Russia will host the 10th edition of FIFA Confederations Cup in June-July 2017.
Tournament will begin on 17th June 2016 and end on 2 July 2017 in four venues of Russia.
- Total of 8 teams will take part in the tournament.
- Two groups of four teams
- Top two teams from each group qualifying for the semifinals.
FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Qualified Teams:
|NO.1||TEAMS||HOW DID THEY QUALIFY|
||Direct qualification as hosts|
|2||Germany||2014 World Cup Winners|
|3||Chile||2015 Copa America Winners|
|4||Portugal||Euro 2016 Winners|
||CONCACAF Cup 2015 Winners|
||AFC Asia Cup 2015 winners|
||OFC Nations Cup 2015 Winners|
|8||Winners of 2016 Africa Nations Cup (TBA)||Winners of 2016 Africa Cup of Nations|
Confederations Cup 2017 Schedule:
Tournament begins with the opening game on 17th June 2016 at the Krestovsky Stadium, Saint Petersburg.
There will be 12 group games followed by 2 semifinals, 1 third place match and the final on 02 July 2017.
Group Stage Draw:
The draw for the group stages will take place on 26 November 2016.
Russia has already been assigned A1 position in the group A which means they will play the opening game.
FIFA has announced unparrallel coverage details where most of the countries around the world will broadcast Confederations Cup matches live on free-to-air channels.
BBC will have live coverage in the United Kingdom and the rest of the world channels details will be announced 2-3 months ahead of the opening game.
The more details about the FIFA Confederations Cup will be revealed after the group stage draw has been taken place on 26th November.