England were today drawn with the USA, Slovenia and Algeria in group C for next summer's World Cup in South Africa.
England were one of eight nations seeded for the competition. Each seed was drawn to face one team from pot two - a side from Asia, north or central America, or Oceania - one from pot three, which has five African and three South American sides, and one from the exclusively-European pot four.
The tournament kicks off on 11 June, with the final on 11 July. Teams must finish in the top two in their group to qualify for the knockout phase.
Group A: South Africa, Mexico, Uruguay, France
Group B: Argentina, Nigeria, South Korea, Greece
Group C: ENGLAND, United States, Algeria, Slovenia
Group D: Germany, Australia, Serbia, Ghana
Group E: Netherlands, Denmark, Japan, Cameroon
Group F: Italy, Paraguay, New Zealand, Slovakia
Group G: Brazil, North Korea, Ivory Coast, Portugal (New Group of Death)
Group H: Spain, Switzerland, Honduras, Chile
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