2007 Peace Cup

The 2007 Peace Cup Korea was a football tournament held in South Korea between 12 July and 21 August 2007.[citation needed] It was the third edition of Peace Cup. Lyon defeated Bolton Wanderers 1–0 in the final on 21 July, to become the winner first time in its last three participation.

2007 Peace Cup
2007 Peace Cup Korea
Tournament details
Host countrySouth Korea
Dates12 July - 21 July
Teams8 (from 4 confederations)
Venue(s)5 (in 5 host cities)
Final positions
ChampionsFrance Lyon (1st title)
Runners-upEngland Bolton Wanderers
Tournament statistics
Matches played13
Goals scored24 (1.85 per match)
Top scorer(s)Sweden Kim Källström
England Kevin Nolan
France Nicolas Anelka
Mexico Jesus Padilla
France Karim Benzema
Mexico Sergio Santana
Argentina Matías Abelairas(two goals)
Best player(s)France Karim Benzema
2005
2009

VenuesEdit

Seoul Suwon Seongnam Goyang
Seoul World Cup Stadium Suwon World Cup Stadium Tancheon Sports Complex Goyang Stadium
Capacity: 66,806 Capacity: 43,959 Capacity: 16,250 Capacity: 41,311
   
2007 Peace Cup (South Korea)
Daegu Busan Ulsan Gwangyang
Daegu World Cup Stadium Busan Asiad Stadium Ulsan Munsu Football Stadium Gwangyang Football Stadium
Capacity: 66,422 Capacity: 53,864 Capacity: 44,474 Capacity: 20,009
 

MatchesEdit

All times are Korea Standard Time (UTC+9).

Group StageEdit

The teams placed first (shaded in green) will be qualified to the Final.

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Bolton Wanderers 3 2 1 0 5 2 +3 7
  Guadalajara 3 2 0 1 6 2 +4 6
  Seongnam Ilhwa Chunma 3 0 2 1 1 2 -1 2
  Racing de Santander 3 0 1 2 1 7 -6 1
Seongnam Ilhwa Chunma  1 – 1  Bolton Wanderers
Nam   87' Nolan   78'

Guadalajara  5 – 0  Racing de Santander
Santana   15'
Nava   18'
Padilla   57'   68'
Morales   90'


Bolton Wanderers  2 – 0  Guadalajara
Harsányi   46'
Nolan   76'


Racing de Santander  1 – 2  Bolton Wanderers
Colsa   26' Anelka   58'   69'

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Lyon 3 2 0 1 5 2 3 6
  Reading 3 2 0 1 2 1 1 6
  River Plate 3 2 0 1 3 3 0 6
  Shimizu S-Pulse 3 0 0 3 0 4 -4 0
Shimizu S-Pulse  0 – 2  Lyon
Benzema   29'
Mounier   86'



Reading  1 – 0  Lyon
Cox   62'


Lyon  3 – 1  River Plate
Benzema   6'
Ben Arfa   24'
Källström   90+3' (pen.)
Ruben   14'

The FinalEdit

2007 Peace Cup Winners
 
Lyon

GoalscorersEdit

2 goals
1 goal

Broadcasting rightsEdit

Following broadcasting systems has the rights for the broadcast of 2007 Peace Cup.

  Spain:

  South Korea:

  England:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "La Sexta emitirá en exclusiva la Peace Cup de Sevilla". Lacoctelera. 3 July 2007. Retrieved 13 July 2007.[dead link]
  2. ^ "La Sexta & TV3 To Carry Real Valladolid-Barcelona Game". Goal.com. Archived from the original on 2 August 2009. Retrieved 15 July 2007.
  3. ^ "SBS broadcasts Peace Cup" (in Korean). Segye.com. Retrieved 15 July 2007.

External linksEdit