FIFA has released the seedings for the 2014 World Cup.
The Organising Committee for the FIFA World Cup™ approved the procedures for the Final Draw, which will be held in Costa do Sauipe, Bahia on 6 December 2013 (13.00 local Bahia time/17.00 CET) and will be broadcast live on free-to-air-channels in no fewer than 193 countries. As already announced, the seeded teams have been selected on the basis of the October 2013 edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking, namely hosts:
POT 1: Brazil (A1), Spain, Germany, Argentina, Colombia, Belgium, Switzerland, and Uruguay.
POT 2: Algeria, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Chile, and Ecuador.
POT 3: Australia, Iran, Japan, Korea Republic, Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico, and the USA
POT 4: Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, England, France, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, and Russia.
Our Super Eagles have been drawn in pot 2, meaning thy could be drawn alongside teams like Argentina, Brazil, Spain, England, Italy & The Netherlands who are not in their pot.