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May 10

Down’s syndrome children learning to play as a team

FIFA.com takes a closer look at Downside Up, an organisation linked to FIFA’s Football For Hope programme whose mission is to improve the quality of life for Russian children with Down’s Syndrome.

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May 02

Kuranyi: Germany favourites but Russia’s time will come

Former Dynamo Moscow and Germany forward Kevin Kuranyi knows better then most what it takes to succeed at the FIFA Confederations Cup, and he tells FIFA.com his expectations for the fast-looming tournament.

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May 01

Confederations Cup Park brings party atmosphere to Moscow

The FIFA Confederations Cup Park set up camp in a popular recreational spot Moscow last weekend, with Marcel Desailly and the trophy itself among the star attractions.

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May 01

47 days to go: Record-breaking volunteers head to Russia

FIFA.com has begun the countdown to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia, and from now until the start we will share an interesting fact about the tournament every day. Today we turn the spotlight on the volunteers who will assist the organisers …

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Apr 28

Atmosphere building 50 days before Russia 2017

At 18:00 Moscow time on Friday 28 April, it will be 50 days exactly until Russia-New Zealand kicks off at the Saint Petersburg Stadium to get the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 under way on 17 June.
 

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Apr 25

Samoura: Russia-Portugal will be full house

FIFA and the 2018 Local Organising Committe held their last board meeting ahead of this summer’s FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017. FIFA.com collects the main quotes from the media briefing that followed the meeting.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=4/news=samoura-announces-russia-portugal-will-be-full-house-2880425.html

Mar 27

Behind the World Cup record: Oleg Salenko

FIFA.com hears from Oleg Salenko on the five-goal haul against Cameroon at USA 1994 that made him a World Cup record-breaker.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=behind-the-world-cup-record-oleg-salenko-2877482.html

Mar 20

Gilberto Silva: The Confederations Cup is a special tournament

A two-time Confederations Cup winner, Gilberto Silva has been reunited with the trophy during events in Australia and New Zealand. He told FIFA.com about his memories of the tournament and expectations for Russia 2017.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=gilberto-silva-the-confederations-cup-is-a-special-tournament-2876500.html

Mar 17

Gazprom launch fifth season of Football for Friendship

Gazprom, an official partner of FIFA and the 2018 FIFA World Cup™, has announced the opening of the fifth season of the Football for Friendship (F4F) international children’s social project, which will be held in St. Petersburg, Russia, from 26 J…

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Mar 13

Cafu: Russia are one of Confed Cup favourites

During his visit to St. Petersburg to celebrate 100 days to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017, Brazil legend Cafu spoke with FIFA.com about the approaching festival of football in Russia and the best moments of his career.

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Mar 06

Luzhniki Stadium blossoms as it prepares for a new chapter

It may have more than six decades of history, but the Luzhniki Stadium is set to begin a whole new lease of life ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™.

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Mar 03

Puyol anticipating memorable matches in Russia

Spanish FIFA World Cup-winning captain Carles Puyol gave his impressions on Russia’s preparations for the FIFA Confederations Cup and spoke about his expectations for the upcoming tournament in an interview with FIFA.com.

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Mar 01

Win a trip to the FIFA Confederations Cup with Hyundai

The Be There With Hyundai Contest is live! You could be one creative phrase away from winning a trip to the the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017.

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Mar 01

Ticket sales for FIFA Confederations Cup resume on FIFA.com

With 108 days to go until the opening match of the FIFA Confederations Cup, ticket sales resume today (1 March 2017) at 12.00 CET (14.00 Moscow time) via FIFA.com/tickets.

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Feb 28

Puyol meets volunteers, experiences Moscow excitement

Carles Puyol paid tribute to tournament volunteers and to Moscow during a visit to the Russian capital in which he took part in the volunteer interview process.

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Feb 22

Puyol to visit Saint Petersburg Stadium and meet volunteers in Moscow

FIFA World Cup™ winner Carles Puyol will visit Russia next week to get a feel for the excitement as preparations for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 get into full swing.

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