Thursday, February 9, 2017

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Opening Ceremony Schedule Date, Time, Venue, live Telecast

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Opening Ceremony Schedule Date, Time, Venue, Telecast- The Confederations Cup is a quadrennial international men’s football tournament. This tournament gets organised by FIFA, the International Federation of Association Football (in English). The 2017 confederations Cup will be the 10th FIFA confederations Cup and it will be held on 17 June to 2 July 2017. It is important to know that this Cup will be a prelude of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Opening Ceremony Details?

Date: 17 June 2017
Time: 16:00 [Moscow Time]
Venue: Krestovsky stadium.

Who is performing in Opening Ceremony?

Fifa confederations cup 2017 opening ceremony. Some Famous performers will perform in different costumes, culture etc. Different floats of eight participating teams are also expected to entertain the crowd.

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Opening Ceremony 

The FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 opening ceremony will start on the eve of the first match of this tournament, which is scheduled from 17th June 2017 to 2nd July 2017. The final tournament of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 will be played in two stages: a group stage and a latter knockout stage. In the group stage, each and every team will be playing three games in a group of four, with the winners and runners-up from each group making their position in the knockout stage. In the knockout stage, as many as four teams will be competing in single-elimination matches, beginning with the semi-finals and ending with the final match of the tournament. However, the losing semi-finalist teams will play against each other for the third-place position.

Where I can watch Opening Ceremony on Television?

FIFA Confederations Cups 2017 will be organised in four different stadiums across four different cities. All Soccer Fans watch Confederations Cup 2017 broadcasting tv channels around the globe. Fans in England can watch on ITV Sports, Fox Sports 1 & 2. Fans in America, Telecinco for Spain, ARD TV. Fans in Germany and Al Jazeera will be broadcasting in the Middle East. Fans Russia can watch live streaming on EBU and RTR channels

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Venues - Stadiums

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Venues stadiums- As many as four cities will be serving as the venues for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup 2. Importantly, all these four venues will be among the 12 used for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. It was on 8 October, 2015 when FIFA and Local Organising Committee agreed on the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Venues.
The venues of the Cup are however are namely Zenith Arena, Saint Petersburg, Kazan Arena, Kazan, Otkrytie Arena, Moscow, Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi, Zenit Arena, Saint Petersburg and Kazan Aena, Kazan. Importantly, the Kazan Arena in Kazon will be hosting the semi-final on 28thJune whereas the Krestovsky Stadium in Saint Petersburg will be hosting the final that is scheduled to be held on 2nd July.

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Qualified teams

Russia was the first team to qualify for FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 and host this tournament. By winning 2014 FIFA World Cup Germany directly qualify for the competition.
  1. Russia (Hosts)
  2. Germany (FIFA World Cup 2014 Winner)
  3. Australia (AFC Asian Cup 2015 Winner)
  4. Chile (Copa America 2015 Winner)
  5. Mexico (CONCACAF Cup 2015 Winner)
  6. New Zealand (OFC Nations Cup 2016 Winner)
  7. Portugal (UEFA Euro 2016 Winner)
  8. (Africa Cup of Nations 2017 Winner)

FIFA Confederations Cup Groups

Group AGroup B
RussiaChampions of Africa
New ZealandChile

FIFA Confederations Cup Venues

Zenit ArenaSaint Petersburg67,000
Otkrytie ArenaMoscow45,000
Kazan ArenaKazan45,000
Fisht Olympic StadiumSochi48,000

Zenit Arena Stadium 


Otkrytie Arena Stadium

Kazan Arena Stadium

Fisht Olympic Stadium