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FIFA World Cup European Play-Off Draw

Soccer Football - FIFA World Cup European Play-Off Draw - Zurich, Switzerland - October 17, 2017 (From L-R) Republic of Ireland Martin O’Neill, Gabriele Oriali, Greece coach Michael Skibbe, Northern Ireland coach Michael O’Neill, Mexican presenter Vanessa Huppenkothen, Fernando Hierro, Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic, Sweden coach Janne Andersson, Switzerland coach Vladimir Petkovic pose after the draw REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Still alive: Teams chasing World Cup spots through playoffs

Greece's Kostas Mitroglou, right, celebrates after scoring the third goal for his team, with Vasilis Torosidis, left, and Petros Mantalos during the World Cup Group H qualifying soccer match between Greece and Gibraltar at Georgios Karaskaikis stadium in Piraeus port, near Athens, on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

Another win for Belgium, Greece heads for World Cup playoffs

Greece's Kostas Mitroglou, front, controls the ball as Gibraltar's Roy Chipolina tries to stop him during the World Cup Group H qualifying soccer match between Greece and Gibraltar at Georgios Karaskaikis stadium in Piraeus port, near Athens, on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

Another win for Belgium, Greece heads for World Cup playoffs

Belgium's Thorgan Hazard and Cyprus' Konstantinos Laifis, left, challenge for the ball during the World Cup 2018 Group H qualifying soccer match between Belgium and Cyprus at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels, Belgium, Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)

Another win for Belgium, Greece heads for World Cup playoffs

Greece's Sokratis Papastathopoulos reacts after the opening goal of his team during the World Cup Group H qualifying soccer match between Greece and Gibraltar at Georgios Karaskaikis stadium in Piraeus port, near Athens, on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

Another win for Belgium, Greece heads for World Cup playoffs

Belgium's Thomas Meunier, left, and Cyprus' Nektarios Alexandrou challenge for the ball during the World Cup 2018 Group H qualifying soccer match between Belgium and Cyprus at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels, Belgium, Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)

Another win for Belgium, Greece heads for World Cup playoffs

Belgium's scorer Eden Hazard, center, celebrates his goal with teammate Nacer Chadli, left, during the World Cup 2018 Group H qualifying soccer match between Belgium and Cyprus at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels, Belgium, Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)

Another win for Belgium, Greece heads for World Cup playoffs

Belgium's Eden Hazard celebrates after he scored a penalty during the World Cup 2018 Group H qualifying soccer match between Belgium and Cyprus at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels, Belgium, Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)

Another win for Belgium, Greece heads for World Cup playoffs

Greece's Vasilis Torosidis, bottom right, scores the opening goal of his team during the World Cup Group H qualifying soccer match between Greece and Gibraltar at Georgios Karaskaikis stadium in Piraeus port, near Athens, on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

Another win for Belgium, Greece heads for World Cup playoffs

Belgium's Eden Hazard celebrates after he scored a penalty during the World Cup 2018 Group H qualifying soccer match between Belgium and Cyprus at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels, Belgium, Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)

Another win for Belgium, Greece heads for World Cup playoffs

Greece's Kyriakos Papadopoulos, center in white, jumps for the ball with Gibraltar players during the World Cup Group H qualifying soccer match between Greece and Gibraltar at Georgios Karaskaikis stadium in Piraeus port, near Athens, on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

Another win for Belgium, Greece heads for World Cup playoffs

Greece's Kostas Mitroglou, right, celebrates after scoring the third goal of his team during the World Cup Group H qualifying soccer match between Greece and Gibraltar at Georgios Karaskaikis stadium in Piraeus port, near Athens, on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar - Karaiskakis Stadium, Piraeus, Greece - October 10, 2017 Greece's Kostas Mitroglou celebrates scoring their third goal with team mates REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar - Karaiskakis Stadium, Piraeus, Greece - October 10, 2017 Greece's Kostas Mitroglou celebrates scoring their third goal with team mates REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar - Karaiskakis Stadium, Piraeus, Greece - October 10, 2017 Greece's Kostas Mitroglou celebrates scoring their second goal REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar - Karaiskakis Stadium, Piraeus, Greece - October 10, 2017 Greece's Kostas Mitroglou celebrates scoring their second goal REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar - Karaiskakis Stadium, Piraeus, Greece - October 10, 2017 Greece's Kostas Mitroglou in action with Gibraltar’s Roy Chipolina REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Greece vs Gibraltar - Karaiskakis Stadium, Piraeus, Greece - October 10, 2017 Greece players line up during the national anthems before the match REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Grigoris Kastanos (R) of Cyprus in action against Kostas Stafylidis (L) of Greece during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

Rapant Belgium dents Bosnia WCup hope with 4-3 win

Greece's Kostas Mitroglou celebrates his goal against Cyprus during the World Cup Group H qualifying soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)

Rapant Belgium dents Bosnia WCup hope with 4-3 win

Cyprus' Fanos Katelaris, left, jumps for the ball with Greece' s Kostas Manolas during their World Cup Group H qualifying soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)

Rapant Belgium dents Bosnia WCup hope with 4-3 win

Cyprus' Kostas Laifis, left, challenges Greece's Petros Mantalos for the ball during their World Cup Group H qualifying soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece - GSP Stadium, Nicosia, Cyprus - October 7, 2017 Greece’s Sokratis Papastathopoulos celebrates after the match with team mates REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece - GSP Stadium, Nicosia, Cyprus - October 7, 2017 Greece coach Michael Skibbe celebrates after the match REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece - GSP Stadium, Nicosia, Cyprus - October 7, 2017 Greece players celebrates after the match REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Greece'Äôs Kostas Mitroglou celebrates during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece - GSP Stadium, Nicosia, Cyprus - October 7, 2017 Cyprus’ Giorgos Economides in action with Greece’s Andreas Samaris REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Kostas Laifis (L) of Cyprus in action against Petros Mantalos (R) of Greece during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Zeca (L) of Greece in action against Charalambos Kyriakou (R) of Cyprus during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Kostakis Artymatas (L) of Cyprus in action with Kostantinos Fortounis (R) of Greece during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Kostakis Artymatas (C) of Cyprus in action with Kostas Fortounis (L) and Alexandros Tziolis (R) of Greece during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece - GSP Stadium, Nicosia, Cyprus - October 7, 2017 Greece’s Konstantinos Fortounis in action with Cyprus’ Grigoris Kastanos REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Jason Demetriou (L) of Cyprus in action with Kostas Stafylidis (R) of Greece during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Greece's players celebrate during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Greece's players celebrate during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Fanos Katelaris (R) of Cyprus in action with Kostas Fortounis (L) of Greece during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Cyprus vs Greece - GSP Stadium, Nicosia, Cyprus - October 7, 2017 Greece’s Kostas Mitroglou shoots at goal REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Vasilis Torosidis (L) of Greece in action against Renato Margaca (R) of Cyprus during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Greece's player Kostas Mitroglou (2-L) celebrates scoring during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

Nicosia (Cyprus), 07/10/2017.- Greece's player Kostas Mitroglou celebrates scoring during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying Group H soccer match between Cyprus and Greece at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus, 07 October 2017. (Chipre, Mundial de Fútbol, Grecia) EFE/EPA/STRINGER

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