We heard from the Russia players after the hosts exited the FIFA Confederations Cup, with positives drawn amid admissions that certain things need to improve before the FIFA World Cup.
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.
FIFA.com talks to former star Australian goalkeeper Mark Bosnich to hear some humourous insights from the Socceroos' run to the 1997 FIFA Confederations Cup final.
Australia's ageless forward Tim Cahill continues to chalk off milestones, with the five-time FIFA World Cup™ goalscorer set to become the first outfield Socceroos player to reach a century of caps.
FIFA.com rounds up the action as Group A concluded with wins for Portugal and Mexico that led to the former topping the group and Russia bidding farewell.
FIFA.com spoke to Chile midfielder Pablo 'Tucu' Hernandez, who says La Roja are not taking their final Group B game against Australia lightly, despite being almost assured of qualification for the semi-finals.
Mexico are in the semi-finals of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 after earning a 2-1 victory over ten-man Russia in front of a full attendance of 41,585 in Kazan on Saturday evening.
Portugal saw off New Zealand 4-0 to win Group A and progress to the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 semi-finals, in front of 56,290 fans in Saint Petersburg.
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.
Chile have one foot in the semi-finals of the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, secure in the knowledge that even a one-goal defeat to Australia will see them through to the last four. The Socceroos, meanwhile, face the tall order of needing to beat the South American champions by at least two clear goals.
Following their dramatic win over New Zealand and on the eve of their crucial match against Russia, Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio talks team selection and his side's hopes.
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.
After being a resident of Saint Petersburg for four and a half years, Portugal defender Luis Neto - who caught the eye with his flamboyant celebrations following UEFA EURO 2016 success - is relishing a potential FIFA Confederations Cup bow there.
There are a number of reasons why Igor Akinfeev deserves a mention as the host nation's best performer against the Portuguese.
Adolphe Teikeu is more than just Cameroon’s defensive linchpin at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017; he is also the Indomitable Lions’ tour guide in Russia, a country he fell in love with as soon as he decided to play his club football there.
Despite or maybe because of their young age, New Zealand's national team say they will show no fear up against Portugal on Saturday night.
A little while ago, Alexis Sanchez shot an advert set in the future and in which he tells his grandson that he had made “history” with Chile’s so-called “golden generation” at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017.
Samuel Inkoom, who has represented Ghana and is currently registered for the Bulgarian club FC Vereya, is to serve a ban on taking part in any football-related activity.
Two rounds of group stage action are complete at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, and with just one to go, no team has secured a berth in the last four. The semi-finals will be determined over the weekend with seven of the eight teams still in the reckoning.
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.
Australia coach Ange Postecoglou is never afraid to experiment and that was again true on Thursday, with late call-up Alex Gersbach thrown in the deep end.
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.
FIFA.com lays out five key points that football fans should know about the exciting young player Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa, who was named Budweiser Man of the Match in Cameroon’s 1-1 draw with the Socceroos.
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.
Cameroon and Australia played out a 1-1 draw in Saint Petersburg, with a point aiding neither of their hopes of reaching the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 semi-finals from Group B.
Group A leaders Mexico and the third-placed hosts meet at the Kazan Arena on Saturday 24 June at 18.00 (local time) in a match that could make or break both sides' chances of qualifying for the semi-finals
Top of their section and requiring just a point from their last group match to reach the semi-finals, Mexico nevertheless need to up their game in a few areas, as FIFA.com discussed with the Tri coach and players.
After facing the challenge of marking the best player in the world in Cristiano Ronaldo, Russia defender Fyodor Kudryashov thinks the FIFA Confederations Cup hosts can grow following their second-half showing against Portugal.
Portugal midfielder Bernardo Silva spoke with FIFA.com after making his FIFA Confederations Cup debut in his side's 1-0 victory over hosts Russia.
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.
Appointed to skipper Australia at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, Mark Milligan now boasts a rare feat having led his nation at three different major tournaments, however it wasn't always easy for the Sydney-born midfielder.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Oribe Peralte were the match-winners for their respective sides on Matchday 2 in Group A as Portugal beat Russia and Mexico saw off a spirited challenge from New Zealand.
Mexico picked up a crucial three points on the road to the FIFA Confederations Cup semi-finals, coming from behind to extinguish New Zealand's hopes of the final four with a 2-1 win.
There was a touching moment ahead of kick-off at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow today as Cristiano Ronaldo took to the pitch hand-in-hand with a ten-year-old wheelchair user.
Portugal claimed their first victory at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 after defeating Russia 1-0 in front of a crowd of 42,759 in Moscow on Wednesday evening.
Staff at the Spartak Stadium Volunteer Centre were treated to a special surprise as former Portugal midfielder Simao Sabrosa and ex-Russia striker Dmitri Bulykin popped in to say 'hello'.
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.
With three of Cameroon's Russia 2017 squad products of the football academy run by the Samuel Eto'o Foundation, we heard from the legendary striker on his pride at the achievements of his "kids".
Despite a six-year age difference, Hector Herrera and Hirving Lozano have experienced highly similar career paths, and have developed somewhat of a brotherly relationship.
Ahead of Wednesday’s seemingly must-win match against Mexico in Group A, some pressing queries have emerged from New Zealand’s camp.
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.
USA's FIFA Women's World Cup-winning coach in 1999 Tony DiCicco passed away on 19 June 2017. World Football remembered the influential figure in women's football.
Ahead of tomorrow's big game against Russia, Portugal right-back Cedric Soares speaks with FIFA.com about his Moscow Mission.
After losing their opening matches, both Cameroon and Australia are anxious to get on the right track. FIFA.com previews the Group B encounter.
European champions Portugal are viewed as the favourites going into Wednesday’s game against the hosts, however, there are a few reasons why Russia can cause an upset.
Australian sportspeople have never been satisfied with losing, and while there was perhaps a time when the Socceroos took some solace from a heroic defeat, any such thoughts are long gone in the Ange Postecoglou era.
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.
Hosts Russia look to stay at the top of Group A at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, but European champions Portugal will prove to be a difficult test for Stanislav Cherchesov's side. FIFA.com previews the match.
Mexico fans have grown accustomed to their side conceding agonising late goals over the years, a curse El Tri finally reversed on Sunday.
Following the recent opening of the Khalifa International Stadium, construction is advancing rapidly across all of the tournament stadium sites ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™.