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2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup
Copa de Oro de la Concacaf 2017 '
Tournament details
Host country United States
Dates 7–26 July
Teams 12 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) 14 (in 14 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  United States (6th title)
Runners-up  Jamaica
Tournament statistics
Matches played 25
Goals scored 55 (2.2 per match)
Attendance 819,592 (32,784 per match)
Top scorer(s) Canada Alphonso Davies
Martinique Kévin Parsemain
United States Jordan Morris
(3 goals each)
Best player United States Michael Bradley
2015
2019

The 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup was the 14th CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament. It featured teams from North and Central America, along with some Caribbean teams. The tournament was played between 7–26 July 2017. It was hosted by the United States.

Mexico were the defending champions.

Teams

Results

Group stage

Group A

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  Costa Rica 3 2 1 0 5 1 +4 7
2  Canada 3 1 2 0 5 3 +2 5
3  Honduras 3 1 1 1 3 1 +2 4
4  French Guiana 3 0 0 3 2 10 –8 0
7 July 2017
French Guiana  2–4  Canada
Honduras  0–1  Costa Rica
11 July 2017
Costa Rica  1–1  Canada
Honduras  3–0  French Guiana
14 July 2017
Costa Rica  3–0  French Guiana
Canada  0–0  Honduras

Group B

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  United States (host) 3 2 1 0 7 3 +4 7
2  Panama 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 7
3  Martinique 3 1 0 2 4 6 –2 3
4  Nicaragua 3 0 0 3 1 7 –6 0
8 July 2017
United States  1–1  Panama
Martinique  2–0  Nicaragua
12 July 2017
Panama  2–1  Nicaragua
United States  3–2  Martinique
15 July 2017
Panama  3–0  Martinique
Nicaragua  0–3  United States

Group C

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  Mexico 3 2 1 0 5 1 +4 7
2  Jamaica 3 1 2 0 3 1 +2 5
3  El Salvador 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 4
4  Curaçao 3 0 0 3 0 6 –6 0
9 July 2017
Curaçao  0–2  Jamaica
Mexico  3–1  El Salvador
13 July 2017
El Salvador  2–0  Curaçao
Mexico  0–0  Jamaica
16 July 2017
Jamaica  1–1  El Salvador
Curaçao  0–2  Mexico

Ranking of third-placed teams

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  Honduras 3 1 1 1 3 1 +2 4
2  El Salvador 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 4
3  Martinique 3 1 0 2 4 6 –2 3

Knockout stage

There will be no third-placed match in this tournament.

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                   
19 July – Philadelphia        
  Costa Rica  1
22 July – Arlington
  Panama  0  
  Costa Rica  0
19 July – Philadelphia
    United States  2  
  United States  2
26 July – Santa Clara
  El Salvador  0  
  United States  2
20 July – Glendale
    Jamaica  1
  Mexico  1
23 July – Pasadena
  Honduras  0  
  Mexico  0
20 July – Glendale
    Jamaica  1  
  Jamaica  2
  Canada  1  

Statistics

Top scorers

3 goals
2 goals
1 goal
  • Canada Scott Arfield
  • Canada Junior Hoilett
  • Canada Dejan Jakovic
  • Costa Rica Francisco Calvo
  • Costa Rica David Ramírez
  • Costa Rica Ariel Francisco Rodríguez
  • Costa Rica Marco Ureña
  • Costa Rica Rodney Wallace
  • El Salvador Gerson Mayen
  • El Salvador Rodolfo Zelaya
  • French Guiana Roy Contout
  • French Guiana Sloan Privat
  • Jamaica Shaun Francis
  • Jamaica Kemar Lawrence
  • Jamaica Je-Vaughn Watson
  • Martinique Steeven Langil
  • Mexico Edson Álvarez
  • Mexico Elías Hernández
  • Mexico Hedgardo Marín
  • Mexico Orbelín Pineda
  • Mexico Rodolfo Pizarro
  • Mexico Ángel Sepúlveda
  • Nicaragua Carlos Chavarría
  • Panama Abdiel Arroyo
  • Panama Miguel Camargo
  • Panama Ismael Díaz
  • Panama Michael Amir Murillo
  • United States Joe Corona
  • United States Clint Dempsey
  • United States Dom Dwyer
  • United States Eric Lichaj
  • United States Matt Miazga
  • United States Kelyn Rowe
1 own goal
  • Panama Aníbal Godoy (against Costa Rica)

Tournament rankings

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  United States 6 5 1 0 13 4 +9 16
2  Jamaica 6 3 2 1 7 4 +3 11
Eliminated in the Semi-finals
3  Mexico 5 3 1 1 6 2 +4 10
4  Costa Rica 5 3 1 1 6 3 +3 10
Eliminated in the Quarter-finals
5  Panama 4 2 1 1 6 3 +3 7
6  Canada 4 1 2 1 6 5 +1 5
7  Honduras 4 1 1 2 3 2 +1 4
8  El Salvador 4 1 1 2 4 6 –2 4
Eliminated in the Group stage
9  Martinique 3 1 0 2 4 6 –2 3
10  Nicaragua 3 0 0 3 1 7 –6 0
11  Curaçao 3 0 0 3 0 6 –6 0
12  French Guiana 3 0 0 3 2 10 –8 0
  • Rankings are based on performance, not team skill. Also, these rankings are unofficial and are not based on head-to-head record.
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