St Petersburg hosts Confederations Cup final as Germany triumph

St Petersburg Hosts Confederations Cup Final As Germany Triumph

St Petersburg hosts Confederations Cup final as Germany triumph

World champions Germany have taken a first Confederations Cup title after victory against Chile in St Petersburg.

St Petersburg Hosts Confederations Cup Final As Germany Triumph

The Europeans beat Copa America winners Chile 1-0, with Lars Stindl hitting the first-half winner following a mistake by Marcelo Diaz.

St Petersburg Hosts Confederations Cup Final As Germany Triumph

Arturo Vidal as well as Angelo Sagal of Chile both came closing, firing over the bar within the closing stages.

St Petersburg Hosts Confederations Cup Final As Germany Triumph

The final marks a successful conclusion to the Confederations Cup in Russia, with the event being seen as a test run for the FIFA World Cup next year.

St Petersburg Hosts Confederations Cup Final As Germany Triumph

St Petersburg – which will welcome the entire world Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony in September – welcomed thousands of guests for the final on Sunday.

St Petersburg Hosts Confederations Cup Final As Germany Triumph

Fan passes were issued to travelling fans in place of visas, creating the city more accessible, while volunteers welcomed sports fans via around the entire world.

St Petersburg Hosts Confederations Cup Final As Germany Triumph

St Petersburg hosts Confederations Cup final as Germany triumph

Reply