The A group is dominated by the French national team so far. They are first with 13 points, Sweden is in the second place with 10. France won in Luxembourg 1-3, and Sweden defeated Belarus 4-0. Bulgaria won 2-0 against Netherlands and they are currently third with 9 points, while Oranje is behind them with 7.
Switzerland is confidently cruising trough B group with all five victories. The minimal win against Latvia kept them in front of Portugal who has 12 points and who defeated third-placed Hungary, 3-0. The Hungarians have 7 points so far.
The similar situation is also in the C group. Germany has all wins, and Northen Ireland is on the second place with 10 points. Germany defeated Azerbaijan 1-4, while Northern Ireland won against Norway 2-0. The Czech Republic is on the third place with 8 points one more than Azerbaijan.
D group is the most intense at the moment because teams there have the similar quality.Serbia defeated Georgia 1-3, and they along with the Ireland who played only a draw at home, against Wales are first with 11 points. Wales and Austria have 7 points, but there are many games ahead and be sure that this group will be the closest one when it comes to the final round.
Poland defeated Montenegro on the road 1-2, and they did a hell of a job, because they are alone at the top of the group E with 13 points, while Montenegro and Denmark have 7 a piece, and Romania and Armenia have one point less. The Polish side is an absolute favorite for the first place in this group, while all the other teams will have a lot of problems during the rest of qualifications.
Group F is also interesting. England is first with 13 points and without one single goal conceded. they defeated Lithuania 3-0. Slovakia is second with 9, and they won at Malta 1-3. Scotland won against Slovenia and made thing complicated. The Scotts are now fourth with 7 points and Slovenia has one more on the third place.
Spain and Italy continued their race for two in G group, and they both have 13 points a piece. Spain defeated Israel 4-1, while Italy won against Albania 2-0. Both teams played at home. Israel is on the third place with 9 points and Albania on the fourth with 6. Greece made a surprise in Belgium and grabbed a point, 1-1. They are now second with 11 points two behind Belgium, but they have the home ground advantage against them. Bosnia is third with 10 points, as they defeated Gibraltar 5-0.
In the group I, Croatia is confidently on top, with 13 points from 5 games, and 11-1 goal difference, and they defeated Ukraine at home, who are currently tied for the third place with Turkey, both having 8 points. Turkish team won against Finland at their home ground. Iceland defeated Kosovo in the away match and they are second with 10 points.