2003 FIFA Confederations Cup

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2003 FIFA Confederations Cup
Coupe des Confédérations 2003
Tournament details
Host countryFrance
Dates18 June – 29 June
Teams8 (from 6 confederations)
Venue(s)3 (in 3 host cities)
Final positions
Champions France (2nd title)
Runners-up Cameroon
Third place Turkey
Fourth place Colombia
Tournament statistics
Matches played16
Goals scored37 (2.31 per match)
Attendance491,700 (30,731 per match)
Top scorer(s)France Thierry Henry (4 goals)
Best playerFrance Thierry Henry
Fair play award Japan
2001
2005

2003 FIFA Confederations Cup was the 6th FIFA Confederations Cup tournament. It took place in France from 18 June to 29 June. The host, France won the tournament after defeating Cameroon. Turkey got third place.[1]

Results[change | change source]

Group stage[change | change source]

Group A[change | change source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 France 3 3 0 0 8 1 +7 9
 Colombia 3 2 0 1 4 2 +2 6
 Japan 3 1 0 2 4 3 +1 3
 New Zealand 3 0 0 3 1 11 −10 0

Group B[change | change source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Cameroon 3 2 1 0 2 0 +2 7
 Turkey 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 4
 Brazil 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 4
 United States 3 0 1 2 1 3 −2 1

Knockout stage[change | change source]

  Semifinals Final
26 June - Lyon
  Cameroon  1  
  Colombia  0  
 
29 June - Saint-Denis
      Cameroon  0
    France (asdet)  1
Third place
26 June - Saint-Denis 28 June - Saint-Étienne
  France  3   Colombia  1
  Turkey  2     Turkey  2

References[change | change source]

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

Other websites[change | change source]