Author`s name Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey

World Cup: Russia among the top flight

One hundred per cent records for a few teams from UEFA for the FIFA 2014 Championship in Brazil, among these being Russia, together with Germany, Sweden, Netherlands, Romania, Spain and France. Russia has nine points from three games.

 Group A

Serbia 0 Belgium 3

FYROM 1 Croatia 2

Wales 2 Scotland 1

  Previous games

Serbia 6 Wales 1

Belgium 1 Croatia 1

Scotland 1 FYROM 1

Croatia 1 FYROM 0

Wales 0 Belgium 2

Scotland 0 Serbia 0

 

Group A                      P            W            D            L            F            A            +/-            Pts

 

Belgium                        3            2            1            0            6            1            5            7         

Croatia                        3            2            1            0            4            2            2            7

Serbia                          3            1            1            1            6            4            2            4

Wales                          3            1            0            2            3            9            -6            3

Scotland                      3            0            2            1            2            3            -1            2

FYROM                      3            0            1            2            2            4            -2             1

 

  

 

 

Group B

Bulgaria 1 Denmark 1

Armenia 1 Italy 3

Czech Republic 3 Malta 1

 

 

Previous games

Bulgaria 1 Armenia 0

Italy 2 Malta 0

Malta 0 Armenia 1

Bulgaria 2 Italy 2

Denmark 0 Czech Republic 0

 

Group B                      P            W            D            L            F            A            +/-            Pts

Italy                             3            2            1            0            7            3            4            7

Bulgaria                       3            1            2            0            4            3            1            5

Czech Republic                   2            0            1            0            3            1            2            4

Armenia                       3            1            0            2            2            4            -2            3

Denmark                      2            0            2            0            1            1            0            2

Malta                           3            0            0            3            1            6            -5            0

 

  

 

 

 

Group C

Kazakhstan 0 Austria 0

Rep. Ireland 1 Germany 6

Faroe Islands 1 Sweden 2

 

 

  

Previous games

Sweden 2 Kazakhstan 0

Austria 1 Germany 2

Kazakhstan 1 Republic of Ireland 2

Germany 3 Faroe Islands 0

 

Group C                      P            W            D            L            F            A            +/-            Pts

Germany                      3            3            0            0            11             1            10            9

Sweden                       2            2            0            0            4            1            3            6

Rep. Ireland                 2            1            0            1            3            7            -4             3

Austria                         2            0            1            1            0            1            -1            1

Kazakhstan                  3            0            1            2            1            4            -3            1         

Faroe Islands               2             0            0            2            1            5            -4            0

 

 

 

Group D

Netherlands 3 Andorra 0

Estonia 0 Hungary 1

Turkey 0 Romania 1

 

Previous games

Romania 4 Andorra 0

Turkey 3 Estonia 0

Hungary 1 Netherlands 4

  

Estonia 0 Romania 2

Andorra 0 Hungary 5

Netherlands 2 Turkey 0

 

Group D                      P            W            D            L            F            A            +/-            Pts

Netherlands                 3            3            0            0            9            1            8            9

Romania                      3            3            0            0            7            0            7            9

Hungary                       3            2            0            1            7            4            3            6

Turkey                         3            1            0            2            3            3            0            3

Estonia             3          0          0            3            0            6            -6            0

Andorra                       3            0            0            3            0            14      -14        0

 

  

 

  

Group E

Albania 1 Iceland 2

Switzerland 1 Norway 1

Slovenia 2 Cyprus 1

  

  

  

Previous games

Cyprus 1 Iceland 0

Norway 2 Slovenia 1

Switzerland 2 Albania 0

Slovenia 0 Switzerland 2

Iceland 2 Norway 0

Albania 3 Cyprus 1

 

Group E                       P            W            D            L            F            A            +/-            Pts

Switzerland                  3            2            1            0            5            1            4            7

Iceland                         3            2            0            1            4            3            1            6

Norway                       3            1            1            1            3            3            0            4

Albania                        3            1            0            2            4            5            -1            3

Cyprus                         3            1            0            2            3            5            -2            3

Slovenia                       3            1            0            2            3            5            -2            3

 

Group F

 

