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Overwhelming favourites in Groups A to D, Scotland surprise qualifiers?

Euro 2016 qualification begins this weekend and two of the top seeded teams in the draw, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Italy, are not the favourites to win their groups according to the Infostrada Sports’ National Team Ranking. Six of the nine groups … Continue reading

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How lucky were Poland in 1973?

On Tuesday evening, Poland host England for the sixth time in World Cup qualification, and the eighth time in qualification for either the World Cup or European Championship. The England team have won three of the last four qualification matches … Continue reading

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How World Cup qualification has become fairer (Part 1)

Last month I looked at how holding the World Cup qualifying draw 13 months before the first ball was kicked in the European section has led to changes in the balance of groups from which some teams have benefitted and … Continue reading

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