2005 FIFA Confederations Cup

7th FIFA Confederations Cup, held in Germany

The 2005 FIFA Confederations Cup was the 7th FIFA Confederations Cup tournament. It took place in Germany from 15 June to 29 June. Brazil won the tournament after defeating Argentina. The host, Germany, got third place.[1]

2005 FIFA Confederations Cup
Tournament details
Host countryGermany
Dates15 June – 29 June
Teams8
Venue(s)5 (in 5 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Brazil (2nd title)
Runners-up Argentina
Third place Germany
Fourth place Mexico
Tournament statistics
Matches played16
Goals scored56 (3.5 per match)
Attendance603,106 (37,694 per match)
Top scorer(s)Brazil Adriano (5 goals)
2003
2009

ResultsEdit

Group StageEdit

Key to colours in group tables
Team advanced to the semi-finals.

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Germany 3 2 1 0 9 5 +4 7
  Argentina 3 2 1 0 8 5 +3 7
  Tunisia 3 1 0 2 3 5 –2 3
  Australia 3 0 0 3 5 10 –5 0

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Mexico 3 2 1 0 3 1 +2 7
  Brazil 3 1 1 1 5 3 +2 4
  Japan 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 4
  Greece 3 0 1 2 0 4 –4 1

Knockout stageEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
25 June - Nuremberg
 
 
  Germany2
 
29 June - Frankfurt
 
  Brazil3
 
  Brazil4
 
26 June - Hanover
 
  Argentina1
 
  Mexico1 (5)
 
 
  Argentina (p)1 (6)
 
Third place
 
 
29 June - Leipzig
 
 
  Germany (aet)4
 
 
  Mexico3

StatisticsEdit

5 goals
4 goals

ReferencesEdit

  1. FIFA.com. "FIFA Confederations Cup archive". FIFA.com.