<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 30 Nov 2016 10:58:00 GMTThu, 01 Dec 2016 11:35:58 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 tickets go on public sale]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Confederations Cup stadiums awaiting fans at "Tournament of Champions"]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=confederations-cup-stadiums-awaiting-fans-at-tournament-of-champions-2856646.htmlFIFA.com provides an update on how progress is going. The focus in November is on the venues preparing to welcome fans and players at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in six months' time.]]>Tue, 29 Nov 2016 14:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Hudson: Playing against host nation is huge]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=hudson-playing-against-host-nation-is-huge-2855501.htmlFIFA.com his thoughts on playing hosts Russia, CONCACAF powerhouse Mexico and European champions Portugal in Group A at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017.]]>Sat, 26 Nov 2016 22:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Postecoglou: Facing Germany is a great opportunity]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=postecoglou-playing-germany-s-a-great-opportunity-2855498.htmlFIFA.com some of his reflections on playing Germany, Chile and the champion of Africa in Group B at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017.]]>Sat, 26 Nov 2016 21:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Volunteers at the heart of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Official Draw]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=volunteers-at-the-heart-of-the-fifa-confederations-cup-2017-official-d-2855272.htmlThe period leading up to and including the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Official Draw was a great opportunity for 270 Russian and international volunteers to pick up unique experiences and feed off positive emotions from meeting interesting new people. 

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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 16:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=VolunteersKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[Tournament of Champions map drawn in Kazan]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=draw-made-for-tournament-of-champions-2855232.htmlSat, 26 Nov 2016 15:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Full steam ahead in preparation for the FIFA Confederations Cup]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=full-steam-ahead-in-preparation-for-the-fifa-confederations-cup-2855332.htmlBefore the Official Draw for the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 got underway, FIFA, the Local Organising Committee (LOC) and the Host Country provided an update on prepareations for the Tournament of Champions. FIFA.com brings below the main quotes of the press conference.

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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 14:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[2018 FIFA World Cup Countdown clock unveiled in Kazan]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=2018-fifa-world-cup-countdown-clock-unveiled-in-kazan-2855277.htmlSat, 26 Nov 2016 11:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Kazan ready for a magnificent FIFA Confederations Cup Official Draw]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=kazan-ready-for-a-magnificent-fifa-confederations-cup-official-draw-2855077.htmlFri, 25 Nov 2016 11:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[The Russia 2017 Official Draw in numbers]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=the-russia-2017-official-draw-in-numbers-2855046.htmlWith just hours to go before the Official Draw for the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 in Kazan, FIFA.com reveals some key facts and figures on the event.

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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 10:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[USD 20 million in prize money for FIFA Confederations Cup teams]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=usd-20-million-in-prize-money-for-fifa-confederations-cup-teams-2855001.htmlThe Organising Committee for the FIFA Confederations Cup, under the chairmanship of Vitaly Mutko, has confirmed that a total prize pool of USD 20m will be shared among the eight participating teams.

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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 09:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Confederation champions poised to find out their fate]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=confederation-champions-poised-to-find-out-their-fate-2854775.htmlFIFA.com's exclusive coverage.]]>Fri, 25 Nov 2016 08:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Follow Saturday's Russia 2017 draw live on FIFA.com]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=follow-saturday-s-russia-2017-draw-live-on-fifa-com-2854456.htmlFIFA.com will be streaming live on Saturday 26 November as the Official Draw for the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 takes place at the Kazan Tennis Academy.]]>Thu, 24 Nov 2016 15:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Draw procedures of the Official Draw confirmed]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=draw-procedures-of-the-official-draw-confirmed-2854215.htmlThu, 24 Nov 2016 09:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Karadeniz: Kazan is unlike other Russian cities]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=karadeniz-kazan-is-unlike-other-russian-cities-2853996.htmlFIFA.com about why the city has become a beloved adopted home.]]>Wed, 23 Nov 2016 08:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Semak relishing Confederations Cup ahead of draw]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=semak-relishing-confederations-cup-ahead-of-draw-2853963.htmlFormer Russia captain Sergei Semak speaks to FIFA.com ahead of the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 Draw in Kazan on 26 November, where he will on hand to assist with the event.

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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 10:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Russia's sports city embracing football ahead of Confederations Cup draw]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=russia-s-sports-city-embracing-football-ahead-of-confederations-cup-dr-2853967.htmlFrom Melbourne to Lisbon, the eyes of the footballing world will be focused on Kazan this Saturday for the Official Draw for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017. We look closer at what makes this sports-mad city tick.

