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Australia who have the in-form Aaron Mooy have qualified for three World Cups in a row

Australia who have the in-form Aaron Mooy have qualified for three World Cups in a row

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Iran and Russia national soccer teams drew 1-1 in a friendly match in Kazan, Russia, on Tuesday.

France will book their ticket with three points against Belarus, while the Netherlands, finalists in 2010 and semi-finalists four years ago, see their hopes hanging by a thread as they bid to avoid failing to qualify for successive major tournaments for the first time since 1986, having also missed out on Euro 2016. The other teams for Pot 2 will be seeded following the November playoffs.

Senegal are two points clear at the top of the final undecided African group, D. They have a game in hand after an earlier defeat was annulled after the referee was later banned from football.

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The nine European group winners are now all confirmed, with France, Portugal, Germany, Serbia, Poland, England, Spain, Belgium and Iceland all heading to Russian Federation next summer.

Asia: Iran, Japan, Saudi Arabia, South Korea.

In Africa, there are still three places up for grabs as the third and final round of qualifying enters the last two group games.

The current standings and remaining fixtures are available here. La Albaciete need to beat Ecuador in their final qualification game to finish inside the Top 4 in their group and grab an automatic place at Russian Federation 2018.

Panama, beaten 4-0 by a Christian Pulisic-inspired United States side last time out, now look destined for a play-off match against either Syria or Australia to land a World Cup place for the first time in their history.

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