Bryan nips into the cockpit after landing in Honduras.
Pajtim looks ahead to the match with Albania that could secure Switzerland's spot in Brazil.
And the Swiss duly obliged as a 2-1 victory ensured they would top Group E with one game to spare.
Back in SW6, Australia and Canada looked forward to their Craven Cottage encounter, with the Socceroos emerging as 3-0 victors.
England also qualified for next year's World Cup, with a popular Norwegian expressing his pleasure at his former Manager's success.
The already qualified Costa Rica signed off their campaign with a 2-1 victory over Mexico, with Bryan opening the scoring in sublime style.
Over in the Philippines, Neil Etheridge helped his side retain the Peace Cup.
Alexander grabbed Sweden's second goal as they went 2-0 up against Germany, but they couldn't hold on as the Germans fought back to win 5-3.
There was a landmark moment for Pajtim as he was handed a debut for the full Switzerland side in their victory over Slovenia. He joined Philippe on the pitch when he came on as a substitute in the second half.
The players began to arrive back ahead of Monday's London derby with Crystal Palace, with Neil learning some good news upon landing, and Bryan reflecting positively on his time away.