Updated: Oct 11, 2017
Match Fixtures to qualify or stay alive today:
France vs Belarus: 7:45 PM
France could qualify through equaling or bettering Sweden’s result. If Sweden wins and France doesn’t get the result their looking for today they will be in the eight team second place playoffs come November.
Netherlands vs Sweden: 7:45 PM
Netherlands could qualify through what some would call a miracle as they must defeat Sweden 6-0 to advance. If they don’t succeed in this game it will be the first time since 2002 that they haven’t qualified.
If Sweden wins and France doesn’t get the result their looking for today then Sweden will qualify and if France wins and Sweden get the result they want today they will be in the eight team second place playoffs come November.
Portugal vs Switzerland: 7:45 PM
Portugal could qualify through defeating Switzerland. If they don’t win this game they will be in the eight team second place playoffs come November.
If Switzerland wins or ties then they will qualify and if they lose they will be in the eight team second place playoffs come November.
USA vs Trinidad & Tobago: 1:00 AM
USA could qualify with a tie or if both Honduras and Panama lose.
Argentina vs Ecuador: 12:30 AM
Argentina could qualify through winning and a Peru and Columbia draw or Peru beats Columbia by less of a difference then Argentina does Ecuador, and or Chile doesn’t win in Brazil.
If Argentina ties there is a crazy amount of things that would need to happen for them to qualify otherwise they’re already in the playoffs against New Zealand.
If Argentina loses they would need a miracle to stay alive.
Countries who could still qualify: These teams will play in playoffs to advance
Countries that have already qualified:
Nigeria: First time qualifying since 1994
Egypt: First time qualifying since 1990
Iceland: First time ever qualifying for the world cup