FIFA Confederations Cup

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FIFA Confederations Cup
Founded1992
RegionInternational
Number of teams8
Current champions Germany (1st title)
Most successful club(s) Brazil (4 titles)
WebsiteOfficial website
2017 FIFA Confederations Cup

The FIFA Confederations Cup (formally known as the King Fahd Cup) is an Association football tournament for national teams held by FIFA. It is played with the winner of the FIFA confederation championships (UEFA, CONMEBOL, CONCACAF, CAF, AFC, OFC), as well as the FIFA World Cup holder and the host. The number of teams is eight. This tournament is regarded as early step on the way to the FIFA World Cup.[1]

Previous winners[change | change source]

Team Winners Runners-up Third Place Fourth Place
 Brazil 4 (1997, 2005, 2009, 2013*) 1 (1999) 1 (2001)
 France 2 (2001, 2003*)
 Argentina 1 (1992) 2 (1995, 2005)
 Mexico 1 (1999*) 1 (1995) 2 (2005, 2017)
 Germany 1 (2017) 1 (2005*)
 Denmark 1 (1995)
 United States 1 (2009) 2 (1992, 1999)
 Spain 1 (2013) 1 (2009)
 Australia 1 (1997) 1 (2001)
 Saudi Arabia 1 (1992*) 1 (1999)
 Chile 1 (2017)
 Cameroon 1 (2003)
Japan Japan 1 (2001*)
 Portugal 1 (2017)
Italy Italy 1 (2013)
Czech Republic Czech Republic 1 (1997)
Turkey Turkey 1 (2003)
Uruguay Uruguay 2 (1997, 2013)
South Africa South Africa 1 (2009*)
Colombia Colombia 1 (2003)
Nigeria Nigeria 1 (1995)
Ivory Coast Côte d'Ivoire 1 (1992)
*: hosts

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