Confed Cup shows Russia ready to host World Cup

Saint Petersburg, July 3 Germany's Confederations Cup-winning coach Joachim Loew and FIFA president Gianni Infantino have led the calls for giving Russia the seal of approval to host next year's...

Jul 03, 2017 7:35 PM | Newsscroll

'Brilliant' Germany can win Confed Cup - Loew

Sochi, June 30 Joachim Loew hailed Germany's "brilliant" 4-1 win over Mexico in the Confederations Cup semi-final and said his youthful squad are ambitious enough to beat Chile in the final.Loew...

Jun 30, 2017 9:35 AM | Newsscroll

Germany's Loew wants dopers named and shamed

Sochi, June 28 Germany manager Joachim Loew wants the names of any players caught doping to be made public, after Russian football was today accused of tampering with urine samples.A year before...

Jun 28, 2017 10:33 PM | Newsscroll

Mexico wary of Germany's young guns

Sochi, June 28 Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio warned against underestimating a youthful Germany in tomorrow's Confederations Cup semi-final because of the wealth of experience many of them have...

Jun 28, 2017 5:06 PM | Newsscroll

Germany duo braced for tough semi with Mexico

Sochi, June 27 Germany's Premier League stars Emre Can and Shkodran Mustafi expect a tough battle against Mexico in Thursday's Confederations Cup semi-final as the world champions chase more...

Jun 27, 2017 6:56 PM | Newsscroll

Loew relishes Mexico test at Confederations Cup

Sochi, June 26 Germany's Joachim Loew said he is looking forward to facing Mexico on Thursday in the Confederations Cup semi-finals after the world champions pipped Chile to top spot in Group B.The...

Jun 26, 2017 9:46 AM | Newsscroll

Loew set to add to Germany's strong semis record

Sochi, June 24 Joachim Loew can maintain his proud decade-long record of steering Germany to the semi-finals at major tournaments with a draw against Cameroon tomorrow enough to reach the last four...

Jun 24, 2017 6:20 PM | Newsscroll

Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi-final berths

Sochi, June 23 Portugal are set to rest Cristiano Ronaldo for tomorrow's clash against New Zealand as the Euro 2016 winners look to confirm their passage into next week's Confederations Cup...

Jun 23, 2017 6:31 PM | Newsscroll

Heavyweights Germany, Chile clash at Confed Cup

Sochi, June 21 Germany and Chile clash for control of Group B at the Confederations Cup tomorrow with die Mannschaft's head coach Joachim Loew talking up the south American champions."They have...

Jun 21, 2017 8:26 PM | Newsscroll

Russia set for World Cup stress test in Confed Cup

Saint Petersburg, June 17 Russia faces a stress test of its readiness to host the 2018 World Cup as the Confederations Cup kicks off today amid concerns over hooliganism and security.World Cup...

Jun 17, 2017 10:07 AM | Newsscroll