Top eight World Cup seeds announced

Lee Wellings reports on the impact that FIFA's new ranking system could have on Brazil 2014 World Cup matches.

    The top eight seeds for next year's World Cup draw are out and there are a few surprises in the list.

    FIFA have used this month's world rankings to determine who will go into the seeded pot for the group draw in December.

    Al Jazeera's Lee Wellings reports from London.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We will cut your throats': The anatomy of Greece's lynch mobs

    The brutality of Greece's racist lynch mobs

    With anti-migrant violence hitting a fever pitch, victims ask why Greek authorities have carried out so few arrests.

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    How a homegrown burger joint pioneered a food revolution and decades later gave a young, politicised class its identity.

    From Cameroon to US-Mexico border: 'We saw corpses along the way'

    'We saw corpses along the way'

    Kombo Yannick is one of the many African asylum seekers braving the longer Latin America route to the US.