Category Archives: Confederations Cup 2017

Russia, New Zealand primed for Confed Cup opener

Hosts Russia kick off the Confederations Cup against New Zealand in Saint Petersburg on Saturday, targeting victory in their opening match to set the tone for a successful tournament. “We’ve worked hard and I believe now we’re well-prepared for the opening game,” Zenit midfielder Igor Smolnikov told Russian TV. “But we will be able to […]