Fabian’s thunderbolt voted Goal of the Tournament

Fans overwhelmingly vote for Marco Fabian's thunderbolt as Goal of the Tournament Online poll sees Raul Jimenez and Ricardo Quaresma finish second and third respectively Fabian continues Mexico's tradition of fine Confederations Cup goals Football fans across the world have voted in their thousands to choose Marco Fabian’s thunderbolt against

Snapshots from a tournament of champions

Russia provided the backdrop for a spectacular FIFA Confederations Cup. Between 17 June and 2 July, the six continental champions joined the host nation and the reigning world champions to fight it out for the right to succeed Brazil as the holders of the prestigious trophy. The curtain came down

The Portugal evolution continues

Match for third place decided in extra time Portugal concede second-lowest number of goals and take highest amount of shots at Russia 2017 Bernardo Silva: “Future is guaranteed.” By Marco Monteiro with Portugal Their objective of making it to the final unfulfilled, Portugal leave Russia regretful, but proud of

A Russian extravaganza & another German triumph

The FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 ended with a final that lived up to the expectations generated by the tournament. Though Germany, who racked up more victories than any other side, lifted the trophy, the finest generation of players Chile has ever produced made them work for it. La Roja

Captain Bravo speaks for a nation

“The applause from the fans tells you a lot,” Bravo said after final loss Praise for Germany and a call for La Roja to look to the future Bravo delighted to win the adidas Golden Glove Giving interviews is always a pleasure when you are on the winning side, and

Six things that will stay with the world champions

Invigorated coach Low finds alternatives Draxler emerges as a leader 3-4-2-1 solidified *Strong foundation and a new trophy * By Steffen Potter with Germany The FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 is now history – and while the same can be said of the Germany line-up assembled specifically for this tournament

Low: It’s an absolute delight

Germany coach Joachim Low was delighted to see his young charges lift the FIFA Confederations Cup title for the first time in the country's history after a 1-0 victory over Chile in Sunday's final in Saint Petersburg. "It's an absolute delight," Low said. "We've performed unbelievably well over three

Portugal come from behind to finish third

Portugal finished their FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 campaign on a high by beating Mexico 2-1 after extra time in the play-off for third place at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow in front of 42,659 fans. Guillermo Ochoa came to Mexico's rescue early in the match when he saved Andre

Germany punish profligate Chile

Germany have won the FIFA Confederations Cup for the first time after a 1-0 victory over Chile at the Saint Petersburg Stadium. A crowd of 57,268 watched the South American champions waste chance after glorious chance, leaving Joachim Low's young side as champions by virtue of Lars Stindl's 20th-minute strike.