Hey there soccer junkies...
Admit it, you are playing hooky from work to follow the World Cup draw from Brazil on ESPN2 or Univision...Definitely an exciting day. The World Cup seems more "real'' once the draw is done. The Carnaval has officially begun...
Stay with the Miami Herald for full coverage...and share your thoughts. Would love to hear from you.
My husband just pointed out that the first image from Brazil World Cup is a hostess in a VERY revealing dress! Welcome to Brazil!
Here we go...
Uruguay gets Italy in its group.
Spain gets Chile in its group.
Brazil gets Cameroon in its group
Switzerland gets Ecuador.
Colombia gets Ivory Coast
Argentina gets Nigeria
Germany gets Ghana
Belgium gets Algeria
Group A: Brazil, Cameroon, Mexico, Croatia
Group B: Spain, Chile, Australia, Netherlands
Group C: Colombia, Ivory Coast, Japan, Greece
Group D: Uruguay, Italy, Costa Rica, England
Group E: Switzerland, Ecuador, Honduras, France
Group F: Argentina, Nigeria, Iran, Bosnia
Group G: Germany, Ghana, USA, Portugal
Group H: Belgium, Algeria, SKorea, Russia
On quick glance, looks like toughest groups are B, G and D. Easiest look like E and F and H. You agree?
The world will pause at 11:30 a.m. today for the World Cup Draw from Brazil. We will finally find out how the 32 teams will be divided, who plays who, and where.
The 90-minute show will be televised on ESPN2 and Univision.
Send us your thoughts once the draw is revealed. You nervous? Excited? Buckle your seat belts!