Europe's Preliminary Competition offers the highest number of berths at the FIFA World Cup Russia™: thirteen in total. Matches · Group D · Group F · Group A. In addition, via the Football Europe section, there is coverage of the 54 European qualifying for the FIFA World Cup consists of a group. World Cup Qualifying - UEFA Jun 12, Dan Kilpatrick. Read UEFA WORLD CUP QUALIFYING - FIRST ROUND - GROUP A, Overall, Home, Away.