Power Ranking the 32 World Cup Nations After Group Stage Draw

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Power Ranking the 32 World Cup Nations After Group Stage Draw
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A few weeks ago, we ranked all the 2014 FIFA World Cup nations after all 32 participants had been confirmed—and it caused plenty of debate.

Now, however, the draw has been made and the group stages have been arranged—meaning teams who might previously have been fancied dark horses could suddenly have been stuck with two top sides, significantly reducing their chances.

Elsewhere, a minor nation might have received a favourable draw, boosting their hopes of making the knock-out stages.

As such, we've re-ranked all 32—based largely on how difficult or otherwise their group stage looks.

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