Tuesday, October 10, has completed the final matches of the European qualifying round for the 2018 world Cup, and with them and the group stage of selection.
The top eight teams that took second places in their groups, have the opportunity to take part in butt matches for the right to play on the football fields of Russia next summer.
1. Sweden;2. Switzerland;3. Northern Ireland;4. Ireland;5. Denmark;6. Italy;7. Greece;8. Croatia.
Slovakia, who finished second in their group, was the ninth extra team. They scored the fewest points, not counting the games with the last team in the group.
Note that the draw for the play-off stage of the European qualifier will take place on 17 October at 15:00 Kyiv time.
Butt fights scheduled for 9-11 November 2017 (first legs) and November 12-14, 2017 (second leg).