Dream draw for France, nightmare for England - The winners and losers of the World Cup draw

Kris Voakes
Dream draw for France, nightmare for England - The winners and losers of the World Cup draw

Following the World Cup draw in Costa da Sauipe we now know exactly what lies ahead next summer when the 32 participants converge for football's greatest spectacle. But while the balls fell kindly for some countries, others have been left fearing the worst as they look ahead to a tough task in six months time.

The draw also threw up some questions as to whether the World Cup itself will be a better or a worse competition after the draw brought together some huge names.

Below we look at the biggest winners and losers from the final draw.

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