2009 FIFA Confederations Cup

8th FIFA Confederations Cup, held in South Africa

2009 FIFA Confederations Cup was the 8th FIFA Confederations Cup tournament. It took place in South Africa from 14 June to 28 June. Brazil won the tournament after defeating United States. Spain got third place.[1]

2009 FIFA Confederations Cup
FIFA Sokker-Konfederasiebeker in 2009
Tournament details
Host countrySouth Africa
Dates14 – 28 June
Teams8 (from 6 confederations)
Venue(s)4 (in 4 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Brazil (3rd title)
Runners-up United States
Third place Spain
Fourth place South Africa
Tournament statistics
Matches played16
Goals scored44 (2.75 per match)
Attendance584,894 (36,556 per match)
Top scorer(s)Brazil Luís Fabiano (5 goals)
Best player(s)Brazil Kaká
Best goalkeeperUnited States Tim Howard
Fair play award Brazil
2005
2013

ResultsEdit

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Spain 3 3 0 0 8 0 +8 9
  South Africa 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 4
  Iraq 3 0 2 1 0 1 -1 2
  New Zealand 3 0 1 2 0 7 -7 1

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Brazil 3 3 0 0 10 3 +7 9
  United States 3 1 0 2 4 6 -2 3
  Italy 3 1 0 2 3 5 -2 3
  Egypt 3 1 0 2 4 7 -3 3

Knockout stageEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
24 June – Bloemfontein
 
 
  Spain0
 
28 June – Johannesburg
 
  United States2
 
  United States2
 
25 June – Johannesburg
 
  Brazil3
 
  Brazil1
 
 
  South Africa0
 
Third place
 
 
28 June – Rustenburg
 
 
  Spain (aet)3
 
 
  South Africa2

ReferencesEdit

  1. FIFA.com. "FIFA Confederations Cup archive". FIFA.com. Archived from the original on 2019-12-19. Retrieved 2021-02-13.

Other websitesEdit