Winners and Losers of the 2014 World Cup Draw

BR StudiosFeatured ColumnistDecember 6, 2013

The top two powerhouses and favorites, Brazil and Argentina, have been given a green light by the draw to advance deep into the 2014 FIFA World Cup tournament, making them winners of Friday's events.

Not every team was as lucky; just ask a certain team with stars and stripes. Consider the teams in Group B who are desperately trying to avoid the second spot and a likely date with Brazil in the first round of the knockout stages.

What other nations are winners and which are losers of the 2014 World Cup draw?