FIFA World Rank: 22
Nickname: Les Fennecs (The Desert Foxes)
Coach: Vahid Halilhodžić
Player to know: Islam Slimani, forward. Went from bench to starter for Sporting Lisbon this season.
FIFA World Rank: 11
Nickname: Les Diables Rouges (The Red Devils)
Coach: Marc Wilmots
Player to know: Romelu Lukaku, forward. Find himself alone in the spotlight now that Christian Benteke is out with a torn ACL.
FIFA World Rank: 19
Nickname: Sbornaya (The National Team)
Coach: Fabio Capello
Player to know: Aleksandr Kokorin, forward. He's just got skills. Trust us.
FIFA World Rank: 57
Nickname: Taeguk (Warriors)
Coach: Hong Myung-Bo
Player to know: Son Heung-Min, forward. A trickster with the ball. He's tons of fun to watch.