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The FIFA Ranking release of July 4 holds several surprises. Brazil, Colombia and England are in an interesting situation while USA have received a boost.
If it does not seem right in world football to see five-time world champions Brazil suffer, things have now started looking correct. Glittering from their tremendous performances at the just-ended 2013 Confederations Cup, the Samba Boys have rocketed back in the top 10 of the FIFA Ranking. Still, it would take much more than a one-sided 3-0 win against Spain in the Confeds Final for Neymar and his... Read the rest of the article »
The Neymar factor heats up the Brazil vs Spain Confederations Cup 2013 final. Watch it live on any online or TV channel in USA and worldwide. Check out live streaming and TV info!
Preview: Neymar’s final pre-Barcelona test
The players that are going to be involved in the Confederations Cup final know each other’s faces too much. The game will be a mix-up of mainly Barcelona, Real Madrid and Chelsea stars; Sergio Ramos, Iker Casillas, Shakira’s husband Gerard Pique, Fernando Torres, David Luiz and the list of Blanco, Catalan and Blue names goes on…
Evidently... Read the rest of the article »
Brazil host the world’s champions; exclusive online streaming and TV schedules; when and where to watch all 16 Confederations Cup 2013 matches live between June 15 and June 30
The whole world has its eyes fixed on unfolding events in Brazil where the FIFA World Cup will take place next year. This summer, though, the stage has been set for eight nations from six different confederations to battle it out in six cities.
Brazil were pitched as hosts in Group A against 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup champions Mexico, AFC powerhouse Japan and four-time FIFA World Cup winners... Read the rest of the article »
All is set for the Confederations Cup 2013 Third-place Final to take place on Sunday, June 30. Uruguay vs Italy will be broadcast on ESPN, Univision and many other online and TV channels.
Preview: Pirlo’s Azzurri and Suarez’s Celeste seeking fitting end
Both players – veteran Italian midfielder Andrea Pirlo and Liverpool star forward Luis Suarez – are nominees for the Confederations Cup 2013 Golden Ball award. Suarez showcased his scoring aptitude against Spain and Tahiti in the group stages of the competition.
The Uruguayan striker really does... Read the rest of the article »
The upcoming final of the Confederations Cup would be quite a spectacle and it would be really interesting to see how Spanish and Brazilian players, who play with and against each other, renew acquaintances and rivalries
On Sunday, Brazil and Spain square off in the final of the World Cup warm up tournament. Interestingly, many players in the squad are playing either in La Liga or in Spain which means there would be quite a lot of tussles and mini ‘Clasicos’ this Sunday.
Dani Alves vs Jordi Alba
This should be an interesting battle. Dani Alves and Jordi Alba are club mates at Barcelona and it would... Read the rest of the article »
The 2013 Confederation Cup has offered much colour with hints of delightful football. Check out Live Soccer TV's compilation of the five best goals!
As an appetizer for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, the competition has conjured up an array of wonderful projection and class in front of goal, cataloguing thirty six goals in total so far.
The public has been enlightened with a brave and untested Tahiti side whilst evidence of a £49m striker has been emphatically displayed in the number ten Brazil shirt, living up to his expectations.
Here... Read the rest of the article »
Spain have never played in a Confederations Cup final but they could break this hoodoo on June 27, 2013. Watch Spain vs Italy live online or on TV and witness what history has in store.
Preview – Daunting task for the Azzurri without Balotelli
When the referee’s whistle will go up to kick off proceedings at the Estádio Castelão in Fortaleza, soccer fans will be 90 or 120 minutes away from knowing if that dream Confederations Cup 2013 final will indeed take place. Many want to see hosts Brazil clash against world champions Spain in Rio on Sunday. However... Read the rest of the article »
Many players performed excellently in the Confederations Cup group stages. We take a look at some of the nominees for the Golden Ball Award.
The much maligned Fernando Torres struck four in a wonderful predatory showing against Tahiti. Despite missing a penalty against Tahiti, Torres picked up five goals in the group stages. Spain dominated the group and Torres was definitely amongst their best players. Torres has a knack of picking up the awards in the big tournaments and this might turn out to be the case once again... Read the rest of the article »
ESPN is among a host of top sports networks worldwide scheduled to show Brazil vs Uruguay live on June 26, 2013. Here is your ultimate source to watch this Confederations Cup semis fixture.
Preview – All eyes on Neymar and Luis Suarez
Is the world going to see both Neymar and Luis Suarez clash in El Clasico next season? If transfer reports are to be believed, Suarez is well on his way out of Liverpool to Real Madrid whereas Neymar is already a Barcelona player. This would only solidify the strength of Spain’s two giant teams while the Spanish La Liga continues to rival... Read the rest of the article »
Taking a look at the four remaining teams in the Confederations Cup, Brazil and Spain could end up meeting in the final, if both sides get past their next opponent.
It is difficult to imagine any international competition without thinking of seeing Spain in the final four, or even the final two. Having claimed consecutive European Championships (2008, 2012) and the latest World Cup (2010), Spain is well on their way to yet another piece of silverware.
In their way will be an Italian side that has had some exciting moments on the international level... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazil international’s move to Barcelona raised a lot of eyebrows but if his performances at the Confederations Cup are anything to go buy with, the former Santos man has proved his doubters wrong.
