Category: Confederations Cup

Telemundo Deportes averaged record 1.2 million viewers for Confederations Cup tournament

Telemundo Deportes’ exclusive Spanish-language coverage of the FIFA Confederations Cup averaged 1.2 million total viewers and 605,000 adults 18-49, and delivered 46 million streaming minutes on digital platforms. The coverage reached over 16 million viewers on television, outperforming Univision networks’ broadcast of the FIFA Confederations Cup South Africa 2009, which aired in similar time periods by +47% and +29% respectively, according to Nielsen. Telemundo’s broadcasts also consistently outperformed FOX Sports’ coverage by more than 3X throughout the tournament (202% among total viewers and 216% among adults 18-49, thru the semifinals). Telemundo’s broadcast of the title match between Chile and Germany ... Read more

Soaked Loew hails Germany’s rising Confed Cup stars

Saint Petersburg (AFP) – Joachim Loew has hailed Germany’s next generation of stars after beating Chile 1-0 in Sunday’s Confederations Cup final — but says the challenge is to defend the World Cup next year. Lars Stindl’s simple tap-in was enough to seal Germany’s victory in Sunday’s final in St Petersburg as the youthful world champions lifted the Confed Cup for the first time. Germany’s head coach cut a soggy figure at the post-match press conference when his players stormed the stage and showered him in beer. “I am immensely proud of this team, we have only been together for ... Read more

Stindl tap-in wins Germany Confederations Cup

Saint Petersburg (AFP) – Lars Stindl’s simple tap-in, following a costly first-half blunder by Marcelo Diaz, was enough to give Germany a 1-0 win over Chile in the Confederations Cup final on Sunday. Diaz’s momentary lapse in concentration let Timo Werner rob him of possession, draw the goalkeeper and pass to Stindl, who scored into an empty net on 20 minutes in Saint Petersburg. This is the first time Germany, the defending world champions, have won the Confederations Cup in the eighth edition of the pre-World Cup tournament. The video assistant referee (VAR) again came into the spotlight as Chile’s ... Read more

Germany beat Chile to win Confederations Cup

Saint Petersburg (AFP) – Lars Stindl scored the only goal of the game in the first half as Germany beat Chile 1-0 in the Confederations Cup final on Sunday. This is the first time Germany, the reigning world champions, have won the Confederations Cup title in the eighth edition of the World Cup warm-up tournament.

Portugal beat Mexico to finish third at Confed Cup

Moscow (AFP) – Adrien Silva scored an extra-time penalty as Portugal recovered from a goal down to beat Mexico 2-1 in Sunday’s third-place play-off at the Confederations Cup in Moscow. Luis Neto bundled into his own net to hand Mexico a 54th-minute lead, but Pepe stabbed home a stoppage-time equaliser to force an extra 30 minutes at Spartak Stadium. Silva then struck his first international goal after a handball inside the box on 104 minutes, while both sides finished with 10 men as Nelson Semedo was dismissed for Portugal before Raul Jimenez saw red for Mexico. World champions Germany face ... Read more

Where to find Mexico vs Portugal Confederations Cup third-place final on US TV and streaming

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Mexico vs Portugal in the Confederations Cup third-place final, you’ve come to the right place. In what would have been a dream final for many, Portugal and Mexico will play it out to determine who will end in third and fourth place in the tournament in an early kick off from Russia. Match: Mexico vs Portugal Kickoff: Sunday at 8am ET Looking to watch Mexico vs Portugal online from your work, home or on the go? If you live in the USA, there are several options to catch all the ... Read more

Where to find Chile vs. Germany Confederations Cup final on US TV and streaming

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Chile vs. Germany in the Confederations Cup final, you’ve come to the right place. This is it. The final between Chile, the Copa America champions, versus Germany, the current World Cup champions. Will it be South America or Europe that will be crowned the best in the world today? Match: Chile vs. Germany Kickoff: Sunday at 2pm ET Looking to watch Chile vs. Germany online from your work, home or on the go? If you live in the USA, there are several options to catch all the action. We Recommend: ... Read more

Telemundo outperforming FOX Sports by 229% in Confederations Cup viewing numbers

Telemundo Deportes is running all over FOX Sports in the race to reach as many viewers as possible for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup. Through the semi-finals of the competition, which in many ways is a dry run for next summer’s World Cup, Telemundo Deportes’ exclusive Spanish-language coverage of the FIFA Confederations Cup has reached over 11 million total viewers, averaging 1.1 million total viewers and 569,000 adults 18-49, outperforming the FOX Networks by more than 3X (229% and 235% respectively) according to Nielsen. Telemundo’s numbers have also outperformed Univision network’s broadcast of the FIFA Confederations Cup South Africa 2009, ... Read more