2005 FIFA Confederations Cup


2005 FIFA Confederations Cup
2005 FIFA Confederations Cup
Konföderationen-Pokal 2005
Tournament details
Host country  Germany
Dates 15 June – 29 June
Teams (from 6 confederations)
Venue(s) (in 5 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Brazil (2nd title)
Runners-up  Argentina
Third place  Germany
Fourth place  Mexico
Tournament statistics
Matches played 16
Goals scored 56 (3.5 per match)
Attendance 603,106 (37,694 per match)
Top scorer(s) Brazil Adriano (5 goals)
Best player Brazil Adriano
2003
2009

The 2005 FIFA Confederations Cup football tournament was the seventh FIFA Confederations Cup. It was held in Germany between 15 June and 29 June 2005. The tournament was won by 2002 FIFA World Cup winners Brazil, who defeated Argentina 4–1 in the final Waldstadion in Frankfurt. It was Brazil's second win at the Confederations Cup.

Contents

Participating teams

2005 FIFA Confederations Cup participating teams
Team Confederation Qualification Participation
 Germany UEFA 2006 FIFA World Cup host 2nd
 Brazil CONMEBOL 2002 FIFA World Cup winners 5th
 Mexico CONCACAF 2003 CONCACAF Gold Cup winners 5th
 Tunisia CAF 2004 African Cup of Nations winners 1st
 Greece UEFA UEFA Euro 2004 winners 1st
 Argentina CONMEBOL Copa América 2004 runners-up1 3rd
 Japan AFC 2004 AFC Asian Cup winners 4th
 Australia OFC 2004 OFC Nations Cup winners 3rd

1Argentina was awarded a spot in the competition because Brazil had won both the 2002 FIFA World Cup and the Copa América 2004. Since both competitions award their winners a spot in the Confederations Cup, the runner-up in the Copa América 2004 was called to play.[1]

Venues

Frankfurt Cologne Hanover Leipzig Nuremberg
Commerzbank-Arena[1] RheinEnergieStadion AWD-Arena Zentralstadion Frankenstadion
Capacity: 48,132 Capacity: 46,120 Capacity: 44,652 Capacity: 44,200 Capacity: 41,926
Coba-arena-ffm004.jpg RheinEnergieStadion Köln 001.jpg Awdarena.jpg Länderspiel Deutschland - Kamerun.jpg Frankenstadion 2.JPG
  • ^1 As the Waldstadion.

All five venues were reused for the 2006 FIFA World Cup.

Match officials

Africa
Asia
Europe
North America, Central America and Caribbean
Oceania
South America
Final kick-off

Squads

For a list of all squads that appeared in the final tournament, see 2005 FIFA Confederations Cup squads

Group stage

Group A

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
15 June 2005
18:00 CEST
Argentina  2 – 1  Tunisia RheinEnergieStadion, Cologne
Attendance: 28,033
Referee: Roberto Rosetti (Italy)
Riquelme Goal 33' (pen.)
Saviola Goal 57'
(Report) Guemamdia Goal 72' (pen.)

15 June 2005
21:00 CEST
Germany  4 – 3  Australia Waldstadion, Frankfurt
Attendance: 46,466
Referee: Carlos Amarilla (Paraguay)
Kurányi Goal 17'
Mertesacker Goal 23'
Ballack Goal 60' (pen.)
Podolski Goal 88'
(Report) Skoko Goal 21'
Aloisi Goal 31'90+2'

18 June 2005
18:00 CEST
Tunisia  0 – 3  Germany RheinEnergieStadion, Cologne
Attendance: 44,337
Referee: Peter Prendergast (Jamaica)
(Report) Ballack Goal 74' (pen.)
Schweinsteiger Goal 80'
Hanke Goal 88'

18 June 2005
20:45 CEST
Australia  2 – 4  Argentina Frankenstadion, Nuremberg
Attendance: 25,218
Referee: Shamsul Maidin (Singapore)
Aloisi Goal 61' (pen.)70' (Report) Figueroa Goal 12'53'89'
Riquelme Goal 31' (pen.)

