2005 FIFA Confederations Cup

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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

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]

Results[change | change source]

Group Stage[change | change source]

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

Group A[change | change source]

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

Group B[change | change source]

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

Knockout stage[change | change source]

  Semifinals Final
25 June - Nuremberg
 Germany Germany  2  
 Brazil Brazil  3  
 
29 June - Frankfurt
     Brazil Brazil  4
   Argentina Argentina  1
Third place
26 June - Hanover 29 June - Leipzig
 Mexico Mexico  1 (5)  Germany Germany (aet)  4
 Argentina Argentina (p)  1 (6)    Mexico Mexico  3

Statistics[change | change source]

5 goals
4 goals

References[change | change source]

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