Confederations Cup 2017 Fixtures, Teams & Squads

The quadrennial international football tournament, FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 will be held in Russia and it is scheduled to start from 17 June 2017 and final will be played on 2 July 2017 at the Saint Petersburg. It is the 10th edition of FIFA Confederations Cup which is scheduled to take place at four venues of Russia. The total  eight teams will take part in the tournament. Below is Confederations Cup 2017 fixtures, schedule, teams and squads.

It will be the tenth edition of FIFA Confederations Cup which takes place once in every four years. The defending champions Brazil and winner of last three Confederation Cups (2005, 2009, 2013) failed to qualify for FIFA Confederations Cup 2017.

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Teams

Russia automatically qualified for the tournament and the six winners of the FIFA confederation championships will also qualify. 2014 FIFA World Cup winner Germany also qualified for the tournament. Let’s take a look at all the teams who qualified for the tournament.

Country Confederation Qualified as
 Russia UEFA 2018 FIFA World Cup hosts
 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
TBD OFC 2016 OFC Nations Cup winners
TBD UEFA UEFA Euro 2016 winners
TBD CAF 2017 Africa Cup of Nations winners

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Fixtures, Format & Groups

Total eight teams will qualify for this tournament which divided into two groups of four each. Each team will play 3 matches with the rest of the group members and two teams from each group with highest points will qualify for the knockout round.

In the knockout round, the four teams will play single-elimination matches which are semi-finals and final match of the tournament. The match for third place will also be played between the two losing teams of the semi-finals. Check 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Broadcasters.

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Schedule

No. Date Time (Local) Match Between Ground
1. 17.06.17 18:00 Russia Vs A2 Piter Arena, Saint Petersburg
2. 18.06.17 18:00 A3 Vs A4 Kazan Arena, Kazan
3. 21.06.17 18:00 Russia Vs A3 Otkrytie Arena, Moscow
4. 21.06.17 21:00 A4 Vs A2 Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi
5. 24.06.17 18:00 A4 Vs Russia Kazan Arena, Kazan
6. 24.06.17 18:00 A2 Vs A3 Piter Arena, Saint Petersburg
7. 18.06.17 21:00 B1 Vs B2 Otkrytie Arena, Moscow
8. 19.06.17 18:00 B3 Vs B4 Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi
9. 22.06.17 18:00 B1 Vs B3 Piter Arena, Saint Petersburg
10. 22.06.17 21:00 B4 Vs B2 Kazan Arena, Kazan
11. 25.06.17 18:00 B4 Vs B1 Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi
12. 25.06.17 18:00 B2 Vs B3 Otkrytie Arena, Moscow
13. 28.06.17 21:00 WG A Vs RG B Kazan Arena, Kazan
14. 29.06.17 21:00 WG B Vs RG A Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi
15. 02.07.17 15:00 L M 13 Vs L M 14 Otkrytie Arena, Moscow
16. 02.07.17 21:00 WM 13 Vs WM 14 Piter Arena, Saint Petersburg

2016 FIFA Confederations Cup Final Draw

The final draw is scheduled to take place on 26 November 2016 at the Tennis Academy in Kazan.

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Venues

In this tournament, total 16 matches will be held in 4 different stadiums in Russia named Fisht Olympic Stadium, Otkrytie Arena, Kazan Arena and Piter Arena. The final match of the tournament will be placed at Piter Arena in Saint Petersburg.