World Cup Qualifying - Oct. 11-15

There are another round of World cup qualifying matches that start on October 11th and 10 teams have already qualified. Here is a look at the teams that have qualified by region and how many spots for the World Cup are available.

No teams have qualified from Africa and there are five spots still up from grabs.


In Asia there are 4.5 spots available and the two third-placed sides will face each other in a two-legged tie for the chance to play in an Intercontinental Play-Off for the last spot. Australia, Japan, Iran, and Korea Republic have already qualified.

In Europe there are 13 spots available and only two teams have qualified in Italy and the Netherlands. There are some big upcoming matches in the next round such as Croatia vs. Belgium, Portugal vs. Israel, and England and Montenegro. There are some futures odds for European Group winners, which are:

Group F

Russia -900

Portugal +450

Group G

Greece +140

Bosnia-Herzegovina 180

Group H

England -350

Ukraine +250

Montenegro +900

Poland +8000

Group I

Spain -2500

France +900


The United States and Costa Rica have qualified and there are 1.5 more spots available. One team will qualify and the fourth place team will have to play New Zealand for the right to play in the World Cup.