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Football at the 1991 Pan American Games

The eleventh edition of the Men's Football Tournament at the Pan American Games was held in Havana, Cuba from August 4 to August 13, 1991. Eight teams competed, with title holder Brazil missing. After the preliminary round there was a knock-out stage.

Football – Men's tournament at the XI Pan American Games
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VenueEstadio Panamericano
Dates4–13 August
Medalists
Gold medal 
Silver medal 
Bronze medal 
«1987
1995»

Contents

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Mexico 3 2 1 0 12 1 +11 5 Advance to Semifinals
2   Cuba 3 1 2 0 6 3 +3 4
3   Haiti 3 1 1 1 13 8 +5 3
4   Nicaragua 3 0 0 3 1 20 −19 0
August 1991 Haiti  1–6  MexicoHavana, Cuba
August 1991 Cuba  4–1  NicaraguaHavana, Cuba
August 1991 Mexico  6–0  NicaraguaHavana, Cuba
August 1991 Cuba  2–2  HaitiHavana, Cuba
August 1991 Haiti  10–0  NicaraguaHavana, Cuba
August 1991 Cuba  0–0  MexicoHavana, Cuba

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   United States 3 3 0 0 6 2 +4 6 Advance to Semifinals
2   Honduras 3 1 1 1 5 4 +1 3
3   Suriname 3 1 1 1 4 3 +1 3
4   Canada 3 0 0 3 3 9 −6 0
August 1991 Suriname  0–1  United StatesHavana, Cuba
August 1991 Canada  1–3  HondurasHavana, Cuba
August 1991 Honduras  1–2  United StatesHavana, Cuba
August 1991 Canada  1–3  SurinameHavana, Cuba
August 1991 Honduras  1–1  SurinameHavana, Cuba
August 1991 Canada  1–3  United StatesHavana, Cuba

Final roundEdit

BracketEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
Havana
 
 
  Mexico6
 
Havana
 
  Honduras1
 
  United States2
 
Havana
 
  Mexico1
 
  United States2
 
 
  Cuba1
 
Third place
 
 
Havana
 
 
  Cuba1
 
 
  Honduras0


SemifinalsEdit

August 1991 Honduras  1–6  MexicoHavana, Cuba
August 1991 Cuba  1–2  United StatesHavana, Cuba

Bronze Medal matchEdit

August 1991 Cuba  1–0  HondurasHavana, Cuba

Gold Medal matchEdit


 1991 Pan American Games Winners 
 
United States
First title

NoteEdit

The USA's U-23 team coached by Lothar Osiander included a number of players from the highly successful U-20 World Championship squad of 1989, including Brad Friedel, Joe-Max Moore, Steve Snow, Manny Lagos, Yari Allnutt, Kasey Keller, Mike Burns, Cobi Jones and Claudio Reyna. They were also helped by the CONMEBOL boycott of the Games. High scorers for the US were Snow (four goals), and Reyna (two goals).

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