Qatar is going to host its first World Cup. The draw was held in Qatar to set the groups of the team. The schedule of the world cup is from November 21 to December 18.
This time 32 teams are participating in the World Cup. So far 29 countries have confirmed their place. The International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) has released the draw for the World Cup.
World Cup Draw: Highlights
Spain and Germany are in the same group
The 2010 World Cup winners Spain and 2014 champions Germany are in the same group. Both teams are in Group E. Japan is also one of the top teams in Asia in this group.
The hosts are in Group A along with Qatar, Ecuador, Senegal, and the Netherlands. Qatar is participating in the World Cup for the first time. It is because of being the host team that he got this opportunity.
England and America are in the same group
America and Iran are in Group B along with England. The fourth team in the group will join for the Euro play-offs. Any team from Wales, Scotland, or Ukraine can join this group.
Defending champions France and Denmark are in the same group
Defending champions France is in Group D. Denmark and third-team Tunisia is in this group, while the fourth team is yet to be decided. Anyone team from Australia, UAE, and Peru will get entry into the group.
Messi and Lavandosco’s team will clash in the group match
Lionel Messi and Robert Lewandowski will also clash in the group match of this World Cup. Messi’s Argentina and Lewandowski’s Poland are in Group C. Messi defeated Lewandowski to win the Ballon d’Or.
Ronaldo’s Team Group H
Cristiano Ronaldo’s team Portugal is in Group H. Ghana, Uruguay, and South Korea are in this group.
Italy and Russia will not be part of the World Cup
Russia due to attacking Ukraine, will not be able to participate this time. At the same time, Italy, the winning team of four, has also been out of the World Cup.