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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 10:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Enthusiastic demand for FIFA Confederations Cup tickets by Visa cardholders]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=enthusiastic-demand-for-fifa-confederations-cup-tickets-by-visa-cardho-2852528.htmlThu, 17 Nov 2016 13:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Semak and Isinbaeva relishing FIFA Confederations Cup draw role]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=semak-and-isinbaeva-relishing-fifa-confederations-cup-draw-role-2851654.htmlWed, 16 Nov 2016 12:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Beautiful goals in Russia 2017 thanks to Krasava]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=beautiful-goals-in-russia-2017-thanks-to-krasava-2848918.htmlThe Official Match Ball for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 has been named and unveiled. Krasava! 

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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 08:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Two-time winner Julio Baptista to take part in FIFA Confederations Cup draw]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=two-time-winner-julio-baptista-to-take-part-in-fifa-confederations-cup-2848789.htmlThe Official Draw for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 will feature a very special guest, whose footballing career is intertwined with the tournament. 

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Wed, 09 Nov 2016 14:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[FIFA Confederations Cup on sale for Visa card holders]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=first-fifa-confederations-cup-tickets-go-on-sale-on-8-november-2016-fo-2847741.htmlThu, 03 Nov 2016 08:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Yana Churikova and Andrey Malakhov to present FIFA Confederations Cup draw]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=yana-churikova-and-andrey-malakhov-to-present-fifa-confederations-cup--2847587.htmlWed, 02 Nov 2016 13:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Postecoglou: We rested Cahill due to massive 2017]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=postecoglou-we-rested-cahill-due-to-massive-2017-2847617.htmlWed, 02 Nov 2016 12:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Gerello: Passion for football and music in Saint Petersburg]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=gerello-passion-for-football-and-music-in-saint-petersburg-2846951.htmlFIFA.com about what the tournament means for the city on the Neva River.]]>Fri, 28 Oct 2016 08:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Training sites on track for Russia 2017]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=training-sites-on-track-for-russia-2017-2846869.htmlThu, 27 Oct 2016 11:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Experience Sochi: Mountains, nature, seas and an Olympic legacy]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=experience-sochi-mountains-nature-seas-and-an-olympic-legacy-2846753.htmlSochi is one of the premier destinations on FIFA's map of upcoming global football tournaments, as the city is set to host matches at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 and the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. FIFA.com reveals how best to spend your time in Sochi during the next two summers.

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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 07:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[FIFA opens tender process in Russia for the media rights to the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ and the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 ]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2016/m=10/news=fifa-opens-tender-process-in-russia-for-the-media-rights-to-the-2018-f-2845368.htmlFri, 21 Oct 2016 15:57:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=TVKind=Release<![CDATA[Leckie’s broad shoulders ready to bear extra load]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=leckie-s-broad-shoulders-ready-to-bear-extra-load-2840535.htmlFIFA.com speaks with Australia's Mathew Leckie about his increasing influence at international level and the Socceroos hopes of qualifying for Russia 2018.]]>Wed, 05 Oct 2016 10:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Vesnina: Sea, mountains and football in Sochi]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=thu-22-09-elena-vesnina-sea-mountains-and-football-in-sochi-2835909.htmlFIFA.com about the city's charms ahead of the two tournaments set to grace the Black Sea resort.]]>Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Neto: Portugal will aim to win Confederations Cup]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=neto-portugal-will-aim-to-win-confederations-cup-2832932.htmlPortugal and Zenit St. Petersburg defender Luis Neto speaks with FIFA.com about watching his country's greatest achievement with his club team-mates this summer and dreaming of playing for his country in the FIFA Confederations Cup in his adopted city.