21 June 2005
20:45 CEST
Australia  0 – 2  Tunisia Zentralstadion, Leipzig
Attendance: 23,952
Referee: Carlos Chandía (Chile)
(Report) Santos Goal 26'70'

21 June 2005
20:45 CEST
Argentina  2 – 2  Germany Frankenstadion, Nuremberg
Attendance: 42,088
Referee: Ľuboš Micheľ (Slovakia)
Riquelme Goal 33'
Cambiasso Goal 74'
(Report) Kurányi Goal 29'
Asamoah Goal 51'

Group B

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
16 June 2005
18:00 CEST
Japan  1 – 2  Mexico AWD-Arena, Hanover
Attendance: 24,036
Referee: Matthew Breeze (Australia)
Yanagisawa Goal 12' (Report) Zinha Goal 39'
Fonseca Goal 64'

16 June 2005
20:45 CEST
Brazil  3 – 0  Greece Zentralstadion, Leipzig
Attendance: 42,507
Referee: Ľuboš Micheľ (Slovakia)
Adriano Goal 41'
Robinho Goal 46'
Juninho Goal 81'
(Report)

19 June 2005
18:00 CEST
Greece  0 – 1  Japan Waldstadion, Frankfurt
Attendance: 34,314
Referee: Herbert Fandel (Germany)
(Report) Oguro Goal 76'

19 June 2005
20:45 CEST
Mexico  1 – 0  Brazil AWD-Arena, Hanover
Attendance: 43,677
Referee: Roberto Rosetti (Italy)
Borgetti Goal 59' (Report)

22 June 2005
20:45 CEST
Greece  0 – 0  Mexico Waldstadion, Frankfurt
Attendance: 31,285
Referee: Carlos Amarilla (Paraguay)
(Report)

22 June 2005
20:45 CEST
Japan  2 – 2  Brazil RheinEnergieStadion, Cologne
Attendance: 44,922
Referee: Mourad Daami (Tunisia)
Nakamura Goal 27'
Oguro Goal 88'
(Report) Robinho Goal 10'
Ronaldinho Goal 32'

Knockout stage

  Semifinals Final
25 June - Nuremberg
  Germany  2  
  Brazil  3  
 
29 June - Frankfurt
      Brazil  4
    Argentina  1
Third place
26 June - Hannover 29 June - Leipzig
  Mexico  1 (5)   Germany (a.e.t.)  4
  Argentina (pens.)  1 (6)     Mexico  3

Semi-finals

25 June 2005
18:00 CEST
Germany  2 – 3  Brazil Frankenstadion, Nuremberg
Attendance: 42,187
Referee: Carlos Chandía (Chile)
Podolski Goal 23'
Ballack Goal 45+3' (pen.)
(Report) Adriano Goal 21'76'
Ronaldinho Goal 43' (pen.)

26 June 2005
18:00 CEST
Mexico  1 – 1
(a.e.t.)
 Argentina AWD-Arena, Hanover
Attendance: 40,718
Referee: Roberto Rosetti (Italy)
Salcido Goal 104' (Report) Figueroa Goal 110'
  Penalties  
Pérez Scored
Pardo Scored
Borgetti Scored
Salcido Scored
Pineda Scored
Osorio Missed (Saved)
5 – 6 Scored Riquelme
Scored Rodríguez
Scored Aimar
Scored Galletti
Scored Sorín
Scored Cambiasso

Third place playoff

29 June 2005
18:00 CEST
Germany  4 – 3
(a.e.t.)
 Mexico Zentralstadion, Leipzig
Attendance: 43,335
Referee: Matthew Breeze (Australia)
Podolski Goal 37'
Schweinsteiger Goal 41'
Huth Goal 79'
Ballack Goal 97'
(Report) Fonseca Goal 40'
Borgetti Goal 58'85'

Final

29 June 2005
20:45 CEST
Brazil  4 – 1  Argentina Waldstadion, Frankfurt
Attendance: 45,591
Referee: Ľuboš Micheľ (Slovakia)
Adriano Goal 11'63'
Kaká Goal 16'
Ronaldinho Goal 47'
(Report) Aimar Goal 65'

Awards

Golden Ball Winner Golden Shoe Winner FIFA Fair Play Trophy
Brazil Adriano Brazil Adriano  Greece
Silver Ball Winner Silver Shoe Winner
Argentina Juan Riquelme Germany Michael Ballack
Bronze Ball Winner Bronze Shoe Winner
Brazil Ronaldinho Australia John Aloisi

Goal scorers

5 goals
4 goals
3 goals
2 goals
1 goal

References

External links


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