Portugal will play FIFA Confederations Cup

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 | 0

Portugal will play FIFA Confederations Cup

The Portuguese surly do not want to Euro’s madness to an end soon. It will be a yearlong celebration. However, Portuguese fan hear another good news along with EURO Champions. Ronaldo’s Portugal gets the chance to play in the Confederations Cup directly at 2017. One of the best players in the world “Ronaldo” will get another chance to win another major title in his career with Portugal.


The winner of six continents, including World Cup-winning team and with the host team a total of 8 team will play FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 which will be held in Russia. According to FIFA rules, in 2018 FIFA World Cup host country, the tournament will held in the same country at previous year.

n addition to Portugal, world champions Germany, Asian champions Australia, Oceania champions New Zealand, CONCACAF champions Mexico, Latin America champion Chile and host team Russia have already confirmed their participation in the tournament. In 2017 the African Nations Cup winners will play the Confederations Cup directly.

The past three-time Confederations Cup champions Brazil failed this year to take part in the tournament. All matches of the tournament will be held in four cities in Russia. The tournament’s group stage draw will be held on November 26, 2016. First match of the tournament will be at 17 June 2017.

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