Every time the tournament is played there is always at least one ‘Group of Death.’
The draw from the 2014 World Cup in Brazil is ready to take place and for 32 nations it will determine how they start the biggest international tournament in football.
Other than the Olympics there is no bigger sporting event on the planet in terms of popularity and the majority of the top countries in the world learning their fate.
Something that has become a cliche of the competition draw is the phenomenon known as the ‘Group of Death’ – when strong competitors are drawn against each other.
Here are some possibilities from that outcome: