53 teams, 13 places
The European qualifiers get underway in August 2008, after UEFA EURO 2008, with teams playing each other home and away in groups to be drawn at the November ceremony in Durban.
European Zone - Competition Format
Pot 1: Italy, France, Germany, Spain, Netherlands, Portugal, Czech Republic, Croatia, England
Pot 2: Romania, Scotland, Greece, Russia, Poland, Norway, Ukraine, Sweden, Serbia
Pot 3: Turkey, Denmark, Rep. of Ireland, Bulgaria, Northern Ireland, Israel, Switzerland, Finland, Hungary
Pot 4: Bosnia, Slovakia, Belgium, Cyprus, Wales, Moldova, Albania, Georgia, Macedonia
Pot 5: Slovenia, Iceland, Armenia, Latvia, Austria, Lithuania, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Liechtenstein
Pot 6: Kazakhstan, Estonia, Malta, Luxembourg, Montenegro, Andorra, Faroe Islands, San Marino
The draw is on November 25th.
Who do you want in our group?
Should Katanec still be the coach for the 2010 campaign?
If Sedloski retires from the NT who should be our next captain?
Do you see Slavkovski in our starting XI by next year?
Will Hari still be in charge of FFM in 2010?