World ranking: 3
Manager: Joachim Loew
Euro 2012 status: Marched to next summer's finals with a frightening 100pc record and they are hotly fancied to win the competition outright.
World ranking: 14
Manager: Erik Hamren
Euro 2012 status: Qualified as best runners-up after stopping the Dutch from going through the campaign with a 100pc success rate. In Pot 3 for the draw in Kiev.
World ranking: 72
Manager: Marcel Koller
Euro 2012 status: Finished fourth in Germany's group, losing four out of their 10 games, with Turkey and Belgium also ahead of them in the final standings.
World ranking: 122
Manager: Lars Olsen
Euro 2012 status: Performed credibly under Brian Kerr, registering a win over Estonia and a draw with Northern Ireland. Still finished bottom of Group C though.
World ranking: 129
Manager: Miroslav Beranek
Euro 2012 status: The whipping boys of Germany's group landed rock bottom with four points from 10 matches, scoring just six goals and conceding 24.