Latest FIFA Confederations Cup News

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Del Bosque unfazed by crowd hostility

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | June, 28 2013

Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque says he is not worried about a hostile reception for his team when they face Brazil in Sunday's Confederations Cup final at the Maracana.

Man dies in Brazil-Uruguay demonstrations

ESPN staff | June, 28 2013

A man died as protesters clashed with police before Brazil's Confederations Cup semi-final against Uruguay this week, officials have said.

Boot Room: Spain-Italy Live

June, 27 2013

Spain vs. Italy

David Villa understands bit-part Spain role

Kevin Palmer | June, 27 2013

David Villa insists he is content with his diminished role in the Spain squad, after injury and a dip in form has seen him lose his place as an automatic pick in Vincente Del Bosque's line-up.

Balotelli absence 'may strengthen Italy'

ESPN staff | June, 27 2013

Mario Balotelli's absence from Italy's Confederations Cup semi-final against Spain could make the Azzurri play better as a team, coach Cesare Prandelli said.

Tabarez left to rue Forlan penalty miss

ESPN staff | June, 27 2013

Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez believes Diego Forlan's early penalty miss gave Brazil the impetus to grab a 2-1 win in their Confederations Cup semi-final on Wednesday.

Scolari: Brazil are World Cup ready

ESPN staff | June, 27 2013

Luiz Felipe Scolari has lauded Brazil's young guns following the 2-1 Confederations Cup semi-final win over Uruguay on Wednesday, claiming the result has his side prepared for next year's World Cup.

Boot Room: Brazil-Uruguay Live

June, 26 2013

Brazil vs. Uruguay

Torres and Silva in line for Spain starts

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | June, 26 2013

Euro 2012 final scorers Fernando Torres and David Silva look to set to start for Spain in Thursday's Confederations Cup semi-final rematch against Italy, with Roberto Soldado and Cesc Fabregas still battling muscle injuries.

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