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2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup
Copa de Oro de la Concacaf 2015
Tournament details
Host countries Canada
United States
Dates July 7–26
Teams 12
Venue(s) 14 (in 14 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Mexico (10th title)
Runner-up  Jamaica
Third place  Panama
Fourth place  United States
Tournament statistics
Matches played 26
Goals scored 62 (2.38 per match)
Attendance 1,090,396 (41,938 per match)
Top scorer(s) United States Clint Dempsey
(7 goals)
Best player Mexico Andrés Guardado
Best young player Mexico Jesús Corona
Best goalkeeper United States Brad Guzan
Fair play award  Jamaica
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2017

The 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup was the 13th edition of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. It took place in the United States and Canada.

Qualified teams

Group stage

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 United States 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 7
 Haiti 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 4
 Panama 3 0 3 0 3 3 0 3
 Honduras 3 0 1 2 2 4 –2 1

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Jamaica 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 7
 Costa Rica 3 0 3 0 3 3 0 3
 El Salvador 3 0 2 1 1 2 –1 2
 Canada 3 0 2 1 0 1 –1 2

Group C

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Trinidad and Tobago 3 2 1 0 9 5 +4 7
 Mexico 3 1 2 0 10 4 +6 5
 Cuba 3 1 0 2 1 8 –7 3
 Guatemala 3 0 1 2 1 4 –3 1

Ranking of third placed teams

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Panama 3 0 3 0 3 3 0 3
 Cuba 3 1 0 2 1 8 –7 3
 El Salvador 3 0 2 1 1 2 –1 2

Knockout stage

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                   
       
 United States United States  6
 Cuba Cuba  0  
 United States United States  1
   Jamaica Jamaica  2  
 Haiti Haiti  0
 Jamaica Jamaica  1  
 Jamaica Jamaica  1
   Mexico Mexico  3
 Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago  1 (5)
 Panama Panama (pen)  1 (6)  
 Panama Panama  1 Third place match
   Mexico Mexico (aet)  2  
 Mexico Mexico (aet)  1  United States United States  1 (2)
 Costa Rica Costa Rica  0    Panama Panama (pen)  1 (3)

All match times below are in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

Quarterfinals

July 18, 2015 (2015-07-18)
17:00
United States  6–0  Cuba M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore
Attendance: 37,994
Referee: Henry Bejarano
Dempsey Goal 4'64' (pen.)78'
Zardes Goal 15'
Jóhannsson Goal 32'
Gonzalez Goal 45'
Report

July 18, 2015 (2015-07-18)
20:00
Haiti  0–1  Jamaica M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore
Attendance: 37,994
Referee: César Ramos
Report Barnes Goal 6'

July 19, 2015 (2015-07-19)
16:30
Trinidad and Tobago  1–1
(a.e.t.)
 Panama MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford
Attendance: 74,187
Referee: Héctor Rodríguez
K. Jones Goal 53' Report Tejada Goal 36'
  Penalties  
Guerra Scored
Bateau Missed
J. Jones Missed
Williams Scored
K. Jones Scored
Abu Bakr Scored
Cyrus Missed
Boucaud Scored
Peltier Missed
5–6 Missed R. Torres
Scored G. Torres
Missed Davis
Scored Arroyo
Scored Cooper
Scored Cummings
Missed Quintero
Scored Pérez
Scored Pimentel

July 19, 2015 (2015-07-19)
19:30
Mexico  1–0
(a.e.t.)
 Costa Rica MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford
Attendance: 74,187
Referee: Walter López
Guardado Goal 120+4' (pen.) Report

Semifinals

July 22, 2015 (2015-07-22)
18:00
United States  1–2  Jamaica Georgia Dome, Atlanta
Attendance: 70,511
Referee: Ricardo Montero
Bradley Goal 47' Report Mattocks Goal 30'
Barnes Goal 35'

July 22, 2015 (2015-07-22)
21:00
Panama  1–2
(a.e.t.)
 Mexico Georgia Dome, Atlanta
Attendance: 70,511
Referee: Mark Geiger
R. Torres Goal 57' Report Guardado Goal 90+10' (pen.)105+1' (pen.)

Third place playoff

July 25, 2015 (2015-07-25)
16:00
United States  1–1  Panama PPL Park, Chester
Attendance: 12,598
Referee: Óscar Moncada
Dempsey Goal 70' Report Nurse Goal 55'
  Penalties  
Jóhannsson Scored
Dempsey Scored
Johnson Missed
Bradley Missed
Beasley Missed
2–3 Scored R. Torres
Scored Arroyo
Missed Cooper
Scored Cummings

Final

July 26, 2015 (2015-07-26)
20:00
Jamaica  1–3  Mexico Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia
Attendance: 68,930
Referee: Joel Aguilar
Mattocks Goal 78' Report Guardado Goal 31'
Corona Goal 46'
Peralta Goal 60'

Statistics

Goalscorers

7 goals
  • United States Clint Dempsey
6 goals
  • Mexico Andrés Guardado
4 goals
  • Mexico Oribe Peralta
2 goals
  • Haiti Duckens Nazon
  • Jamaica Darren Mattocks
  • Jamaica Giles Barnes
  • Jamaica Garath McCleary
  • Mexico Carlos Vela
  • Panama Luis Tejada
  • Trinidad and Tobago Sheldon Bateau
  • Trinidad and Tobago Keron Cummings
  • Trinidad and Tobago Kenwyne Jones
  • United States Michael Bradley
1 goal
  • Costa Rica Roy Miller
  • Costa Rica David Ramírez
  • Costa Rica Bryan Ruiz
  • Cuba Maikel Reyes
  • El Salvador Dustin Corea
  • Guatemala Carlos Ruiz
  • Honduras Carlos Discua
  • Honduras Andy Najar
  • Jamaica Rodolph Austin
  • Jamaica Jobi McAnuff
  • Mexico Giovani dos Santos
  • Mexico Jesús Corona
  • Mexico Paul Aguilar
  • Panama Roberto Nurse
  • Panama Blas Pérez
  • Panama Alberto Quintero
  • Panama Román Torres
  • Trinidad and Tobago Andre Boucaud
  • Trinidad and Tobago Cordell Cato
  • Trinidad and Tobago Joevin Jones
  • Trinidad and Tobago Yohance Marshall
  • United States Omar Gonzalez
  • United States Aron Jóhannsson
  • United States Gyasi Zardes
1 own goal
  • Trinidad and Tobago Kenwyne Jones (playing against Mexico)

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