Belgium, Germany and Switzerland have secured their places at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, with Russia almost certain to join them
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England crashed to a defeat at home in their Under-17 Elite match against Russia at Burton's Pirelli Stadium. Now the England youngsters must beat Slovenia on Wednesday to have any chance of making it through to this year's Euro Finals. (Via FATV)
UPDATE: The referee has just called the match OFF as ice is forming on the pitch. There is no need for fans to come to Windsor Park to help
We realise that the request for help was quickly followed by the official postponement, but it was the referee's decision due to the ice
Northern Ireland's World Cup qualifier against Russia has been called off due to bad weather rendering the pitch at Windsor Park unplayable, the Irish FA has confirmed.
Hearing Northern Ireland v Russia is OFF. If true, will confirm asap.