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Football at the 1971 Pan American Games

The sixth edition of the football tournament at the Pan American Games was held in five cities in Colombia: Cali (main city of the Games) Cartago, Buga, Palmira and Tuluá, from July 31 to August 12, 1971. Twelve teams divided in three groups of four did compete in a round-robin competition, with Mexico defending the title. After the preliminary round there was a final round.

Football – Men's tournament at the VI Pan American Games
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VenueEstadio Olímpico Pascual Guerrero
Dates31 July–12 August
Gold medal 
Silver medal 
Bronze medal 


Preliminary roundEdit

Group A (Cali)Edit

Group B (Cartago)Edit

Group C (Buga and Tuluá)Edit

Final Round (Buga, Cali and Palmira)Edit



 1971 Pan American Games Winners 
Fourth title

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