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FIFA World Cup 2010 finalist Netherlands, Copa America reigning champions Chile and U.S. topped the list of nations who've failed to qualify for the Russia World Cup.

Saudi Arabia and South Korea took the final two automatic Asian places on 5th September.

Given that only 23 countries have qualified for next year's finals so far, the figure would appear to show many fans have lost interest in the team following their underwhelming recent displays.

Belgium qualified as Group H winners, England as Group F winners, Germany as Group C, Iceland secured their berth as Group I leaders, Poland topped Group E, Russian Federation received automatic qualification as hosts, Serbia were Group D winners, 2010 FIFA World Cup winners Spain topped Group G, 2016 Euro Finalist and hosts France were winners of Group A and Portugal spearheaded by Cristiano Ronaldo were Group B winners.

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In Africa, Nigeria and Egypt secured top spot of their qualifying groups with a game to spare. Northern Ireland haven't been in the World Cup since 1986. The highest-ranked teams will be placed in Pot 1, the next-highest in Pot 2...

The U.S. men's soccer team was eliminated from World Cup qualification Tuesday, a shocking result that could leave sponsors and media partners in the lurch for millions of dollars.

A similarly close race concluded in Central/North America. In the current and final stage of the qualifiers, there are 5 groups, with the group victor advancing to the World Cup.

There are still final games to play in African qualifying, with three of the five groups still yet to produce a guaranteed victor.

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The winners of the CONCACAF/AFC playoff between Australia and Honduras are guaranteed to be in pot 4, as would Ivory Coast if they edge out Morocco to qualify.

Ratings on ESPN soared three years ago when the US team advanced out of the group stage, before falling to Belgium in extra time in the Round of 16. Slovakia got the short end of the stick by ranking last among the second-place teams in the qualifying groups.

The draw will take place next week.

The two remaining spots will be determined in cross continent playoff.

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South America qualifier: Brazil led by PSG star Neymar emerged as the CONMEBOL winners, Uruguay starring captain Diego Godin and strikers Cavani and Suarez were runners-up.

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