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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 09:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[FIFA launches VKontakte account ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=fifa-launches-vkontakte-account-2830743.htmlMon, 05 Sep 2016 10:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Drama to the end in AFCON qualifying]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=drama-to-the-end-in-afcon-qualifying-2830719.htmlMon, 05 Sep 2016 01:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Six AFCON spots up for grabs]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=six-afcon-spots-up-for-grabs-2830070.htmlFri, 02 Sep 2016 05:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Cherchesov calm ahead of Russia's historic campaign]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=8/news=cherchesov-calm-ahead-of-russia-s-historic-campaign-2823241.htmlFIFA.com hears from Russia's new coach Stanislav Cherchesov as he prepares to lead his team in a historic first FIFA World Cup on home soil.]]>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 09:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Russian volunteers ready for the World Cup after EURO experience]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=russian-volunteers-ready-for-the-world-cup-after-euro-experience-2812797.html20 Russian volunteers from 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Volunteer Centres spent over a month helping out organisers at the recently concluded UEFA EURO 2016 in France and gained invaluable experience in the process.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=VolunteersKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[Alfa-Bank unveiled as first-ever Regional Supporter for the FIFA World Cup™ ]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2016/m=7/news=alfa-bank-unveiled-as-first-ever-regional-supporter-for-the-fifa-world-2812200.htmlMon, 18 Jul 2016 10:12:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=MarketingKind=Release<![CDATA[Pizzi making his presence felt]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=pizzi-making-his-presence-felt-2812003.htmlAfter being appointed Chile national team coach just earlier this year, Juan Antonio Pizzi steered his side to glory at last month's Copa America Centenario. FIFA.com takes a look at his La Roja reign so far.  

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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 19:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[First round of visits to Russia 2018 stadiums for monitoring working conditions completed]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=first-round-of-visits-to-russia-2018-stadiums-for-monitoring-working-c-2811754.htmlTue, 12 Jul 2016 13:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Portugal lead chorus of redemption songs]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/171/9/index.htmlFIFA.com reflects on a UEFA European Championship that produced plenty of unexpected results, created a few fresh heroes and ended Portugal's long wait for a major international trophy.]]>Tue, 12 Jul 2016 09:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Sights to see in Saint Petersburg]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=sights-to-see-in-saint-petersburg-2811670.htmlMon, 11 Jul 2016 17:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[French players seek positives amid dashed dreams]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/169/0/index.htmlFIFA.com after Les Bleus slumped to a heartbreaking extra-time defeat to Portugal in the EURO 2016 final.]]>Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Portugal find belief in adversity]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/167/6/index.htmlFIFA.com last night, they did so with a huge smile on their lips, with each player revealing that their victory began to take shape when they suffered the huge blow of losing Cristiano Ronaldo.]]>Mon, 11 Jul 2016 10:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Eder: Ronaldo told me I would score the winner]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/165/8/index.htmlMon, 11 Jul 2016 05:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Eder’s extra-time winner puts Portugal in Confederations Cup]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=eder-s-extra-time-winner-puts-portugal-in-confederations-cup-2811653.htmlSubstitute Eder played the role of hero in lieu of an injured Cristiano Ronaldo as the Portugal No9 scored in the 109th minute to send Fernando Santos’ side past UEFA EURO 2016 hosts France 1-0 and into next year's FIFA Confederations Cup.

 

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Sun, 10 Jul 2016 23:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Portugal out to bury memories of Greek tragedy]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/159/1/index.htmlPortugal have a chance on Sunday to erase their second place finish at UEFA EURO 2004 and their loss at the hands of Greece when they take on hosts France in the 2016 final at the Stade de France.

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Sat, 09 Jul 2016 17:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[Umtiti targeting more July jubilation]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/157/9/index.html​FIFA.com ​caught up with France defender Samuel Umtiti, who is hoping to cap a remarkable July with victory in the UEFA EURO 2016 final.

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Sat, 09 Jul 2016 12:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[France eye hat-trick, Portugal glory]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/155/0/index.htmlFIFA.com previews the UEFA EURO 2016 final between hosts France and Portugal, a match that will also decide which team will represent Europe at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017.

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Sat, 09 Jul 2016 11:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[Bats: Nothing tops the 1984 final for me]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/159/7/index.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Joel Bats, who entered the annals of French football thanks to his performance in the 1986 FIFA World Cup Mexico quarter-final against Brazil, to speak about his fondest footballing memories, including a triumph at UEFA European Championship 1984.

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Sat, 09 Jul 2016 10:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=InterviewTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[Ledley looking onwards and upwards]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/144/9/index.htmlFollowing their exit from UEFA EURO 2016 after a 2-0 semi-final loss to Portugal, Wales midfielder Joe Ledley spoke with FIFA.com about his team's historic performance and how it can have a lasting impact on Welsh football.

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Thu, 07 Jul 2016 22:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[Jacquet: This France team is full of potential]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/125/7/index.htmlFIFA.com about the pressure of being hosts, the job being done by the current coach and his former captain, and Les Bleus' chances against Germany.]]>Wed, 06 Jul 2016 09:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=InterviewTournament=UEFA EURO 2016