Previous
Red Star Belgrade
Arsenal
ESPN3 5:00 PM UTC
Game Details
AC Milan
AEK Athens
7:05 PM UTC
Game Details
BATE Borisov
FC Cologne
5:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Marseille
Guimaraes
ESPN3 5:00 PM UTC
Game Details
FC Zorya Luhansk
Hertha Berlin
5:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Östersunds FK
Athletic Bilbao
5:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Vardar
Real Sociedad
5:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Villarreal
Slavia Prague
7:05 PM UTC
Game Details
TSG Hoffenheim
Istanbul Basaksehir
7:05 PM UTC
Game Details
Brazil
Mexico
3
0
FT
Game Details
United States
South Korea
12:00 AM UTC Oct 20, 2017
Game Details
Next
ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

2018 World Cup: Who has qualified for the finals and who can get there?

With 23 teams having qualified, there remain nine places to be clinched on the Road to Russia 2018.

The qualifying process for the 2018 World Cup, which began on March 12, 2015, is reaching its climax. 

So far, 23 nations have booked their place to join host nation Russia in next year's tournament.

Qualified nations: Russia (hosts), Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, England, France, Germany, Honduras, Iceland, Iran, Japan, Mexico, Nigeria, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Korea, Spain, Uruguay.

Who can still qualify and how:

 By John Duerden

Socceroos must overcome history to beat Honduras in World Cup playoff

Jason Dasey and John Wilkinson assess Australia's keys to defeating Honduras and advancing to the 2018 World Cup.
Aaron Mooy breaks down how he hoped to impact their match versus Syria and delves into his partnership with Tom Rogic.

All of Asia should be getting behind Australia ahead of next month's intercontinental playoff between the Socceroos and Honduras. Should the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) team be victorious over the CONCAFAF opponents, the continent will have five participants in Russia next June.

While the two confederations have rarely met in World Cup playoffs, no-one can boast more experience than the Aussies, compared to the rest of Asia, in such cut-throat matches. As previous members of Oceania, they...

 By Paul Murphy

Thailand boss Milovan Rajevac fields interest from Chinese club

Jason Dasey and John Wilkinson break down the keys to Buriram United's success atop the Thai Premier League table.
At a young age, Charyl Chappuis' passion for football was ignited. Delve into the story of how his love for the game has evolved.

Thailand head coach Milovan Rajevac could be set to leave his post after just six months in the job, with at least one club in China expressing an interest in his services.

The Serbian was appointed to the Thailand job in May of this year, following the surprise resignation of Kiatisuk "Zico" Senamuang. The former Ghana boss signed a one-year deal, with a view to extending it if all parties were happy with results.

ESPN FC understands that Rajevac and his team are keen to stay in Thailand, but they...

 By Rob Brooks

Tim Cahill meant no malice with sponsored World Cup goal celebration

Jason Dasey and John Wilkinson assess Australia's keys to defeating Honduras and advancing to the 2018 World Cup.

Tim Cahill never fails to deliver for his country. The evergreen forward is Australia's all-time greatest goal scorer and once again saved the day in the Socceroos' 2-1 World Cup qualification triumph against Syria in Sydney on Oct. 10. This time, though, his heroics left the opinion of the nation divided.

As Cahill powerfully nodded home the winner from a precise Robbie Kruse cross in the second half of added time last week, countless fans across the globe expected to see the 37-year-old wheel...