The quarterfinals have not ended yet and it is confirmed that a team from UEFA Confederation will again win the FIFA World Cup trophy in Russia this year. After the elimination of Brazil at the hands of Belgium in the second quarterfinal, all alive teams in the competition are from Europe. The first semifinal will be played between France and Belgium, both from UEFA. Sweden to play England and Russia will face Croatia in the remaining quarterfinals. Check fixtures of 2018 World Cup. All of them are again from European Confederation.
Dominance of UEFA Continues!!!
The dominance of Europe increases deeper into the bracket: 10 of the round of 16 teams; six of the quarter finalists; all of the semifinalists. 544 out of 736 players are from European Confederation. Incredible!
14 teams qualified for the finals of FIFA World Cup 2018 out of which 2 have confirmed their spots for Semifinals. Remaining two semifinalists will be again European teams.
Since 2006, the World Cup is won by European team starting from Italy in 2006, Spain in 2010, and Germany in 2014. After exclusion of remaining South American team from this World Cup a team from Europe is set to conquer the World Cup again. It’s better to see all previous winners of FIFA World Cup.
The last time European team failed to win this trophy in 2002 when Brazil added 5th FIFA World Cup trophy. Europe is just few days away from extending World Cup winning streak of 4.
UEFA, The most powerful Confederation in Football also winning World titles in Club competitions. Since 2014, the FIFA Club World Cup has been won by European team or you can say Spanish team. Real Madrid and Barcelona are the most successful teams of FIFA Club World Cup who won it three times each.