2. Juli Zum ersten Mal haben die deutschen Fußballer den Confederations Cup gewonnen. Im Finale der Mini-WM siegten sie gegen den. 2. Juli Die zehnte Auflage des Confed Cups ist beendet. Im Finale kämpften Deutschland und Chile am 2. Juli um den Titel beim WM-Probelauf (zur. 2. Juli Die deutsche Nationalmannschaft hat den Confederations Cup in Russland gewonnen. Im Endspiel setzte sich die DFB -Elf am Sonntag.
Prior to the opening ceremony at the Brasilia National Stadium on 15 June, demonstrations took place outside the stadium, organised by people unhappy with the amount of public money spent to enable the hosting of the FIFA World Cup.
The demonstrations were part of wider unrest and rioting in Brazilian cities initially sparked by increased ticket prices on public transport, but growing to express deeper public disenchantment with the financial management of the country by its government, specially due to the high inflation.
As the protests continued to intensify during the week, with a reported participation of over a million people taking to the streets in a hundred different towns and cities,  reports in the Brazilian media suggested that FIFA was having to negotiate with the teams to keep them in Brazil and that the tournament could be abandoned.
We are not the answer to all problems and we are definitely not the reason for such a crisis. We are just part of what Brazil is doing for the next 20 years Just before the final in Rio de Janeiro, a large crowd marched towards the stadium both in support of the team and in continuation over the original protests.
Though largely peaceful,  there were some disturbances. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova , Salvador.
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Retrieved 5 April Retrieved 20 October Archived from the original on 8 July Retrieved 2 November The panel configuration of the ball is the same as that of the Teamgeist and Europass balls that came before it.
The ball is white, accentuated with bold black lines and detailed with typical Ndebele designs in red, yellow, green and blue.
On 8 July , however, Port Elizabeth withdrew as a host city because its stadium was deemed unlikely to meet the 30 March deadline for completion.
All of these stadia hosted matches during the Lions tour, but a minimum of nine days was allowed for pitch recovery between a rugby match and a Confederations Cup match.
The referees were announced on 5 May. Replacements from the same confederation, led by Benito Archundia and Pablo Pozo , were selected.
The ranking of each team in each group was determined as follows: Had two or more teams been equal on the basis of the above three criteria, their rankings would have been determined as follows:.
In total, 44 goals were scored by 27 different players, with only one of them credited as own goal. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Free State Stadium , Bloemfontein.
Ellis Park Stadium , Johannesburg. Royal Bafokeng Stadium , Rustenburg. Archived from the original on 11 June That is an absolutely brilliant breakaway goal - and USA have incredibly doubled their lead.
Felipe Melo is booked and he cannot believe it - moments earlier his fierce shot was parried away by Tim Howard, I have absolutely no idea why he was cautioned.
Brazil are spending most of their time probing, waiting for an opening to present itself. He crosses, out of play for a goalkick.
Carlos Bocanegra takes one for the US team, getting the wrong side of Kaka and then trying to haul the playmaker to the ground with a rugby tackle.
I swear I woke up last night with the sound of vuvuzelas ringing in my ears, a cruel joke for my sub-conscious to play.
From abrighterview on Ten minutes in, Brazil have to open up the taps now and look for goals. Jeepers - Landon Donovan whips over a corner from the right and Carlos Bocanegra has a free header, but his effort is deflected behind.
Kaka turns majestically into space in the centre circle and then slides Robinho into space down the left - the Man City man gets into the box and forces a low save from Tim Howard.
Jonathan Spector swings over a cross from the right and in space, Clint Dempsey - on the volley - helps the ball on its way towards the far corner and past the despairing dive of Julio Cesar.
How much will they miss the banned Michael Bradley in the midfield? From Fact Jack on Brought a tear to my eye. The vuvuzelas are in full use as we kick off at Ellis Park.
Fifa will stage memorial for Foe They have already produced their best Confed Cup result by reaching the final and have only failed to score in one of their last 18 internationals.
Though that was against Brazil in a Group Stage pounding 10 days ago. USA Brazil They have beaten USA 14 times in their 15 previous meetings, are unbeaten in their last 15 games and have won seven in-a-row.
I wonder when the USA last ended a similarly impressive run Spain United States Looking forward to rushing home from work and seeing the second half.
It also brilliantly fills the Wimbledon rest day! With Brazil being such a superstitious nation, I feel we may see some Brazilians waving a US flag tonight ; " Join the debate on Texts to , debate away on Missive me up, people, missive me up.
There are a lot of Brazilian flags in the stands but no sign of the stars and stripe USA v Brazil line-ups: Martin Hansson Sweden Oh, Spain won in the end.
Spain South Africa aet Welcome to the Confederations Cup final, where Brazil are expected to comfortably beat USA and win the trophy for the third time.
Something tells me, however, that it might not quite pan out like that The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets CSS enabled.
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