Timo Werner looked to have fired another blank in his fourth senior international outing for Germany, but eventually netted his first two goals for the side in the victory over Cameroon. He spoke about his performance afterwards, while Joachim Low praised the Leipzig striker's showing.
While both Group B favourites at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 successfully navigated their way to the semi-finals, Germany and Chile enjoyed very different matches against Cameroon and Australia respectively. FIFA.com rounds up the action.
Germany defeated Cameroon 3-1 to finish top of Group B at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi in front of 30,230 fans.
Germany’s last FIFA Confederations Cup group match against Cameroon is also Joachim Low’s 150th game in charge of the national team. FIFA.com looks back at several milestones during his time as head coach.
For Germany’s national team in particular, the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 is reminiscent of a big talent show – and a ‘recall’ to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia in 12 months’ time is the grand prize. FIFA.com presents three of the country’s latest standout performers.
Germany will be out to earn a strong finish to the group stages, as they jostle with Chile to top Group B, while Cameroon know only a two-goal victory will see them usurp the FIFA World Cup-holders in the race for the semis.
A busy few months across the world of women’s football has seen qualifying for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ get underway across Europe and Asia.
Group B at Russia 2017 remains delicately poised after a day of 1-1 draws that left all four teams in exactly the same positions they held on Thursday morning. FIFA.com reviews the action.
Chile and Germany played out a lively 1-1 draw, with the point earned in front of 38,222 supporters in Kazan maintaining the pair's spots as top and second side respectively in FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Group B.
The Germany coach has always liked to broaden his horizons and although he has undoubtedly looked to Spain for inspiration over the last decade, he has also kept a close eye on Chile. FIFA.com explains why.
We speak from Marcelo Diaz and Edson Puch about Chile's defensive strength and hear why "mental strength and positivity" are considered La Roja's key attributes.
This duel in Kazan pits the winners of the opening two Group B matches against each other. Chile scored twice late on to secure a 2-0 win over Cameroon, while Germany defeated Australia 3-2.
Germany's young players demonstrated a sheer joy of playing for the majority of their 3-2 victory over Australia in their opening fixture – and that was reflected in their post-match comments too.
Germany got their FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 campaign off to a solid start with a 3-2 win over Australia at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi in front of 28,605 fans.
Joachim Low has made it clear from the start that the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 provides him with a welcome opportunity to answer some of his own questions. FIFA.com brings you a few of them.
Ahead of Australia's opening match at FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, 37-year-old Tim Cahill is ready to write another chapter in his story of success playing for the Socceroos.
It is 12 years ago since Australia featured at a FIFA Confederations Cup and then, as now, the Socceroos opened with a match against Germany.
This match marks the sixth meeting between Australia and Germany, with the world champions winning the first three encounters before losing one and drawing another.
The eight skippers at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 come under the microscope, with analysis from FIFA.com's team reporters.
Ahead of opening kick-off at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, fans have a unique opportunity to show their support for their favourite team.
On the surface it seems Australia and Germany have little shared history ahead of the pair’s opener in the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017. In fact the opposite is true, certainly from the Socceroos’ perspective. FIFA.com explains.
Germany's first training session in Russia was held in picturesque surroundings: a fantastic training complex, thrilled fans looking on, and a theme park rising in the background.
From the oldest and youngest players and teams through the tournament's most successful nations to the men poised to make history at Russia 2017, FIFA.com rounds up the tournament's standout stats.
FIFA World Cup holders Germany arrived today in Sochi ahead of their third participation in the FIFA Confederations Cup.
The FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 is about to kick-off and FIFA’s multiple digital platforms will be offering football fans across the globe unrivalled coverage.
When Germany last competed at the Confederations Cup, the likes of Bastian Schweinsteiger and Lukas Podolski emerged as key players. FIFA.com identifies four candidates who could follow in these legends' footsteps in Russia.
The second instalment of the sixth round of European qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ was notable for a dramatic Group F draw between Scotland and England at Hampden Park and a thumping win for Germany over San Marino that consolidated the world champions’ position at the top of Group C.
With 50 games gone and just two remaining, look back at some of the memories caught on video which we will be cherishing from the FIFA U-20 World Cup once the title is lifted on Sunday 11 June.
Every week in the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting a classic FIFA World Cup image. We continue with a look back to Jorge Burruchaga’s winner in the 1986 Final.
Between 9 and 15 June, the very best of European virtual football will lock horns in Munich, where ten tickets for the 2017 FIWC Grand Final in London will be up for grabs.
With just ten days to go until the opening match of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017, FIFA is releasing as of today, 11:00 Moscow time, additional tickets for some of the most sought-after matches.
FIFA.com has begun the countdown to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia, and from now until the start we will share an interesting fact about the tournament every day. Today, we look back on Germany’s revival at their home Confederations Cup in 2005.
The Bundesliga losing its mind-blowing monopolisation of scoring to an unlikely source features in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, which showcases South American superstars and one of the most dominant sides in European history.
The Zambians danced, the Uruguayans embraced each other, and the English players let out loud yells while punching the air.
Zambia survived a heart-stopping encounter to see off Germany 4-3 after extra-time to progress to their first FIFA U-20 World Cup quarter-final.
As in previous years, the FIFA Quality Programme will be represented at the 2017 International Trade Fair for Amenity Areas, Sports and Pool Facilities (FSB) by a team armed with a whole wealth of information about football turf.
The qualifiers for the Grand Final of the FIFA Interactive World Cup 2017 continue apace, with Season 3 set to kick off after the climax to Seasons 1 and 2 in Berlin.
While Zambia have been a blast of raw attacking energy at the FIFA U-20 World Cup so far, they have been able to rely on an extra dose being injected via a particularly committed fan in the stands.
Germany earned themselves a FIFA U-20 World Cup lifeline against Vanuatu, picking up their first win of the tournament, but the result was not a cause for celebration from captain Benedikt Gimber.
As the door was closed on the first two groups of the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017, England and Venezuela sat pretty in top spot, while Argentina and Germany face an anxious couple of days.
Germany will have to wait to see if they have reached the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 knockout stage, after a 3-2 win over Vanuatu saw them finish third in Group B.
A club’s incredible, eternal trust in kids features in FIFA.com's latest stats review, along with an astonishing average attendance and some supersonic sprint finishes for scoring prizes.
Olympique Lyonnais of France won the 79th Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup tournament in their first-ever appearance, defeating Belgian representatives Anderlecht 1-0 in the final.
Over the past year, FIFA TMS Integrity and Compliance has contacted member associations to locate their respective reports and to determine what information has been published by each one of them.
As Venezuela and Korea Republic booked their places in the next round of the FIFA U-20 World Cup, there were a few impressive firsts dotted around as Groups A and B took to the pitch for a second time.
Germany are still hunting their first win at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 after a goalless draw with Mexico that left them on the verge of elimination.
The 79th edition of the Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup takes place this week, with the Buchlern sports complex in Zurich hosting ten youth teams from across the globe on Wednesday and Thursday.
Ahead of next month's FIFA Confederations Cup, we hear from Cameroon coach Hugo Broos on his expectations for the Indomitable Lions at Russia 2017.
FIFA.com has begun the countdown to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia, and from now until the start we will share an interesting fact about the tournament every day. Today we remember the Official Draw of the Confederations Cup, which took place in the Host City of Kazan.
FIFA.com sits down with Vanuatu captain Bong Kalo to talk about playing in the nation's debut at a FIFA competition and the positives they are taking away from a heartbreaking 3-2 defeat by Mexico in their opening match.