2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final

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2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final
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Event2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup
Date26 July 2015
VenueLincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia
RefereeJoel Aguilar (El Salvador)
Attendance68,930
2013
2017

The 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final decided the winners of the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup. It was held on 26 July 2015 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, and contested by Jamaica and Mexico.[1][2] It was Jamaica's first final of a CONCACAF championship, and Mexico's 12th; they won a record 10th with a 3–1 victory.[3][4]

Mexico advanced to a one-match play-off, which was held on 10 October 2015, against the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup winners, the United States, for the opportunity to represent CONCACAF in the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia.[5]

Route to the final[edit]

Jamaica Round Mexico
Opponents Result Group stage Opponents Result
 Costa Rica 2–2 Match 1  Cuba 6–0
 Canada 1–0 Match 2  Guatemala 0–0
 El Salvador 1–0 Match 3  Trinidad and Tobago 4–4
Group B winners
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Jamaica 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 7 Advance to knockout stage
2  Costa Rica 3 0 3 0 3 3 0 3
3  El Salvador 3 0 2 1 1 2 −1 2
4  Canada (H) 3 0 2 1 0 1 −1 2
Source: CONCACAF
(H) Host.
Final standings Group C runners-up
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Trinidad and Tobago 3 2 1 0 9 5 +4 7 Advance to knockout stage
2  Mexico 3 1 2 0 10 4 +6 5
3  Cuba 3 1 0 2 1 8 −7 3
4  Guatemala 3 0 1 2 1 4 −3 1
Source: CONCACAF
Opponents Result Knockout stage Opponents Result
 Haiti 1–0 Quarterfinals  Costa Rica 1–0 (a.e.t.)
 United States 2–1 Semifinals  Panama 2–1 (a.e.t.)

Match details[edit]

Jamaica 1–3 Mexico
Mattocks Goal 78' Report Guardado Goal 31'
Corona Goal 46'
Peralta Goal 60'
Jamaica
Mexico
GK 23 Ryan Thompson
RB 19 Adrian Mariappa
CB 3 Michael Hector
CB 4 Wes Morgan
LB 20 Kemar Lawrence
RM 22 Garath McCleary Substituted off 59'
CM 15 Je-Vaughn Watson Yellow card 23'Substituted off 88'
CM 17 Rodolph Austin Yellow card 30'
LM 10 Jobi McAnuff
CF 18 Simon Dawkins Substituted off 73'
CF 9 Giles Barnes
Substitutes
GK 1 Andre Blake
MF 2 Chris Humphrey Substituted in 73'
DF 6 Lance Laing
MF 7 Andre Clennon
FW 8 Michael Seaton Substituted in 88'
FW 11 Darren Mattocks Substituted in 59'
GK 13 Dwayne Miller
FW 14 Allan Ottey
FW 16 Joel Grant
MF 24 Omar Holness
DF 25 Sean McFarlane
Manager
Germany Winfried Schäfer
GK 13 Guillermo Ochoa
RWB 22 Paul Aguilar
CB 5 Diego Reyes Yellow card 34'
CB 2 Francisco Rodríguez
CB 15 Oswaldo Alanís
LWB 7 Miguel Layún
CM 20 Jesús Dueñas Yellow card 6' Substituted off 85'
CM 8 Jonathan Dos Santos
CM 18 Andrés Guardado Substituted off 61'
CF 9 Jesús Corona Substituted off 81'
CF 19 Oribe Peralta
Substitutes
GK 1 Moisés Muñoz
DF 4 Miguel Ángel Herrera
MF 6 Héctor Herrera
FW 10 Giovani Dos Santos
GK 12 Jonathan Orozco
FW 14 Javier Orozco Substituted in 85'
DF 16 Antonio Ríos
DF 17 Jorge Torres Nilo Substituted in 61'
MF 21 Carlos Esquivel Substituted in 81'
MF 23 José Vázquez
Manager
Mexico Miguel Herrera
Assistant referees
El Salvador Juan Zumba
United States CJ Morgante
Fourth official
Panama Jhon Pitti
Fifth official
Costa Rica Leonel Leal

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mexico's Guardado keeps calm from the spot as Panama rage at 'stolen goal'". Guardian. 22 July 2015. Retrieved 23 July 2015.
  2. ^ "USA crash out of Gold Cup as Jamaica upset the odds to reach first final". Guardian. 22 July 2015. Retrieved 23 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Jamaica 1-3 Mexico: Andres Guardado, Jesus Corona and Oribe Peralta all on target as El Tri stroll to CONCACAF Gold Cup glory". Daily Mail. 27 July 2015. Retrieved 27 July 2015.
  4. ^ "Gold Cup final 2015: Mexico beat Jamaica 3-1 – as it happened". Guardian. 25 July 2015. Retrieved 27 July 2015.
  5. ^ "USA national team to play in 2017 Confederations Cup playoff match after semifinal loss to Jamaica". Mlsoccer.com. 22 July 2015. Retrieved 23 July 2015.
Notes
  1. ^ The kickoff time was delayed by 30 minutes.

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