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2014 World Cup draw: England, United States get tough assignments

The 2014 FIFA World Cup draw has concluded, and there are tough draws for the United States and England. Group B looks nasty as well, with a rematch of the 2010 World Cup final set.

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Group H should be easy for Belgium and Russia

Group H should be fairly routine for Belgium and Russia, who've been drawn alongside South Korea and Algeria.

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Group G is impossible

Hey look, it's another Group of Death.

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Group F features Argentina, a battle for second

Argentina should go through to the knockout stage of the World Cup as Group F winners, but there will be a very tight battle for second place.

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Group E: The group of life?

With Switzerland as the seed, Ecuador and Honduras in the middle and France coming in from Pot 4, Group E is undoubtedly one of the weakest in the tournament.

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Group D features Uruguay, Italy and England

Uruguay and Italy are joined by England and Costa Rica in a group that looks pretty straightforward on paper, but certainly could provide some surprises.

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Colombia clear favorites in Group C

Colombia, the Ivory Coast, Japan and Greece are the four teams to comprise Group C at the World Cup, with the South Americans the clear favorites and an interesting competition for second place.

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Group B the group of death

Say hello to your group of death. Spain, the Netherlands, Chile and Australia. Poor Australia.

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Group A sees Brazil, Croatia and Mexico face off

Hosts Brazil have an unpredictable World Cup group to contend with, having been drawn alongside Croatia, Mexico and Cameroon.

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World Cup draw results

With the draw completed, the 2014 World Cup in Brazil will feature one of the most highly anticipated and competitive group stages in the tournament's history

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World Cup draw: Live

We'll update the results of the World Cup draw live, as it happens, right here.

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How to watch the World Cup draw online

If you won't be near a TV or don't have one, you can still watch the World Cup draw live by entirely legal means. Click here for full results.

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How to watch the World Cup draw

Do you want to watch ping pong balls get picked out of bowls? Of course you do. Click here for the full results of the draw.

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Primer for Friday's World Cup draw

What you need to know ahead of Friday's World Cup draw. Click here for the full results of the draw.

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World Cup draw live show and chat with KickTV

Join KICKTV and SB Nation during and after the World Cup draw to discuss the drawing of the ping pong balls and what the results mean for your favorite team. Click here for the full results of the draw.

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Switzerland's path to an unlikely seed

Switzerland is not one of the seven best teams in the world, nor do they have an exceptional record in recent major tournaments. Here's how they managed to get a seeded for the World Cup.

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Pots set for World Cup draw

A wildcard European team could throw a kicker into the World Cup draw. Click here for the full results.

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