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Group A – Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay
Group B – Portugal, Spain, Morocco, Iran
Group C – France, Australia, Peru, Denmark
Group D – Argentina, Iceland, Croatia, Nigeria
Group E – Brazil, Switzerland, Costa Rica, Serbia
Group F – Germany, Mexico, Sweden, Korea Republic
Group G – Belgium, Panama, Tunisia, England
Group H – Poland, Senegal, Colombia, Japan

Here's The Russia 2018 World Cup Draw In Full Newsweek
18:06

That's it from us. Now it is just the small matter of waiting 192 days for the World Cup to get started at the Luzhniki Stadium on 14 June. We will see you then.

18:03

Our final entry for the day; if you already envisaging glory for Gareth Southgate's side and have been busy planning the your own route to the final in Moscow on 15 June, you will need to have a space £5,000 lying around. Here are some early predictions on the cost of following England next summer.

17:44

So let's talk about Panama. The Central American nation are in the World Cup for the first time in their history. Of their recent names to feature in their squad, five ply their trade in Europe with striker Gabriel Torres playing in the Swiss Super League with Lausanne-Sport. Roman Torres meanwhile is an MLS Cup winner with Seattle Sounders.

Panama
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17:22

Gareth Southgate has been reflecting on a pretty tidy group stage draw for England. [via BBC Radio 5 Live]

We know everything about Belgium. I think that will capture the imagination back home as they have so many players in our league. They have probably the best group of players they've ever had.

"My experience of tournaments is you need to get a result in all three matches. Tunisia takes me back to Marseille in 1998. Leading my country into a World Cup is an incredibly exciting moment for me.

"It could fit perfectly with what we have arranged [for pre-tournament friendlies]. We'll let you know what those are when they're finalised.

"What's exciting is we can start to put some meat on the bones of what we do at the end of the season. Our season finishes later than some of the other countries.

17:03

There is Premier League representation in every single World Cup group, here's a bit of reaction from some of them.

16:47

There is another old face in Tunisia, who joined England in the group stages for the 1998 finals in France.

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In their opening match of the competition, Alan Shearer scored just before half-time with Paul Scholes adding a second late on.

England squad 1998
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It wasn't a bad side back then.

16:43

The last time England and Belgium met at a World Cup? Gazza was on the scene. David Platt's winner the 119th minute of playing time sealed victory and saw England progress to the quarter-finals where they beat Cameroon. West Germany were waiting in the semi-finals and, well... you know the rest.

England vs Belgium 1990
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16:31

At a glance, Groups B, E and G look relatively straight forward but things are looking very competitive elsewhere. Is there a clear winner in Group A? How about H? While you would have Argentina sealing top spot in Group D it will be a real scrap for second place between Iceland, Croatia and Nigeria and should the former world champions slip up at all, things could get very interesting.

16:21

Here's a bit of Twitter reaction to England's draw where a lot of club teammates are going to find themselves on opposing sides.

16:13

16:13

The opening game for the 2018 World Cup? Russia vs Saudi Arabia. Don't even pretend you won't be watching it. Of those early eye-catching fixtures, Portugal vs Spain on a Friday night stands out. Get the beers in...

16:10

That wasn't too bad at all for England after all. Of all the international heavyweights they could have been grouped with, Belgium represents a decent result. Tunisia, opponents at the same stage of the competition in France 1998, must surely be considered a winnable game and in tournament, leaving it down to tournament deubtants Panama to cause a stir.

16:00

And that's that! The complete draw for the group stages of the 2018 World Cup.

Group A – Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay
Group B – Portugal, Spain, Morocco, Iran
Group C – France, Australia, Peru, Denmark
Group D – Argentina, Iceland, Croatia, Nigeria
Group E – Brazil, Switzerland, Costa Rica, Serbia
Group F – Germany, Mexico, Sweden, Korea Republic
Group G – Belgium, Panama, Tunisia, England
Group H – Poland, Senegal, Colombia, Japan

15:57

Group H – Poland, Colombia, Senegal, Japan

Japan take H4

15:56

Group F, Germany, Mexico, Sweden, Korea Republic

Korea take F4

15:56

Group G – Belgium, England, Tunisia, Panama

Panama take G2

15:55

Group D – Argentina, Croatia, Iceland, Nigeria

Nigeria take D4

15:54

Group C – France, Peru, Denmark, Australia

Australia take C2

15:53

Group B – Portugal, Spain, Iran, Morocco

Morocco take B3

15:52

Group E – Brazil, Switzerland, Cosa Rica, Serbia

Serbia take E4

15:52

Group A – Russia, Uruguay, Egypt, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia take A2

15:51

Group A – Russia, Uruguay, Egypt,
Group B – Portugal, Spain, Iran
Group C – France, Peru, Denmark
Group D – Argentina, Croatia, Iceland
Group E – Brazil, Switzerland, Cosa Rica
Group F, Germany, Mexico, Sweden
Group G – Belgium, England, Tunisia
Group H – Poland, Colombia, Senegal

15:50

Group H – Poland, Colombia, Senegal

Senegal H2

15:50

Group G – Belgium, England, Tunisia

Tunisia take G3