1998 Toulon Tournament

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1998 Toulon Tournament
Tournament details
Host country France France
Dates 14 May – 23 May
Teams 8 (from 4 confederations)
Venue(s) Arles, Aubagne, Cannes, La Seyne-sur-Mer, Lorgues, Mallemort, Manosque, Nîmes, Six-Fours-les-Plages, Toulon
Final positions
Champions  Argentina (2nd title)
Runners-up  France
Third place  Portugal
Fourth place  China PR
Tournament statistics
Matches played 18
Goals scored 58 (3.22 per match)
Top scorer(s) Argentina Guerrero, England Emile Heskey)
Best player Argentina Juan Román Riquelme
1997
1999

The 1998 Toulon Tournament was the 26th edition of the Toulon Tournament. The competition took place between 14 May and 23 May 1998 [1] mostly in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of South Eastern France. Argentina achieved their second title, beating France 2-0 in the Final.

Participants[edit]

Venues[edit]

The matches were played in these communes:

Results[edit]

Group A[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Argentina 3 2 0 1 3 3 +0 6
 France 3 1 2 0 4 1 +3 5
 England 3 1 1 1 4 4 +0 4
 South Africa 3 0 1 2 1 4 –3 1
Argentina 1 – 0South Africa 
Guerrero

France 1 – 1England 
Sana Heskey

England 3 – 1South Africa 
Lampard
Heskey (2)
Salmon

France 3 – 0Argentina 
Moreira
Saha
Dabo

Argentina 2 – 0England 
Quintana
Guerrero

France 0 – 0South Africa 

Group B[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Portugal 3 2 0 1 2 1 +1 6
 China PR 3 1 2 0 3 2 +1 5
 Brazil 3 1 1 1 4 3 +1 4
 Germany 3 0 1 2 2 5 –3 1

All times local (CEST)

Germany 1 – 1China PR 
Hertzch Sui Dongliang

Portugal 1 – 0Brazil 
Boa Morte

China PR 1 – 0Portugal 
Li Jinyu

Brazil 3 – 1Germany 
Eriberto (2)
Adailton
Sidney (o.g.)

Brazil 1 – 1China PR 
Leandro Ma Yongkang

Portugal 1 – 0Germany 
Jose Antonio

Knockout stage[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Argentina 1 – 0China PR 
Galetti Goal 91'

France 0 – 0Portugal 
Penalties
4 – 1

Third place play-off[edit]

Portugal 2 – 0 China PR
Boa Morte
Delfim
Report

Final[edit]

Argentina 2 – 0France 
F.Guerrero Goal 48'
W. Samuel Goal 69'

References[edit]

  1. ^ 26ème Festival Foot "Espoirs"
  2. ^ "Les equipes". Archived from the original on 2014-07-13. Retrieved 2015-01-26.

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