Boot Room: World Cup draw
Vicente del Bosque has placed the future of Spanish football in the hands of midfielder Isco, insisting the Real Madrid recruit "is the future" for La Roja.
FIFA has provisionally suspended Cameroon from competing, citing "government interference" in the wake of the elections of their football federation (Fecafoot) last month.
Italy coach Cesare Prandelli believes Brazil will be the team to beat at next summer's World Cup but is confident that his side will also be among the challengers in 2014.
Gianluigi Buffon has been tipped by his agent to remain as Italy's No. 1 goalkeeper until the 2018 World Cup.
FIFA cancelled its plans to reveal the cost of tickets for the 2014 World Cup amid the continued protests against the tournament in Brazil.
FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke insisted next year's World Cup in Brazil will go ahead as planned despite civil unrest marring the Confederations Cup.