FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 – Qualified Teams, Schedule & Groups
FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 – Qualified Teams, Schedule & Groups? Which teams have qualified for the 2017 confederations cup? Well, let’s find out below.
FIFA Confederations Cup is a football tournament was founded in 1992, And this will be the tenth time the tournament is taking place, the cup takes place every four years. A total of five different teams have won the Confederations Cup. next year’s FIFA Confederation will be held in Russia and will kick off from June 17 to 2nd July 2017.
The most successful team in the confederations is Brazil with four titles followed by France who have won it twice. Argentina, Mexico and Denmark have won it once each.
Saint Petersburg’s Zenit Arena stadium will play host to the opening and the closing match of the FIFA Confederations Cup. Semi-final matches will be played in Kazan and Sochi on 28th and 29th June respectively.
Qualified FIFA Confederations Cup Teams
Which teams have qualified for the FIFA Confederations? Well, let’s find out. Here is the list of the qualified teams in the tournament.
The Countries that has Qualified for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup are, Russia (hosts), Germany (FIFA 2014 World Cup winners), Australia (Asian Cup winners) , Chile (Copa América champions) Mexico (CONCACAF Cup winners) Portugal (2016 Euro Cup), New Zealand (OFC Nations Cup 2016 Winner) and the winners of the CAF Africa Cup of Nations 2017 which is yet to be played will join the Qualified teams in the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Group Stages.
|Country||Confederation||Qualified as||Qualified on||Previous appearance|
| Russia||UEFA||2018 FIFA World Cup hosts||2 December 2010|| 1st|
| Germany||UEFA||2014 FIFA World Cup winners||13 July 2014|| 3rd (1999, 2005)|
| Australia||AFC||2015 AFC Asian Cup winners||31 January 2015|| 4th (1997, 2001, 2005)|
| Chile||CONMEBOL||2015 Copa América winners||4 July 2015|| 1st|
| Mexico||CONCACAF||2015 CONCACAF Cup winners||10 October 2015|| 7th (1995, 1997, 1999, |
2001, 2005, 2013)
|TBD||OFC||2016 OFC Nations Cup winners||11 June 2016|| TBD|
|TBD||UEFA||UEFA Euro 2016 winners[A]||10 July 2016|| TBD|
|TBD||CAF||2017 Africa Cup of Nations winners||5 February 2017|| TBD|
Full Schedule of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup
In preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Here are the full schedules, dates and venues for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup which will be held in Russia. Enjoy.
In November last year FIFA came together and drew for the group stages which have now been finalized with Cameroon hoping on the teams to have qualified for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017. They sit in group B
– Group A:
- New Zealand
– Group B:
FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 SCHEDULE (Confirmed)
|17 June||Russia vs New Zealand (Group A)|
|18 June||Portugal vs Mexico (Group A)|
|18 June||Cameroon vs Chile (Group B)|
|19 June||Australia vs Germany (Group B)||Sochi|
|21 June||Russia vs Portugal (Group A)||Mosco|
|21 June||Mexico vs New Zealand (Group A)||Sochi|
|22 June||Cameroon vs Australia (Group B)||Saint Petersburg|
|22 June||Germany vs Chile (Group B)||Kazan|
|24 June||Mexico vs Russia (Group A)||Kazan|
|24 June||Portugal vs New Zealand (Group A)||Saint Petersburg|
|25 June||Germany vs Cameroon (Group B)||Sochi|
|25 June||Chile vs Australia (Group B)||Moscow|
|28 June||1st Semifinal (group A winner vs Group B runners-up)||Kazan|
|29 June||2nd Semifinal (group B winner vs Group A runners-up)||Sochi|
|02 July||Third Play Playoff (Losing semifinalists)||Moscow|
|02 July||The Final ||Saint Petersburg|
Four Russian cities have been selected as official tournament hosts for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup. All these four venues will also be among the 12 that will be used for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. And these are as follows. Zenit Arena Saint Petersburg 67,000 seater, Otkrytie Arena Moscow 45,000 capacity, Kazan Arena Kazan 45,000 capacity and Fisht Olympic Stadium Sochi 48,000Venues
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