FIFA Confederations Cup: Time, Fixtures, Venue, All You Need To Know

Russia will continue their preparations for next year’s World Cup by hosting the Confederations Cup this summer.

The eight-team tournament is held the year before each World Cup to give the host country an opportunity to test their facilities and provisions ahead of the main event.

It features the champions of each confederation – decided through competitions such as the European Championship and Copa America – as well as the World Cup hosts and the reigning world champions.

The Confederations Cup is set to kick off on June 17 and we have all the details you need to know.

Groups:

Russia (hosts)

Cameroon (CAF)

New Zealand (OFC)

Chile (CONMEBOL)

Portugal (UEFA)

Australia (AFC)

Mexico (CONCACAF)

Germany (world champions)

Fixtures

Group A

Date

Match

Time (local / BST)

Jun 17

Russia vs New Zealand

18:00 / 16:00

Jun 18

Portugal vs Mexico

18:00 / 16:00

Jun 21

Russia vs Portugal

18:00 / 16:00

Jun 21

Mexico vs New Zealand

21:00 / 19:00

Jun 24

Mexico vs Russia

18:00 / 16:00

Jun 24

New Zealand vs Portugal

18:00 / 16:00

Group B:

Date

Match

Time (local / BST)

Jun 18

Cameroon vs Chile

21:00 / 19:00

Jun 19

Australia vs Germany

18:00 / 16:00

Jun 22

Cameroon vs Australia

18:00 / 16:00

Jun 22

Germany vs Chile

21:00 / 19:00

Jun 23

Germany vs Cameroon

18:00 / 16:00

Jun 23

Chile vs Australia

18:00 / 16:00

Semi-finals:

Date

Match

Time (local / BST)

Jun 28

Winner Group A vs Runner-up Group B

21:00 / 19:00

Jun 29

Winner Group B vs Runner-up Group A

21:00 / 19:00

Third-place play-off:

Date

Match

Time (local / BST)

Jul 2

Loser Semi-Final 1 vs Loser Semi-Final 2

15:00 / 13:00

Final:

Date

Match

Time (local / BST)

Jul 2

Winner Semi-Final 1 vs Winner Semi-Final 2

21:00 / 19:00

Venues:

Spartak Stadium

City: Moscow
Capacity: 45,360

Kazan Arena

City: Kazan
Capacity: 45,379

Fisht Stadium

City: Sochi
Capacity: 47,659

Saint Petersburg Stadium

City: Saint Petersburg
Capacity: 68,134

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