How many times has Mexico won a major FIFA tournament?



How many times has Mexico won a major FIFA tournament?

Prior to the tournament, Mexico never won a major FIFA tournament, but came close to in the second edition (also the last edition) of the King Fahd Cup, ending up in third place, under Denmark and Argentina .

What was the 1999 Confederations Cup Final?

The 1999 FIFA Confederations Cup Final was a football match to determine the winners of the 1999 FIFA Confederations Cup, was the fourth FIFA Confederations Cup, and the second organised by FIFA, a quadrennial international men’s football tournament organised by FIFA.

Who won the 1999 World Cup in Mexico?

The match was held at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City, on 4 August 1999, and was contested by the winners of the semi-finals, Mexico and Brazil. Mexico won the match 4–3, earning their first title in history and being the first CONCACAF team to win the tournament. This was the first time Mexico had defeated Brazil in a FIFA tournament final.

Who won the 1997 Confederations Cup?

For Brazil, this was their second and consecutive final after beating Australia in the 1997 Confederations Cup Final, making them the first team to win the tournament, since FIFA took over the King Fahd Cup. This marked the first time Mexico qualified to the tournament final, and the first time a CONCACAF representative would reach the final.