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Breaking: Draw takes place for World Cup 2014 in Brazil

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By Euronews
Breaking: Draw takes place for World Cup 2014 in Brazil

<p>World champions Spain have been drawn in a World Cup 2014 group with Chile, Australia and Netherlands.</p> <p>Meanwhile hosts Brazil will play Cameroon, Mexico and Croatia in the opening stages.</p> <p>Spain and the Netherlands are both in the same group, as are England and Italy, as well as Germany and Portugal.</p> <h3><span class="caps">FULL</span> <span class="caps">DRAW</span></h3> <p>Group A: Brazil, Cameroon, Mexico, Croatia<br /> Group B: Spain, Chile, Australia, Netherlands<br /> Group C: Colombia, Ivory Coast, Japan, Greece<br /> Group D: Uruguay, Italy, Costa Rica, England<br /> Group E: Switzerland, Ecuador, Honduras, France<br /> Group F: Argentina, Nigeria, Iran, Bosnia-Herzegovina<br /> Group G: Germany, Ghana, <span class="caps">USA</span>, Portugal<br /> Group H: Belgium, Algeria, Korea, Russia</p> <p>The draw took place in Costa do Sauipe in the Brazilian state of Bahia.</p> <p>The tournament runs from Thursday, June 12 to Sunday, July 13, 2014.</p>