Torments of the 2014 World Cup: Group H fixtures in Europe. The countries England, Moldova, Montenegro, Ukraine, Poland and San Marino in Group H will be vying for a place in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. In this article you will find information about the qualifications for those countries, the schedule and the end position in Group H in Europe.
Table of contents
- Countries in Group H
- The final standings
Countries in Group H
England are in Group H in this thesis the favorite to become group winners, although there is at every championship team has a few problems between players and/or staff. In the qualifiers for the 2010 World Cup, England were group winners, get 27 points from 10 matches. Even when it was in the Ukraine in the group. In the group stage of the 2010 World Cup was won it once and played two times the same, so it went to the eighth finals, where it is eliminated by Germany 4-1. In qualifying for Euro 2012 England finished in 1st place in the group. After the 1st place in the group stage was in the quarter-finals losing to Italy after taking penalties.
Chances are that Moldova will not qualify for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Namely Moldova ended in WORLD CUP qualifiers in last place in the group with three points and five points is achieved in the European Championship qualifying campaign ensured that Moldova finished in 5th place.
Montenegro does not qualify for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, as only nine points were taken from the 10 matches. EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP qualifiers on the other hand was much better: 12 points from eight games and with a 2nd place behind England. Unfortunately for Montenegro was the Czech Republic with a 2-0 win 1-0 and too strong for Montenegro and knew not to ask again for a final round.
In the qualifiers for the 2010 World Cup Ukraine reached 21 points in 10 games, making the finished in 2nd place in the Group and qualified for the playoffs. The first match ended in a draw, but the second was won by Greece, that Ukraine should not take part in the 2010 World Cup. Euro 2012 hosts Poland and Ukraine, and therefore did not participate in the qualifiers. At the last round was the three points earned too little to qualify for the quarter-finals and was the tournament, after the group stage.
Poland won 10 games and 11 points to finish in 5th place in the WORLD CUP qualifiers. Because Poland co-hosted 2012 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP were placed directly for the final. This OAK finished disappointingly for Poland, because it already was eliminated after the group stage with two draws from Poland.
San Marino is in last place in the world and thus is likely to last in this group. Lost in qualifiers for the 2010 World Cup and all the matches were also achieved in the European Championship qualifiers with San Marino it was useless.