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Official: Confed Cup Player Of The Tournament Revealed

Official: FIFA Confederations Cup Player Of The Tournament Revealed

By David Kappel - Jul 03, 2017 09:48 AM @kappilinho

With Germany having lifted the Confederations Cup title on Sunday night, FIFA have announced the Player of the Tournament as well as all the other individual awards.

Tired of reading? Click through the mini-gallery above to see all the award winners.

Germany midfielder Julian Draxler was named the Player of the Tournament after captaining the European giants to their first Confederations Cup triumph ever.

The 23-year-old scored one goal and assisted another to help Die Mannschaft lift the trophy in Russia.

Draxler became the first German to claim the Golden Ball, replacing Neymar, who won the individual award in Brazil in 2013.

The PSG star became only the third non-Brazilian to lift the individual trophy – the others being Robert Pires in 2001 and Thierry Henry in 2003.

The Selecao players who won it are Denilson (1997), Ronaldinho (1999), Adriano (2005) and Kaka (2009).

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Draxler's teammate Timo Werner won the Golden Boot award, while Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo won the Golden Glove accolade.

Click through the gallery above to see all award winners from the 2017 Confederations Cup, and let us know whether you agree with the selections!


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Pres4life Jul 06, 2017 08:52 AM
Much respect to the Germans
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Schweinstriker_31 Jul 03, 2017 02:51 PM
where was penny in this tournament
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THASI Jul 03, 2017 01:47 PM
Hat off to Germany, they know what they are doing, they do it in a Germany's way, their squad that won them 2014 has been scraped, am very impressed by the young Squad, surely Germany did not expect them to win the tournament, I believe to them winning the tournament is a bonus. we can expect them to defend their world cup. they have a German coach that shows that they trust themselves.
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briansson17 Jul 03, 2017 12:08 PM
His and growing to be a dangerous player,u deserve it boy.
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Mcolisi Mr Nice Dlamini Jul 03, 2017 10:47 AM
Draxler boss
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We Saw This Yesterday Cowditor. Fresh News Pliz.
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