Today in Kazan was held the draw for the Confederations Cup, which will be held in the summer of 2017 in Russia.
The Confederations Cup is a tournament among national teams held in the country-the mistress of the world championship a year before the world Cup. It involved 8 teams – current world champion, European champion and the host country, the winner of the Copa America, winner of the African Cup of Nations, Champions of Asia and Oceania and the Champions of the CONCACAF zone.
Today was held the draw for the tournament which will be held in 2017, the year on the football fields of Russia.
On its results it became known that in group A will meet teams from Russia, New Zealand, Portugal and Mexico. The group will play the teams of Germany, Chile, Australia and the future holder of the African Cup of Nations.
The opening match of the tournament will be a duel of Russia and New Zealand, the match will take place on 17 June in St. Petersburg. The closing ceremony is scheduled for 2 July.
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