(PRWEB UK) 4 December 2013
Digital Sports Group today announced they will be following the World Cup draw live on the football news site football.co.uk from 4pm on Friday 6th December.
Brazil awaits in the summer of 2014 and whilst the stadia are busily prepared to host the world of football, the draw will be made to decide who plays who for the 32 qualified teams. The exact format and schedule for the draw will be made on December 3rd but if the draw follows the 2010 format then the teams will be divided into four pots with the hosts and seeds in the first pot.
The 90-minute show at the Bahia’s Costa do Sauipe resort will be run by the Fifa Secretary general who will be assisted in his duty by a host of Football greats including Sir Geoff Hurst, Zinedine Zidane, Lothar Matthäus, Cafu, Fabio Cannavaro and Mario Kempes.
Football.co.uk will start its coverage in the morning say DSG with competitions, predictions and something of a Brazilian online carnival of Football chat.
Head of Operations at DSG, Matthew Tait had this to say “I think everyone is now getting excited that the 2014 World Cup is nearly here and on Friday we will know who England will know what matches we have to look forward to in the group stages. The draw will be a great occasion lasting some ninety minutes and we will know by the end the scale of the challenge that England will face in Brazil if they are to lift the World Cup in 2014.”
Simon Boynton, Managing Director of DSG believes that football.co.uk will provide a great venue for extended coverage of the World Cup draw. ”We have the perfect website and bundles of experience and enthusiasm to present the draw online. Join us as we take you to the Bahia’s Costa do Sauipe resort and discover the first games that will shape the destinies of the 32 best international football teams in the world.”
Digital Sports Group are the official partners of the PFA and publish sites such as football.co.uk, sport.co.uk and the Footymad network.