The 32-team field for next year’s World Cup finals in Russia
after the completion of the qualifiers:
1. Russia (Qualified as hosts)
CENTRAL, NORTH AMERICA AND CARIBBEAN
Draw will be made on Oct. 17 with the four best-ranked teams seeded. The first legs will be played from Nov. 9-11 and the
second legs from Nov. 12-14. Four teams progress to the WC finals.
New Zealand v Peru
Australia v Honduras
The ties will be played over two legs from Nov. 6 to 14 with
the aggregate winners qualifying for the tournament.