Russia 1 Portugal 0

Luxembourg 0 Israel 6

 

 

Previous games

Israel 0 Russia 4

Northern Ireland 1 Luxemburg 1

Portugal 3 Azerbaijan 0

Luxemburg 1 Portugal 2

Azerbaijan 1 Israel 1

Russia 2 Northern Ireland 0

 

Group F                       P            W            D            L            F            A            +/-            Pts

Russia                          3            3            0            0            7            0             7            9

Portugal                       3            2            0            1            5            2            3            6

Israel                           3            1            1            1            7            5            2            4

Azerbaijan                   2            0            1            1            1            4            -3              1

N. Ireland                    2            0            1            1            1            3            -2            1

Luxemburg                   3            0            1            2            2            9            -7            1

 

 

Group G

  

Greece 0 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0

Slovakia 2 Latvia 1

Liechtenstein 0 Lithuania 2

  

Previous games

  

Bosnia & Herzegovina  4 Latvia 1

Slovakia 2 Liechtenstein 0

Greece 2 Lithuania 0

Liechtenstein 0 Bosnia & Herzegovina 8

Latvia 1 Greece 2

Lithuania 1 Slovakia 1

  

 

 

Group G                      P            W            D            L            F            A            +/-            Pts

Bosnia

 & Herzegovina            3            2            1            0            12        2         10         7

Greece                         3            2            1            0            4            1            3            7

Slovakia                       3            2            1            0            3            3            0            7

Lithuania                      3            1            1            1            3            3            0            4

Latvia                          3            0            0            3            3            7            -4            0

Liechtenstein                3            0            0            3            0            12        -12      0

 

 

 

 

 

Group H

England 5 San Marino 0

Moldova 0 Ukraine 0

 

 

Previous games

San Marino 0 Montenegro 6

Poland 2 Moldova 0

England 1 Ukraine 1

 

Montenegro 2 Poland 2

Moldova 0 England 5

 

Group H                      P            W            D            L            F            A            +/-            Pts

England                        3            2            1            0            11            1            10            7

Montenegro                 2            1            1            0            6            2            4            4

Poland                         2            0            1            0            4            2            2            4

Ukraine                        2            0            2            0            1            1            0            2

Moldova                      3            0            1            2            0            7            -7            1

San Marino                  2            0            0            2            0            11       -11       0

 

  

 

  

Group I

Finland 1 Georgia 1

Belarus 0 Spain 4

 

Previous games

Georgia 0 Spain 1

France 3 Belarus 1

 

Georgia 1 Belarus 0

Finland 0 France 1

 

 

 

Group I                        P            W            D            L            F            A            +/-            Pts

Spain                           2            2            0            0            5            0            5            6

France                         2            2            0            0            4            1            3            6

Georgia                        3            1            1            1            2            2            0            4

Finland             2            0            1            1            1            2             -1            1

Belarus             3            0            0            3            1            8            -7            0

 

 

Here are the nine UEFA groups and the FIFA World Ranking of each team:

 

Group A: Belgium (40), Croatia (9), FYROM (97), Scotland (47), Serbia (42), Wales (45)

Group B: Armenia (53), Bulgaria (89), Czech Republic (19), Denmark (10), Italy (6), Malta

                (139)

Group C: Austria (49), Faroe Islands (154), Germany (2), Kazakhstan (142), Rep. Ireland

               (26), Sweden (18)

Group D: Andorra (199), Estonia (55), Hungary (37), Netherlands (8), Romania (57), Turkey

               (35)

Group E: Albania (89), Cyprus (135), Iceland (118), Norway (34), Slovenia (24), Switzerland

               (20)

Group F: Azerbaijan (197), Israel (75), Luxemburg (106), N. Ireland (129), Portugal (4),

               Russia (13)

Group G: Bosnia & Herzegovina (30), Greece (11), Latvia (94), Liechtenstein (149),

                Lithuania (116), Slovakia (45)

 

Group H: England (3), Moldova (141), Montenegro (48), Poland (56), San Marino (206),

                Ukraine (39)

Group I: Belarus (76), Finland (96), France (15), Georgia (86), Spain (1)

 

Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey

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