Confederations Cup

The Confederations Cup is held every four years, the summer before the World Cup, in the host country, as a test run for the local facilities. It involves the top teams from the 6 football federations around the world plus the hosts and the World Champions.


Messi accused of tax evasion in Spain

Spanish tax authorities have accused Lionel Messi and his father to have filed fraudulent tax returns for 4 years (2006-09) totaling more than €4 million.

Cavani may prefer England to Spain

Chelsea, Real Madrid and Manchester City chase Edinson Cavani but the Uruguayan hinted that he's not sure if La Liga football suits him.

Neymar Interview: the Barcelona move, Confederations Cup and more

Nike caught up with Neymar during the launch of their all-new Nike Hyeprvenom football boots and he talked about Barca, the boot, Confederations Cup and more.

Italy 2013 Confederations Cup home shirt unveiled by Puma

With the help of Gigi Buffon and Andrea Pirlo, Puma has unveiled the 2013 Italy kit for the FIFA Confederations Cup to be held in Brazil.

Breaking Down the CONCACAF Gold Cup Favorites: A look at the United States and...

CONCACAF’s regional championship is just two and half weeks away and two teams are the clear favorites to take the Gold Cup and a coveted spot in the 2013 Confederations Cup in Brazil. Those two teams: the United States and Mexico. These two teams are the deepest and most talented squads in the North and Central American region, but which is the favorite? Heading into the tournament – which starts in Dallas, TX June 5th – a poll would likely come out split. With that being the case, let’s take a look at each team.

The Latino Factor: The Gateway to American Footballing Success

From a far off view, the MLS comes off as a far inferior league.  A league that is not worthy to talk about if...

USA 2-0 Spain – Goals (Videos)

The USA defeated European champions Spain 2-0 to proceed to the 2009 Confederations Cup final. Goals from Altidore and Dempsey gave the Americans the...

Brazil v South Africa – 2009 Confederations Cup Semifinal

Watch the Brazil v South Africa semifinal live online - right here. Spain v USA (1st Semifinal) Date: Wednesday 24th June 2009 Venue: Bloemfontein Kickoff: 19:30 GMT Brazil On paper...

Spain v USA – 2009 Confederations Cup Semifinal

Watch the Spain v USA semifinal live online - right here. Spain v USA (1st Semifinal) Date: Wednesday 24th June 2009 Venue: Bloemfontein Kickoff: 19:30 GMT The Spanish juggernaut...

USA 0-3 Brazil – Goals (Videos)

The USA under-performed or were outclassed (depending on your point of view) by Brazil in today's Confederations Cup clash, with Brazil putting 3 goals...

USA 1-3 Italy – Goal Videos

USA scored the first goal but at 10 men down and playing against the World Champions was never going to be an easy task,...

Brazil 4-3 Egypt – Goals (Videos)

Brazil raced ahead to a 3-1 lead in their 2009 Confederations Cup group game against Egypt before the African champions fought back to level...