Switzerland hosted the draw for the play-offs of the world Cup 2018 to be held in Russia. Eight European teams were divided into four pairs, and after their confrontation, the winners will go to the world Cup. Fights according to the draw outlines very interesting.
The first pair on the draw ceremony was defined by the national teams of Switzerland and Northern Ireland. Then it turned out that Croatia will play with Greece, and Denmark to find out the relationship with Ireland. And finally, in the fourth for the right to go to the world Cup 2018 in Russia will meet the national teams of Sweden and Italy.
The first qualifying matches will be held on 9-11 November and the second legs will be held 12-14 number. The winners will get a direct ticket to the final stage of the 2018 world Cup.
Recall that apart from Russia, which as the hostess of the world Cup is automatically qualified for the tournament, participation in the world championship already guaranteed the following teams: Brazil, Germany, England, Spain, Argentina, France, Portugal, Uruguay, Mexico, Colombia, Japan, Iran, Belgium, South Korea, Nigeria, Costa Rica, Poland, Egypt, Iceland, Serbia, Saudi Arabia and Panama.