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2015 Gold Cup Football

2015 Gold Cup Start Date, Schedule, Teams, Stadiums, Broadcast Rights

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.

 2015 Gold Cup Football

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2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup Start Date

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.

Qualified Teams of Gold Cup 2015

2015 Gold Cup teams

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

Schedule of Gold Cup 2015 Football

Group A 
Match Date
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
Group B 
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
Group C 
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

Stadiums and Venues

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.

Venue Stadium Capacity Round
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

Telecast / Broadcasting Rights of Gold Cup 2015

CONCACAF have announced the telecasting rights of Gold Cup 2015. Given below is the list of worldwide broadcasters of this competition.

2015 Gold Cup broadcasting rights

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

Related: Copa America 2015 worldwide telecast channels

Awards and Honors

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.

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