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FIFA CONFEDERATIONS CUP: Portugal and Mexico play out thrilling draw

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Portugal and Mexico played out an entertaining 2-2 draw in their opening FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 match in front of a crowd of 34,372 at the Kazan Arena on Sunday evening. An evenly contested first half saw Portugal take the lead through Ricardo Quaresma after a fine set-up by captain Cristiano Ronaldo. Just before the break, Javier Hernandez equalised for ...

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FIFA CONFEDERATIONS CUP: Dominant Russia win Confed curtain-raiser

SAINT PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - JUNE 17: Fedor Smolov of Russia celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 Group A match between Russia and New Zealand at Saint Petersburg Stadium on June 17, 2017 in Saint Petersburg, Russia. (Photo by Alex Livesey - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

Russia have made a winning start to their first FIFA Confederations Cup campaign, beating New Zealand 2-0 at the Saint Petersburg Stadium in front of a crowd of 50,251. The tournament hosts were good value for their victory, although their first goal owed a little to good fortune, with the luckless Michael Boxall bundling over the line in his attempts to ...

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Kwese TV scores exclusive TV rights to bring the 2018 FIFA World Cup and FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 to Africa


Africa’s newest trusted source for the best in sports programming Kwesé, has again managed to secure the best in sports rights for its viewers by adding the 2018 FIFA World Cup and the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 to its impressive roster. As the world’s best compete for football’s most prestigious title and living legends like Neymar, Messi, Ronaldo and Toure ...

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