2014 FIFA World Cup was hosted by Brazil. UEFA is allocated 13 places in the FIFA World Cup Finals. They were filled with
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
The top 2 in each group advanced to the knockout stage. Netherlands, France, Germany and Belgium were group winners. Whilst Greece and Switzerland were runner-ups in their group.
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Six UEFA countries advanced to the knockout stage. Greece and Switzerland lost their matches leaving France, Germany, Netherlands and Belgium to contest the quarter finals. France's path matched them up with Germany with Netherlands also moving onto the semi finals. Germany won its semi final and went onto become the 2014 champions. Netherlands, after being runners-up in 2010, had to settle for third place.