Jose Mourinho feels England could win next year's World Cup

Socceroo fans can start dreaming of World Cup glory after a 3-1 win over Honduras Wednesday night

Now all 32 teams will be split into four pots based on their FIFA World Rankings.

Countries in the same pot or from the same confederation can not be drawn against each other.

Nations are divided into four pots based on their Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking, with Pot 1 containing hosts Russia and the seven highest ranked teams, and Pot 4 made up of the eight lowest ranked sides.

Mourinho, however, warned England, who next play friendlies against Netherlands and Italy in March, not to expect things to all go their own way and says there are a number of other sides who could become champions. Potential stakeholders haven't determined whether the games would be one-off or organized into a tournament but they hope to capitalize on heightened interest in the sport among USA -based sports fans that accompanies the World Cup.

When is the World Cup draw?

The draw will take place on Friday, Dec. 1 at 6 p.m. local time in Moscow (3 p.m. GMT / 10 a.m. ET).

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have been placed in Pot 4 ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup draw billed for Friday, December 1 in Russian Federation.

Tunisia would represent the greatest goal threat from pot three, having scored at just under two goals a game in their final group qualifying stage.

No team from the same pot may be drawn in the same group, which means there are seven teams England are certain not to face until the knockout rounds, should they make it that far.

Finally, a resurgent Serbia and Nigeria share Pot 4 with Australia, Japan, Morocco, Panama, South Korea and Saudi Arabia.

Meanwhile, the Three Lions will also avoid James Rodriguez's Colombia, Luis Suarez's Uruguay and Luka Modric's Croatia, who help make up a unsafe looking pot two.



Latest news

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc
Of course, these surface-level price movements don't tell us much about the direction that AMD may be headed in the future. The Magic Formula was introduced in a book written by Joel Greenblatt, entitled, "The Little Book that Beats the Market".

Leerink Swann Weighs in on Amgen Inc.'s FY2021 Earnings (AMGN)
Also, Director Carbonnel Francois De sold 4,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 8th. Orbimed Advisors Llc increased Illumina Inc (NASDAQ:ILMN) stake by 76,600 shares to 398,500 valued at $69.15M in 2017Q2.

Lil Peep Dies at 21
The rising 21-year-old singer and rapper died at the age of 21 , as reported by Billboard early on Thursday morning (November 16).

As Aaradhya turns 6, Amitabh Bachchan shares adorable picture of his grand-daughter
Amitabh, 75, also shared a photograph of Aaradhya on Twitter on Wednesday night. "When she shall tell us how much she has grown". After being sheltered from the paparazzi initially, the Bachchans are now fine with Aaradhya being clicked during her outings.

Microsoft targets 75% cut in carbon emissions by 2030
CO2 emissions decreased in the presence of growing economic activity in 22 countries representing 20% of global emissions. Complete our 2017 CleanTechnica Reader Survey - have your opinions, preferences, and deepest wishes heard.

Other news