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2009 FIFA Confederations Cup

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The Confederations Cup: Its Past and Future Importance to the USMNT

Beyond the joys a U.S. win against Mexico brings or the chance to lift a trophy, the biggest prize in Saturday’s CONCACAF Cup match is claiming the region’s berth at the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia. Having morphed over the years from a four-team competition to one that moved around the world, since 2005 the Confederations Cup has found its home as a World Cup curtain raiser

The Confederations Cup: Its Past and Future Importance to the USMNT

Beyond the joys a U.S. win against Mexico brings or the chance to lift a trophy, the biggest prize in Saturday’s CONCACAF Cup match is claiming the region’s berth at the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia. Having morphed over the years from a four-team competition to one that moved around the world, since 2005 the Confederations Cup has found its home as a World Cup curtain raiser

Schedule

Results

Date Matchup Result Venue Attendance Goal Scorers
June 28, 2009 MNT vs Brazil 2-3 L Ellis Park; Johannesburg 52,291 Dempsey, Donovan
June 24, 2009 MNT vs Spain 2-0 W Free State Stadium; Manguang/Bloemfontein, South Africa 35,396 Altidore, Dempsey
June 21, 2009 MNT vs Egypt 3-0 W Royal Bafokeng Stadium; Rustenburg, South Africa 23,140 Davies, Bradley, Dempsey
June 18, 2009 MNT vs Brazil 0-3 L Loftus Versfeld; Tshwane/Pretoria, South Africa 39,617 --
June 15, 2009 MNT vs Italy 1-3 L Loftus Versfeld; Tshwane/Pretoria, South Africa 34,341 Donovan
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