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.