Socceroos draw Spain, Greece in mock World Cup draw

Source: News.com.au

Ange Postecoglou with the Socceroos.

Ange Postecoglou with the Socceroos.

THE eyes of the world will be on Brazil for Saturday morning’s (EST) FIFA’s World Cup draw.

THE Socceroos will be hoping for a relatively smooth passage through the group stages, but as the lowest ranked team in the tournament, there is every likelihood we find ourselves in the Group of Death.

 

Ange Postecoglou on World Cup draw, base camp location 2:37

Socceroos coach Ange Postcoglou discusses the process he will undertake following tonight’s FIFA World Cup draw.

News Limited football writer David Davutovic and Fox Football presenter Tara Rushton are in Brazil ahead of the draw, and conducted a phantom, to see what kind of group we could end up with for June’s tournament.

The outcome pitted us against European powerhouses Spain as well as Ecuador and Greece.

Could be better, could be worse … check out Groups A and D.

Join our LIVE chat 12pm (EDT) right here with our man in Brazil, David Davutovic, to talk all things World Cup draw and how preparations are shaping up seven months out from the tournament.

PHANTOM DRAW

GROUP A

Brazil – England – South Korea – Portugal

 

GROUP B

Colombia – Cameroon – Japan – Bosnia-Herzegovina

 

GROUP C

Uruguay – Nigeria – USA – Russia

 

Dutch great Clarence Seedorf talks Brazil 2014 1:50

Former Netherlands international and Brazilian resident Clarence Seedorf discusses the importance of the World Cup to the host nation.

GROUP D

Germany – Chile – Iran – Italy

GROUP E

Switzerland – Algeria – Costa Rica – Netherlands

GROUP F

Belgium – Ghana – Mexico – France

 

Ante Covic hopes for challenging draw for Socceroos 0:58

Western Sydney goalkeeper Ante Covic says he’d love to see the Socceroos picked in a difficult group in Saturday morning’s World Cup draw.

GROUP G

Spain – Ecuador – Australia – Greece

 

GROUP H

Argentina – Ivory Coast – Honduras – Croatia

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