News - Russia 2017 squads confirmed
News - Russia 2017 squads confirmed

Russia 2017 squads confirmed

Russia 2017 squads confirmed
Thursday, 8 June 2017, 16:18

Squads for all eight teams at Russia 2017 confirmed
Cristiano Ronaldo and other star names among the 184 players selected
Tournament of Champions kicks off on 17 June

All eight participating nations have now confirmed their squads for the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017.

There are plenty of stellar names among the 184 players selected, with the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Alexis Sanchez set to make their mark of the Tournament of Champions.

Hosts Russia, meanwhile, will hope to benefit from the experience of veteran midfielder Yuri Zhirkov and Igor Akinfeev, their goalkeeper and captain.

Germany, by contrast, have be looking for big things from a largely youthful squad, with Timo Werner and Julian Brandt - both 21 - among the exciting players aiming to make an impression.

The Confederations Cup, which sees the respective continental champions join the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ hosts and reigning world champions, will be played out across four Russian cities between 17 June and 2 July.

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2018 FIFA World Cup: over three million tickets requested as sales go on
2018 FIFA World Cup: over three million tickets requested as sales go on
With 150 days left until the start of the biggest single-sport event in the world, the demand for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ tickets keeps increasing – both from domestic and international football fans.
Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 12:34

FIFA announces award of media rights in Russia and Italy for 2018 FIFA World Cup
FIFA announces award of media rights in Russia and Italy for 2018 FIFA World Cup
In Russia, rights have been granted to the 2SPORT2 consortium (representing Channel One, RTR and Match TV), which will ensure comprehensive coverage of the competition in the host country.
Friday, 22 December 2017, 16:43

FIFA World Cup™ ticket sales proceed on FIFA.com – over 2,300,000 tickets requested since 5 December
FIFA World Cup™ ticket sales proceed on FIFA.com – over 2,300,000 tickets requested since 5 December
Fans from all around the world can apply for 2018 FIFA World Cup™ tickets as the first window of sales phase 2 proceeds through the official platform FIFA.com/tickets.
Thursday, 21 December 2017, 09:56

2018 FIFA World Cup: 1,318,109 tickets requested in 24 hours
2018 FIFA World Cup: 1,318,109 tickets requested in 24 hours
Ticket sales for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia resumed on 5 December exclusively on FIFA.com/tickets and the excitement sparked by the Final Draw brought another wave of worldwide interest.
Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 16:03