FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 – Qualified Teams, Schedule & Groups

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017

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.

CountryConfederationQualified asQualified onPrevious appearance
in tournament
RussiaUEFA2018 FIFA World Cup hosts2 December 2010 1st
GermanyUEFA2014 FIFA World Cup winners13 July 2014 3rd (1999, 2005)
AustraliaAFC2015 AFC Asian Cup winners31 January 2015 4th (1997, 2001, 2005)
ChileCONMEBOL2015 Copa América winners4 July 2015 1st
MexicoCONCACAF2015 CONCACAF Cup winners10 October 2015 7th (1995, 1997, 1999,
2001, 2005, 2013)
TBDOFC2016 OFC Nations Cup winners11 June 2016 TBD
TBDUEFAUEFA Euro 2016 winners[A]10 July 2016 TBD
TBDCAF2017 Africa Cup of Nations winners5 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:

  • Russia
  • New Zealand
  • Mexico
  • Portugal

– Group B:

  • Germany
  • Australia
  • Chile
  • Cameroon
FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 SCHEDULE (Confirmed)
DATEMATCHESVENUE
17 JuneRussia vs New Zealand (Group A)
Saint Petersburg
18 JunePortugal vs Mexico (Group A)
Kazan
18 JuneCameroon vs Chile (Group B)
Moscow
19 JuneAustralia vs Germany (Group B)Sochi
21 JuneRussia vs Portugal (Group A)Mosco
21 JuneMexico vs New Zealand (Group A)Sochi
22 JuneCameroon vs Australia (Group B)Saint Petersburg
22 JuneGermany vs Chile (Group B)Kazan
24 JuneMexico vs Russia (Group A)Kazan
24 JunePortugal vs New Zealand (Group A)Saint Petersburg
25 JuneGermany vs Cameroon (Group B)Sochi
25 JuneChile vs Australia (Group B)Moscow
28 June1st Semifinal (group A winner vs Group B runners-up)Kazan
29 June2nd Semifinal (group B winner vs Group A runners-up)Sochi
02 JulyThird Play Playoff (Losing semifinalists)Moscow
02 JulyThe 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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