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Group A of the 2014 FIFA World Cup consists of Brazil, Croatia, Mexico, and Cameroon.

Teams

Draw position Team Confederation Method of
qualification
Date of
qualification
Finals
appearance
Last
appearance
Previous best
performance
FIFA Rankings
October 2013 June 2014
A1 (seed) Brazil.png Brazil CONMEBOL Hosts 30 October 2007 20th 2010 Winners (1958, 1962, 1970, 1994, 2002) 11 3
A2 Croatia.png Croatia UEFA UEFA play-off winners 19 November 2013 4th 2006 Third place (1998) 18 18
A3 Flag of Mexico.png Mexico CONCACAF CONCACAF vs OFC play-off winners 20 November 2013 15th 2010 Quarter-finals (1970, 1986) 24 20
A4 Flag of Cameroon.png Cameroon CAF CAF Third Round winners 17 November 2013 7th 2010 Quarter-finals (1990) 59 56

Previous FIFA World Cup meetings

  • Brazil v Croatia:[1]
    • 2006, group stage: Brazil 1–0 Croatia
  • Mexico v Cameroon: None[2]
  • Brazil v Mexico:[3]
    • 1950, group stage: Brazil 4–0 Mexico
    • 1954, group stage: Brazil 5–0 Mexico
    • 1962, group stage: Brazil 2–0 Mexico
  • Cameroon v Croatia: None[4]
  • Cameroon v Brazil:[5]
    • 1994, group stage: Cameroon 0–3 Brazil
  • Croatia v Mexico:[6]
    • 2002, group stage: Croatia 0–1 Mexico

Standings

Legend
Group winners and runners-up advance to the round of 16
Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Notes
Brazil.png Brazil 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 7 Advance to knockout phase
Flag of Mexico.png Mexico 3 2 1 0 4 1 +3 7
Croatia.png Croatia 3 1 0 2 6 6 0 3
Flag of Cameroon.png Cameroon 3 0 0 3 1 9 −8 0

Matches

All times local: five matches are in Brasília official time (UTC−3), while Cameroon v Croatia, played in Manaus, is in the Amazon time zone (UTC−4).

12 June 2014
17:00
Brazil Brazil.png 3–1 Croatia.png Croatia Arena de São Paulo, São Paulo
Attendance: 62,103
Referee: Yuichi Nishimura (Japan)
Neymar Soccerball 29'71' (pen.)
Oscar Soccerball 90+1'
Report Marcelo Soccerball 11' (o.g.)
13 June 2014
13:00
Mexico Flag of Mexico.png 1–0 Flag of Cameroon.png Cameroon Arena das Dunas, Natal
Attendance: 39,216
Referee: Wilmar Roldán (Colombia)
Peralta Soccerball 61' Report
17 June 2014
16:00
Brazil Brazil.png 0–0 Flag of Mexico.png Mexico Estádio Castelão, Fortaleza
Attendance: 60,342
Referee: Cüneyt Çakır (Turkey)
Report
18 June 2014
18:00
Cameroon Flag of Cameroon.png 0–4 Croatia.png Croatia Arena Amazônia, Manaus
Attendance: 39,982
Referee: Pedro Proença (Portugal)
Report Olić Soccerball 11'
Perišić Soccerball 48'
Mandžukić Soccerball 61'73'
23 June 2014
17:00
Cameroon Flag of Cameroon.png 1–4 Brazil.png Brazil Estádio Nacional Mané Garrincha, Brasília
Attendance: 69,112
Referee: Jonas Eriksson (Sweden)
Matip Soccerball 26' Report Neymar Soccerball 17'35'
Fred Soccerball 49'
Fernandinho Soccerball 84'
23 June 2014
17:00
Croatia Croatia.png 1–3 Flag of Mexico.png Mexico Itaipava Arena Pernambuco, Recife
Attendance: 41,212
Referee: Ravshan Irmatov (Uzbekistan)
Perišić Soccerball 87' Report Márquez Soccerball 72'
Guardado Soccerball 75'
Hernández Soccerball 82'

Notes

External links

2014 FIFA World Cup

Group A  · Group B  · Group C  · Group D  · Group E  · Group F  · Group G  · Group H

Knockout stage  · Final

Squads

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