Russia's top sports official said on Tuesday that he is worried by slow ticket sales for the Confederations Cup.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is edging closer, and Kwesé is bringing the action to Africa after securing exclusive free-to-air sub-Saharan Africa rights.
Australia's improved form in the World Cup qualifying campaign has given hope that the Socceroos can spring a few surprises at the Confederations Cup.
Southgate and the Football Association are determined to use the Confederations Cup as a valuable fact-finding mission ahead of Russia 2018.
Cameroon will face world champions Germany in the group stage of this summer's FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia.
Cristiano Ronaldo has said it would be a dream to win the Confederations Cup with Portugal, ahead of their first ever appearance in the tournament.