Football at the 1991 Pan American Games

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Football – Men's tournament at the XI Pan American Games
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Venue Estadio Panamericano
Dates 4–13 August
Medalists
Gold medal 
Silver medal 
Bronze medal 
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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.

Preliminary round[edit]

Group A[edit]

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
Source:

Group B[edit]

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
Source:

Final round[edit]

Bracket[edit]

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


Semifinals[edit]

Bronze Medal match[edit]

Gold Medal match[edit]


 1991 Pan American Games Winners 

United States
First title

Note[edit]

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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