2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final

The 2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final was a football match to determine the winners of the 2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup. The match was held at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, on 24 July 2005. It was contested by the winners of the semi-finals, United States and Panama. The game would end in a 0–0 draw after extra time, leading to a penalty shoot-out which the United States would win 3–1 with the decisive kick coming from Brad Davis.[1]

2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final
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Giants Stadium hosted the final
Event2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup
United States won 3–1 on penalties
Date24 July 2005
VenueGiants Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey
RefereeCarlos Batres (Guatemala)
Attendance31,018
2003
2007

Route to the finalEdit

United States Round Panama
Opponents Result Group stage Opponents Result
  Cuba 4–1 Match 1   Colombia 1–0
  Canada 2–0 Match 2   Trinidad and Tobago 2–2
  Costa Rica 0–0 Match 3   Honduras 0–1
Group B winners
Pos Team Pld Pts
1   United States 3 7
2   Costa Rica 3 7
3   Canada 3 3
4   Cuba 3 0
Final standings Group A runners-up
Pos Team Pld Pts
1   Honduras 3 7
2   Panama 3 4
3   Colombia 3 3
4   Trinidad and Tobago 3 2
Opponents Result Knockout stage Opponents Result
  Jamaica 3–1 Quarter-finals   South Africa 1–1 (5–3 p)
  Honduras 2–1 Semi-finals   Colombia 3–2

MatchEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "United States vs. Panama - 24 July 2005". Soccerway. 24 July 2005. Archived from the original on 2014-06-24. Retrieved 1 August 2021.

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