Confederations Cup: Yet another trophy for Ronaldo?

( CNN) This may be the one football major tournament where losing has only one upside.

Since it’s start in 1992 , no Confederations Cup winner has gone on to win the following year’s World Cup.

The tournament excavations the winners of each of world governing body FIFA’s six continental tournaments against the previous World Cup Finals champions, and future multitudes — in this case Russia — a year before its showcase tournament.

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