Football at the 1995 Pan American Games

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1995 Pan American Games
Tournament details
Host country Argentina
City Mar del Plata
Dates 10 March 1995 (1995-03-10)
24 March 1995 (1995-03-24)
Teams 12
Venue(s)  (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Argentina (5th title)
Runners-up  Mexico
Third place  Colombia
Fourth place  Honduras
Tournament statistics
Matches played 26
Goals scored 71 (2.73 per match)
1991
1999

The twelfth edition of the Men's Football Tournament at the Pan American Games was held in Mar del Plata, Argentina from March 10 to March 24, 1995. Twelve teams competed, with title defender USA being eliminated in the first round. After the preliminary round there was a knock-out stage.

Qualification[edit]

For more details on this topic, see Football at the 1995 Pan American Games qualification.

Group stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1  Argentina 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 7 Qualified to the Final round
2  Paraguay 3 2 0 1 4 1 +3 6
3  Honduras 3 1 1 1 6 4 +2 4
4  United States 3 0 0 3 0 9 −9 0

11 March 1995 (1995-03-11)
Paraguay  2–0  Honduras

11 March 1995 (1995-03-11)
Argentina  3–0  United States

13 March 1995 (1995-03-13)
United States  0–2  Paraguay

13 March 1995 (1995-03-13)
Argentina  2–2  Honduras

15 March 1995 (1995-03-15)
United States  0–4  Honduras

15 March 1995 (1995-03-15)
Argentina  1–0  Paraguay


Group B[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1  Brazil 3 2 1 0 5 2 +3 7 Qualified to the Final round
2  Costa Rica 3 2 0 1 10 3 +7 6
3  Chile 3 1 1 1 3 5 −2 4
4  Bermuda 3 0 0 3 0 8 −8 0

9 March 1995 (1995-03-09)
Brazil  2–1  Costa Rica

9 March 1995 (1995-03-09)
Chile  1–0  Bermuda

12 March 1995 (1995-03-12)
Brazil  2–0  Bermuda

12 March 1995 (1995-03-12)
Costa Rica  4–1  Chile

14 March 1995 (1995-03-14)
Costa Rica  5–0  Bermuda

14 March 1995 (1995-03-14)
Brazil  1–1  Chile


Group C[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1  Mexico 3 3 0 0 8 2 +6 9 Qualified to the Final round
2  Colombia 3 2 0 1 7 3 +4 6
3  Ecuador 3 1 0 2 6 10 −4 3
4  Trinidad and Tobago 3 0 0 3 1 7 −6 0

9 March 1995 (1995-03-09)
Mexico  4–2  Ecuador

9 March 1995 (1995-03-09)
Colombia  2–0  Trinidad and Tobago

12 March 1995 (1995-03-12)
Mexico  1–0  Trinidad and Tobago

12 March 1995 (1995-03-12)
Colombia  5–0  Ecuador

14 March 1995 (1995-03-14)
Mexico  3–0  Colombia

14 March 1995 (1995-03-14)
Trinidad and Tobago  1–4  Ecuador

Knockout stage[edit]

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                   
Mar del Plata        
  Brazil  0 (7)
Mar del Plata
  Honduras  0 (8)  
  Honduras  2
Mar del Plata
    Argentina  3  
  Argentina  1
Mar del Plata
  Chile  0  
  Argentina  0 (5)
Mar del Plata
    Mexico  0 (4)
  Mexico  3
Mar del Plata
  Costa Rica  2  
  Mexico  2 Third place
Mar del Plata
    Colombia  1  
  Colombia  2   Colombia  3
  Paraguay  0     Honduras  0
Mar del Plata

Quarter finals[edit]


Brazil  0–0  Honduras
  Penalties  
7–8


Argentina  1–0  Chile
Notes
  • Honduras won 8–7 on penalties; goalkeeper Milton Flores (Honduras) saved three penalties and scored the decisive one.

Semi finals[edit]


Mexico  3–0  Colombia
Notes
  • Arley Betancourt (COL) was sent off, after the referee in the face. He was suspended for one year.

Bronze medal match[edit]

Gold Medal match[edit]

24 March 1995
Final
Argentina  0–0  Mexico
  Penalties  
5–4
Estadio José María Minella
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: Guevara (ECU)

Award[edit]

 1995 Pan American Games Winners 

Argentina
Fifth title

Squads[edit]

 Argentina[edit]

Honduras Honduras[edit]

References[edit]