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Top 10 best football tournaments in the world (Part 2)

Here we continue to share top the most prestigious events about football in the world for your reference.

If you are fan of football, you shouldn’t miss our ranking. Assure that there are some interesting tournaments for your favorite.

3, FA Cup

The FA Cup is regarded as the most UK famous domestic tournament in the world. Its popularity is not less than FIFA World Cup because it is the oldest football event.

It was hold the first time in 1871 then became “the home of football” when it was a good working environment to practice and train talented footballers. From this event, there are many iconic moments and records to be set up for football.

To receive an official ticket for FA Cup, all English clubs from the Premier league to other classes to face to face in the play-off. This tournament is an opportunity for any club because they have the same rights to compete.

4, Africa Cup of Nations

Although Africa is not famous for a strong continent about football, they have full of love and passion for this game. So, the Africa Cup of Nations is the highest tournament to find the dominant in this continent.

The fact, head coaches of the foreign clubs usually find and employ several outstanding footballers from Africa. They own special styles to make deeply impressive for fans.

The most successful team in this tournament is Egypt. They keep records about the champions with seven times. However, they have not reached any higher achievement in the international tournament.

5, UEFA Europa League

This tournament collects some clubs in the Europe. It is created from successor of the UEFA Cup.

Although someone criticizes this tournament that it is not creative among enormous fixture events at the Europa. It is a good opportunity for major clubs to practice and exchange each other.

Top 10 best football tournaments in the world (Part 1)

Football is considered as the king of all sport with enormous series of prizes and tournament. Almost international football leagues are welcomed and attacked by many spectators and fans in the world.

In this article, we collect top 10 greatest knockout football events establishing in the world. All are global reputation as well bring good challenge to show off roles and meaning of football in the general sport.

1, Copa del Rey

The Copa del Rey cup or also calls as King’s Cup which is one of the most prestigious cup in Euro. The fact, it is the Spain domestic tournament since 1928. It has the longest history in Spanish football.

The Copa usually is dominated by one of both giant clubs: Barcelona and Read Madrid. Although sometimes they are distracted by other bigger competitions like the European championship, they always are the most potential teams for the silverware. Atletico Madrid has more achievements with 10 titles at the Copa.

2, Confederations Cup

The Confederations Cup is highly appreciated as the former of FIFA World Cup which is the biggest football festival in the world.

It was established the first time in 2005. As the rule, any country host the World Cup will have the right to organize the Confederations Cup in the previous year. It plays a vital part to prepare good conditions for the most global tournament.

Through the Confederations Cup, FIFA have clear comments and appreciation about nation’s preparation. Whether they need to improve or change any structure or regulation for the most prestigious tournament or not. This is great for the host nation who is the first time to organize a big tournament like World Cup. They may lack experience and skills for preparation, so need to improve from the former event like the Confederations Cup.

Furthermore, it’s a good chance to host nation and other national teams have good environment to exchange and practice each other before the real event.