The United States will open play in the 2014 World Cup on June 16 in Natal, Brazil, in a Group G game against Ghana, a team that has eliminated it from the last two tournaments.
The Americans were drawn into Group G along with Germany and Portugal.
Mexico will open play on June 13 in a Group A game against Cameroon.
Here is a group-by-group look at the schedules. The top two in each group advances to single-elimination play for the championship.
Brazil, Croatia, Cameroon, Mexico
June 12: Brazil vs. Croatia at Sao Paulo
June 13: Mexico vs. Cameroon at Natal
June 17: Brazil vs. Mexico at Fortaleza
June 18: Cameroon vs. Croatia at Manaus
June 23: Cameroon vs. Brazil at Brasilia; Croatia vs. Mexico at Recife
Spain, Netherlands, Chile, Australia
June 13: Spain vs. the Netherlands at Salvador; Chile vs. Australia at Cuiaba
June 18: Spain vs. Chile at Rio de Janeiro; Australia vs. the Netherlands at Porto Alegre
June 23: Australia vs. Spain at Curitiba; the Netherlands vs. Chile at Sao Paulo
Colombia, Greece, Ivory Coast, Japan
June 14: Colombia vs. Greece in Belo Horizonte; Ivory Coast vs. Japan at Recife
June 19: Colombia vs. Ivory Coast at Brasilia; Japan vs. Greece in Natal
June 24: Japan vs. Colombia at Cuiaba; Greece vs. Ivory Coast at Fortaleza
Uruguay, Costa Rica, England, Italy
June 14: Uruguay vs. Costa Rica at Fortaleza; England vs. Italy at Manaus
June 19: Uruguay vs. England at Sao Paulo
June 20: Italy vs. Costa Rica at Recife
June 24: Italy vs. Uruguay at Natal; Costa Rica at England at Belo Horizonte
Switzerland, Ecuador, France, Honduras
June 15: Switzerland vs. Ecuador at Brasilia; France vs. Honduras at Porto Alegre
June 20: Switzerland vs. France at Salvador; Honduras vs. Ecuador at Curitiba
June 25: Honduras vs. Switzerland at Manaus; Ecuador vs. France at Rio de Janeiro
Argentina, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Iran, Nigeria
June 15: Argentina vs. Bosnia-Herzegovina at Rio de Janeiro; Iran vs. Nigeria at Curitiba
June 21: Argentina vs. Iran at Belo Horizonte; Nigeria vs. Bosnia-Herzegovina at Cuiaba
June 25: Nigeria vs. Argentina at Porto Alegre; Bosnia-Herzegovina vs. Iran at Salvador
Germany, Portugal, Ghana, U.S.
June 16: Germany vs. Portugal in Salvador; Ghana vs. U.S. in Natal
June 21: Germany vs. Ghana in Fortaleza
June 22: U.S. vs. Portugal in Manaus
June 26: U.S. vs. Germany in Recife; Portugal vs. Ghana in Brasilia
Belgium, Algeria, Russia, South Korea
June 17: Belgium vs. Algeria at Belo Horizonte; Russia vs. South Korea in Cuiaba
June 22: Belgium vs. Russia at Rio de Janeiro; South Korea vs. Algeria in Porto Alegre
June 26: South Korea vs. Belgium at Sao Paulo; Algeria vs. Russia at Curitiba
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