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The 1999 FIFA Confederations Cup was the fourth FIFA Confederations Cup, and the second organized by FIFAmarker. The tournament was hosted by Mexicomarker between 25 July and 4 August 1999. It was won by Mexico, who beat Brazil 4–3 in the final. The competition was to originally be held in three stadiums, in three cities in the country. However, since the stadiums in Monterreymarker were sponsored by a competing beer company than the official advertiser, the city was left out of the tournament all together.

Participating teams

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Team Confederation Qualification Participation
CONCACAF hosts and 1998 CONCACAF Gold Cup winners 3rd
CONMEBOL Copa América 1997 runners-up 1st
CONMEBOL Copa América 1997 winners and 1998 FIFA World Cup runners-up1 2nd
CAF 1998 African Cup of Nations winners 1st
UEFA UEFA Euro 1996 winners 1st
OFC 1998 OFC Nations Cup winners 1st
AFC 1996 AFC Asian Cup winners 4th
CONCACAF 1998 CONCACAF Gold Cup runners-up 2nd


1France, the 1998 FIFA World Cup winner declined to participate.

Venues

The matches were played in:

Mexico Citymarker Guadalajaramarker
Estadio Aztecamarker Estadio Jaliscomarker
Capacity: 115,000 Capacity: 66,700


Match officials

Africa
Asia
Europe


North America, Central America and Caribbean
South America


Squads

For a list of all squads that appeared in the final tournament see, 1999 FIFA Confederations Cup squads

Group stage

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
3 2 1 0 8 3 +5 7
3 1 1 1 6 6 0 4
3 0 2 1 2 3 −1 2
3 0 2 1 5 9 −4 2

















Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
3 3 0 0 7 0 +7 9
3 2 0 1 4 2 +2 6
3 1 0 2 2 6 −4 3
3 0 0 3 1 6 −5 0

















Knockout stage

Semi-finals




Third place play-off

Final

Title

Awards

Golden Ball Winner Golden Shoe Winner FIFA Fair Play Trophy
Ronaldinho Ronaldinho



Silver Ball Winner Silver Shoe Winner
Cuauhtémoc Blanco Cuauhtémoc Blanco
Bronze Ball Winner Bronze Shoe Winner
Marzouq Al-Otaibi Marzouq Al-Otaibi


Top scorers

6 goals
4 goals
3 goals


Notes




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