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The 1991 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final was a football match played on 7 July 1991 at the Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, to determine the winner of the 1991 CONCACAF Gold Cup. United States beat Honduras 4–3 on penalties after the game finished 0–0 after extra time. This was the United States' first major title. It was also the first ever Gold Cup Final and first to be decided by a penalty shoot-out. As Gold Cup champion, the United States represented CONCACAF at the 1992 King Fahd Cup in Saudi Arabia.

1991 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final
Event1991 CONCACAF Gold Cup
United States won 4–3 on penalties
Date7 July 1991
VenueMemorial Coliseum, Los Angeles
RefereeArturo Brizio Carter (Mexico)
Attendance39,873
1993

Contents

Route to the finalEdit

Honduras Round United States
Opponents Result Group stage Opponents Result
  Canada 4–2 Match 1   Trinidad and Tobago 2–1
  Jamaica 5–0 Match 2   Guatemala 3–0
  Mexico 1–1 Match 3   Costa Rica 3–2
Group A winners
Team Pld GD Pts
  Honduras 3 +7 5
  Mexico 3 +5 5
  Canada 3 –3 2
  Jamaica 3 –9 0
Final standings Group B winners
Team Pld GD Pts
  United States 3 +5 6
  Costa Rica 3 0 2
  Trinidad and Tobago 3 –1 2
  Guatemala 3 –4 2
Opponents Result Knockout stage Opponents Result
  Costa Rica 2–0 Semi-finals   Mexico 2–0

MatchEdit

DetailsEdit

Honduras  0–0  United States
Report
Penalties
Castro  
Anariba  
Yearwood  
Flores  
Zapata  
Cálix  
Vallejo  
Espiñoza  
3–4   Balboa
  Vermes
  Pérez
  Caligiuri
  Eck
  Quinn
  Kinnear
  Clavijo
 
 
 
 
 
 
Honduras
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
United States

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