2017 FIFA Confederations Cup
10th and last FIFA Confederations Cup, held in Russia in 2017
The 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup (Russian: Кубок конфедераций 2017) was the 10th and final FIFA Confederations Cup tournament. It took place from 17 June to 2 July. It was hosted in Russia.
|Кубок конфедераций 2017 (in Russian)|
|Dates||17 June – 2 July|
|Teams||8 (from 6 confederations)|
|Venue(s)||4 (in 4 host cities)|
|Champions||Germany (1st title)|
|Goals scored||43 (2.69 per match)|
|Attendance||628,304 (39,269 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)|| Leon Goretzka|
(3 goals each)
|Best player(s)||Julian Draxler|
The tournament featured the following teams: Russia (hosts), Germany, Australia, Chile, Mexico, New Zealand, Portugal and Cameroon. Besides the hosts, all of the other teams qualified because they either won the FIFA World Cup or their regional championship.
Four cities were chosen for the tournament, Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Sochi and Kazan.
|Name||New Zenit Stadium||Kazan Arena||Otkrytie Arena||Fisht Olympic Stadium|
|Team||Confederation||Why they qualified|
|Russia||UEFA||2018 FIFA World Cup host|
|Germany||UEFA||2014 FIFA World Cup winners|
|Australia||AFC||2015 AFC Asian Cup winners|
|Chile||CONMEBOL||2015 Copa América winners|
|Mexico||CONCACAF||2015 CONCACAF Cup winners|
|New Zealand||OFC||2016 OFC Nations Cup winners|
|Portugal||UEFA||UEFA Euro 2016 winners[B]|
|Cameroon||CAF||2017 Africa Cup of Nations winners|
The dates for the tournament were chosen on 24 July 2015.
|17 June 2017|
|18 June 2017|
|21 June 2017|
|24 June 2017|
|18 June 2017|
|19 June 2017|
|22 June 2017|
|25 June 2017|
|28 June — Kazan|
|2 July — Saint Petersburg|
|Chile (pen)||0 (3)|
|29 June — Sochi|
|2 July — Moscow|
Kazan Arena, Kazan
|Goretzka 6', 8'
Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi
Third place matchEdit
Adrien 104' (pen.)
|Report||Neto 54' (o.g.)|
Otkrytie Arena, Moscow
- 3 goals
- 2 goals
- 1 goal
- 1 own goal
- Michael Boxall (against Russia)
- Luís Neto (against Mexico)
|Eliminated in the Group stage|
- Rankings are based on performance, not team skill. Also, these rankings are unofficial and are not based on head-to-head record.
- ↑ "Mutko to chair 2018 World Cup organising committee". supersport.com. 27 April 2011. Archived from the original on 20 December 2017. Retrieved 23 January 2015.
- ↑ "Russia 2018 to start and finish at Luzhniki Stadium". FIFA.com. 15 December 2012. Archived from the original on 1 December 2017. Retrieved 29 October 2017.
- ↑ "Match schedules for FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 and 2018 FIFA World Cup™ unveiled". FIFA.com. 24 July 2015. Archived from the original on 5 October 2017. Retrieved 29 October 2017.