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Bosnia off to a striking start

UEFA groups get under way for the FIFA world championship in Brazil 2014. The star of the night was Bosnia and Herzegovina, scoring eight goals against lowly Liechtenstein. Bulgaria held France 2-2 and Portugal had to come back from a goal behind against Luxemburg.

Games September 7

Group A

Croatia 1 FYROM 0

Wales 0 Belgium 2

Scotland Serbia (Saturday)

 

 

Group A                      P          W        D         L          F          A         +/-       Pts

Belgium                       1          1          0          0          2          0          2          3         

Croatia                        1          1          0          0          1          0          1          3

FYROM                     1          0          0          1          0          1          -1        0

Scotland                      0          0          0          0          0          0          0          0

Serbia                          0          0          0          0          0          0          0          0

Wales                          1          0          0          1          0          2          -2        0

  

Playing Tuesday

Serbia v. Wales

Belgium v. Croatia

Scotland v. FYROM

 

 

Group B

 

Malta 0 Armenia 1

Bulgaria 2 Italy 2

Denmark Czech Republic (Saturday)

 

Group B                      P          W        D         L          F          A         +/-       Pts

Armenia                       1          1          0          0          1          0          1          3

Bulgaria                       1          0          1          0          2          2          0          1

Czech Republic            0          0          0          0          0          0          0          0

Denmark                     0          0          0          0          0          0          0          0

Italy                             1          0          1          0          2          2          0          1

Malta                           1          0          0          1          0          1          -1        0

 

  

Playing Tuesday

Bulgaria v. Armenia

Italy v. Malta

 

Group C

 

Kazakhstan 1 Republic of Ireland 2

Germany 3 Faroe Islands 0

 

Group C                      P          W        D         L          F          A         +/-       Pts

Austria                         0          0          0          0          0          0          0          0         

Faroe Islands               1          0          0          1          0          3          -3        0

Germany                      1          1          0          0          3          0          3          3

Kazakhstan                  1          0          0          1          1          2          -1        0

Rep. Ireland                 1          1          0          0          2          1          1          3

Sweden                       0          0          0          0          0          0          0          0

 

Playing Tuesday

Sweden v. Kazakhstan

Austria v. Germany

 

  

Estonia 0 Romania 2

Andorra 0 Hungary 5

Netherlands 2 Turkey 0

 

Group D                      P          W        D         L          F          A         +/-       Pts

Andorra                       1          0          0          1          0          5          -5        0

Estonia             1          0          0          1          0          2          -2        0

Hungary                       1          1          0          0          5          0          5          3

Netherlands                 1          1          0          0          2          0          2          3

Romania                      1          1          0          0          2          0          2          3

Turkey                         1          0          0          1          0          2          -2        0

 

Playing Tuesday

Romania v. Andorra

Turkey v. Estonia

Hungary v. Netherlands

  

Group E

 

Slovenia 0 Switzerland 2

Iceland 2 Norway 0

Albania 3 Cyprus 1

 

Group E                      P          W        D         L          F          A         +/-       Pts

Albania                        1          1          0          0          3          1          2          3

Cyprus                        1          0          0          1          1          3          -2        0

Iceland                        1          1          0          0          2          0          2          3

Norway                       1          0          0          1          0          2          -2        0

Slovenia                       1          0          0          1          0          2          -2        0

Switzerland                  1          1          0          0          2          0          2          3

 

Playing Tuesday

Cyprus v. Iceland

Norway v. Slovenia

Switzerland v. Albania

 

Group F

 

Luxemburg 1 Portugal 2

Azerbaijan 1 Israel 1

Russia 2 Northern Ireland 0

 

Group F                      P          W        D         L          F          A         +/-       Pts

 

Azerbaijan                   1          0          1          0          1          1          0          1

Israel                           1          0          1          0          1          1          0          1

Luxemburg                  1          0          0          1          1          2          -1        0

N. Ireland                    1          0          0          1          0          2          -2        0

Portugal                       1          1          0          0          2          1          1          3

Russia                          1          1          0          0          2          0          2          3

  

Playing Tuesday

Israel v. Russia

Northern Ireland v. Luxemburg

Portugal v. Azerbaijan

 

  

Group G

 

Liechtenstein 0 Bosnia & Herzegovina 8

Latvia 1 Greece 2

Lithuania 1 Slovakia 1

 

Group G                      P          W        D         L          F          A         +/-       Pts

Bosnia

 & Herzegovina            1          1          0          0          8          0          8          3

Greece                        1          1          0          0          2          1          1          3

Latvia                          1          0          0          1          1          2          -1        0

Liechtenstein                1          0          0          1          0          8          -8        0

Lithuania                      1          0          1          0          1          1          0          1

Slovakia                      1          0          10        0          1          1          0          1

 

Playing Tuesday

Bosnia & Herzegovina v. Latvia

Slovakia v. Liechtenstein

Greece v. Lithuania

 

 

Group H

Montenegro 2 Poland 2

Moldova 0 England 5

 

Group H                      P          W        D         L          F          A         +/-       Pts

England                       1          1          0          0          5          0          5          3

Moldova                      1          0          0          1          0          5          -5        0

Montenegro                 1          0          1          0          2          2          0          1

Poland                         1          0          1          0          2          2          0          1

San Marino                  0          0          0          0          0          0          0          0

Ukraine                       0          0          0          0          0          0          0          0

 

 

Playing Tuesday

San Marino v. Montenegro

Poland v. Moldova

England v. Ukraine

  

Group I

Georgia 1 Belarus 0

Finland 0 France 1

 

Group I                       P          W        D         L          F          A         +/-       Pts

Belarus            1          0          0          1          0          1          -1        0

Finland             1          0          0          1          0          1          -1        0

France                         1          1          0          0          1          0          1          3

Georgia                       1          1          0          0          1          0          1          3

Spain                           0          0          0          0          0          0          0          0

 

 

 

Playing Tuesday

Georgia v. Spain

France v. Belarus

 

 

 

Here are the nine UEFA groups and the FIFA World Ranking of each team:

 

Group A: Belgium (40), Croatia (9), FYROM (97), Scotland (47), Serbia (42), Wales (45)

Group B: Armenia (53), Bulgaria (89), Czech Republic (19), Denmark (10), Italy (6), Malta

                (139)

Group C: Austria (49), Faroe Islands (154), Germany (2), Kazakhstan (142), Rep. Ireland

               (26), Sweden (18)

Group D: Andorra (199), Estonia (55), Hungary (37), Netherlands (8), Romania (57), Turkey

               (35)

Group E: Albania (89), Cyprus (135), Iceland (118), Norway (34), Slovenia (24), Switzerland

               (20)

Group F: Azerbaijan (197), Israel (75), Luxemburg (106), N. Ireland (129), Portugal (4),

               Russia (13)

Group G: Bosnia & Herzegovina (30), Greece (11), Latvia (94), Liechtenstein (149),

                Lithuania (116), Slovakia (45)

 

Group H: England (3), Moldova (141), Montenegro (48), Poland (56), San Marino (206),

                Ukraine (39)

Group I: Belarus (76), Finland (96), France (15), Georgia (86), Spain (1)