Pld, W, D, L, GF, GA, GD, Pts, Qualification. 1, Switzerland, 6, 6, 0, 0, 12, 3, +9, 18, Qualification to FIFA World Cup, —, 2–0 Teams : 54 (from 1 confederation). Europe's Preliminary Competition offers the highest number of berths at the FIFA World Cup Russia™: thirteen in total. Matches · Group A · Road to Russia · Teams - Bosnia and. European qualifying for the FIFA World Cup consists of a group stage and a play-off round, providing 13 UEFA member nations for the.