“The prize Fund of the Confederations Cup 2017 will be $20 million

The total prize Fund of the Confederations Cup, which will be held in 2017 in Russia will amount to 20 million USD, reported the press service of FIFA.

“The organizational Committee on holding of the FIFA Confederations Cup, chaired by Vitaly Mutko confirmed that the total prize Fund in the amount of $ 20 million will be distributed among the eight participating teams”, – said the press service of the FIFA.

The winner of the finals, which will be held in Saint Petersburg on 2 July will get 4.1 million U.S. dollars, silver medalist – 3,6 million dollars. Three million expect the team that won third place, while the other semi-finalists will receive $ 2.5 million. Each of the four teams, not the group, must receive 1.7 million dollars.

The Confederations Cup will be held from 17 June to 2 July 2017, for the first time in the history of the tournament will be hosted by Russia.

It will take part: Germany, as the reigning world champion, Russia as the host country and the Champions of all six continental confederations. Australia will represent the Asian football Federation, Chile – the South American football Confederation, Mexico – the football Confederation of North and Central America and the Caribbean, Portugal – the European football Union, New Zealand football Confederation Oceania countries. The representative of Africa must be determined in February 2017.

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