Switzerland & Croatia Latest Teams To Qualify For Russia 2018
Switzerland played out a goalless draw against Northern Ireland in the second leg of their FIFA 2018 World Cup play-off, as the home side booked their spot in Russia, winning 1-0 on aggregate on Sunday.
Northern Ireland dominated the second half as they searched for a strike, but the Swiss remained resolute in Basel.
Croatia join Switzerland at the finals after eliminating Greece in their play-off tie. A goalless draw was enough in Athens after Croatia's emphatic 4-1 win in the first leg.
The final standings in Group E of African (CAF) qualifying were confirmed, as Egypt ended their campaign with a 1-1 draw in Ghana.
The Pharaohs had already guaranteed their place at Russia 2018 and finished with 13 points from six games.
Uganda grabbed second place in the group after a 1-1 draw away at Congo, with both missing out on Russia.
Here are Sunday's results and updated standings:
UEFA World Cup Play-Off: 2nd Leg
Switzerland 0-0 Northern Ireland (Switzerland win 1-0 on aggregate)
Greece 0-0 Croatia (Croatia win 4-1 on aggregate)
CAF World Cup Qualifiers
Ghana 1-1 Egypt
Congo 1-1 Uganda
CAF: Group E
Egypt: 13 pts
Uganda: 9 pts
Ghana: 7 pts
Congo: 2 pts
For a full look at each group, visit FIFA.com.