Confederations Cup 2017 Official Draw ceremony in Kazan concluded

The Russian national team will play against New Zealand, Portugal and Mexico
Share 26 November 2016
The Confederations Cup 2017 Official Draw ceremony held at the Kazan Tennis Academy is over. The tournament will be held in four Russian cities: Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Kazan and Sochi.

The draw broke the competing teams into two groups:
  • Group А: Russia, New Zealand, Portugal, Mexico
  • Group В: Africa Cup winner, Chili, Australia, Germany
The opening match will see the Russian national team face New Zealand on June 17 in Saint Petersburg .
We've got interesting opponents, every team has a chance.
Pavel Kolobkov
"We've got interesting opponents, every team has a chance. Of course, it will be very interesting to watch Portugal and Mexico. And I don’t know New Zealand all too well. I am optimistic about the performance of our national team," Russia’s Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov said.

For more details go to FIFA’s official website.