2015 Gold Cup is the 13th edition of CONCACAF confederation which will begin from 7th July to 26th July 2015. The tournament will be hosted by Canada and United States in 14 cities. Total of 12 national football teams from one confederation have qualified for this tournament. Mexico and Jamaica are the two teams that will play both Gold Cup and Copa America football competition this year.
Star Date: 7 July 2015
End Date: 26 July 2015
Panama and Haiti will play the very first game of the competition on 7th July 2015 at Toyota Stadium Frisco. Thereafter, host nation United States will play second game against Honduras at same ground.
Twelve national football teams from one confederation have qualified for this campaign. United States and Mexico are the only teams that have played every edition of Gold Cup. Canada and Costa Rica will make 13th appearance this year.
Qualified Teams: United States [hosts], Canada [hosts], Mexico, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Panama, El Salvador, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Haiti, Cuba and Honduras.
Related: Copa America 2015 all teams
|Panama vs Haiti||7 July|
|United States vs Honduras||7 July|
|Honduras vs Panama||10 July|
|United States vs Haiti||10 July|
|Haiti vs Honduras||13 July|
|Panama vs United States||13 July|
|Costa Rica vs Jamaica||8 July|
|El Salvado vs Canada||8 July|
|Jamaica vs Canada||11 July|
|Costa Rica vs El Salvador||11 July|
|Jamaica vs El Salvador||14 July|
|Canada vs Costa Rica||14 July|
|Trinidad & Tobago vs Guatemala||9 July|
|Mexico vs Cuba||9 July|
|Trinidad & Tobago vs Cuba||12 July|
|Guatemala vs Mexico||12 July|
|Cuba vs Guatemala||15 July|
|Mexico vs Trinidad & Tobago||15 July|
United States and Canada have selected 14 cities to host this competition. Toyota Stadium will host the opening game, while Lincoln Financial Field will host the final. MetLife Stadium of East Rutherford is the biggest football ground which have seating capacity of 82,566 spectators.
|East Rutherford||MetLife Stadium||82,566||Quarter finals|
|Charlotte||Bank of America Stadium||74,455||Group C|
|Atlanta||Georgia Dome||74,228||Semi finals|
|Baltimore||M&T Bank Stadium||71,008||Quarter finals|
|Philadelphia||Lincoln Financial Field||69,176||Final|
|Foxborough||Gillette Stadium||68,756||Group A|
|Glendale||University of Phoenix Stadium||63,400||Group C|
|Houston||BBVA Compass Stadium||22,039||Group B|
|Toronto||BMO Field||30,000||Group B|
|Frisco||Toyota Stadium||20,500||Group A|
|Chester||PPL Park||18,500||3rd Place Match|
|Kansas City||Sporting Park||18,467||Group A|
|Carson||StubHub Center||30,510||Group B|
|Chicago||Soldier Field||63,500||Group C|
CONCACAF have announced the telecasting rights of Gold Cup 2015. Given below is the list of worldwide broadcasters of this competition.
Africa: Super Sport Brazil: SporTV Canada: Sportsnet China: CSM Colombia: Win Sports Costa Rica: Repretel, Teletica El Salvador: Telecorporacion Salvadorena Guatemala: Canal 3 y 7 Honduras: Televicentro Hong Kong: iCable Malaysia: Astro Mexico: Televisa, TV Azteca Panama: TV Nacional de Panama, Medcom Portugal: Sport TV Singapore: Starhub South America: Gol TV Spain: Media Pro, Gol TV Thailand: Grammy United Kingdom: ESPN UK United States: Fox sports 1, Univision Rest of the world: Perform Group
Golden Boot: The award will be given to the player for scoring most number of goals throughout the competition. If there is a clash between two or more players, then players with most assist will receive this. If there is still clash, then the player who played least minutes will be honored with Golden boot award.
Golden Ball: It will be given to the most valuable player. The Technical Study Group will decide the winner.
Golden Glove: Goalkeeper with best performance will be awarded with golden glove award.
Fair Play Award: Team with fair play will receive it as decided by the technical study group.