The 2013 Confederations Cup has been a very productive one for Brazilian protégé Neymar. The new Barcelona signing has scored three goals in three games and has spearheaded the Selecao attack with extreme prejudice while also showing a lot of maturity beyond his years.
The youngster has starred for his team in all three games, opening the scoring in the first two games against Japan and Mexico... Read the rest of the article »
A flurry of goals, high levels of drama, bitterness and euphoria are expected ahead of Spain vs Nigeria and Uruguay vs Tahiti on June 23, 2013. Watch both matches live on TV or online.
Group B permutations – who will qualify in first and second position?
Analytically, only one more semi-final ticket is up for grabs at the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup. Although it looks to be going Uruguay’s way, AFCON 2013 champions Nigeria hold the daring dream of creating an upset this Sunday.
Brazil and Italy are already through and so are Spain – virtually. Looking... Read the rest of the article »
A big update on ESPN networks was made on Friday. The titanic Italy vs Brazil match will be telecast live on ESPN and not on ESPNEWS as previously indicated.
Preview – Neymar and Balotelli mark the hype
When Neymar plays, world football fans – critics and admirers alike – stop to watch him in action. The 21-year-old Brazilian’s move from Santos to Barcelona has widely increased the attention of European soccer fans.
This Saturday, Neymar will come head-to-head with Italy’s darling player – Mario Balotelli.... Read the rest of the article »
It will be all about consolation when Mexico and Japan take to the field in their final Confederations Cup 2013 fixture. Live Soccer TV shows you where to watch this June 22 game live online or on TV.
Match preview: End of road for Chicharito, Kagawa and co.
Japan have zero point from a possible six but this does not reflect the mighty efforts they injected in their battle against Italy on Matchday 2. Inspired by the speed of Honda and the trickery of Shinji Kagawa, they pushed the Azzurri hard and almost recorded a brilliant upset. However, football sometimes is cruel and the Italians pounced... Read the rest of the article »
Luis Suarez and Mikel Obi meet in a must-win game for Uruguay against Nigeria on Thursday, June 20, 2013. LiveSoccerTV previews the match and tells you where to watch it live.
The gap between Nigeria and Uruguay is huge but only two games have been played between these two teams in Group B so anything could happen moving forward. The Super Eagles had the luck of kicking off their Confederation Cup 2013 campaign against the weakest side of the tournament, Tahiti.
Meanwhile, La Celeste Olimpica had the opposite – a meeting with the world’s highest-ranked... Read the rest of the article »
Brazil vs Mexico kick-off moments away; TV schedule, live stream and TV broadcast info compiled by LiveSoccerTV for over 125 countries including Canada, India, UK and USA
UPDATE: Starting lineups confirmed.
The first round of matches at the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup ended on Monday. A total of 16 goals have been scored already with only one clean sheet, recorded by goalkeeper Julio Cesar. On Wednesday, the ex-Internazionale shot stopper will be in post as Brazil take on Mexico.
The hosts are eyeing qualification into the semi-finals... Read the rest of the article »
Brazil’s Neymar and Mexico’s Chicharito both opened their goal scoring account on Matchday 1 of the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup. Now, the pair will clash on Wednesday.
Spectators at the Estadio Castelao will witness a thrilling matchup between CONCACAF greats Mexico and South American titans Brazil on June 19. The individual duel, composed by the presence of Neymar and Javier Hernandez, has lighted up the hype ahead of this Group A fixture.
Mexico are in a do-or-die situation as they count no point in the table following defeat in the hands of Italy. On Monday... Read the rest of the article »
Almost 200 countries to broadcast the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup live; Listen and watch matches live on TV, online, mobile and radio; exclusive live streaming data compiled by Live Soccer TV
Miami, Florida (June 11, 2013) – Football spectators in a total of 193 territories worldwide will benefit from live coverage of the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup matches from June 15 to June 30 available on all media platforms including Television, Radio, Mobile and Internet streaming.
LiveSoccerTV.com makes it so much easier for fans to know exactly where to watch the games... Read the rest of the article »
ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNEWS and WatchESPN to offer live streaming of all 2013 FIFA Confederations group stage matches; Full live listings for June 15-23 detailed by LiveSoccerTV.com
Miami, Florida (June 12, 2013) – The ESPN sports network has promised to equal the greatness of this summer’s FIFA Confederations Cup tournament by broadcasting all games live. ESPN’s team of commentators which includes Adrian Healey, Kasey Keller and McManaman, will offer comprehensive analysis of each encounter in the studio. Live listings for all group stages matches – between... Read the rest of the article »
Nigeria has been placed in an extremely tough group in the Confederations Cup. Can they overcome the likes of Spain and Uruguay to reach the semifinals?
A simple look at the Nigerian squad by a casual observer of the game will not be shocking; their will hardly be any recognizable names. Seasoned followers will be surprised though as the likes of Peter Odemwingie, Joseph Yobo and Obafemi Martins are not part of the squad. Victor Moses and Emmanuel Emenike are unavailable. Nonetheless, seasoned followers will also realize that this squad has plenty... Read the rest of the article »