Olympic Game 2016

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Men’s Football Tournament

The men’s football tournament at the 2016 Summer Olympics was held from 4 to 20 August. It was the 26th edition of the men’s Olympic football tournament. Together with the women’s competition, the 2016 Summer Olympics football tournament was be held in six cities in Brazil, including Olympic host city Rio de Janeiro, which was the host of the final at the Maracanã Stadium. Teams participating in the men’s competition were restricted to under-23 players (born on or after 1 January 1993) with a maximum of three overage players allowed.

Country Qualified from Best Medal Performance

Olympic Football 2016

Brazil Football

Brazil Host Nation Gold Medal (1900, 1908, 1912)

Denmark Football

Denmark UEFA – Europe Silver Medal (1908, 1912, 1960)

Germany Football

Germany UEFA – Europe Bronze Medal (1988)

Portugal Football

Portugal UEFA – Europe None

Sweden Football

Sweden UEFA – Europe Gold Medal (1948)

Algeria Football

Algeria CAF – AFRICA None

Nigeria Football

Nigeria CAF – AFRICA Gold Medal (1996)

South Africa Football

South Africa CAF – AFRICA None

Argentina Football

Argentina CONMEBOL – South America Gold Medal (2004, 2008)

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Colombia Football

Colombia CONMEBOL – South America None

Fiji Football

Fiji OFC – Oceania None

South Korea Football

South Korea AFC – Asia Bronze Medal (2012)

Japan Football

Japan AFC – Asia Bronze Medal (1968)

Iraq Football

Iraq AFC – Asia None

Honduras Football

Honduras CONCACAF – N & C America None

Mexico Football

Mexico CONCACAF – N & C America Gold Medal (2012)

Draw for the four groups of 4 teams took place on 14th April 2016

2016 Rio Olympic Games Men’s Football Tournament

Group A

Brazil Football

South Africa Football

Iraq Football

Denmark Football

Country Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Brazil 3 1 2 0 4 0 4 5
Denmark 3 1 1 1 1 4 −3 4
Iraq 3 0 3 0 1 1 0 3
South Africa 3 0 2 1 1 2 −1 2
4th August 2016, 13:00 Brasília Iraq 0 – 0 Denmark 18,000
4th August 2016, 16:00 Brasília Brazil 0 – 0 South Africa 69,389
7th August 2016, 19:00 Brasília Denmark 1 – 0 South Africa 32,314
7th August 2016, 22:00 Brasília Brazil 0 – 0 Iraq 65,829
10th August 2016, 22:00 Salvador Denmark 0 – 4 Brazil _
10th August 2016, 22:00 São Paulo South Africa 1 – 1 Iraq _

Group  B

Sweden Football

Colombia Football

Nigeria Football

Japan Football

Country Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Nigeria 3 2 0 1 6 6 0 6
Colombia 3 1 2 0 6 4 2 5
Japan 3 1 1 1 7 7 0 4
Sweden 3 0 1 2 2 4 −2 1
4th August 2016, 18:00 Manus Sweden 2 – 2 Colombia 29,996
4th August 2016, 21:00 Manus Nigeria 5 – 4 Japan 29,996
7th August 2016, 18:00 Manus Sweden 0 – 1 Nigeria 23,892
7th August 2016, 21:00 Manus Japan 2 – 2 Colombia 26,603
10th August 2016, 19:00 Salvador Japan 1 – 0 Sweden 17,821

Group  C

Fiji Football

South Korea Football

Mexico Football

Germany Football

Country Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
South Korea 3 2 1 0 12 3 9 7
Germany 3 1 2 0 15 5 10 5
Mexico 3 1 1 1 7 4 3 4
Fiji 3 0 0 3 1 23 −22 0
4th August 2016, 17:00 Salvador Mexico 2 – 2 Germany 16,500
4th August 2016, 21:00 Salvador Fiji 0 – 8 South Korea 16,000
7th August 2016, 13:00 Salvador Fiji 1 – 5 Mexico 11,200
7th August 2016, 16:00 Salvador Germany 3 – 3 South Korea 17,121
10th August 2016, 16:00 Belo Horizonte Germany 10 – 0 Fiji 16,521

Group  D

Honduras Football

Algeria Football

Portugal Football

Argentina Football

Country Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Portugal 3 2 1 0 5 2 3 7
Honduras 3 1 1 1 5 5 0 4
Argentina 3 1 1 1 3 4 −1 4
Algeria 3 0 1 2 4 6 −2 1
4th August 2016, 15:00 Rio de Janeiro Honduras 3 – 2 Algeria 20,000
4th August 2016, 18:00 Rio de Janeiro Portugal 2 – 0 Argentina 37,407
7th August 2016, 15:00 Rio de Janeiro Honduras 1 – 2 Portugal 32,928
7th August 2016, 18:00 Rio de Janeiro Argentina 2 – 1 Algeria 37,450
10th August 2016, 13:00 Brasília Argentina 1 – 1 Honduras 16,029

Knock-Out Phase

Quarter Finals
13th August 2016, 13:00 São Paulo Brazil 2 – 0 Colombia 41,560
13th August 2016, 16:00 Belo Horizonte South Korea 0 – 1 Honduras 36,704
13th August 2016, 19:00 Salvador Nigeria 2 – 0 Denmark 30,307
13th August 2016, 22:00 Brasília Portugal 0 – 4 Germany 55,412
Semi Finals
17th August 2016, 13:00 Rio de Janeiro Nigeria 0 – 2 Germany 35,562
17th August 2016, 16:00 São Paulo Brazil 6 – 0 Honduras 52,457
Third Place (Bronze Medal) Play-Off
20th August 2016, 13:00 Belo Horizonte Honduras 2 – 3 Nigeria 9,091
2016 Olympic Games Men's Football Final
20th August 2016, 17:30 Rio de Janeiro Brazil 1 – 1 aet (pens 5-4) Germany 63,707

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