1985 Azteca 2000 Tournament

The Azteca 2000 Tournament was a minor international football competition, which took place in the summer of 1985 in Mexico City.

1985 Azteca 2000 Torunament
Tournament details
Host countryMexico
Dates9 – 15 June 1985
Teams3 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Mexico
Runners-up England
Third place West Germany
Tournament statistics
Matches played3
Goals scored6 (2 per match)
Top scorer(s)Kerry Dixon
(2 goals)

Host nation Mexico, England and West Germany participated in the tournament, and matches took place at the Estadio Azteca. The three-nation mini-tournament was arranged as a preparatory exercise for Mexico, who would host the 1986 FIFA World Cup final tournament the following year.

The first game of this tournament (England vs Mexico) was also the final game of the Mexico City Cup Tournament.

ResultsEdit

Mexico  1–0  England
Flores   19' Report
Estadio Azteca, Mexico City
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mexico
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
England

This match also counted as the last match of the 1985 Ciudad de México Cup Tournament.


England  3–0  West Germany
Robson   35'
Dixon   54', 67'
Report
Estadio Azteca, Mexico City
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
England
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
West Germany

Mexico  2–0  West Germany
Negrete   6'
Flores   46'
Report
Estadio Azteca, Mexico City
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mexico
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
West Germany

TableEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1   Mexico 2 2 0 0 3 0 +3 4
2   England 2 1 0 1 3 1 +2 2
3   West Germany 2 0 0 2 0 5 −5 0

External linksEdit